Configure static IP on Ubuntu

This procedure will work many version of Ubuntu. I personally tested this on all Ubuntu versions from 12 and up, and should also work fine, or be a very good indicator of what to do, on any Debian based Linux distribution. Like many OS out there, right after installation, everything is configured to use DHCP.…

Create a new user on Debian based Linux distro

Very straight forward, create a user, a home folder, assign permissions to it, you’re done ! This create a simple user, with no particular rights.

Anyone wants to pitch in to add a bit more to this ? Add more rights to the users for specific function ? Leave a comment and I’ll gladly…

Easy command to install Linux Kernel Headers

This command work with all Debian based OS. Open a command shell, and type the following:

  If you have the equivalent for CentOS, RedHat, Fedora, etc… Please le me know in the comments so I can add it.  

Kernel 3.12 Released – Install and Compile in Debian Linux

Thanks to the original poster, please visit his post here: Only one note to add to this; the very last command installs the kernel, but specify the command for a x386 system. If you system is amd64, those commands wont work. This is the command for i386:

This is the one for amd64:…