Linux commands to empty all files of a directory

Posted by Damodar Bashyal on August 25, 2015

 

Below are few commands to empty content of a file that already exists in a directory.

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Synchronizing system clock to Network Time Protocol (NTP) issue

Posted by Damodar Bashyal on June 04, 2015

 

When I was trying to connect to s3bucket from my local it failed and the reason I found was my system time was bit behind.

the NTP socket is in use, exiting

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How to increase virtualbox hard disk partition size

Posted by Damodar Bashyal on March 16, 2015

 

Today When I was importing large database I was getting error that there is not enough space after half of the database was imported. When I checked space it was showing 100% used. Even though I had dynamic space allocated, it was not increasing beyond 37GB. After going through few forums I managed to combine all tips & tricks and apply them to increase my oracle virtualbox ubuntu main partition.

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