Enable FTP for EasyEngine Website

To Enable FTP for EasyEngine web sites, we need to install pure-ftpd. On Ubuntu/Debian, run

Enable virtial FTP users

In EasyEngine, we sites files are owned by www-data user, this user have a UID of 33. By default pure-ftpd won’t allow this. To enable users with UD 33 to login, run

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Uninstalling Software in Debian Server

To uninstall a software on Debian server, run

Example To all installed software with specific name, run

Example

In above list, packages start with ii = installed un = currently not installed on the server When you uninstall a package, it won’t remove all config files, such packages list as uninsalled (un). […]

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apt-cache

To search for available packages, run

Example

Ubuntu find Dependencies for a package apt […]

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apt The method driver /usr/lib/apt/methods/https could not be found

When running apt update on a Debian server, i get error

To fix the error, run

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Download a package using apt on Debian/Ubuntu

download package using apt

On Debian and Ubuntu servers, you can download a package using apt download command.

Package will get downloaded to current working directory. Better do this to /tmp to avoid permission errors. Method 2 If you want to download package and dependencies, then use

This will download the package and all dependency, store it […]

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Blocking Package Upgrade on Debian/Ubuntu

To block packages from upgrading, you can use command apt-mark hold.

Example

To list packages that are on hold, run

If you want to remove block, you can use apt-mark unhold command.

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Configure KVM Bridge Network on Debian 10

Before you configure bridge network, make sure you have bridge-utils installed.

You may also need ifdown and resolvconf packages installed

Here is the default /etc/network/interfaces i had on the server

enp1s0f0 is name of the network interface card on the server. To convert it to brudge configuration. You need to replace enp1s0f0 […]

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