Objective

The following article will describe a Minecraft server configuration procedure on Ubuntu 18.04 Bionic Beaver Linux

Operating System and Software Versions

  • Operating System: - Ubuntu 18.04
  • Software: - Minecraft Server 1.12.2 or higher

Requirements

Privileged access to to your Ubuntu 18.04 system will be required.

Difficulty

MEDIUM

Conventions

Objective

The objective is to install Node.js the cross-platform JavaScript runtime environment on Ubuntu 18.04 Bionic Beaver Linux from standard Ubuntu 18.04 repository or by use of Node Version Manager, NVM.

This tutorial is available for other Ubuntu Versions:

Operating System and Software Versions

  • Operating System: - Ubuntu 18.04 Bionic Beaver

Requirements

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

Difficulty

EASY

Conventions

Objective

Learn how to install and take advantage of cockpit on an Ubuntu 18.04 machine

Requirements

  • Root permissions

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
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Introduction

Cockpit is a web-based system administration service, which let us manage machines in a nice and easy way. Its aim is to simplify daily administration tasks, including resources, network and users monitoring and management.

Originally available for the Rhel distributions family, it was possible to install it on Ubuntu 16.04 by using an external ppa. With Ubuntu 18.04 it has been included in the official repositories, therefore its installation has become even simpler and safer.

Symptoms

Unable to find a suitable destination to install 32-bit compatibility libraries
The above error message appears on Ubuntu 18.04 Bionic Beaver Linux during the installation of the official proprietary Nvidia driver.

Solution

Execute the following linux commands to resolve the issue:
$ sudo dpkg --add-architecture i386
$ sudo apt update
$ sudo apt install libc6:i386