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If you are using Ubuntu, it is definitely worthwhile for you to get to know the MediaWiki based Ubuntu Guide site:
Note that the also have ebooks available:
William Shotts advocates for free information. His is a good book on the Linux command line.
Command Line Cheat Sheets:
One chore you should perform regularly is updating the code on your server. It is possible to have this done automatically, but I usually do it by hand. All you need do is issue the following two commands.
sudo apt-get update sudo apt-get upgrade
If you want to update from one version of the distro to the next version, then use this command:
Java gets installed in the /usr/lib/jvm directory.
sudo apt-add-repository ppa:flexiondotorg/java sudo apt-get update sudo apt-get install sun-java6-jdk sun-java6-plugin sudo update-alternatives --config java
apt-get install ssh
On the client machine:
ssh-keygen ssh-copy-id <userName>@<theServerYouWantToConnectTo> ssh <userName>@<theServerYouWantToConnectTo>
On the server edit /etc/ssh/sshd_config and set Password Authentication to no.