If you are using Lightweight desktops like LXDE or XFCE, then you can’t find the way to browse the network shares through their native file mangers. Some file mangers like Nautilus have the built-in feature for mounting the remote shares in the file manager itself. So if you want to access the remote shares in […]
As you may be aware, in the last 24 hours Ubuntu Forums was hacked. At the time of writing, the Forums are still down and the Administrators have noted they are currently working on the issue as quickly as possible. It’s important to note that if you are a registered user of Ubuntu Forums and […]
GNOME Schedule is a graphical user interface (GUI) tool that leverages the power of cron. It brings together the power of cron with the ease-of-use. Whilst we can use the command-line to schedule tasks, we can also use GNOME Schedule to complete the same task.
I am a cool geek (I think) and I want my Ubuntu box to be as cool as possible. Lately, Ubuntu is losing users and fans, but I do not care. Even if everybody starts to hate Ubuntu, I will use it. I love to explore things. At the moment Ubuntu is my home. Now, […]
Backing up files is very important because it protects you from hardware breaks, natural disasters or other errors. In this tutorial i will teach you how to use your ssh server to backup your files. This wonderful tool, called Deja Dup can backup
psad, Port Scan Attacks Detector, is used to detect the port scan attacks and other suspicious traffic by analyzing the iptables of Linux systems. It is an Intrusion Detection System written in Perl. It analyzes the iptables and ip6tables log messages regularly to detect, alert and block the port scans if necessary. A Cracker can […]
If you are a System Administrator handling large number of servers and systems that generate high volume of log files, then logrotate utility will help you by saving the disk space to avoid potential damage. It is designed to ease administration of systems that generate large numbers of log files. It allows automatic rotation, compression, […]
Unison is a free, cross platform file synchronization tool that enables us to keep two set of file replicas (instances) on two different systems or on different disks of the same system. Unlike simple mirroring or backup utilities, it updates both replicas of a distributed directory structure. It detects and displays the conflicting updates. Unlike […]