Category: Administration

  • Initializing a new instance of Linux

    After a fresh install of Linux, there are a number of tasks I like to do. I like having commands and aliases that I am used to installed. Copy /opt/scripts Create /opt/sw /opt/scripts/ set up MySQL Install WebMin and VirtualMin for managing your domain names and their.

  • Error in /etc/fstab stopping Linux boot

    In Linux, there are times when you need to edit your /etc/fstab file to add a new disk. Sometimes, you may accidentally edit the wrong information which will cause Linux to not boot. Usually though, Linux plays nice and boots to a command prompt. Unfortunately, you are now booted into a read-only filesystem so you…