Installing Magento 1.9 on Ubuntu 14.04

Magento needs a working LAMP stack. Let start off the installation by setting up a LAMP stack first. It can be done using the following command.
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Installing Qemu on FreeBSD 10

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 10. By default, QEMU on FreeBSD supports the following architectures.

 

  • i386
  • x86_64

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Installing KDE-4 desktop on FreeBSD 11

KDE desktop is around for quite some time, as desktop environment for many open source operation systems. KDE-4 is the latest version of KDE In this article, lets look at how to install KDE4 on FreeBSD 11.

FreeBSD 11 can be downloaded from this link. Install FreeBSD according to your requirements, and once the installation is complete, use the following steps to install KDE desktop evironment.

For more details and documentation of KDE desktop you can have a look here.

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Accessing AWS VPC instances using OpenVPN-NL

Pre-requisites

  1. Amazon VPC CIDR (the /16 one) – 172.31.0.0/16 is our example

  2. Ubuntu 14.04 instance launched in a public subnet with EIP attached

  3. EIP of the above machine – 54.63.44.120 is our example
  4. SSH connection to the Ubuntu instance

Setting up the server

We are going to use a distribution of OpenVPN called OpenVPN-NL (http://openvpn.fox-it.com/) because it has more secure defaults than the standard OpenVPN installation that is distributed with Ubuntu. Also, OpenVPN-NL makes use of mbed-TLS (previously PolarSSL) instead of OpenSSL because of its compactness and ease of auditability (is that even a word?). Run all following commands as the root user: (more…)

Installing Gnome-3 desktop on FreeBSD 11

Gnome is one of the most popular desktop environments. Gnome 3 is the latest version of this software. In this article, let us look at how to install Gnome 3 on FreeBSD 11.

FreeBSD 11 can be downloaded from this link. Install FreeBSD according to your requirements, and once the installation is complete, use the following steps to install Gnome3 desktop evironment.

You can find more details and documentation about Gnome 3 here.

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Installing Mate desktop on FreeBSD 11

Mate desktop is a fork of Gnome 2, which is not being maintained by developers now. In this  article let us see how to install Mate Desktop environment on FreeBSD 11.

FreeBSD 11 can be downloaded from this link. Install FreeBSD according to your requirements, and once the installation is complete, use the following steps to install Mate desktop evironment.

For more details and documentation of Mate desktop you can have a look here.

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