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Git Ignore File mod changes

I was working with git and facing file mod changes issues every time.
Then i google it and found a way to ignore file mod changes as below
Run following command to ignore file mod changes

git config core.fileMode false

If you want to run this globally for current logged in user then run following command
in terminal

git config --global core.filemode false

How to recover mysql root password

If you are using linux then you can do this very easily
I have not done this on windows machine
First of all get path of mysqld
run following command


And it will output like this
Remember path can be changed
now stop mysql server using following command

sudo service mysql stop

now start mysql with option –skip-grant-tables, –skip-networking as below

sudo /usr/sbin/mysqld --skip-grant-tables  --skip-networking &

Now open new terminal
and run following commands

sudo mysql
SET PASSWORD FOR 'root'@'localhost' = PASSWORD('MyNewPass');


How to upload file from local to remote machine or vise versa

How to upload file from local to remote machine??

By using following command we can upload file from local machine to remote machine using terminal.

scp filename.zip username@remote.machine:/destination-derectory

This will use port 22 by default. But if you have to specify custom port then you can use following command.

scp -P 2000 filename.zip username@remote.machine:/destination-derectory

By using following command we can download file from remote machine to local machine using terminal.

scp -P 22 user@remoteMachineAddressORIP:/fileDestinatio LocalMachineFolderPAth

How to make a USB Bootable on windows 7 or windows 8

Open the Command Prompt. You will need to run Command Prompt as an Administrator. Right-click on it and select Run as Administrator. You may need to enter the Administrator password.
Open the disk management utility. This can be opened by entering the command
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