Andrew McCombe

Full Stack Web Developer

Install NodeJS and Bower on Ubuntu 12.04 Precise

I’m using Bower on a few projects at work to manage the JavaScript dependencies and it works perfectly for my needs. The only issue is that the websites are currently deployed on Ubuntu 12.04 and the packaged version of NodeJs is too old to install Bower.

Set Fixed IP Address on Ubuntu

I often find that I need to fix an IP address using Ubuntu Server and then have to search for the correct format for /etc/network/interfaces.  For record, here it is: auto lo iface lo inet loopback iface eth0 inet static address netmask gateway auto eth0