BIP KB Tag: System

How to upgrade Debian Linux system from Wheezy to Jessie stable release

This tutorial describes the process to upgrade Debian from Debian Wheezy to Debian Jessie. Debian Linux, code name "Jessie" is the latest stable Debian release. It is important to point out that nothing is full proof so proper backup procedure should be discussed before you start the upgrade process. The rule of thumb is, the less software installed on your system the higher chance for a successful upgrade. Before you move ...
By kevin, June 26, 2015


How To Check A Current Runlevel Of Your Linux System

Unix System V-style implement conventionally 7 runlevels. This runlevel implementation varies across many Linux distribution. Usually runlevel 0, 1 and 6 are the same. 0 - halt 1 - single mode 6 - reboot On Debian distributions runlevel 2-5 are dedicated to full multi-user mode with graphical managers and console login. Redhat/Fedora has two separate runlevels for each mode. To check the runlevel, you can use the runlevel comm...
By kevin, June 26, 2015