Linux FAQ resource and tutorials

This blog features Linux FAQs, hands-on tips and detailed tutorials on Linux software, Linux networking, security, virtualization and cloud computing.

How to back up a WordPress website to remote cloud storage from the Linux command line

Building a website with beautiful design and killer content is a huge undertaking. Compared to the time, money and effort put into crafting a website, people however tend to pay surprisingly little attention to “backing up” the website they have built. It is no-brainer to understand that without a proper backup, you stand to lose […]
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How to access Dropbox from the command line in Linux

Cloud storage is everywhere in today’s multi-device environment, where people want to access content across multiple devices wherever they go. Dropbox is the most widely used cloud storage service thanks to its elegant UI and flawless multi-platform compatibility. The popularity of Dropbox has led to a flurry of official or unofficial Dropbox clients that are […]
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How to install Suricata intrusion detection system on Linux

With incessant security threats, intrusion detection system (IDS) has become one of the most critical requirements in today’s data center environments. However, as more and more servers upgrade their NICs to 10GB/40GB Ethernet, it is increasingly difficult to implement compute-intensive intrusion detection on commodity hardware at line rates. One approach to scaling IDS performance is […]
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