How to create an SSH Alias to access your remote machines

Dec 11, 2020 4:28:32 PM / by Vu Long Tran posted in linux


If wondered if you can shorten the command you use when you ssh to the same machine all the time.

Well, you can pre-configure these settings in a configuration file and have it reference that when you are SSHing into a machine.

That way you can just SSH using this shorter command: $ ssh master

Instead of the long command: $ ssh username@ipaddressofmachine -i location/of/ssh/key/file

Here's how you do it.

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How to install Gitlab with HTTPS on your own Linux server

Dec 1, 2020 9:18:07 PM / by Vu Long Tran posted in linux, git


I will show you how to install Gitlab onto your own Linux server (also known as self-managed Gitlab server). For my example, I will be installing Gitlab on my Linux server running Centos 8 and will activate HTTPS on it.

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