Ever stuck on a remote server with some file? Needed to upload/download file from remote server? Find FTP clients tedious for a simple file upload/download? Keep reading for one stop solution to all these problems.

Many a times I fall in situation where I have to deal with remote servers and just to upload a file I have to open FTP clients and have to leave command line for such a simple task. I always wondered if, there was a command line way of doing simple FTP stuffs. Then few weeks ago I...

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It was normal Monday like every week. I got my laptop and pressed the Power button then I remembered that I had not Suspended(Hibernated) my machine but instead had shut it down last Friday to make sure the memory is not occupied and system runs faster .

Now the problem with shutting down is, I have to start eight different servers to get my Crossroad's apps up and running. Just for this reason ,I refrained from Shutting Down my machine every day and instead chose to Suspend which would save...

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Following is an handy list of frequently used Linux (Ubuntu flavour) console commands

Find Files

find . -name '*.cnf'
find . -name 'hello.workd'

The dot here represents all files and folders in current path

Mysql DUMP - Import and Export

1) Export

mysqldump -u username -p database_name  file_name_to_save.sql

2) Import

mysql -u username -p database_name < filename.sql

Install LAMP on Ubuntu

sudo apt-get install tasksel
sudo tasksel
sudo tasksel install lamp-server

Install Apache2 on...

< filename.sql

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Following is an handy list of frequently used Linux (Ubuntu flavour) console commands

Find Files

find . -name '*.cnf'
find . -name 'hello.workd'

The dot here represents all files and folders in current path

Mysql DUMP - Import and Export

1) Export

mysqldump -u username -p database_name  file_name_to_save.sql

2) Import

mysql -u username -p database_name < filename.sql

Install LAMP on Ubuntu

sudo apt-get install tasksel
sudo tasksel
sudo tasksel install lamp-server

Install Apache2 on...

< filename.sql

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You may have came across a situation where you need to share your local app to clients (in other words your Rails app running on your local server port 3000).

You may have came across a situation where you need to share your local server.
So in such cases a widely used tool is localtunnel

But it has a limitation with consistent url as it generates a random URL for every new instance.

Pagekite suffices this need and gives a consistent URL for one server bind to a port.

PageKite makes local...

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