How to Install Java on Ubuntu 18.04


Java is one of the most popular programming languages used for developing anything from lightweight mobile to desktop applications. This step-by-step guide shows you how simple it is to install Java on Ubuntu 18.04.

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How to List Installed Packages on Ubuntu


Having a precise list of installed packages helps system admins maintain, replicate, and reinstall systems. In this tutorial, learn how to list all installed packages with apt and dpkg, save the list to a file or list specific packages and versions.

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How to Install Docker Compose on Ubuntu 18.04


Docker Compose is a software package that modifies the behavior of Docker. Docker creates a specific container environment for running an application. Docker Compose lets you string together multiple Docker containers to work together. This guide…

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How To Install an FTP Server On Ubuntu With VSFTPD


FTP stands for File Transfer Protocol. It is similar to HTTP (HyperText Transfer Protocol), in that it specifies a language for transferring data over a network. FTP is unencrypted by default, so by itself, it’s not a good choice for secure…

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How to Install Wine 4 on Ubuntu 18.04


Wine is an application that lets you run Windows programs on a Linux system. Wine is similar to an emulator, but with a different technology that improves performance. In this tutorial learn how to install and use Wine on Ubuntu 18.04.

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How to Install XAMPP on Ubuntu 18.04


The XAMPP stack is an open-source Apache distribution of a PHP development environment consisting of cross-platform software (X): Apache (A), MariaDB (M), PHP and Perl (P). Developed by Apache Friends, XAMPP is a ten-year-old, non-profit project…

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How to Install VirtualBox on Ubuntu


VirtualBox is a powerful tool for running a virtual operating system on your computer. In this tutorial learn how to install VirtualBox on Ubuntu 18.04.

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How to Install a Desktop (GUI) on an Ubuntu Server


Want to add a desktop environment after you install Ubuntu server? By default, Ubuntu Server does not include a Graphical User Interface (GUI). A GUI takes up system resources (memory and processor) that are used for server-oriented tasks. However,…

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How to Install the LAMP Stack on CentOS 7


The LAMP stack is a bundle consisting of a Linux operating system, an Apache server, a MySQL database, and the PHP programming language. Each layer of the stack represents an open-source software required for developing web applications. In this…

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How to Setup and Enable Automatic Security Updates on Ubuntu


If you do not keep your Ubuntu operating system up-to-date, you run the risk of compromising overall system security. Managing the process manually, wastes valuable resources and can even lead to overlooking essential security updates. In this…

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