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 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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How to migrate MySQL to MariaDB on Linux

Since the Oracle’s acquisition of MySQL, a lot of MySQL developers and users moved away from MySQL due to Oracle’s more closed-door stance on MySQL development and maintenance. The community-driven outcome of such movement is a fork of MySQL, called MariaDB. Led by original MySQL developers, the development of MariaDB follows the open-source philosophy and […]
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