How To Add a New Drive to Your Existing Linux Server

If you’ve got a hard drive you want to add to your Linux server, physical or virtual, it’s not going to work out of the box. You’ll have to initialize the drive with a filesystem, and set it to automatically mount at boot. This guide will focus on the basics for getting a new hard drive up and running on Linux. If you need more complex management, we recommend using Logical Volume Management (LVM) instead, which follows a different procedure. Among other things, this makes managing partitions on drives easier, and allows for easy resizing of logical volumes. Install The Drive This may seem self explanatory, but it’s not always

Microsoft wants to modernize existing parts of Windows 10 UX

Microsoft is in the process of finalizing the Windows Sun Valley, otherwise known as “next of generation of Windows”, ahead of its announcement on June 24. As part of that, there were a number of small design tweaks like rounded corners in the preview builds, but it looks like the company is on a mission to “modernize the existing parts of Windows UX”. Windows 10 was announced way back in 2015 and it has gotten better over the past few years, but much of the interface has remained unchanged from 2015 revamp. In fact, Windows 10 still uses UI features/elements from Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows XP, and even Windows

Qualcomm confirms the new Wear OS can work on existing smartwatches

Qualcomm is switching up the already confusing narrative around the upcoming Wear OS update. What you need to know Qualcomm has stated that its current smartwatch chips can support the upcoming Wear OS update. The company says that it is working with Google on bringing the new update to current chips. Fossil has already stated that current watches aren’t getting the update, and Mobvoi seems unsure. Qualcomm has stated that its current smartwatch chips can support the upcoming Wear OS update that Google and Samsung are developing. The company spoke to XDA-Developers and confirmed support with the new Qualcomm Snapdragon Wear 4100, and even the older Snapdragon Wear 3100. This

How to Increase Disk Size of Your Existing Virtual Machines in VirtualBox

Here’s the scenario you may come across sooner or later. You installed one or more operating systems in VirtualBox. While creating those virtual operating systems, you also created virtual hard disks for them in VirtualBox. You specified the maximum size of the virtual disk to say 15 or 20 GB but now after using it for some time, you realize that your virtual machine is running out of space. While there are ways to free up disk space on Ubuntu and other operating systems, a more robust way of handling the situation is to increase the disk size of your virtual machines created in VirtualBox. Yes, you can enlarge the

How To Upgrade Existing WSL/WSL2 Ubuntu 18.04 to 20.04

WSL isn’t new to this audience, and with the new improvements over WSL2 Microsoft has enabled access to Linux from Windows to even greater audiences. While you can download multiple distributions of Linux from the Microsoft Store on Windows 10. If you are an existing WSL user, chances are you don’t want to download a separate new version of the existing Linux that you already have installed. In this guide we will show you how to upgrade your existing Ubuntu 18.04 TLS to 20.04 TLS without installing a separate instance of Ubuntu so you can keep all your existing OS and all it’s configuration the way is. You can install

Final Fantasy XVI Will Use A “Tried-and-True” Existing Engine; Project Athia Will Be Square Enix’s Visually Mindblowing Project on New Tech – Rumor

The yet to be revealed Final Fantasy XVI will be powered by an existing engine, which should make development go smoother than it did for previous entries in the series, according to rumors. Speaking on the ResetEra forums, APZonerunner, features editor at VG247, revealed some interesting details on Square Enix’s future projects, saying that the next main entry in the popular JRPG series will use a tried-and-true existing engine, which is likely the Unreal Engine 4, which Square Enix used for both Final Fantasy VII Remake and Kingdom Hearts III. It will be Project Athia the visually mindblowing project from the publisher that will be powered by new technology. This

Deleting all existing comment author urls in WordPress using mysql command

I have like over 50k+ comments posted on this site. A commenter is allowed to leave their website or Github/Twitter URL in the comment section. Unfortunately, many websites are dead creating a mess. Many are just spam and nothing else. This is not good for anyone. Here is a quick way to delete all existing comment author URLs in WordPress using mysql command line option. Make a backup before you make any changes. See my “Shell Script To Backup MySql Database Server.” Finding dead links This plugin will monitor your blog looking for broken links and let you know if any are found. It monitors links in your posts, pages,

Intel and Microsoft to Continue Supporting Existing Huawei Notebooks

Ever since Huawei was placed on the United States’ Entity List – effectively banning them from receiving US technology – the fate of support for their existing products has been in limbo. Would shipping firmware updates, security updates, and new OSes to these products violate the requirements of the list? At the time the ban went into effect, this is a question that no one really had a good answer for, either with suppliers or Huawei itself. But now we’re finally getting some clarity on the issue. On the mobile side of matters, earlier this month Huawei formally announced that its latest two generations of smartphones will get Android Q