CUPS · FreeBSD · FreeBSD 11 · Print Server

Getting started with CUPS on FreeBSD 11

CUPS is the standards-based, open source printing system for UNIX Based operating systems. CUPS stands for Common Unix Print System. It serves as the default print server for almost all the linux and BSD distributions. It consists of the following components
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Ansible · Configuration management · Debian · Debian 8

Installing and configuring Ansible on Debian Jessie

Ansible is shipped with Debian through the official repository. The Ansible version available through Debian repository is 1.7.

In this article let’s assume the following details for the machines

Server – Hostname: server, IP : 172.16.0.10

Node1 – Hostname: node1, IP : 172.16.0.11

Node2 – Hostname: node2, IP : 172.16.0.12

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Ansible · automation · Configuration management · FreeBSD automation

Installing and configuring Ansible 2.3 on FreeBSD 11

Apart from certain Linux distributions, Ansible also works with FreeBSD. Let’s have a look at how to install Ansible on FreeBSD 11.

In this article let’s assume the following details for the machines

Server – Hostname: server, IP : 172.16.0.10

Node1 – Hostname: node1, IP : 172.16.0.11

Node2 – Hostname: node2, IP : 172.16.0.12

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BSD · FreeBSD 11 · KVM · QEMU · Virtual Machines · Virtualization

Installing Qemu on FreeBSD 11

Installation

QEMU is a hypervisor, that can emulate many number of architectures.Some of the architectures include:

  • i386
  • x86_64
  • Alpha
  • Arm
  • MIPS
  • MIPS64
  • PPC
  • PPC64
  • Sparc
  • Sparc64

In this article lets look at, how to install QEMU on FreeBSD 11. By default, QEMU on FreeBSD supports the following architectures.

  • i386
  • x86_64

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Live CD · Partitioning tools

Managing Hard disk partitions using GParted live

GParted is an Open Source live Operating System used for partitioning Hard disks. GParted boots into a basic GUI when booted from a CD or USB. After booting the GParted application starts in the foregroun. In this article let usĀ  look at how to do basic partitioning using GParted. You can download GParted from this link.

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