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How to Setup Plex Amazing Media Server on Linux

Plex is a personal media server that helps you organize your videos, music and photos in a media library and then allows you to stream it over the network or Internet to smart TVs, streaming boxes and mobile devices. It is available for Microsoft Windows, Linux, and Mac OS X. It offers a front end […]

November 26, 2014 | By in LINUX HOWTO | Reply More

A Great Tool To Show Linux Command Progress Like % , ETA

Coreutils Viewer (cv) is a simple program that can be used to show the progress of any of coreutils commands. It uses information from file descriptors to determine the progress of a command for example the cp command. The beauty of cv is that it can be used with other linux commands like watch and […]

November 24, 2014 | By in LINUX COMMANDS, USER MANAGEMENT | Reply More

Linux blkid Command to Find Block Devices Details

Today we will show you how to use lsblk and blkid utilities to find out information about block devices and we are using a CentOS 7.0 installed machine. lsblk is a Linux utility that will display information about all the available block devices on your system. It reads and gathers from them from the sysfs […]

November 21, 2014 | By in LINUX COMMANDS, LINUX HOWTO | Reply More

Important 10 Linux ps command Practical Examples

As an Operating System which inspired from Unix, Linux has a built-in tool to capture current processes on the system. This tool is available in command line interface. What is PS Command From its manual page, PS gives a snapshots of the current process. It will “capture” the system condition at a single time. If […]

November 19, 2014 | By in HOWTOS, LINUX COMMANDS | Reply More

Recover Deleted Data Using extundelete Command in Linux

It is said that only the wearer of the shoe knows where it pinches. Losing data on a hard disk can be frustrating especially if it was an important file that cannot be easily downloaded from the internet. If you decided to call the local data recovery company they can charge to the tune of […]

November 17, 2014 | By in LINUX HOWTO | 1 Reply More

How to Install/Setup rtorrent and rutorrent in CentOS/Ubuntu

rTorrent is an open source Bit Torrent client written in C++ for UNIX-like and Linux operating systems. It has a text-based ncurses user interface and it’s based on libTorrent library that is focused on high performance and good code. rTorrent can be controlled via XML-RPC over SCGI, this gives it the ability to be controlled […]

November 12, 2014 | By in LINUX HOWTO, UBUNTU HOWTO | 1 Reply More

Create Your Own Certificate Authority (CA) in CentOS / RHEL

A certificate authority (CA) issues digital certificates that certifies the ownership of a public key by the named subject of the certificate. Trusted certificates are typically used to make secure connections to a server over the Internet. A certificate is required in order to avoid the case that a malicious party which happens to be […]

November 10, 2014 | By in LINUX HOWTO, SECURITY | Reply More