Last Updated on September 24, 2020 by Christopher G Mendla
I was working in Ubuntu terminals both locally and on a Digital Ocean Droplet. I wanted to find a command that I used previously but it was not saved in the terminal history. This is a design feature but can be overridden.
Last Updated on January 19, 2020 by Christopher G Mendla
I was trying to install ClamAv on two of my Ubuntu machines. I got a ‘could not get lock’ error. A lot of the posts I found said to delete /var/lib/dpkg/lock. DO NOT DO THIS UNTIL YOU EXHAUST ALL OTHER OPTIONS.
Determining the exact version of Linux you are running is fairly simple. Use this command to find your Linux version.
Last Updated on January 17, 2020 by Christopher G Mendla
THIS was driving me batty. I have Putty running on Ubuntu which runs on an Oracle Virtualbox on a Win 10 machine. I was trying to copy and paste and getting nowhere. The solution turned out to be pretty simple
Last Updated on November 29, 2019 by Christopher G Mendla
There is a very good tutorial that shows how to install or run Ubuntu from a memory stick using Rufus
The Developer Edition of Firefox provides a lot of useful tools.
I needed to add a launcher for an app in Ubuntu