Posts Tagged: ubuntu

Create Password Hashes From the Command Line

I wanted to generate a password hash for use in the /etc/shadow file. My local Linux Mint (Ubuntu) Desktop already has mkpasswd available, your distribution may vary.

This prompts for the password and will generate the hash.    

Getting Started PhoneGap/Cordova on Linux

I was following the guide How to Install PhoneGap in Ubuntu  and I am regurgitating that advice here with my own changes: Install PhoneGap and Pre-requisites

  Download Android SDK Download the Android sdk from, put it somewhere sensible and unpack it. I downloaded the ADT and unzipped it within my home folder :… Read more »