First you need to have your instance up and running and to have ssh’d in. The first command you want to run is: > java -version You should get this response: > Command ‘java’ not found, but can be installed with: > sudo apt install default-jre > sudo apt… Read More »
Interesting story of being kidnapped by Somali pirates and spending ~2.5 years in captivity and then being contacted on Facebook by one of his kidnappers when we was released.
Here is the URL required to wget Jira. https://www.atlassian.com/software/jira/downloads/binary/atlassian-jira-software-8.8.0.tar.gz Here is the command: > wget https://www.atlassian.com/software/jira/downloads/binary/atlassian-jira-software-8.8.0.tar.gz The format should work for all versions going back to 7.0.11. Prior to this the format is slightly different. eg (https://www.atlassian.com/software/jira/downloads/binary/atlassian-jira-software-7.0.0-jira-7.0.0.tar.gz)
Now here is a needless frustrating head scratcher. You’re preparing for a presentation using Keynote but in presentation mode, you can’t see the mouse pointer. Now this situation is likely to occur when you’ve downloaded the newest version of Keynote because by default, the option “Show pointer only on slide with links or movies” is… Read More »
Uploading any files to Amazon S3 using the command line (CLI) or terminal is very easy if you follow these steps. Step 1: Create an S3 bucket Log into your console and create a bucket. Take note of your bucket name and the region. Here, my region is “us-west-2” Step 2: Download AWSCLI Visit https://aws.amazon.com/cli/ and download… Read More »
Sometimes you’ll come across applications that will require a specific version of Java. This will be because other versions of Java will have extra libraries that may not be compatible. To install a specific version of Java on Mac OSX with homebrew, go to Github AdoptOpen JDK to see what version you need. The basic… Read More »
Good podcast on the Coronavirus. Note that from the ~20min mark the conversation jumps to deer infection for about 10 minutes then jumps back to COVID19.