Linux Tools

How to Use Curl Command with Examples

How to use curl command

Back in the mid-1990’s a Swedish programmer named Daniel Stenberg started a project that eventually became what we know as curl today. curl is a command line tool to transfer data to or from a server, using any of the supported [...]

Slavisa Milojkovic 6:49 pm

How to Extract tar xz File in Linux

How to extract xz tar file in linux

In this brief guide, we will look at how you can compress and extract tar xz tarball files/directories with a .tar.xz file extension in Linux. The xz format is a single-file compression format that is based on the LZMA2 algorithm. It [...]

Jamie Arthur 11:49 pm

How to Configure and Install Webmin on Ubuntu

How to install webmin on ubuntu

Webmin is a web-based control panel that is used for administration of Linux systems. It is written in Perl and helps systems administrators to have an overview of their server performance at a glance. Webmin eliminates the hassle of manually [...]

Jamie Arthur 10:35 am

How to Use Google Drive on Ubuntu Linux

How to use google drive ubuntu linux

Have you ever wondered how you can install and access Google Drive folder on your Ubuntu system? Its now 2019 and we are still waiting for official google drive client from google, but we have few clients that work flawlessly. In [...]

Jamie Arthur 12:05 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

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

Xrdp - Connect Ubuntu Linux Remote Desktop via RDP from Windows

xrdp linux desktop remote rdp

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

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 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

How to Install XWiki on Ubuntu 18.04

Install XWiki Ubuntu

XWiki is a free and opensource advanced Wiki Software which is written in Java. It runs on servlet containers like JBoss, Tomcat etc. It uses a database such as MySQL or PostgreSQL to store its information. In this tutorial, I'll explain [...]

Saheetha Shameer 1:39 am

Terminalizer - Tool to Record Terminal Sessions on Linux

Terminalizer

Have you ever thought about how you can record your Linux terminal? Terminalizer is a fancy and highly customizable CLI tool that records and renders terminal activity and can make an animated GIF image from it. It can work well [...]

Winnie Ondara 6:41 am

How to Install Neofetch in Ubuntu/Debian/Mint and ArchLinux

Install Neofetch Ubuntu

In this article, we'll look at How to install Neofetch. Neofetch is a cross-platform, simple shell script that scans for your system’s information and displays it in a terminal, together with an ASCII image or any desired image next to [...]

Jamie Arthur 1:44 am

How to Install and Use YouTube-DL on Ubuntu 18.04

Install YouTube-DL ubuntu

This guide will take you through how to install and use Install YouTube-DL on Ubuntu 18.04. YouTube-DL is a command line tool written in Python to help users download videos from YouTube, Dailymotion, Yahoo, Facebook, Flickr,  PressTV and many other sites. YouTube-DL is a cross-platform [...]

Josphat Mutai 12:05 am