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prevent a package from being automatically installed, upgraded or removed in Ubuntu

How To Prevent A Package From Being Automatically Installed, Upgraded Or Removed In Ubuntu

In this brief tutorial, we will see how to prevent a package from being automatically installed, upgraded or removed. Some of you might wonder why would anyone want to do that. There could be many reasons. You...

Systemback - Restore Ubuntu Desktop and Server to previous state

Systemback – Restore Ubuntu Desktop and Server To Previous State

Systemback is a free utility that can be used to backup and restore Ubuntu-like systems. It is somewhat similar to MS Windows’s “System restore” option. Using Systemback, we can easily create backup of a Ubuntu...

Linux Kernel 4.7 is released – Install it in CentOS 7 and Ubuntu 16.04

After two months of continues development, Linux Kernel 4.7 final version is made available for download for all GNU/Linux operating systems. Yesterday, July 24, 2016, Linux Torvalds wrote in the release notes, So, after a slight...