Topic: Ubuntu

Using NoMachine NX for a remote desktop on Ubuntu 20.04 from MacOS

Even in 2020, the concept of setting up a remote desktop between different operating systems is perilous. NoMachine (also known as NX) is a popular tool which works well and has many fans. Here's how to remote into your Ubuntu 20.04 desktop from MacOS.


Partitioning, formatting and permanently mounting an extra hard-drive in Ubuntu

Installing a permanent hard drive on a Linux system is actually a little more involved than many people might think if they haven't done it previously. This post walks through what is required for Ubuntu.


Home Data Center Project: Setting up a VMware vSphere ESXi 6.7 on Dell R610

While building a really powerful Kubernetes cluster is useful, I decided to add further utility to the project by using VMware's vSphere ESXi on one of the servers to allow for virtualization of other operating systems.