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How to Install Git on Debian 7

Introduction   Git is a distributed revision control and source code management system released in 2005 and distributed under GNU General Public License v.2. Git handles large amounts of data and possesses tracking capabilities which are non-dependent on network access or central server. This tutorial will cover the installation of Git on Debian 7.  …

How to Create Nagios Plugins With Ruby On CentOS 6

Introduction   Nagios is an open source monitoring software application that helps organizations to prevent IT infrastructure problems. It can be used with Linux as well as other Unix variants. In this tutorial, you will learn how to create Nagios plugins with Ruby on CentOS 6.   Initial Set Up   Before getting into the…

How to Create Nagios Plugins With Ruby On Ubuntu 12.10

Introduction   Nagios is an open source monitoring software application that helps organizations to prevent IT infrastructure problems. It can be used with Linux as well as other Unix variants. In this tutorial, you will learn how to create Nagios plugins with Ruby. Here, I will be using Ubuntu 12.10.   Initial Set Up  …

How to Create Nagios Plugins With Python On Ubuntu 12.10

Introduction   Nagios is an open source monitoring software application that helps organizations to prevent IT infrastructure problems. It can be used with Linux as well as other Unix variants. In this tutorial, you will learn how to create Nagios plugins with Phython. Here, I will be using Ubuntu 12.10.   Initial Set Up  …

How to Create Nagios Plugins With Bash On Ubuntu 12.10

Introduction   Nagios is an open source monitoring software application that helps organizations to prevent IT infrastructure problems. It can be used with Linux as well as other Unix variants. In this tutorial, you will learn how to create Nagios plugins with Bash. Bash is a common command processor that is available with Linux by…

How to Create Nagios Plugins With Perl On Ubuntu 12.10

Introduction   Nagios is an open source monitoring software application that helps organizations to prevent IT infrastructure problems. It can be used with Linux as well as other Unix variants. In this tutorial, you will learn how to create Nagios plugins with Perl. Here, I will be using Ubuntu 12.10.   Initial Set Up  …

How to Create Nagios Plugins With PHP On Ubuntu 12.10

Introduction   Nagios is an open source monitoring software application that helps organizations to prevent IT infrastructure problems. It can be used with Linux as well as other Unix variants. In this tutorial, you will learn how to create Nagios plugins with PHP. Here, I will be using Ubuntu 12.10.   Initial Set Up  …

How to Copy Files With Rsync Over SSH

Introduction   Rsync is a software utility that is used for synchronizing files and directories over different locations with minimized data transfer. It allows to copy files recursively with compression and over encrypted channels. In this tutorial you will see how files are copied using rsync over SSH.   Generate Public SSH Keys   In…

How to Set Up ProFTPD on CentOS 6

Introduction   ProFTPD stands for Pro FTP Daemon and it is a free open source software used among popular FTP programs in Unix environments. It is a secure and configurable FTP server program used for virtual private servers.   Installation of ProFTPD   ProFTPD can be installed on your VPS using the yum command. Before…