Atlassian Backup to AWS S3

If you have a self hosted Atlassian suite (Bitbucket, Confluence or Jira) you might want to consider backing up the data to an external repository in-case your server crashes. Requirements: 1 x AWS S3 bucket AWS programmatic account that has access to the AWS S3 bucket AWS CLI installed on the Linux server and configured… Read more »

Adding Colour to Linux Bash Shell

If the standard black and grey makes you feel uninspired, you can change this by adding two lines to your .bashrc file in the users profile. 1. Edit the .bashrc file 2. Add the following lines Should you have any questions, comments or suggestions, please don’t hesitate to comment below. If you like what you… Read more »

Install VMTools for Ubuntu or Debian using Bash Scripts

If you are looking to install VMware VMTools on multiple Ubuntu or Debian Linux servers and don’t feel like typing commands all day then you can run this bash script to install it automatically so long as you are willing to accept all defaults. 1. Mount VMtools 2. Create script folder 3. Create scripting file… Read more »