Hackintosh Ryzen Install
· β˜• 3 min read · ✍️ Chris Titus

Here is the basic install instruction for the Hackintosh Ryzen install that I used on my Ryzen 2700 with an RX 580.


Clean Up Windows 10
· β˜• 2 min read · ✍️ Chris Titus

In this article, we will clean up Windows 10. This will include debloat, startup maintenance, system tweaks, and privacy settings. These 3 stages are broken down below and will help maintain a healthy Windows 10 system. I’d recommend re-running these steps every 6 months.


How to Secure A Web Server
· β˜• 2 min read · ✍️ Chris Titus

In this article, I show you all the steps needed to secure a web server and improve your security. I recommend doing all of these things on every installation. Also, just because you secure your server doesn’t mean you can neglect it. I highly recommend monitoring it and adjusting security as needed. Monitoring is required for proper security in my opinion.


How to Learn Linux
· β˜• 1 min read · ✍️ Chris Titus

This article gives you the resources on how to learn Linux. If I am missing a resource, be sure and comment so I can add it.


Custom Kernel in Linux
· β˜• 3 min read · ✍️ Chris Titus

This Guide walks your through how to install a custom kernel on Linux. I will go over performing this in a Debian-based system and an Arch-based system. Please note that the arch based system requires you to build the kernel yourself and will take much longer.


Linux File System | Directory Structure
· β˜• 3 min read · ✍️ Chris Titus
This article details the Linux File System and it’s directory structure. Linux File System – Root / -This is the root directory which should contain only the directories needed at the top level of the file structure /bin – This is where the executable files are located. These files are available to all users, but do not add programs manually here /dev – These are devices in your system – Not Mounted!

How to Setup a VPN Server and Clients Using OpenVPN
· β˜• 2 min read · ✍️ Chris Titus

In this article, I go over how to setup a VPN Server and clients using OpenVPN. this will cover the setup process of the remote machine and then connecting to it via both Linux and Windows client machines.


The Ultimate SSH Guide
· β˜• 3 min read · ✍️ Chris Titus

This is an SSH guide to help you set up, configure, connect, and transfer files using SSH.


Update to the Latest Version of GIMP
· β˜• 2 min read · ✍️ Chris Titus

Here are instructions on how to Update to the latest version of GIMP. This is vital to make sure you get the newest and best features for GIMP. The old versions of gimp that come bundled with Ubuntu 18 and prior aren’t nearly as good as Gimp 2.10+.


BigDaddyLinux Interview
· β˜• 1 min read · ✍️ Chris Titus

I had a great time chatting with Rocco from BDL and loved his interview style. I didn’t realize we talked for an hour and half, but had an absolute blast and will definitely jump in on some more of his live streams. Here is the interview:


Grub Rescue | Repairing your Bootloader
· β˜• 2 min read · ✍️ Chris Titus

Lets go over Grub Rescue and repairing your bootloader. This is a very misunderstood topic and by learn basic syntax you will be able to repair your GRUB very easily. Here are 4 methods of doing a GRUB Rescue.


WordPress on Google Cloud Platform
· β˜• 2 min read · ✍️ Chris Titus

I am going over hosting WordPress on Google Cloud Platform in this article. This is a step by step guide on how to set up and host a WordPress website using a fresh installation.


Aptitude Explained
· β˜• 3 min read · ✍️ Chris Titus

In this article, I am going over the aptitude command and explaining all of the commands and usage that goes with its usage.