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How to reset the root password on Linux and FreeBSD

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How to reset the root password on Linux and FreeBSD
Listed below are the step by step procedures to reset the root password in different versions of CentOS, CoreOS, Debian, Ubuntu and FreeBSD. Begin this procedure by booting your server into single user mode.

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Installing Laravel PHP Framework on Ubuntu for Apache

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Installing Laravel PHP Framework on Ubuntu for Apache
Laravel is a very popular open source PHP framework aimed at easy development of applications. If you are looking for a new PHP framework to try, you should give Laravel a try.
The following guide will allow you to run Laravel on a Ubuntu 15.10 based Apache server.

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Microsoft Azure Series – Creating a Linux virtual machine from custom image

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Microsoft Azure Series – Creating a Linux virtual machine from custom image
In the first tutorial, we have learned how to deploy a new virtual machine from default Azure images. In this tutorial, we are going to find out how we can use our existing virtual machine to duplicate it or save as image for further usage.

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How to Install Piwik with Nginx on Ubuntu 15.10

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How to Install Piwik with Nginx on Ubuntu 15.10
Piwik is the leading open source web analytics application, it has been developed to provide an alternative to google-analytics. In this tutorial, I will show you how to install Piwik on ubuntu 15.10 with Nginx web server and PHP 5.6 in php-fpm mode. We will use MariaDB as the database system.

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How to transform your Ubuntu installation into a rolling release

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How to transform your Ubuntu installation into a rolling release
Ubuntu users out there have two ways to go with their systems. Either they choose to follow the “standard” release that gets upgraded every six months, or choose the latest LTS (Long Term Support) which guarantees security updates and support for a five-year period. The problem with the first is that you’ll have to perform major upgrades to your system twice a year, while the issue with the latter is that you won’t get any major updates on parts of the system that you may care about using what’s latest.

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How to configure your gamepad on Ubuntu

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How to configure your gamepad on Ubuntu
Linux is maybe the least popular platform for gamers, however the interest to set up and configure gamepads on it has sparked, especially since Valve’s decision to make multiple game titles available for Linux on Steam. In this quick guide, I will showcase how to disable xpad, how to replace it with more capable drivers, and how to calibrate and configure your gamepad on Linux.

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How to use Docker in a practical way (part 1 – Introduction)

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How to use Docker in a practical way (part 1 – Introduction)
It is not an uncommon situation, for early adopters of newly introduced concepts and technologies, to be totally confused when these can fundamentally change the ways of developing and delivering services. Especially when everybody talks about something like Docker, and how awesome and game changing it is. This confusion happens when we try things early on and rushing straight to testing them without grasping the whole concept and background of this newly introduced technology.

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How to Install Mailpile with Nginx on Ubuntu 15.10

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How to Install Mailpile with Nginx on Ubuntu 15.10
Mailpile is an open source mail client that focuses on encryption and users privacy. Mailpile makes the PGP setup easy, it allows you to create PGP keys directly in the email application and send PGP encrypted messages. In this tutorial, I will guide you trough the Mailpile installation on Ubuntu 15.10. We will install Mailpile as a web-based client with Nginx as a reverse proxy.

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How to Install Graylog2 and Elasticsearch on Ubuntu 15.10

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How to Install Graylog2 and Elasticsearch on Ubuntu 15.10
In this tutorial, I will guide you trough the Graylog2, Elasticsearch and MongoDB installation to build a scalable log server node with advanced log search capabilities. I will use Ubuntu 15.10 for this installation. Elasticsearch is a distributed search server based on Lucene that is available as OpenSource software. Graylog2 is a centralized log management and log analysis framework based on Elasticsearch and MongoDB.

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