Author: Shiva Saxena

A new learning curve @dgplug

A new learning curve @dgplug

Hey all! I have been attending dgplug summer training this year. And it’s been a wonderful experience going on. I have attended all the sessions so far and could imagine the magnitude of knowledge I would be learning as the training continues. Let me tell you how this summer training is turning out to be a new learning curve for me. Continue reading “A new learning curve @dgplug”

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How to resize Linux partition with Gparted?

How to resize Linux partition with Gparted?

Today, I just messed up with my system (Ubuntu 16.04 LTS), but now everything is fine! Actually, I was going to resize my Linux partition with Gparted, but I didn’t know that a freaking experience was waiting for me. To explore the same, you may visit my previous post on Grub Rescue. In this post, find out how to use Gparted for resizing Linux partition. Continue reading “How to resize Linux partition with Gparted?”

How to boot from Grub Rescue? Fixed(error): no such partition.

How to boot from Grub Rescue? Fixed(error): no such partition.

Ever get into the freaking condition, when your system doesn’t boot successfully and throw your control to a grub rescue utility informing the following error?

error: no such partition.
Entering rescue mode...
grub rescue>

I went through this situation today. And here is how I rescued with it. Continue reading “How to boot from Grub Rescue? Fixed(error): no such partition.”

How to clone a large mercurial repository?

How to clone a large mercurial repository?

Howdy readers! Have you ever experienced a condition in which you find yourself cloning a large repository and unfortunately lost an almost complete clone due to an unreliable network connection?
This experience is even more dreadful when you are having limited data in your internet pack. Let’s find out then, how to clone a large repository in a similar condition when you are unable to completely clone at once? Continue reading “How to clone a large mercurial repository?”

Why you should write a blog?

Why you should write a blog?

Hi, it’s been a while since I wrote my last post. Thus, feeling great to write after a long time! I was always curious about managing a blog and writing to it regularly because I was ever interested in the whole concept of writing a blog post. I mean self-learning a new topic all from the web and then summarizing your research in a blog post seems to be amazing, no? But when I started to write blogs I didn’t know most the benefits that were going to happen with me. Continue reading “Why you should write a blog?”