Boot from USB on Asus UX32A & UX31A

I couldn’t quite figure out how to boot into my bootable USB stick, until I completed the following steps: Enter the BIOS (press and HOLD the F2 key when powering on the notebook) Switch to “Boot” and set “Launch CSM” to “Enabled” Switch to “Security” and set “Secure Boot Control” to “Disabled” Press F10 to save and exit Press and HOLD the ESC key to launch the boot menu when the notebook restarts

Linux & UNIX /etc/passwd file structure

As a part of one my group tasks in university, we decided to fully understand the Linux passwd file in order to complete our objectives. Whilst researching, I discovered there was more than one password file (read on); it was difficult to distinguish the purpose and difference between the two without having many tabs open. So I created a small document in more-or-less bullet point form, which can hopefully become a useful reference for someone …

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