How to Read a Filename with Spaces in Linux

Manage file name with spaces in linux

It's not very common in Linux to handle filename with spaces but sometimes files copied or mounted from windows would end up with spaces. While it is not recommended to have file names with spaces, let discuss how to manage filename [...]

Winnie Ondara 5:52 pm

How to List Services in Linux

How to list all running services in linux

In this article, I will show you how to list all running services on Linux. We will also check how to check the status of a service on a systemd system. Let's learn different commands used to list services on Centos/RHEL 7.x. [...]

Winnie Ondara 12:19 pm

Learn How to Install GUI on Ubuntu Server - An Easy Guide

How to install gui on ubuntu server

Usually, it's not advised to run a GUI (Graphical User Interface) on a server system.  Operation on any server should be done on the CLI (Command Line Interface). The primary reason for this is that GUI exerts a lot of [...]

Winnie Ondara 10:31 am

What are the Best Linux Distros for 2019

Here you find the best linux distros

2019 is finally here folks! and what a better way to shed light on some of the best Linux distributions at your disposal. Even we have hundreds of distributions, we have created a list of distro based popularity, features and [...]

Winnie Ondara 4:00 am

How to Use Linux gunzip Command with Examples

gunzip command

Have you come across files bearing a  .gz extension? These are files which have been compressed using the gzip command. Gunzip is a Linux command that is used to decompress such files earing the .gz extension and in this tutorial, we will [...]

Winnie Ondara 8:25 am

Learn How to Install GCC on Ubuntu with Examples

Install GCC ubuntu

GCC, an acronym standing for GNU Compiler Collection, is a collection of compilers for programming languages including Java, C, and C++. In this guide, we will show you how to install GCC compilers and related tools in Ubuntu and Debian Install [...]

Winnie Ondara 1:44 am

Dcp - Tool to Securely Transfer Files Between Linux Computers

DCP tool securely transfer files linux

Transfer files remotely has for a long time been a reserve of rsync and SCP  protocols. In this article, we will take a look at how you can transfer files between Linux computers using dcp tool. dcp tool is a handy tool that [...]

Winnie Ondara 12:05 am

Learn How to Install Pip on Ubuntu

install pip ubuntu

Pip is a package manager that facilitates the installation and management of Python software packages, for instance, those contained in the Python Package Index (PyPI). In this article, I am going to show you how to install and use pip on Ubuntu [...]

Winnie Ondara 8:13 am

What are the Best Youtube Video Downloader for Ubuntu

youtube downloader linux

Downloading videos from Youtube to your PC comes in handy especially when you know you are going to be offline for long periods of time, for instance when you are catching a flight or a train. What's more is that [...]

Winnie Ondara 4:54 am

How to Delete Line in VIM on Linux

delete lines vim editor linux

How to delete lines from Vim? How to delete ranges of lines? How to delete lines by a given pattern? Let's cover in this article different ways to delete lines in Vim editor. Delete a single line Delete all lines Delete [...]

Winnie Ondara 6:56 am

Learn How to Get Linux IP Address in Different Ways

Get IP Address Linux Systems

How many commands you know to get IP address on your Linux systems? In this article, we'll discuss a few ways to get IP address as well as public IP on Linux. ifconfig command ip addr Hostname -I command nmcli command ip [...]

Winnie Ondara 3:43 pm

Linux List Group Members in Linux Terminal

linux list group members

In this article, we'll look at different ways of how you can list members of a group in Linux.  The /etc/group text file stores group information. There's one entry per line containing the following information Group name Password Group ID [...]

Winnie Ondara 5:29 am

How to Install Blizzard Battlenet App on Linux

Install Blizzard APP Linux

In this article, we'll walk you through how to install Blizzard battle.net app on Ubuntu 18.04 Desktop to enjoy terrific gaming experiences. Blizzard Entertainment is a gaming software Company that was established in 1994 and focusses on the creation of high quality [...]

Winnie Ondara 7:21 am

How to Install Kodi on Linux

Install Kodi Linux

Kodi is a free and open source cross-platform media streaming application, that was developed by Xbox Media Center (XBMC). It provides media content in an appealing and user-friendly format and allows users to provide their own content from a local or remote location. [...]

Winnie Ondara 12:05 am