Category Archives: fedora

How to modify every day login in Linux 0

Every time you log into a *NIX machine you are wellcomed by a text banner that varies from one *NIX to other, even among Linux distributions. If you want to customized this message it’s fairly easy, you only have to edit (as a root) the file /etc/motd and the next login will show your new […]

Why am i going to “play” with a Rasperry Pi? (Update 31/03/2018) 0

Why am i going to “play” with a Rasperry Pi? Short answer; for educational purposes. No the little bit more explained why I decide to sset up a Rasperry Pi, but also going to the point: I’m very bad with hardware, so it’s a little bit challenging for me a very good friend gift me […]

Dnf update problems and how to solve them 0

One of my workstations runs Fedora for a quite long. I’ve been following practices from my previous technical job and take easy to upgrade the distro or to switch the “lates-what-ever-technology” you would imagine. I’ve finally adopt dnf command instead of yum to manage the command lines. It has being going well but suddenly I’ve […]

First things on an new Linux workstation 0

I got a second hand laptop -just adquired- that fulfills my requirements New root prompt with red background, as I explained time ago, in my opinion it must be a default configuration in order to alert you who you’re. It’s specially useful when jump from one machine to another Install pure flash (yes I know […]

Good advice from Jens Kuehnel 0

I’ve read a short and useful post from Jens Kuehnel, what to do after a Fedora upgrade and here I copy mentioning the author ’cause I’m convinced in a not too distant future I’ll be back on this advices. yum distro-sync package-cleanup –problems package-cleanup –orphans rpmconf -a -fvimdiff rpmorphan Thank you Jens!