Changing Initial Username in UBUNTU

Change Initial Username in UBUNTU for a newer established account Code: sudo usermod --login NEWNAME --home /home/NEWNAME -m OLDNAME sudo groupmod --new-name NEWGROUP OLDGROUP OLDNAME is the current login name NEWNAME is the desired login name On a default ubuntu install, OLDGROUP is the same as OLDNAME, NEWGROUP is the same as NEWNAME The "usermod" [...]


Why Linux Why Ubuntu

Why Ubuntu is better than Windows or Is Windows 7 better than Ubuntu - To each his own, Windows is an awesome OS for its ease of being already installed in most machines and to complement that we have polished software that works with it (and is easily available). And you need Windows to play [...]

The apt-get for Ubuntu

Installing the fun applications - when I install Ubuntu in any machine VLC sudo apt-get install vlc Flash Adobe flash extension for Firefox Inkspace (Vector Drawing Tool) sudo apt-get install inkscape LAMP (Apache + PHP) sudo apt-get install apache2 php5 libapache2-mod-php5 MySql sudo apt-get install mysql-server mysql-client php5-mysql Phpmyadmin apt-get install phpmyadmin Open Server SSH [...]