6 Feature-rich OpenSource CAD Tools for Linux

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CAD software is an important tool for engineers, animators, and graphic designers. In comparison with the proprietary CAD tools, Open Source free CAD software is as sophisticated as with its commercial counterparts. Also due to the demand, commercial CAD software [...]

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How to Watch Real Time NBA Games from Terminal

nba games terminal

NBA-GO is an open source tool that allows Basketball fans to remain updated with the latest from NBA league within terminal/command line. This tool is designed especially for the tech savvy peoples who want to keep a tab on live [...]

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How to Install RackTables on CentOS 7

racktables install

RackTables is a data center asset management system. It is a nifty and robust solution for data center/server room asset management and helps document hardware assets, network addresses, space in racks, networks configuration and much much more. This article covers [...]

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How to Install Apache, MySQL, PHP (LAMP) Stack on Fedora 26

lamp fedora 26

Fedora 26 has been released on 11th July 2017 after alpha and beta release. If you have already installed Fedora 26 and preparing to install LAMP stack then this article will guide you to install LAMP stack on Fedora 26. [...]

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How to Enable/Disable Unattended Upgrades in Ubuntu 16.04

Unattended upgrades

To protect your data in any ubuntu based system, it is imperative to update packages and apply security patches regularly. It is much better if the system itself applies the security updates. The unattended upgrades in Ubuntu 16.04 allow system [...]

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Heimdall - A Tool to Manage Vulnerable Packages on Linux & Unix Systems

heimdall vulnerability management

Heimdall is a tool to manage all the vulnerabilities that are found in the Linux distributions installed in your servers or desktops. The centralized heimdall server collects all the vulnerabilities data from client machines through heimdall agent. This agent that [...]

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SpaceView - A Tool to Indicate Disk Space Usage on Ubuntu

SpaceView Indicator Disk Space Linux

If you need to keep an eye on the use of your PC's disks, here's how to install the SpaceView indicator to see disk space on Linux. SpaceView indicator is an Ubuntu gauge that displays the use of the file [...]

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How to Install PHP 7 Imagick Extension on Ubuntu 16.04

Imagick ubuntu16 install

The php imagick extension enables servers to create, edit, convert and/or manipulate images via PHP using the ImageMagick software. It can read and write images in most of the image formats including DPX, EXR, GIF, JPEG, JPEG-2000, PDF, PNG, Postscript, SVG, [...]

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Nautilus Addon - ReSize JPG and PNG Image Files on Ubuntu 16.04

Nautilus addon resize image files

There are various tools available to reduce the size of jpg and png images like GIMP or a photo manager such as Shotwell or using the command in the terminal to perform batch processing of several image files. The another [...]

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How to Manage Time from Linux Terminal using Ding Tool

ding time management tool

Ding is a very simple solution to help with short-term time management. The beep sound uses the motherboard audio and works even if the speakers are muted. To manage time with ding, you need a linux terminal and that includes [...]

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Machma - Enables to Run Multiple Commands Parallel in Linux

machma run command parallel

In order to fully utilize computing power, jobs can be run in parallel. For example, re-sizing of images sequentially takes a lot of time, On the other hand re-sizing of multiple images in parallel makes better use of multi-core CPU [...]

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ANGRYsearch - Super Quick File Search Desktop Tool on Linux

angrysearch file search tool

ANGRYsearch is a linux file search utility that attempts to emulate 'Everything Search Engine' that is available in Windows. ANGRYsearch displays result as you type the file name or directories. ANGRYsearch is written in python 3 using PyQt5 for GUI. [...]

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How to Install and Use Mycli on Linux

mysql autocomplete tool

MyCLI is a command line interface for MySQL, MariaDB, and Percona with auto-completion and syntax highlighting. The auto-completion will help you write queries faster and with ease. The REPL (Read, Eval, Print, Loop) will pop up a suggestion menu as [...]

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14 Command Line Tools to Check CPU Usage in Linux

CPU performance monitor with nmon

CPU performance is one aspect of measuring the performance of a system. Monitoring the performance of CPU is essential to debug processes inside any system, manage system resources, making system decisions, and evaluating and examining systems in real time. There [...]

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