Posts Tagged ‘linux’

Posts Tagged ‘linux’


How to reset MySQL root password

10.26.2011 | 4 Comments

In this article I’ll go through resetting MySQL root password the easiest way

We are going to stop the MySQL daemon to be able to run it in safe mode, then we are going to skip grant tables, which means we are skipping password authentication, then we will set our new password
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Installing LAMP with PHP 5.3 on Ubuntu 11.04 Natty Narwhal / 11.10 Oneric Ocelot

5.20.2011 | 12 Comments

I wont cover what’s new in php 5.3 since it would be another article, however it contains alot of improvements including PHP Namespaces, Late Static Bindings, lambda functions, closures…etc. I would strongly recommend using it.

I’ll be explaining how to install LAMP stack with PHP 5.3.8 without compiling

It’s fairly easy using the dotdeb repository

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fstab Permission Masks Explained

4.11.2011 | 17 Comments

The fstab masks has puzzled me a little, because it’s not as the unix file permissions, so I thought to share the result of my research for anyone who felt the same.

The fstab exists in /etc/fstab, so let’s examine the fstab a little bit.

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