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How to Install LXDE GUI on Ubuntu 15.10

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The "Lightweight X11 Desktop Environment" is an extremely fast-performing and energy-saving desktop environment alternative for Ubuntu-Mate, Unity, KDE and Gnome. LXDE uses less CPU and less RAM than other environments. It is especially designed for cloud computers with low hardware [...]

Kashif Siddique 3:00 am

How to Install opensc and Required Smart Card Reader Drivers

OpenSC is a set of open source tools and libraries for smart cards which provides management of smart card (creation of PKCS#15 file structure and accessing smart cards using PKCS#11 API) . Smart Card or HSM (hardware security module) used [...]

shah 6:00 am

Install Inkscape - Open Source Vector Graphic Editor

Inkscape Main

Inkscape is an open source vector graphic editing tool which uses Scalable Vector Graphics (SVG) and that makes it different from its competitors like Xara X, Corel Draw and Adobe Illustrator etc. SVG is a widely-deployed royalty-free graphics format developed [...]

Aun Raza 6:00 am

Understanding Ceph - An Open Source Distributed Storage Platform

Ceph is software based, distributed storage platform which runs on commodity hardware. In order to understand the efficiency of Ceph, lets first see what is commodity hardware. Commodity computers are hardware components developed by multiple vendors, incorporating hardware components based [...]

Aun Raza 6:00 am

Install Gibbon - An Open Source School / College Management System

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Gibbon is an open source, free and highly flexible education management system. It helps teachers and students to address and solve daily problems. This tool alone caters the needs for all four pillars of educational system (administration, teachers, parents, and [...]

Aun Raza 6:00 am

How to Install bbPress on Ubuntu 14.04 LTS

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Hi all, this tutorial is all about how to install BBPress on Ubuntu 14.04 LTS "Trusty" Server with WordPress and LAMP Stack. bbPress is forum software which is developed by the developers of WordPress with an awesome twist for a [...]

Arun Pyasi 3:00 pm

How to Install and Configure AlienVault SIEM (OSSIM)

OSSIM (Open Source Security Information Management) is an open source project by Alienvault which provides the SIEM (Security information and event management) functionality. It provides following SIEM features which are required by security professionals. Event collection Normalization Correlation OSSIM is [...]

shah 6:00 am

Install pyxmlsec - Python XML Security Library on Ubuntu

XML encryption and digital signature are used for the security of XML documents. XML encryption and digital signature implementation exists for different programming languages. However, implementation of XML encryption and digital signature in C language is very comprehensive. It supports [...]

shah 6:00 am

How to Install and Configure PrestaShop on Ubuntu 14.04


PrestaShop is a free and open source e-commerce solution which supports payment gateways such as  Google Checkout, Direct,  Skrill, PayPal, PayPal Payments Pro (Direct), Authorize.Net and EBANX Checkout via their respective APIs. Further payment modules are offered commercially. It is available under [...]

Arun Pyasi 11:00 am

Pipelight Installation - A Linux Replacement for Silverlight

Silverlight Installer

Some websites like or use a framework called 'Silverlight' to run rich web applications, including streaming video. Unfortunately it is only available for Windows and OS X at the moment. If you are simply interested in watching Netflix [...]

William Schaller 3:00 am

Mibew Messenger - A Open source Live Chat Tool

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When your companies sell products or services, then supports plays an important roles. Many companies realize that without a good support, customer can move to their competitor. In order to provides a good support, at least companies provide call support [...]

Pungki Arianto 3:00 am

Features & Installation of Adminer - Database management tool in PHP

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On MySQL world, phpMyAdmin is one of the most popular tool to managing MySQL database. phpMyAdmin is using web as its front-end and make it can be accessed from anywhere. Now we will discuss about Adminer as a database management [...]

Pungki Arianto 3:00 am

How to Use Network Security Toolkit (NST) in Linux

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NST is a Linux distribution based on Fedora Linux. NST provides security toolkit for professionals and network administrator with a comprehensive set of Open Source Network Security Tools. All of the tools in Top 125 Network Security Tools are included [...]

Pungki Arianto 3:00 am

How To Install HardInfo System Information Tool In Ubuntu

In this article I will teach you how to install HardInfo tool in your Ubuntu machine. What is HardInfo? According to the description in the manual pages, HardInfo parses some files in /proc and displays their information in a user-friendly [...]

Oltjano Terpollari 1:00 pm