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Ubuntu 13.04 “Raring Ringtail” Server Installation Guide. Ubuntu 13.04 non LTS “ Raring Ringtail ” Server was released on 25 April 2013 . This guide shows installation of recently released Ubuntu 13.0 4 Server with screenshots. This release includes latest and greatest packages, some of them are OpenStack Grizzly Pythan Juju 0.7 Ceph 0.56.4 MAAS 1.3 TMongoDB 2.2.4 OpenvSwitch 1.9.0 Download Ubuntu 13.04 Server Edition You may visit the following links to download Ubuntu Server 13.04 install images for 32-bit and 64-bit systems.

User’s who looking for Ubuntu 13.04 Desktop installation guide, please check out the following article. Ubuntu 13.04 Desktop Installation Guide Let’s start the installation of Ubuntu 13.04 Server “ Raring Ringtail “. 1. Boot Ubuntu 13.04 Server 2. Ubuntu 13.04 Installation 3. Language Selection 4. Select Location 5. Keyboard Selection 6. Country Selection 7. Keyboard Configuration 8. Hostname Selection 9. Non-Administrative User Creation 10. Create Non-Administrative User and Password 11. Create Non-Administrative Password 12. 13. 14. Ubuntu 13.04 Linux Server Debuts. Should You Upgrade? Every six months, Ubuntu Linux comes out with a new server release.

It is however only once every two years that one of those releases is labeled as an Long Term Support (LTS) release. The Ubuntu 13.04, aka The Raring Ringtail release, is out today and is a standard (non-LTS) release. The difference between an LTS release and a standard release is support length, which is a big deal for server users in production. LTS releases receive five years of support, while standard releases only get 9 months. Mark Baker, Ubuntu Server Product Manager at Canonical, explained to ServerWatch that the 'Raring' release is an interim release where new items are brought in with the goal of them landing in a future LTS.

In the case of some of the new items in Ubuntu 13.04, several key ones will be made available to Ubuntu 12.04 LTS server users as well. Ubuntu 13.04 features the latest OpenStack Grizzly cloud platform release, including new high-availability features baked in by Ubuntu. Highly useful Linux commands & configurations. Update, August 2010: A few broken links fixed; thank you, George! Update, September 2008: A few errors corrected; thank you, Umarzuki! Oh, you're gonna love this article! Even though there are many websites hawking similar content, with varying degree of clarity and quality, I want to offer a short, easy-to-use guide to some of the most common yet highly useful commands that could help make your Linux experience more joyful. Now that you have read some of my installation guides, you have probably setup your system and configured the basic settings. Therefore, this article was born, in order to offer simple solutions to some of the more widespread problems that one might face during and immediately after a Linux installation.

This article will refer to Ubuntu Linux distribution as the demonstration platform. What am I going to write about? Here are the topics. Table of contents Basic tips There are some things you need to know before heading into the deep waters of the Command Line: Commands . . Set Up VNC on Ubuntu in Four Steps. As The Ubuntu Edge Project Breaks Records It Also Gives Canonical A New Direction. Nine Features We May See in Ubuntu 11.10 'Oneiric Ocelot' Canonical's Ubuntu 11.04 "Natty Narwhal" may still be occupying much of the Linux world's attention, but at last week's Ubuntu Developer Summit in Budapest, the next version of the free and open source Linux distribution began to take form. A number of decisions were reportedly made about Ubuntu 11.10, or "Oneiric Ocelot," at the conference, while numerous other questions are still being debated.

Ready for a very early look at Oneiric Ocelot? Here's a roundup of what's been reported so far. 1. A Refined Unity Natty Narwhal's new, notebook-derived Unity interface has been met with considerable hesitation on the part of some Ubuntu users, but apparently the next version will include a revised version of the desktop shell. The classic GNOME desktop will reportedly no longer be included on the default Ubuntu CD, while Qt-based Unity 2D for lower-end PCs will switch to using Compiz rather than Metacity, The H reports. 3. 4. 5. 6. 7. 8. 9. OneiricOcelot/TechnicalOverview/Alpha1. The Ubuntu developers are moving quickly to bring you the absolute latest and greatest software the Open Source community has to offer. The Oneiric Ocelot Alpha 1 Release of Ubuntu 11.10 is a developer snapshot to give you an early glance at the next version of Ubuntu.

One of the requests received during the last Ubuntu Developer Summit was to provide a bit more information about the release process, and what's happening there. With this in mind, the release team will be adding a section about "what's happening in the background", to each of the milestones for those who are interested as part of this Technical Overview. Upgrading from Ubuntu 11.04 To upgrade from Ubuntu 11.04 on a desktop system, press Alt+F2 and type in "update-manager -d" (without the quotes) into the command box. Update Manager should open up and tell you: New distribution release '11.10' is available. Download the Alpha 1 This release is for developers only.

You can download Alpha 1 ISOs from: Updated Packages Gcc 4.6. 25+ Useful Linux and Unix Cheat sheets. Faster programming gives you more time for small business website design and other projects. This is my first post on Cheat sheets. Actually Cheat sheet is a concise set of notes used for quick reference. Cheat sheets will contain most of the shortcuts needed to program faster. And it is meant for newbie users who can’t remember the shortcuts or commands. In this post , I have collected almost 27 Cheat sheets available for Linux users. These Cheat sheets will contain Linux command lines, Linux security, Linux administration, Gnome/KDE, sed/awk/vim, and distribution specific codes. You may think that one cheat sheet is just enough for me , so why should I need to look at so many cheat sheets.

Click on any of the 687 commands below to get a description and list of available options. Tired of using your mouse so much? I hope that these cheat sheets will definitely help you to remember some difficult commands for sure. LINUX. WineHQ - Run Windows applications on Linux, BSD, Solaris and Mac OS X. Ubuntu Unity design review (revised) Web Upd8: Ubuntu / Linux blog. Unity Launcher Icon To Share Files Using Dropbox [Drag'n'Drop. After seeing a simple script on ubuntu.onego.ru to share files on Dropbox using an icon in the Unity launcher, I though I'd update the Dropbox Share script I've created a while back to do something similar, but more advanced: just like the regular Dropbox Share, you'll be able to share both files and folders and also you can share multiple files at once.

So Unity Dropbox Share was born, a simple drag'n'drop Dropbox share icon for the Unity launcher (it's just a script written in Bash). Here's a video with Unity Dropbox Share in action: Even though this was created for the Unity launcher, it should probably work with other docks like Avant Window Navigator, Docky, DockBarX or Cairo Dock too (I've only tested it with AWN). How it works: Tip: if you remove some files you've shared from the Dropbox public folder, you can update the emblems by simply clicking the Unity Dropbox Share icon (you may need to refresh Nautilus using CTRL R). 12 Things I did After Installing New Ubuntu 11.04 "Natty Narwhal" Ubuntu 11.04 Natty Narwhal released, reviewed. Ubuntu 11.04 Natty Narwhal beta is already here and in a few days time, the final release will happen.

We have already reviewed the latest Ubuntu 11.04 and we think it is ready for prime time, well, almost. We did encounter some amount of instability in the new Ubuntu Unity mostly because of Compiz, but overall we believe Ubuntu 11.04 is going to be a release to look forward for. Leaving all that aside for now, let's just concentrate on things you could do after installing Ubuntu 11.04 Natty Narwhal.

Things to do After Installing Ubuntu 11.04 Natty Narwhal Many things about this post will be similar to our previous write up on things you need to do after installing Ubuntu 10.10 Maverick Meerkat. Installing Restricted Extras and Updating Repositories During Ubuntu InstallationYou can now install restricted codecs package(which include Adobe Flash, MP3 codecs and such) during installation of Ubuntu OS itself. Update Repositories Done. Done. 04 - Unity keyboard/mouse shortcuts.