Month: March 2021

DIG

Whenever I need to do something concerning DNS resolving I resort to dig. Some examples: Getting the IP adres for maboc.nl: martijnmbos@penguin:~$ dig maboc.nl ; DiG 9.11.5-P4-5.1+deb10u3-Debian maboc.nl ;; global options: +cmd ;; Got answer: ;; ->>HEADERHEADERHEADERHEADER

Debian apt commands

I just installed a Debian machine. And since I’m a very longtime RedHat/Fedora man now I’m struggling with the commands to install stuff. Here are my notes: apt update Updates the meta-data and repositories apt upgrade Actually upgrades packages who need upgrading apt install <package> Installs a package apt list [package] Displays all packages known …