Students question – How to Install MySQL Server on Ubuntu 16.10

MySQL is probably the most popular open source database server in used today. From hosting WordPress to Drupal and Joomla, MySQL might be used in all these environments. This brief tutorial is going to show students and new users how to easily install MySQL server on Ubuntu 16.10.

Student questions – How to Install Magento eCommerce App on Ubuntu

Magento is an open source eCommerce application based on PHP that allows webmasters to operate a fully functional web store front. It was bought by eBay, Inc and has strong support base. It runs on top of the LAMP stack and if you plan to run an ecommerce blog or website, you may want to […]

Students tutorial – How to Install MyBB on Ubuntu 16.10

MyBB is a popular open source extensible forum PHP based script powered by LAMP. It allows webmasters and students to easily create discussion forums that look professional. This brief tutorial is going to show students and new users how to easily install it on Ubuntu server and run a great forum website.

Students question – Create Apache2 Virtual Hosts on Ubuntu

Apache2, a very popular webserver allows you to run multiple websites on one host. Apache2 virtualhost is a way to create multiple individual websites on a single host server. With virtualhost, one can run example.com and example.org domains on the same computer as if they were individual website hosted on individual server. This brief tutorial […]

Students question – How to Install MediaWiki on Ubuntu Servers?

Ubuntu 16.10 was recently released and if you are thinking about installing MediaWiki on it, continue below to learn how to.  The post below will describe the steps that one must take in order to install MediaWiki. MediaWiki is an open source PHP-based application what was developed by the WikiMedia foundation. It once powered Wikipedia […]

Students Question – What is the Quickest Way to Install the LAMP Stack on Ubuntu?

The LAMP stack is a collection of opensource software that runs majority of the websites online today. There are countless tutorials on installing the LAMP stack on Ubuntu systems. What question that comes up frequently is what is the quickly way or one line command to install the LAMP stack on Ubuntu servers? If you […]

Student question – How to Resolve Ubuntu 16.10 Piix4_SMBus Host SMBus controller bus not enabled on VMWare Workstation Pro?

Many people are reporting issues with Ubuntu 16.10 and VMware Workstation 12.5.1 where Ubuntu is unable to boot because SMBus Piix4 controller error. How do you resolve this error and allow Ubuntu Yakkety Yak to boot?

Student question – How to Change SSH Server Default Port on Ubuntu?

Changing your SSH Server default port # from 22 to something else is one way to secure your server. This post shows students show to easily do that with Ubuntu. Students who want to learn how to change SSH server default port # from 22 to something else can follow the steps below.