Linux CLI Tarball extraction

Need to extract a bzip2 or gzip file? well here’s how to do it  :   Bzip2 in the file.bz2 format : bunzip2 file.bz2 a tar file with bzip2 compression : tar xjvf file.tar.bz2 A tar file with no compression : tar xvf file.tar A tar file with Gzip compression : tar zxvf file.tar.gz tar […]

Screen start issues

Screen is a tool that allows users to resume a session after they have disconnected. Screen prevents a session from “timing out” or disconnecting SSH connections or local terminal emulators. A single Screen session has the ability to host multiple sessions or “windows.” I just spun up a new ubuntu 12.04 VPS and installed some […]

Compiling on linux with low ram

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Make a Bootable Linux ISO for Xenserver / Ubuntu / ESXI etc.

How to make a Bootable Linux ISO for Xenserver   Format USB drive as Fat32 Download the ISO you need such as xenserver, ubuntu, debian, fedora or ESXI etc. Download unetbootin (http://unetbootin.sourceforge.net/ ) Start unetbootin Select diskimage then specify Xenserver 6.1.0 image as the iso. Pick your USB drive from drop down for drive. Click […]

Split PDF to individual images

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