Monthly Archive: June 2013

Linux ‘Environment Variables’ 0

Linux ‘Environment Variables’

In windows, when we want a program to run anywhere we simple add it to the PATH section of the environment Variables… Well, what about linux? ln -s /root/myawesomescript.sh /bin/shortname # nnow we can...

Linux rsync backup script 0

Linux rsync backup script

HOW TO USE: edit following file and set DIR as the directory you wish to backup. save as backup.sh make exceutable with ‘chmod +x backup.sh’ Run with ./backup.sh /mnt/mymedia    (where /mnt/mymedia is the...

How to change date and timezone in linux 0

How to change date and timezone in linux

To change date: date -s “18 JUN 2013 12:22:00” To change timezone: sudo dpkg-reconfigure tzdata   NOTE: After changing linux date/time/timezone make sure you restart cron with: /etc/init.d/cron stop /etc/init.d/cron start #or in Ubuntu/Debian...