Tag Archive for Ubuntu

Installing GIT in Linux

If you are using RHEL, Fedora, CentOS or similar Linux OS, use

to intall GIT. Remember to su as root to gain install permissions.


Type Y to continue

To install GIT in Debian, Ubuntu, Mint or similar OS, use

To verify, run the following command in the Terminal:

Logs flooded with IGMP and UFW

Lately I was having a problem with Ubuntu’s firewall having loads of messages such as:

Nov 15 00:13:37 machine kernel: [96488.961785] [UFW BLOCK] IN=eth2 OUT= MAC=01:00:de:00:ad:00:be:00:ef:03:13:37:0h:a1 SRC= DST= LEN=28 TOS=0x00 PREC=0x00 TTL=1 ID=30636 PROTO=2

Found the solution on Frank Geerlings blog:

sudo ufw deny from to

The command instructs the ubuntu firewall to deny the multicast. Simple, sweet and working 🙂

(Note: examples reproduced from Frank’s website!)