How to Mount Windows Share on Linux using CIFS

On Linux and UNIX operating systems, a Windows share can be mounted on a particular mount point in the local directory tree using the cifs option of the mount command. The Common Internet File System (CIFS) is a network file-sharing…

Introduction to DNF History and How to Rollback Updates

In this article we will discuss the DNF (or YUM) history command. This command allows you view a timeline of DNF transactions. This high view of package manager transactions makes it easy to correct issues and see exactly what has…

Microsoft Is Bringing Gmail, Google Drive And Calendar to Outlook…And Other Small Business Tech News

Here are five things in technology that happened this past week and how they affect your business. Did you miss them? 1 — Microsoft is bringing Gmail, Google Drive, and Calendar to Outlook.      Microsoft has started testing their integration…

How to Generate a SSL/TLS Certificate Signing Request (CSR) on Debian 10

For any live website, SSL Certificates have become a key requirement. A Certificate Authority (CA) verifies and issue SSL certificates. There are two categories of these certificates: Self-Signed certificates: As the name implies, these are the certificates that are signed…

Switching from Python 2 to Python 3: What you need to know

Python 2 will reach its end of life in mere weeks. Here’s what to know before you migrate to Python 3. Python 2.7 will officially become unsupported beginning January 1, 2020. There is one final bugfix planned after this date, but then…