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How to Install and Configure Git on Fedora 22

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Introduction Git is a widely adopted, distributed version control system (VCS) and open source. It’s commonly used for source code management (SCM), with sites like GitHub offering a social coding experience, and popular projects such as Perl, Ruby on Rails, and the Linux kernel using it. Pre-Flight Check These instructions......
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How to Install and Configure Git on Fedora 21

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Introduction Git is an open source, distributed version control system (VCS). It’s commonly used for source code management (SCM), with sites like GitHub offering a social coding experience, and popular projects such as Perl, Ruby on Rails, and the Linux kernel using it. Pre-Flight Check These instructions are intended for......
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How to Add a User and Grant Root Privileges on Ubuntu 12.04

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Users via Command Line 101: Basic User Interaction I. How to Add a User and Grant Root Privileges on Ubuntu 12.04 LTS II. How to Remove (Delete) a User on Ubuntu 12.04 LTS Pre-Flight Check These instructions are intended specifically for adding a user on Ubuntu 12.04 LTS. I’ll be......
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How to Check and Verify the Version of Python

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Python is a programming language. It is quite popular and has a design philosophy that emphasizes code readability. It is widely considered to be a very easy programming language to learn and master because of its focus on readability. Python is open source, and will run a a multitude of......
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How to Add a User and Grant Root Privileges on CentOS 6.5

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Pre-Flight Check These instructions are intended specifically for adding a user on CentOS 6.5. I’ll be working from a sxi.io Web Core Managed CentOS 6.5 server, and I’ll be logged in as root. Step 1: Add the User It’s just one simple command to add a user. In this case,......
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How to Check Your CentOS Version

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The following command works with all CentOS versions. If you’d like to check your kernel version then visit our tutorial on How To Check the Kernel Version in Linux / Ubuntu / CentOS Checking your CentOS Version cat /etc/centos-release You should receive a result similar to the following: CentOS release......
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How To Change the SNMP Port on CentOS

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SNMP 101: The Basics I. How To Install and Configure SNMP on CentOS II. How To Change the SNMP Port on CentOS Introduction SNMP, or Simple Network Management Protocol, is widely used to communicate with and monitor network devices, servers, and more, all via IP. In the previous article, we......
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How to Add a User and Grant Root Privileges on Ubuntu 16.04

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Ubuntu 16.04 LTS provides you the ability to add a user for anyone who plans on accessing your server.  Creating a user is a basic setup but an important and critical one for your server security. In this tutorial, we will create a user and grant administrative access, known as......
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How to Install and Configure Git on CentOS 7

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Introduction Git is an open source, distributed version control system (VCS). It’s commonly used for source code management (SCM), with sites like GitHub offering a social coding experience, and popular projects such as Perl, Ruby on Rails, and the Linux kernel using it. Pre-Flight Check These instructions are intended for......
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How to Check the glibc (GNU libc) Version on Fedora 22

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Pre-Flight Check These instructions are intended specifically for checking the installed version of glibc. I’ll be working from a sxi.io Web Self Managed Fedora 22 server, and I’ll be logged in as root. Using ldd ldd --version This should return a result similar to (though your version may vary): ldd......
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What are Common Commands to Update WordPress Using WP-CLI?

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WP-CLI is a very handy set of commands. You can run anything that you would run in wp-admin on a WordPress site but from the command line. Useful commands which WP-CLI employs to keep WordPress core updated plugins including the default themes which come with WordPress. To run WP-CLI on......