LINUX HOWTO

You can find some interesting articles & guides on Linux based softwares here.

How to Check Ubuntu Version Using Command Line

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In this guide, we will show you how you can easily check which version of Ubuntu you have on your system. There are 2 main ways you can achieve this Using the Terminal Using the GUI So let's dive in [...]

Jamie Arthur 6:40 am

Learn How to Install the Latest Eclipse on Ubuntu

Install eclipse oxygen ubuntu

Eclipse is a free integrated development environment IDE which is used by programmers around to write software mostly in Java but also in other major programming languages via Eclipse plugins. Eclipse is not only good at developing applications but you [...]

Ahmed Abdalhamid 6:59 am

Learn How to Install Pip on Ubuntu

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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

How to Sort Files by Date Using LS command in Linux

ls command sort by date

The ls command is used to list directory contents and the results can be sorted upon several criteria such as by date, alphabetical order of filenames, modification time, access time, version and file size. In this article, I will show [...]

Ahmed Abdalhamid 7:09 am

How to Transfer Files on Remote Servers Using SFTP Commands in Linux

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SFTP is a protocol that offers a secure and private channel for transfer of files between systems using encryption. A misconception exists about the acronym SFTP, with some thinking it stands for Secure File Transfer Protocol. It stands for SSH [...]

Jamie Arthur 1:03 am

What are the Best Youtube Video Downloader for Ubuntu

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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

Linux: How to Restart Nginx on Ubuntu/Centos/Docker

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How often do you restart ngnix service on Linux webserver? This blog post will cover various ways to restart Nginx on a Linux system via command line and on Nginx running in a docker container. I have covered on both on a [...]

Josphat Mutai 6:16 am

Xrdp - Connect Ubuntu Linux Remote Desktop via RDP from Windows

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How often do you access Linux Desktop? What tools do you use to access remote desktop? Xrdp is an open source tool which allows users to access the Linux remote desktop via Windows RDP. Apart from Windows RDP, xrdp tool also accepts [...]

Alain Francois 12:25 pm

Learn About Linux Bash for Loop with Examples

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How to make automation with bash for loop under Linux/UNIX operating system? How do I use break, continue and the parameter for loop control expression? How to act on files using for loop? For loop is a very useful tool [...]

Ahmed Abdalhamid 8:07 am

How to Delete Line in VIM on Linux

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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

How to Restart Networking in Ubuntu

how to restart networking in ubuntu

How often do you restart your network services? Sometimes you might need to troubleshoot your network connection in case you have made changes to your network or simply cannot access the internet. In this article, we'll focus on how you [...]

Jamie Arthur 12:05 am

How to Sort all Files by Size Using ls command in Linux

ls command sort by size linux

The ls command is most popular and very useful command for listing the content of directories. In this article, we will explain how to use  ls sort option to list directory content by size. 1) List Files in the directory by size (Sorting) [...]

Ahmed Abdalhamid 3:27 pm

Find How to Stop and Restart Apache on Linux Systems

stop and restart apache linux

As we all know, Apache is a free and open source cross-platform web server that is used to serve both static and dynamic web pages. on the web. In this article, we'll focus on how you can start and restart [...]

Jamie Arthur 6:55 am