Linux Tools

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

LF - Feature Rich Terminal Manager for Linux

LF Terminal Manager Linux

In this guide, we will cover the installation and usage of LF file manager on Linux. LF which is an abbreviation of (List files) is console file manager written in Go. LF provides minimalistic and nice curses interface with a view [...]

Josphat Mutai 2:51 am

Topgrade - Command Line Tool to Upgrade All Packages on Linux

Topgrade Too Upgrade All Packages Linux

In this guide, we're going to explore an interesting tool that aims at making updates of everything installed on your system as easy as just running one command. This software is topgrade, it detects the tools you use on your system [...]

Josphat Mutai 12:15 am

How to Install CHKROOTKIT on Ubuntu 18.04/Centos 7

Install CHKROOTKIT Linux

In this article, I'll explain how to install chkrootkit on our latest Ubuntu 18.04 and CentOS 7 systems. The chkrootkit is a common security scanner which helps the administrators to search the local system for signs that it is infected [...]

Saheetha Shameer 12:05 am

Termtosvg - A Tool to Record Terminal Session in Linux

termtosvg record linux terminal

During a presentation or a course/tutorial, you often need to present the results of the commands executed in your terminal. When the audience is present, it is possible to show the output immediately but for those who are not present, [...]

Alain Francois 12:13 am