Set mysql root password after new installation on Linux

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Set mySQL root password If you install a fresh MySQL database server on Linux, the root account within MySQL has no password set yet. To set the root password : first login to your server using ssh as administrator privileges and  Issue the following command: /usr/bin/mysqladmin -u root password ‘your-new-password’…

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Avoid IP Spam Emails on Dedicated and VPS Server


Practices to avoid your server IPs to mark as Spam If you got an alert notification email that your IP/IPs marked as spam , you can follow the next few simple steps to protect and request your IP to be whitelisted: Temporary stop sending email: stop sending email (e.g. stop…

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Backup Files in Linux using Rsync Command Line

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What is rsync Rsync stands for remote sync which was written by Andrew Tridgell and Paul Mackerras back in 1996. It’s one of the most used and powerfull ‘tools’ in the UNIX world and almost a standard for syncing data. Most Linux distributions have rsync pre-installed, but if it’s not…

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Linux “df” Commands to Check Disk Space

Linux Shell Commands

What is df command The df command stand for “disk filesystem“, it is used to get full summary of available and used disk space usage of file system on Linux system. Check File System Disk Space Usage df command displays device name information , total blocks, total disk space, used…

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What is CodeGuard and how CodeGuard works and encrypt backup data

What is CodeGuard? CodeGuard is a service that provides an automatic website / database backup solution. It monitors your website / database regularly. If any changes are detected, it will notify you about the changes and backup your website / database. It also allows you to restore your website /…

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What is SiteLock and Common SiteLock features and questions

What is SiteLock? SiteLock is a cloud-based, website security solution for small businesses. It works as an early detection alarm for common online threats like malware injections, bot attacks etc. It not only protects websites from potential online threats, but also fixes vulnerabilities. Features include: website scans to check for…

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How to Reset/Recover a Forgotten root Password On Linux OS

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Main Steps to Reset/Recover root password on LINUX If you forgot your root password from our dedicated server ,there are two major actions to reset the root password. the following will describe how to go through reset your root password via rescue mode on dedicated server on both Softraid and…

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How to change root password on centos using ssh

Linux Shell Commands

Steps to Change password via SSH in Linux/Centos First login to your server using SSH connection , then simply you can run the following commands to change your root or current password as bellow: passwd Then you will prompt to Type your new password and , Retype your new password…

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