December 2019

How to use UUID unique identifiers to consistently mount partitions

botond published 2019. 12. 23., H - 17: 25 time
The Universally Unique Identifier (UUID) is a unique identifier that Linux systems use to identify different volumes / partitions, so that the mountings on different block devices cannot change even if the order of hard drives on the computer changes, for example, during maintenance. . In this tutorial we will look at how to use UUIDs in our fstab file instead of device names to mount our partitions in a consistent manner.

UUID (Universally unique identifier)

botond published 2019. 12. 22., V - 15: 45 time
The universally unique identifier (UUID) is a 128-bit number used to identify information in computer systems. The term globally unique identifier (GUID) is also used, usually in software created by Microsoft.

GNU GRUB

botond published 2019. 12. 21, Sat - 17: 33 time
GRUB is the GNU Project operating system software package that allows you to select which system to boot when you have more than one installed, or to start a particular kernel configuration on a given operating system partition.

Making a bootable flash drive with the balena Etcher 1.5

botond published 2019. 12. 20., P - 14: 50 time
Balena Etcher is an open source freeware program that lets you conveniently create bootable flash drives for computers and bootable SD cards, for example, for Raspberry. In this tutorial, we will try this powerful utility that offers the ability to create bootable flash drives on both Linux and Windows platforms.

Upgrading the Drupal base system to 8.8

botond published 2019. 12. 18, Wed - 15: 26 time
On December 2019, 4, Drupal released its latest core system, 8.8.0. Previously, we've talked about how to easily upgrade the Drupal base system, but in this release, much has changed so you have to go a little deeper. So in this tutorial we will look at how to upgrade our Drupal base system from 8.7.10 to 8.8.0.