Thursday, February 20, 2020

Configure NXLog to Forward System Logs to Rsyslog Server on Ubuntu 18.04

In this guide, we are going to learn how to configure NXLog to forward system logs to Rsyslog server on Ubuntu 18.04. There are various NXLog log collection solutions. In this guide, we are going to configure the opensource version of NXLog. Configure NXLog to Forward System Logs to Rsyslog Server on Ubuntu 18.04 NXLog is not available on the default...

How to Install and Configure Pound as Apache HTTP Load balancer on Ubuntu 16.04

In this guide, we are going to learn how to install and configure Pound as an Apache http /https requests load balancer on Ubuntu 16.04. So what exactly is Pound and how does it work? Pound is an open source reverse-proxy as well as load balancing server platform. It accepts requests from HTTP/HTTPS clients and distributes them to one or more...

Install VirtualBox 6.1 on Ubuntu 18.04 Desktop

VirtualBox 6.1.0 which is a major update of VirtualBox was released December 10 2019 with quite a number of new major features. How to install VirtualBox 6.1 on Ubuntu 18.04 desktop is what is covered on this guide. Install VirtualBox 6.1 on Ubuntu 18.04 Desktop Well, there is nothing new in the...

Enable SSH 2-Factor Authentication on Ubuntu 18.04

Welcome to our guide on how to enable SSH 2-Factor authentication on Ubuntu 18.04 system. Under normal circumstances, we usually login to a remote system with SSH using either a normal username and password combination or a public key. In order to add another layer of security such that you need to verify who you tell the system you are,...

How to Setup or Join Zoom Meetings on Ubuntu 18.04 LTS

In our previous tutorial, we learnt how to install Zoom Meetings client on Ubuntu 18.04. In this tutorial, we are going to learn how to join Zoom Meetings or Schedule a meeting with Zoom on Ubuntu 18.04. Joining a Zoom Meeting on Ubuntu 18.04 Each meeting has a unique 9, 10, or 11-digit number called a Meeting ID that will be required...

How to Set System Wide Proxy in Ubuntu 18.04

In this guide, we are going to learn how to set system wide proxy in Ubuntu 18.04. Imagine you are in a local network environment where access to the Internet is also possible when you are going through a proxy server. Well, in this guide we are gonna learn how to configure system wide proxy settings on your Ubuntu...

How to Install and Configure BackupPC as a Backup Server on Ubuntu 18.04

In this guide, we will learn how to install and configure BackupPC as a backup server on Ubuntu 18.04. BackupPC is a free, high-performance enterprise-grade backup software suite with a web-based frontend that can be used for backing up Linux, Windows and Mac OS PCs and laptops to a server's disk. BackupPC is highly configurable, easy to install and maintain....

How to Setup APT-Caching Server Using Apt-Cacher NG on Ubuntu 18.04

Good day all. Welcome to our guide on how to set up apt-caching server on Ubuntu 18.04 server using Apt-Cacher NG. Well, so what is Apt-Cacher NG? Apt-Cacher NG is special caching proxy for Debian based distributions that creates a local cache of Debain-based mirrors as well as other Linux distributions. This means that whenever a package is pulled from...

How to Install RainLoop Webmail Client with Nginx on Ubuntu 18.04

In this tutorial, we are going to learn how to install RainLoop Webmail on Ubuntu 18.04.  RainLoop Webmail is a simple, modern and fast web-based email client. It provides an easy and hustle free way to easily access your mails on any mail provider be it your own email servers, Gmail, Outlook, Yahoo, name them. RainLoop Webmail client offers...

How to Install and Configure Sentrifugo HRMS with Nginx on Ubuntu 18.04

Today, we are going to learn about how to install and setup Sentrifugo HRMS on Ubuntu 18.04. Sentrifugo HRMS is a free and open-source human resource management system (HRMS) software that allows easy management of human resource process in small to mid-sized business across a variety of industries. It offers a number of adaptable features to meet the needs...