How to keep your forked repositories in sync with the source repository

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This blog post aims to answer the following questions. How to contribute to Open Source Projects (Partially)? How to keep forked repositories in sync with the source repository ? How to pull the commits from source repository to the forked repository? I often forked open source repositories found in github … Continue reading “How to keep your forked repositories in sync with the source repository”

Access Jekyll server running inside vagrant box

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By default Jekyll listens for request coming from localhost only. We have to configure Jekyll to accept incoming requests outside of localhost. Use command provided below to start Jekyll server : [sourcecode] $ Jekyll server –watch –host 0.0.0.0 [/sourcecode] The trick here is to use –host 0.0.0.0 which tell Jekyll … Continue reading “Access Jekyll server running inside vagrant box”

Walkthrough on remote access to Ubuntu14.04

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I often access my ubuntu machine remotely and today I will be describing how I setup my machine to access it remotely from anywhere through internet. This is not a step by step guide rather it’s a kind of walkthrough and giving overview on how I knitted each bits and … Continue reading “Walkthrough on remote access to Ubuntu14.04”

[Solved] Mount of root filesystem failed – Ubuntu

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I `dist-upgrade` my system yesterday. And there were few issues with locale package with my terminal. I manually edited the file `/etc/default/locale` and in hasty copy pasted the few codes found online at (http://askubuntu.com/questions/33025/locale-settings-are-not-right-how-can-i-reset-them). I then saved and restarted my laptop to see the changes. Bang ! I began to … Continue reading “[Solved] Mount of root filesystem failed – Ubuntu”