Linux Tools

mmwatch - Alternative Linux Watch Command which Print Rates

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You should be conversant with the watch command, which allows you to repeat commands at certain intervals and monitor the changes. The mmwatch tool is an opensource command line tool from Cloudflare which lets you monitor a particular command and [...]

Eyram Amedzor 2:00 am

How to Show Progress Bar for Linux Commands

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Many Linux commands like dd, cp, rsync, and mv are progressive, but have no progress bars showing as they run. There is not built in way to check the progress of ongoing operations. In this article, we’ll look at certain [...]

Eyram Amedzor 2:00 am

Nautilus Addon - ReSize JPG and PNG Image Files on Ubuntu 16.04

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There are various tools available to reduce the size of jpg and png images like GIMP or a photo manager such as Shotwell or using the command in the terminal to perform batch processing of several image files. The another [...]

Dwijadas Dey 3:10 am

3 Brilliant Open Source Command Line Address Book for Linux

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Modern computer systems employ various tools for managing contacts in our address books. With the proliferation of social media applications, this complexity has increased considerably and lacks the greatest simplicity in style most Linux users adore. This article shows three [...]

Nyah Check 2:15 am

Cipher - Command Line Tool to Encrypt/Decrypt Files and Directories

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ss you take some security measures to protect your environment and encrypt your data. Linux offers some encryption methods and there are some tools which can help you to encrypt your data. Encryption is important when you need to communicate sensitive information [...]

Alain Francois 2:00 am

How to Measure Internet Consumption from Linux Terminal

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Nbwmon is a ncurses based bandwidth monitor tool that can be used to get detailed information like, transmitted and received traffic for a network interface. Nbwmon comes with lots of features some of them are listed below: Supports Ethernet, Wireless [...]

Hitesh Jethva 6:00 am

How to Install Open Visual Traceroute on Ubuntu 16.04

Open Visual Traceroute

Open Visual Traceroute is a free and open source Java based visual traceroute and packet sniffer tool that can be used to display data in a 3D or a 2D map component. You can easily export data to image file [...]

Hitesh Jethva 6:30 am

ANGRYsearch - Super Quick File Search Desktop Tool on Linux

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ANGRYsearch is a linux file search utility that attempts to emulate 'Everything Search Engine' that is available in Windows. ANGRYsearch displays result as you type the file name or directories. ANGRYsearch is written in python 3 using PyQt5 for GUI. [...]

Dwijadas Dey 3:00 am

Mycli - Command Line Autocomplete Tool for MySQL with Syntax Highlighting

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MyCLI is a command line interface for MySQL, MariaDB, and Percona with auto-completion and syntax highlighting. The auto-completion will help you write queries faster and with ease. The REPL (Read, Eval, Print, Loop) will pop up a suggestion menu as [...]

Dwijadas Dey 7:13 am

Pet - A Command Line Snippet Manager for Linux

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If you manage a lot of Linux systems via command line, you must be aware of the hectic task to remember all the commands you use on daily basis. You often need to go into your system's history and find [...]

Aun Raza 3:00 am

MPS-Youtube - Play and Download Youtube Video on Linux Command Line

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MPS-Youtube is a freeware, youtube player and downloader application which works right from your command line. You can use this tool on your Linux system  terminal to search, play, and download youtube videos and playlists. It is a tiny utility [...]

Aun Raza 3:00 am

6 Tools to Search Source Code for Developers in Linux

While searching for text in files inside a directory structure from command prompt/shell, there are many tools available in linux. The one of the tool which is oldest and widely used is grep that stands for global regular expression print. [...]

Dwijadas Dey 3:00 am

How to Setup Naemon Networking Monitoring Tool in Linux

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Naemon is an Open Source system and network monitoring application which watches hosts and other services that you specify, alerts you when things go bad and notifies you when they get better. Naemon is based on Nagios 4.0.2 and aims [...]

Dwijadas Dey 3:00 am

lnav - Tool to View and Analyze Log Files from Linux Terminal

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The Log File Navigator ( abbreviated as "lnav" ) is a tiny useful utility which helps users take an easy and cleaner look at system's log files. It is a freeware application which runs on Linux and Mac operating systems. [...]

Aun Raza 3:00 am