LINUX HOWTO

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

How to Install Logrotate and Configure Nginx Log Rotation

nginx log rotate

Logrotate is a utility designed to ease administration of systems that generate large numbers of log files. It takes care of automatic log file rotation, compression, removal, and mailing of log files. All the services or applications deployed on the server [...]

Saheetha Shameer 7:16 pm

How to Add Linux and Windows Hosts on Centreon 2.8

linux windows on centreon

Centreon has the particularity to simplify the process of adding hosts and services to monitor with an intuitive method. This process has changed with the new version of Centreon which includes now a new functionality called IMP (Instant Monitoring Platform) which [...]

Alain Francois 2:00 am

kube shell - Feature Rich Tool for Easy use of Kubernetes CLI

kube shell kubernetes

Today we will show how to install and use the kube-shell. It is a Python and Go based shell that offers auto-completion, history and many other goodies for Kubernetes' well known kubectl command. It still uses kubectl, it is by [...]

Mihajlo Milenovic 2:00 am

"s-tui" - Terminal Tool to Monitoring CPU Temperature in Linux

stui cpu temperature

For some Linux users, the terminal is the most environment used for their work. It sometimes happens that you would like to do everything on your terminal such as having a UI monitoring tool for the local processes may be [...]

Alain Francois 6:50 pm

How to Install Centreon on Centos 7

Install Centreon linux

For Sysadmins, it is very important to be able to check the state of each service and equipment provided on the network. You must be able to be informed and to react anytime if a problem occurs. It exists some [...]

Alain Francois 6:10 pm

Gtop - A Linux System Monitoring Dashboard for Terminal

gtop dashboard

When you work on Linux server or on your personal computer, you can need sometimes to monitor the different processes in progress. This can be done with some commands but the result sometimes appears with numbers without a graph on [...]

Alain Francois 2:00 am

10 Lesser Known Linux Terminal Tricks

command line tricks

You're never really a Linux guru if you're not conversant with the terminal. Though certain commands and syntaxes may be cumbersome to memorize, there are several helpful command line tips and tricks to make your work in the terminal much [...]

Eyram Amedzor 4:56 pm

How to Hide Grub Menu in Boot of your Linux Machine

hide grub linux

Most Linux graphical installation come with the GRUB boot menu displaying at startup. The GRUB Linux's default bootloader with options to boot Linux or other operating systems, and advanced features like the recovery console. Though most users don't mind that [...]

Eyram Amedzor 7:10 pm

How to Install Enpass on Linux

install enpass

Enpass is a cross-platform password manager that works on almost all major Desktop and smartphone platforms like Macs, Windows, Android, iOS, Blackberry, and Linux. Optionally, you can sync across all these devices using your own trusted cloud accounts very securely. [...]

Saheetha Shameer 6:07 pm

How to Measure Disk Performance using Fio in Linux

fio disk performance

Fio is a free and open source tool that can be used for benchmark and hardware verification. It supports lots of I/O engines including, libaio,sync, nmap, syslet, network, slice and many more. It also supports many distributions such as Linux, [...]

Hitesh Jethva 3:59 am

pdd - Tool to find Date and Time Difference in Linux Command Line

pdd calculate date time difference

In some occasions where you want to check by how many years someone older than you, how old you are (in days, years or months), the countdown to an event or the next flash sale. There is a python-based command [...]

Eyram Amedzor 11:33 am

"Take a Break" - Linux Tool to Force Users to Take Periodical Breaks

take a break tool

In this article, I will discuss one such application called take a break. As the name depicts, it forces users (gently) to take periodical breaks, to prevent spending too much time in one session. The application was created after a [...]

Pradip Sakhavala 10:25 am

How to Install php7 gd on Ubuntu 16.04

Install php7 gd ubuntu

In this tutorial, We will discuss how to install and verify php7 gd library on Ubuntu 16.04. PHP is used mainly in server-side application software along with various add-ons. PHP is a fundamentally Internet-aware system with built in libraries. GD [...]

Pradip Sakhavala 7:46 am

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. [...]

Dwijadas Dey 9:36 am