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Search for files starting in the / directory named resolv.conf

# find / -name resolv.conf -type f -print

Searches for files starting in the root directory the start with host
# find / -name¬† “host*” -type f -print

Finds all …

Before you can install any Linux Distribution on Windows 10 you will need to install the Windows Subsystem for Linux Feature.
There are two way to install this:
1. Open a Powershell as administrator and run the following command:


Installing VMware tools on Debian and Ubuntu is not as easy as on Windows but following a the steps below should make fairly easy.

These instructions should work for VMware ESXi, VMware Workstation, and VMWare Fusion.

Login to Debian and …

Package Management in Linux

Debian and Ubuntu

Install a Package

$ apt-get install <package>
Example: $ apt-get install tree
tree is the package that is installed.
Check if a specific package is installed

$ dpkg -l | grep <package>


IP address, subnet mask, and default gateway

For Debian and Ubuntu

Static Address:
You will need to configure your IP address, subnet mask and default by editing the interfaces file. I use VI but you can choose any text editor.…