I have an old (virtual) server which, for various support and compatibility reasons, is still running Fedora Core 2 Linux, released back in 2005. Despite this being an old, unsupported, version of the OS I wanted it to be as up-to-date as possible, and this is how I went about it. Continue reading
Logged into a Fedora linux box via a command line? Want to know what version of Fedora it’s running? Easy-
[[email protected] ~]# cat /etc/fedora-release
Fedora release 14 (Laughlin)
The rsync tool in Linux is very useful for backing up files from one machine to another, and coupled with the Cron scheduling tool it can be used to make a simple yet efficient automated backup. This post outlines how.