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Upgrade Python in Ubuntu
Upgrade Python in Ubuntu

Upgrade Python in Ubuntu

This article will/shall always be inline for the sole purpose of keeping python up-to-date, and to the latest, greatest stable as always as possible version. We shall strictly speak to Ubuntu here I mean any version 19.10+(Eoan Ermine) at the time of writing and beyond in the upcoming future, however this might also work for Debian, Linux mint and its derivatives too, but your mileage might vary as per the repositories updated and as maintained d by he respective developers

“drm:[drm_crtc_helper_set_config] *ERROR* failed to set mode on [CRTC6]” during install
“drm:[drm_crtc_helper_set_config] *ERROR* failed to set mode on [CRTC6]” during install

“drm:[drm_crtc_helper_set_config] *ERROR* failed to set mode on [CRTC6]” during install

Talking straight away, copy pasting the error as found and seen via terminal in search engines the solution might haunt peeps of all genres, here’s a perfect hunt down for the same. Solution in short: Have you tried adding the…

Permission denied error when trying to update a user’s password: passwd
Permission denied error when trying to update a user’s password: passwd

Permission denied error when trying to update a user’s password: passwd

We’re now talking about a rare or some common error encountered by sys admins or network peeps in office or say at home doing there daily chores on there respected Linux box. Here is what I’ve found as per my…

Setup and Configure an anonymous FTP download server in Fedora/Red Hat/CentOS
Setup and Configure an anonymous FTP download server in Fedora/Red Hat/CentOS

Setup and Configure an anonymous FTP download server in Fedora/Red Hat/CentOS

In general, an implementation of an FTP server that allows anyone who can use FTP to log on to the server, using a general username and without a password check. So we now know that, FTP is built on a…

Fastest way to format External drives on Ubuntu and its Derivatives
Fastest way to format External drives on Ubuntu and its Derivatives

Fastest way to format External drives on Ubuntu and its Derivatives

Let’s talk about a little less complicated and a casual way though powerful enough to get the job done. Yes we’re considering a task to format or perhaps make a bootable drive USB here, for command line freaks you may…

How to recover deleted “dpkg” directory in Debian or Ubuntu
How to recover deleted “dpkg” directory in Debian or Ubuntu

How to recover deleted “dpkg” directory in Debian or Ubuntu

Question: Unfortunately I’ve deleted dpkg directory while removing the lock. By mistake I typed Now when I am trying to install/uninstall packages it shows me following error. What should I do now? Solution: root + rm + -r = disaster So let us begin step by…