LINUX HOWTO

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

What is the Function of Shebang in Linux?

bash shebang linux

The #! characters form a magic number. We embed these magic number in any scripts under UNIX / Linux operating systems to tell the kernel what interpreter to execute, to read our script. Like Linux shell, Python, Perl and R [...]

Ahmed Abdalhamid 8:01 am

What is My DNS Server? Know 4 Methods to Check IP Address

check what is my dns server

If you have used Internet there is a pretty good chance that you have used DNS even without realizing it. DNS is the acronym for Domain Name System. What it basically does is translating domain names into machine readable IP [...]

Nishali Wijesinghe 2:29 am

Discover the Best 7 Ways to Create a File in Linux Terminal

linux create file

In this article, I will show you how to create a file from a Linux terminal. There are many text editors like (vim, nano, vi) and many commands like (cat, echo, printf, touch) to create a file in the Linux [...]

Ahmed Abdalhamid 8:25 am

RPM Commands in Linux with Examples

RPM Commands Linux

RPM(Redhat Package Manager) is a command line package management utility used for installing, uninstalling, updating, querying and verifying software packages. This article I will explain some of the most common Linux rpm commands for a system admin. Some of the [...]

Bobbin Zachariah 1:30 am

How to Install Streamlink Twitch Gui on Arch Linux

Streamlink Twitch Gui Arch Linux

Streamlink enables you to watch videos from various online video streams in popular video players like mpv, MPlayer, and VLC. Streamlink is a command-line tool written in Python, it was forked from Livestreamer but "Streamlink Twitch GUI' is a graphical version of [...]

Josphat Mutai 12:05 am

How to Synchronize Directories Using Lsyncd in Linux

Use Lsyncd Linux

In this article, I'll explain how to install Lsyncd(Live Syncing Mirror Daemon) on Linux systems and how to synchronize remote and local directories in Linux.  Lsyncd is a light-weight live mirror solution that is comparatively easy to install without hampering existing [...]

Mihajlo Milenovic 2:00 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 and Configure OpenNMS on Ubuntu 18.04

Install OpenNMS Ubuntu

In this article, I'll explain a simple method to install and configure OpenNMS on our Ubuntu 18.04 systems. OpenNMS is a highly integrated, open-source, and enterprise-grade network management system that can be used to monitor and manage numerous devices from [...]

Saheetha Shameer 2:37 am

A Brief Outline of 106 Linux Commands with Examples

Linux Commands

Similar to the Command Prompt in Windows, Linux has the Terminal in order to help you configure and interact with your system. For someone to work in the Terminal they need to familiarize themselves with Linux commands. Once familiarized it [...]

Nishali Wijesinghe 2:54 am

How to Install Dropbox on Ubuntu 18.04 (Terminal/GUI)

install dropbox ubuntu

Dropbox online storage provides us supporting for Linux or Ubuntu. Now, we will install Dropbox on Ubuntu 18.04 LTS server terminal and as well as from GUI. Dropbox provides us online storage to store or backup our data automatically. We use [...]

Ahmed Abdalhamid 3:43 am

10 Feature Rich Image Viewers for Linux

Image Viewers Linux

Is your default image viewer not giving you the image viewing experience you desire? Do you feel frustrated that it lacks other essential editing capabilities that you think are crucial for a more immersive viewing and editing experience? In this [...]

Jamie Arthur 3:07 am

8 Linux Tee Command with Examples

linux Tee Command

Command chaining and redirection are the features that are used for these complex tasks, You can redirect the output and/or errors to a file and it will not be shown on the terminal. Similarly, using chaining, the output of one [...]

Ahmed Abdalhamid 12:05 am

How to Use Keyboard Numpad for Music on Linux

music on linux number pad

In this guide, I'll show you how you can use numpadz as a musical instrument by utilizing your computer numpad on linux. Numpadz is a simple program written in Python by Jason Byers which uses your numpad as a simple sampler. If you enjoyed mashing up [...]

Josphat Mutai 12:05 am

How to Install Lubuntu 18.04 Dual Boot with Windows 10

Install LUbuntu Dual Boot Windows

Lubuntu is based on the LXDE environment which aims to be lightweight. It's a great distribution as it aims to keep the impact on your system low and takes up fewer resources. We have another article which explains in detail [...]

Alain Francois 12:05 am