Category Archives: Linux Tricks

8 Mesmerising secrets about Linux you never knew before

Linux has really upgraded over the years and this is great news for Windows users who’re sick of paying for new Windows releases or are in general dying for a change. It’s time, folks to switch to Linux. But wait, how can you throw away your Windows set-up for something that is fairly new to you? Read on… Read More »

How to Install git 2.9 on a Directadmin Server with CentOS 6

Two years ago I have written a short guide on the same subject – here it is. Since yum install git still doesn’t allow us to install git 2, let me share the fastest way to get git up and running on your server. First of all, let’s download the most recent version of git here. Most recent… Read More »

/usr/local/lib/libz.so.1: no version information available – Working Fix (Directadmin Server)

Sometimes when you need to install something that interacts with libz, you might get the following message (I have faced it while installing git): Solution is simple – most probably you already have a library with right version, just the symbolic link to it is wrong. First of all, find libz.so version you are using: You should see… Read More »