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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Raspbian is a free Operating system for Raspberry Pi based on Debian. The latest version is codenamed Jessie. There are 2 flavours of Raspbian – Raspbian Jessie Pixel and Raspbian Jessie lite.
Raspbian is available as prebuilt image from the official repository . The 2 different flavours of Raspbian can be downloaded from the following links
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This is a quick start guide for installing docker on Debian 8(Jessie). Let us enable the required repositories for installing Docker.
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The following procedure was tested using Debian 8.1.0 on Juno version of OpenStack.
Create an image which emulates the Hard Drive.
kvm-img create -f qcow2 debian8.img 20G
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Install Debian 7 with partitioning scheme as per your requirements. Note: Run all the commands as root. We assume that the IP of the Single machine is 10.0.0.1. Continue reading “OpenStack Juno on Debian Wheezy – Single Machine setup”
Setting Up GCE local access
Add ssh of your local machine to GCE Metadata
1. On Your local machine generate ssh key
$ sudo apt-get install ssh
$ ssh-keygen -t rsa -P ""
$ cat $HOME/.ssh/id_rsa.pub
2. copy the contents and replace yourusername@yourhostname with hadoop@yourhostname
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Install Debian 7 with partitioning scheme as per your requirements.
Note: Run all the commands as root. We assume that the IP of the Single machine is 10.0.0.1.
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The following procedure was tested using Debian 7.1.0 on Grizzly version of OpenStack.
Create an image which emulates the Hard Drive
kvm-img create -f qcow2 debian.img 5G
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Samba is a service in Unix like operating systems which can be used to share folders across a Windows Network. Samba is a standard service among almost all the Linux distributions.Samba can perform the following operations.
- Act as file server among Windows and Linux machines
- Act as a printer sharing service
- Act as a domain controller for a Windows network
- Act as a client under a Windows domain
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Introduction to CUPS
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 distributions. It consists of the following components
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