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Linux

Install Dell OpenManage on Ubuntu 14.04

For more detailed instructions, see the official site. Add the apt repository information by creating the linux.dell.com.sources.list file: To verify the package signature, add the following repository key to apt: Update apt with new repository […]

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Linux

Ubuntu whatprovides equivalent

On RHEL/CentOS systems, I am used to being able to use the whatprovides command to find what package contains a specific binary. On Ubuntu the best equivalent I have found is the apt-file command. This […]

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Linux

NFS Server on Ubuntu 18.04

First, as root, install nfs-kernel-server: By default NFS version 2 is disabled. This is probably fine but if you do need to enable it, edit /etc/default/nfs-kernel-server and add: And then restart the service: Confirm with: […]

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AWS

aws-inventory

Here I am trying out a tool called aws-inventory that attempts to discover created resources within an AWS account. See the aws-inventory homepage for more information. First use the distributions package manager to install Tkinter: […]

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Ubuntu

Install netdata on Ubuntu 16.04

Unfortunately there is not currently a .DEB installation file so we must install it manually. Update the package index and install the required and recommended packages for netdata. Clone the Netdata repository. Then install Netdata […]