Linux Tools

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

Host state information

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

How To Copy / Paste Command's Output using Xclip on Linux

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Clipboard is a very useful utility in modern day operating systems. Clipboard technology uses the method of copy and paste to temporary store and transfer data between different applications or documents. If you are using GUI  based Linux operating system [...]

Aun Raza 3:00 am

How to Make Call using Opensource Voip Linphone on Ubuntu

We have had an article on installing Asterisk 13 on Ubuntu, but we did not go trough actually connecting with softphone and making the call. The article have been only about server side setup. Now we are going to build [...]

Mihajlo Milenovic 3:00 am

How to Setup Teampass Password Manager on Ubuntu 16.04

Teampass LDAP configuration

Teampass is a dedicated password manager for storing/accessing passwords securely in MySQL database. It is especially designed for business and enterprise environment and provides team manager a powerful tool for customizing passwords access depending on users role. This article covers how [...]

Dwijadas Dey 3:00 am

How To Synchronize Directories using Syncthing on Ubuntu 16.04

Syncthing replaces proprietary sync and cloud services with something open, trustworthy and decentralized. Your data is your data alone and you deserve to choose where it is stored, if it is shared with some third party and how it's transmitted [...]

Nyah Check 3:00 am

Best Tools to Make Animated GIF in Linux Systems

Animated GIF images have become an art of its own, with funny scenes and memes flooding the internet. Animated GIFs are also useful to us geeks, for example for showing interactive terminal output. When there is not enough content to [...]

Mihajlo Milenovic 3:00 am

How to Setup Postgresql 9.6 and access PHPpgAdmin on Ubuntu 16.04

PostgreSQL is a powerful and open source object-relational database management system developed by the PostgreSQL Global Development Group.  It gives primary focus on extensibility and standards-compliance. This stores data securely, and  allow users to  retrieve data at the request of other software applications. It is [...]

Saheetha Shameer 3:00 am

Mylg - A Command Line Network Monitoring Tool for Linux Systems

In this article we will show how to install and use the network monitoring software called My Looking Glass, or mylg. It is fairly early in mylg development but it already supports lots of great features like for example packet [...]

Mihajlo Milenovic 4:20 am

25 Best Known DevOps Tools that Commonly Used

DevOps can be simply defined as the practice of performing operations and development activities on a project. The use of developers technique for performing system administration tasks is also called as DevOps. Its meaning is really different from person to [...]

Arun Pyasi 3:00 am

Install htop 2.0.2 and Use Command Line on Linux

Htop is very interactive, gives you additional information about running processes, and allows for manipulations such as sorting the list of processes using various criteria and search for a process/kill processes. While top command takes few seconds delay to collect data [...]

Himanshu Arora 3:00 am

How to Use sshfs on Linux

Sshfs is a file system for operating systems that have FUSE (Filesystem in Userspace) implementation. Examples of such operating systems are Linux, Mac OS X and FreeBSD but not limited to these. Sshfs is a great tool as it enables [...]

Bobbin Zachariah 3:00 am