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Do You Need a Boot Partition in Linux?
(Oct 29, 2020, 06:00) (0 talkbacks)

You might have come across a boot partition in your Linux installation and wondered if you need it. Here are the answers.

How to use zip on Linux
(Oct 29, 2020, 06:00) (0 talkbacks)

Compressed files with the .zip extension are commonplace throughout Windows systems, as it's been the native file compression method for the operating system since many years ago.

How to backup and restore LUKS header on Linux
(Oct 28, 2020, 14:00) (0 talkbacks)

In this quick blog post, I will explain how to backup and restore LUKS header for emergency purposes.

Fedora 33 Released with GNOME 3.38.1 and Linux Kernel 5.8, Btrfs as Default Filesystem
(Oct 28, 2020, 12:00) (0 talkbacks)

Powered by the Linux 5.8 kernel series, Fedora 33 is the first release to use Btrfs as default file system for all the official spins.

How to Install and Use Siege Benchmarking Tool on Ubuntu 20.04
(Oct 28, 2020, 10:00) (0 talkbacks)

Siege is an open-source multi-threaded load testing and benchmarking tool for Linux.

How to Fix Broken Packages in Linux
(Oct 28, 2020, 08:00) (0 talkbacks)

Package managers are able to fix broken packages to get your system working again. Here we'll cover how to fix broken packages in Linux.

colorls - turbocharged alternative to ls
(Oct 28, 2020, 06:00) (0 talkbacks)

colorls is a command-line utility that aims to improve on ls. color is written in Ruby.

How to Set Up WireGuard VPN on Ubuntu 20.04
(Oct 27, 2020, 14:00) (0 talkbacks)

Learn how to install WireGuard on an Ubuntu 20.04 machine and configure it as a VPN server.

Linux and open-source jobs are hotter than ever
(Oct 27, 2020, 12:00) (0 talkbacks)

So, you want a great job in technology?

YAML for beginners
(Oct 27, 2020, 10:00) (0 talkbacks)

YAML is an easy, expressive, data-oriented language that distinguishes itself from document markup languages.

Ubuntu 21.04 Is Slated for Release on April 22, 2021
(Oct 27, 2020, 08:00) (0 talkbacks)

Following the Ubuntu 20.10 release, there will be Ubuntu 21.04, whose codename will start with the word Hirsute followed by an animal name.

How to Configure NGINX as TCP/UDP Load Balancer in Linux
(Oct 27, 2020, 06:00) (0 talkbacks)

Learn how to configure NGINX as Load Balancer for applications deployed in Kubernetes.

Linux interface analytics on-demand with iftop
(Oct 26, 2020, 14:00) (0 talkbacks)

Got network bandwidth? Are you sure? Find out with iftop.

Ubuntu clouds on the Raspberry Pi
(Oct 26, 2020, 12:00) (0 talkbacks)

Ubuntu 20.10 on Raspberry Pi now comes with the full Linux desktop and, believe it or not, support for clouds.

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".

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