Objective

Install a Gitlab server on Ubuntu 18.04

Distributions

Ubuntu 18.04 Bionic Beaver

Requirements

A running install of Ubuntu 18.04 with root privileges

Difficulty

Easy

Conventions

  • # - requires given linux commands to be executed with root privileges either directly as a root user or by use of sudo command
  • $ - requires given linux commands to be executed as a regular non-privileged user

Introduction

Gitlab is the solution for hosting your own Git repositories. Not only are the server systems on par with commercial options like Bitbucket and Github, it's got an amazing web interface that's intuitive and simple for just about any user.

Objective

Install and configure NFS on Ubuntu 18.04

Distributions

Ubuntu 18.04

Requirements

A working install of Ubuntu 18.04 with root privileges

Difficulty

Easy

Conventions

  • # - requires given linux commands to be executed with root privileges either directly as a root user or by use of sudo command
  • $ - requires given linux commands to be executed as a regular non-privileged user

Introduction

Sharing files is a central function of Linux systems. It's so central, in fact, that file sharing functionality is built directy into the kernel itself. It's also important enough that the developers of Debian, and Ubuntu in turn, have made NFS file sharing very simple.

Objective

The objective is to install Adobe Acrobat Reader on Ubuntu 18.04 Bionic Beaver Linux.

Please note that Adobe no longer supports Acrobat Reader for Linux. The latest native Linux version is 9.5.5 dated from 26/04/2013. From this reason you should refrain using/installing Adobe Acrobat Reader if possible to avoid potential vulnerabilities and hacker exploits.

Operating System and Software Versions

  • Operating System: - Ubuntu 18.04 Bionic Beaver
  • Software: - Adobe Reader 9.5.5

Requirements

Privileged access to your Ubuntu System as root or via sudo command is required.

Difficulty

EASY

Conventions

Objective

The objective is to configure the default UFW firewall on Ubuntu 18.04 to deny any incoming ICMP ping requests.

Operating System and Software Versions

  • Operating System: - Ubuntu 18.04 Bionic Beaver

Requirements

Privileged access to to your Ubuntu 18.04 Bionic Beaver installation will be required.

Difficulty

EASY

Conventions