How To Upgrade from Ubuntu Server 20.04 LTS to Ubuntu Server 22.04 LTS (Jammy)

How To Upgrade from Ubuntu 20.04 LTS to Ubuntu 22.04 LTS Introduction It’s April 21, 2022 and the next release of Ubuntu LTS has been released to version 22.04 (Jammy). In this post we’ll cover how to upgrade your 20.04 (Focal) to 22.04 (Jammy). Note: If you have any custom entries in your sources.list you may want to make changes to point to the new release if they are available. The Process... read more

How To Install Wine Stable on Ubuntu 21.10 Impish

How To Install Wine Stable on Ubuntu 21.10 Introduction There are just some Windows only programs or games that you just want to be able to run on your Ubuntu Linux system that require a bit of help, this is why the Wine project was born. System Preparation First off we will need to add the WineHQ repository and GPG key to your system.  The reason we are using WineHQ repository is due to the fact that... read more

How To Enable and Disable Root Account on Ubuntu Server 20.04

How To Enable and Disable Root Account on Ubuntu Server 20.04 Introduction By default Ubuntu Server and Ubuntu in general does not enable the root account. Instead the installation creates a user with sudo privileges.  Most times this is enough but there are occasions in which the root user needs to be enabled. In this post we will cover how to enable and disable the account. Enable Root on Ubuntu Open an... read more

How To Mount a Windows Share on Ubuntu 16.0.4 LTS

Recently I just installed Ubuntu 16.0.4 LTS on my Dell laptop and needed to connect to my cifs share off the FreeNAS and ran the normal mount command and it failed. Never been an issue on Fedora 24 and a new install but has been many years since I have been on Ubuntu. From the above line you see that I am passing the dir_mode and file_mode parameters to make sure that I can read / write the share. This... read more

How To Install Cinelerra-CV Video Editor in Ubuntu 16.04

Introduction Cinelerra is a free video editing software package, used for Linux operating system. It is produced by Heroine Virtual, which allow the user to perform advanced compositing operations. Cinelerra is a full featured video editing system for Linux which has been around for quite awhile. In this post we will be installing Cinelerra-CV on Ubuntu 16.04 LTS using the cinelerra-cv ppa. Installing... read more

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