Technology

Installing OAuth PHP extension on Linux

In this post lets look at how to install and configure OAuth PHP extension. To begin with, if PHP is not installed on your linux system, go ahead and install it

27 June. 2021 1 min read
Basic Linux Commands

Usage of xargs linux command

The linux command line tool "xargs" is used to read data from standard input and later execute a command based on standard input. The typical use cases for this command

27 June. 2021 2 mins read
Technology

The main difference between Proxy and Reverse Proxy Server

Proxy Server The primary role of Proxy Server is to maintain safety of a client network. Suppose if you have multiple PCs in your intranet, and they want to reach a

13 June. 2021 1 min read
Technology

A Beginner’s Guide to OAuth

I recently had the oppurtunity to work on OAuth for an application and thought I would document some of the basics around this. What is OAuth? OAuth (Open Authorization) is an

12 June. 2021 4 mins read
Basic Linux Commands

Create a LVM partition in Linux

This guide will outline all steps required to create a new LVM partition. Add a new drive on Linux machine ( drive could be physical or virtual)Run the following cmd to

06 June. 2021 1 min read
Basic Linux Commands

How to change forgotten root password in Linux VM

This has happened few times for me in the past and this guide will provide all the steps that is required to recover the root password. Note: I assume you own

06 June. 2021 1 min read
Basic Linux Commands

Expand LVM / Non-LVM partition

While working on Virtual Machines on VMware / Hyper-V / VirtualBox, we might often end-up with a requirement to expand the disk and partition size. This guide will summarize all

06 June. 2021 2 mins read
Basic Linux Commands

How to remove duplicate lines from a text file via command line

This post is just to serve as a tip if you want to remove duplicates from a text file using command line execution. For the purpose of this demonstration I have

06 June. 2021 1 min read