Create Windows 10 bootable USB on Linux

The following commands install the WoeUSB program used to create a bootable USB stick for the installation of Windows 10. First add the repository (assuming Ubuntu or Linux Mint OS) sudo add-apt-repository ppa:nilarimogard/webupd8 sudo apt-get update sudo apt-get install woeusb The WoeUSB GUI can be found in your Applications Menu but I don’t recommend it. …

Docker

READ THIS FIRST! On HP workstation equipment, you’ll likely need to enable VTX Extensions in the BIOS to allow for the execution of virtualisation technology. I use a hp EliteDesk 800 G2 Mini and the factory BIOS setting has VTX disabled by default. If in any doubt, check your BIOS now, or you WILL encounter …

Python

INTRODUCTION Python is a simple, easy to learn programming language that bears some resemblance to shell script. It has gained popularity very quickly due to its shallow learning curve. It is supported on all operating systems. https://www.python.org/ INSTALLATION Installers for all operating systems are available here and on linux it tends to be installed by …

git Cheat Sheet

My super concise git notes Developed by Linus Torvalds, git is a… Distributed Version Control System (VCS) for any type of file Co-ordinates work between multiple developers Tracks who made what changes and when Revert back at any time Supports local and remote repositories (hosted on github, bitbucket) It keeps track of code history and …

Networker Cheatsheet

Here is a handy cheatsheet in troubleshooting failing backups and recoveries using emc’s Networker all taken from real-world experience (and regularly updated). If it’s helped you out of a pinch, and is worth a dollar, then please consider donating to help maintain this useful blog. [paypal-donation] Is backup server running? nsrwatch -s backupserver     …