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How to Install and Configure Squid Proxy on Ubuntu 20.04
(Oct 26, 2020, 10:00) (0 talkbacks)

Learn how to set up a Squid Proxy on Ubuntu 20.04 and configure Firefox and Google Chrome web browsers to use it.

Hands on With Upcoming Xfce 4.16 release
(Oct 26, 2020, 08:00) (0 talkbacks)

I managed to install and did hands-on with the upcoming Xfce 4.16 pre-release. It's super exciting with new features and updates.

Exploring ELF files using pyelftools
(Oct 26, 2020, 06:00) (0 talkbacks)

This article describes how to explore and extract different type of information from binary files of ELF format using PyElftools

Linux 5.10 rc1
(Oct 25, 2020, 20:00) (0 talkbacks)

Linus Torvalds:  I've tagged and pushed out 5.10-rc1, and everything looks fairly normal.

How to check TLS/SSL certificate expiration date from command-line
(Oct 23, 2020, 12:00) (0 talkbacks)

Let us see how to find out TLS/SSL cert expiry date from the Linux or Unix CLI.

Chkservice - An Easy Way to Manage Systemd Units in Terminal
(Oct 23, 2020, 10:00) (0 talkbacks)

Systemd (system daemon) is a modern system management daemon for Linux systems.

How to Install vnStat and vnStati to Monitor Network Traffic in Linux
(Oct 23, 2020, 08:00) (0 talkbacks)

VnStat is a console-based network traffic monitoring tool design for Linux and BSD.

Newest RoboLinux 11 Update Goes Far Beyond Typical Linux
(Oct 23, 2020, 06:00) (0 talkbacks)

RoboLinux is one of the most advanced desktop Linux distributions you can find.

OpenStack Foundation Rebrands as Open Infrastructure Foundation
(Oct 22, 2020, 14:00) (0 talkbacks)

Announced at the Open Infrastructure Summit was the OpenStack Victoria open source cloud platform.

How to Setup FTP Server with Vsftpd on Raspberry Pi
(Oct 22, 2020, 12:00) (0 talkbacks)

Learn how to install and configure an FTP server on Raspberry Pi that you use to share files between your devices.

How To Install Asterisk 17 VoIP Server on Ubuntu 20.04
(Oct 22, 2020, 10:00) (0 talkbacks)

Asterisk is a free and open-source VoIP server created by Sangoma.

Now and Then: The Fate of 15 Linux Distributions
(Oct 22, 2020, 08:00) (0 talkbacks)

What happened to 15 popular Linux distributions?

How to Setup and Manage Log Rotation Using Logrotate in Linux
(Oct 22, 2020, 06:00) (0 talkbacks)

One of the most interesting directories in a Linux system is /var/log.

VirtualBox 6.1.16 Released with Full Support for Linux Kernel 5.9, Various Improvements
(Oct 21, 2020, 14:00) (0 talkbacks)

The biggest news in VirtualBox 6.1.16 is the implementation of support for the latest and greatest Linux 5.9 kernel series.

The four things you must be able to do in Vim
(Oct 21, 2020, 12:00) (0 talkbacks)

A list of the four tasks that any Linux user should be able to accomplish when using the Vim text editor.

Microsoft Edge for Linux is Here - First Look
(Oct 21, 2020, 10:00) (0 talkbacks)

Microsoft announced the Edge for Linux today as developer preview and it is immediately available for download as .deb and .rpm builds.

How To List Filesystems In Linux Using Lfs
(Oct 21, 2020, 08:00) (0 talkbacks)

Lfs is a commandline tool used to list filesystems in Linux system. Lfs is slightly a better alternative to "df -H" command.

How to Install Guacamole to Access Your Computers from Anywhere in Ubuntu
(Oct 21, 2020, 06:00) (0 talkbacks)

Apache Guacamole is a clientless open-source web-based gateway that provides remote access to servers.

Trisquel GNU/Linux 9.0 Is Here for Those Who Seek 100% Freedom for Their PCs
(Oct 20, 2020, 14:00) (0 talkbacks)

Trisquel GNU/Linux 9.0 is based on Ubuntu 18.04.5 LTS (Bionic Beaver) and it's powered by the GNU Linux-libre kernel.

How to Monitor Network Usage with nload in Linux
(Oct 20, 2020, 12:00) (0 talkbacks)

If you are a network administrator you will need to monitor your network usage in day-to-day tasks. In this case, nload will help you do job easier.

Linux security: Manipulating SELinux policies with Booleans
(Oct 20, 2020, 10:00) (0 talkbacks)

A quick look at the flexibility that Booleans offer SELinux and how to make use of them.

Change CPU Governor And Frequencies On Linux With cpupower-gui (New Release)
(Oct 20, 2020, 08:00) (0 talkbacks)

cpupower-gui is a tool that makes it easy to change the CPU governor as well as the CPU frequency limits on Linux.

How to Boost the Productivity with Sublime Text Snippets
(Oct 20, 2020, 06:00) (0 talkbacks)

Snippets are a popular programming feature/functionality that ships with many modern text editors or IDE editors.

SystemRescueCd Changes Its Name to SystemRescue After More Than 16 Years
(Oct 19, 2020, 14:00) (0 talkbacks)

SystemRescueCd is dead! Long live SystemRescue!

systemd Free Distro antiX 19.3 Brings Latest Update
(Oct 19, 2020, 12:00) (0 talkbacks)

antiX project releases its latest bug-fix, updated version antiX 19.3 based on stable Debian 10 "Buster".

Different Types of Kernel for Arch Linux and How to Use Them
(Oct 19, 2020, 10:00) (0 talkbacks)

You can install a hardened kernel or go with the LTS kernel. Here are various kinds of kernels available for Arch Linux and the steps to use them.

Linux Candy: Evolvotron - interactive generative art software
(Oct 19, 2020, 08:00) (0 talkbacks)

Are you looking for an original desktop background? Do you enjoy evolutionary art? Evolvotron is an interactive "generative art" application

10 Practical Examples Using Wildcards to Match Filenames in Linux
(Oct 19, 2020, 06:00) (0 talkbacks)

Wildcards (also referred to as meta characters) are symbols or special characters that represent other characters.

Python 3.9 Brings Timely Improvements to Programming Language
(Oct 18, 2020, 14:00) (0 talkbacks)

The increasingly popular open source Python programming language is being updated with new capabilities that will improve the way it works.

How to show dropped packets per interface on Linux
(Oct 17, 2020, 08:00) (0 talkbacks)

How do I display dropped packets per interface on Linux operating systems from the command line option? How can I determine why a Linux server is dropping packets?

Linux permissions: SUID, SGID, and sticky bit
(Oct 16, 2020, 14:00) (0 talkbacks)

Getting permissions in Linux can sometimes be a 'sticky' situation. Learn how to set the appropriate permissions, even in special circumstances.

Parted Magic Officially Migrates from OpenBox to XFCE
(Oct 16, 2020, 12:00) (0 talkbacks)

The live-disk distribution Parted Magic released its latest version. In this release Parted Magic officially migrates from the OpenBox to the XFCE desktop environment.

How To Prevent Eye Strain Using SafeEyes In Linux
(Oct 16, 2020, 10:00) (0 talkbacks)

SafeEyes is used to prevent eye Strain by reminding or forcing you to take breaks after a specific period of time in Linux.

You Can Now Run Ubuntu Unity on Your Raspberry Pi
(Oct 16, 2020, 08:00) (0 talkbacks)

Yes, that's right, you can now run Ubuntu Unity on your Raspberry Pi, not only your laptop or desktop computer.

How to Backup and Restore a PostgreSQL Database
(Oct 16, 2020, 06:00) (0 talkbacks)

PostgreSQL provides the pg_dump utility to help you back up databases. It generates a database file with SQL commands in a format that can be easily restored in the future.

struct page, the Linux physical page frame data structure
(Oct 15, 2020, 14:00) (0 talkbacks)

In this blog post, you will learn more about the Linux physical page frame data structure struct page and how to safely use various fields in it.

Linux 5.9: Not a game-changer, but a good, solid Linux kernel
(Oct 15, 2020, 12:00) (0 talkbacks)

Good stuff, which as time goes on, will become great stuff for high-end computer use.

Create Bootable USB Drive With USBImager In Linux
(Oct 15, 2020, 10:00) (0 talkbacks)

USBImager is a simple graphical application used to write the ISO images as well as compressed disk images to USB drives.

Getting Started with Vagrant on Linux
(Oct 15, 2020, 08:00) (0 talkbacks)

Vagrant provide an easy way to create, configure and reproduce virtual machines with a known state. Here's how to use Vagrant on Linux

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