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Resetting Linux Root Password with TransIP / VPS on Ubuntu

Option 1 – Using bootloader Use this guide: http://www.howtogeek.com/196520/grub2-101-how-to-access-and-use-your-linux-distributions-boot-loader/ . In my case this did not work. Option 2 – Using SystemRescueCD It might be that your VPS has a Linux Recovery Mode (not rescue mode) using a SystemRescueCD. If so, use this guide: http://ubuntuportal.com/2011/07/reset-password-ubuntu-using-sytemrescuecd.html In my case the /dev/vda5 was not mountable, because it […]

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Laravel Forge Ubuntu Update and Upgrade Manual with OpenSSL bugfixes

Be careful: Not all commands have been fully tested, you use these instructions with care and on your own risk. To repeat, as goes for all our articles, using our instructions is on your own risk! This article primarily focuses on Ubuntu 14.04 and 16.04 servers that are working with Laravel Forge, but it can

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Backup Ubuntu site / Laravel Forge server with Tarsnap

Would you like to backup your Ubuntu server with Tarsnap and also backup your Mysql database? Then follow this steps: Install Tarsnap 1. Install dependencies sudo apt-get install build-essential ext2fs-dev zlib1g-dev libssl-dev 2. Install Tarsnap Download Tarsnap with this wget: wget –no-check-certificate https://www.tarsnap.com/download/tarsnap-autoconf-1.0.35.tgz Now we need to extract, configure, and compile Tarsnap. tar xfz tarsnap-autoconf-1.0.35.tgz

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