Everyone needs their sites to load and work as quickly as possible. But this will not happen by itself, especially if the site is filled with quite heavy content and it is visited by a huge number of people. CMS WordPress is not a sample of an ideal fast platform, but there are ways to help speed up the site load. Remember that this affects not only the loyalty of visitors but also the place of your site in the search results since Google uses the page load time as one of the ranking factors. You can check the download speed of the… [Read More]
What is Rsync? Rsync or Remote Sync is a utility for Unix/Linux systems used to copy or synchronize the files and folders remotely or locally. This article contains rsync examples that will help you to understand how to mirror, copy or synchronize the data from one server to another server and even locally in Linux/Unix systems. Rsync was created as a replacement for rcp and scp. Main Advantages The main advantages of rsync are: -Speed: Initially rsync replicates all content between source and destination (receiver). Further rsync only transmits the changed blocks or bits to the destination, which makes the synchronization… [Read More]
If you had Linux pre-installed when buying a laptop or a desktop, and you are interested in knowing Linux version and distribution name, this article is specially written for you to find out the Linux distro used in your laptop. There are several ways to find out the Linux version that you are using on your computer, as well as the name of your distribution and the kernel version, and additional information that you might want to keep in mind or at your fingertips. Therefore, in this simple but important guide for new Linux users, I’ll show you how. Doing this task… [Read More]
In this tutorial, we will see how to install the official version of Docker on Ubuntu 16.04 Xenial Xerus in a simple and fast way. Included in Ubuntu 16.04 Xenial Xerus is already available version 1.6.1 of Docker packaged for deployment, but in this article, we will find out how to install the version available on the docker.com site that is up to date. Ubuntu Xenial installation is pretty easy: the first thing to do is update the list of packages in your distribution.
Then add Docker’s repository key to your operating system.
sudo curl -fsSL https://download.docker.com/linux/ubuntu/gpg | sudo apt-key add -
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Clam Antivirus is a great, free and open source antivirus for Linux. It is licensed under GNU GPL; which, among other things, allows the use of free software in the non-private domain. It supports detection of malware, trojans, virus and other malicious files. It is widely used in mail servers for scanning of e-mails. Main features are, Free Antivirus Used in mail servers to stop spreading of trojans and viruses, Built-in support for archive and compressed file scanning Can be used from command line, Provides virus signature updates on regular basis, On-access file scanning. Installation can be done in a variety of… [Read More]
Apache has built his reputation over a long period and considered to be a most favorite web server. That was due to its proven ability to deal huge traffic and it’s module library that extends its functional as and when needed. But Apache has a weakness and lacks in speed. On the other hand, Nginx is a comparatively new entrant in the market or more precisely, Nginx is not that aged as Apache but it has established itself for speed, reliability, less resource hungry and its ability to deal Reddit traffic effect. We have stats of 2016 showing the market… [Read More]