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Installing Debian backports in Debian Wheezy

Login as root and run the following commands: cd /etc/apt echo “deb wheezy-backports main” > /etc/apt/sources.list.d/backport.list apt-get update gpg –keyserver –recv-key 7638D0442B90D010 gpg -a –export 7638D0442B90D010 | apt-key add – (should get the ‘OK’ as answer) Installing a single package from backports: apt-get -t wheezy-backports install {package-name}


Installing Java 8.x in Debian Wheezy or Ubuntu 14.04(Trusty)

Here are the commands to install Java 8.x into Debian Wheezy via the repository and PPA. cd /etc/apt/ echo “deb trusty main” | tee /etc/apt/sources.list.d/webupd8team-java.list echo “deb-src trusty main” | tee -a /etc/apt/sources.list.d/webupd8team-java.list apt-key adv –keyserver hkp:// –recv-keys EEA14886 apt-get update apt-get install oracle-java8-installer

Apache, Linux, Uncategorized

Changing the URL of WordPress

Lately after a friend had develloped a new web site under (eg.) when it needed to go live to although the admin settings were changed and the Apache configuration as well, many links still were pointing to Now what to do? I searched the Net and found this great beb site which explains …