Have you ever needed to run a command in background on Linux? Execute something that would stay there, no matter what, and that you would be free, without having to leave your machine logged with an open session? I needed that once, and I’ll share how to do it…
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Recently I wanted to build a virtual machine with Debian 8, PostgreSQL and Python, to import some data. I use Windows as my main operating system, plus VirtualBox for virtualization, and my best option to create the virtual machine recipe (vagrantfile) was Vagrant, because AZK didn’t support Windows (at the moment of writing, still doesn’t). With the recipe, I could deliver to my client a virtual machine ready for development and production environments.
I went through some problems, which were specific to the Vagrant 1.8.1 and Windows (7 and 10) mix, and I would like to share the solutions that I found to solve everything.
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A long time ago, I needed to make a server run PHP with CakePHP / Laravel and Ruby with Rails, at the same time. I’m usually using Debian and NGINX on every server I configure, and then it came that challenge of configuring the rewrite for running a project on a subfolder.
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I’ve worked with several versions of WordPress, to different purposes at each time. One thing that happens often is having to move WordPress from one domain to another… It’s not enough just to copy the files to the new domain and connect the new database with the backup of the previous one.
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Some time ago, I’ve published a way to configure a sharing between Linux and Windows, without needing to authenticate. That model worked well with Debian 6, but with Debian 8, I had to change Samba configuration a little bit.
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