Sinhala (si_LK) is the only locale available for Sri Lanka in Ubuntu OS. While the Sinhala locale is not bad in itself, displaying “රු” in currencies, “පෙ.ව” and “ප.ව.” and Sinhala month and date names are a distraction, specially in terminal where Sinhala unicode rendering is not that good. Continue reading “Sri Lankan English Locale for Ubuntu (And other Linuxes)”
In my previous post, I told the story of buying a new laptop .
I immediately burned an Ubuntu 16.04 ISO to a USB Flash Drive and began the installing process. I tried to install it several times, but it failed at the final stage of the installation process, saying that it failed to install the bootloader. Continue reading “I switched to Windows!?”
Let’s Encrypt is a great service that provide SSL Certificates free of charge. It intends to make more data transferred through the WWW secure. Continue reading “Assigning SSL using Let’s Encrypt to Websites Running in LXCs”
Using Linux Containers (LXC) is a good way to host multiple applications in a single server with separation of resources and applications. Continue reading “Hosting Multiple Applications in a Server, with Linux Containers (LXC)”
By default, it’s not possible to SSH into LXCs from outside, but we can accomplish that by setting up a SSH server in LXC and some port forwarding magic. Continue reading “Set up SSH Access into LXCs”
LXCs don’t normally auto start when the host server starts. We have to manually configure them to auto start. Continue reading “How to Auto Start LXCs when Host Starts”