Configure Visual Studio Code Integrated Terminal to use Oh My Zsh

I couldn’t find a straightforward answer to this after searching around, but it really was easy. I’m using Linux Mint 17.2 with Cinnamon, so YMMV. I’m using Oh My Zsh, the Bullet Train theme, and the Inconsolata font from these patched Powerline fonts. I also set up Solarized as my terminal and vim color scheme. After doing this and confirming things...

Chris Bryant / February 11, 2017 / programming, ubuntu / 0 Comments

Secure SSH Login on Ubuntu 14.04 VPS

When you set up a new Ubuntu server,  it is a good practice to change some of the SSH defaults to make your machine more secure. This tutorial will guide you through the process of adding a new user, giving that user root privilege, removing root login, and changing the default port for SSH access. I am assuming you are comfortable...

Chris Bryant / August 2, 2015 / linux, programming, security, ubuntu / 2 Comments