We have already shown you how to Setup a Local Repository on Ubuntu Systems and Setup Local Yum Repository in CentOS/RHEL 6 and Setup Local APT Repository in Debian systems. Today we are going to learn about setting up local Yum repository on Fedora 19.
Hello all USB modem Arch Linux users. In this article, I am going to show you the way to connect your USB modem in your Arch Linux by using WvDial. Before starting the installation let’s read a small introduction about WvDial. What is WvDial? WvDial (Weave-Dial) is a utility that helps in making modem-based connections to the internet, that is […]
VLC Media Player 2.0.8 has been released. This is a maintenance release that fixes some regressions in the 2.0.x branch. There are also numerous fixes for crashes, dangerous behaviors, ISDB-S tuning and some OS X issues were resolved. According to the announcement: “With faster decoding on multi-core, GPU, and mobile hardware and the ability to open […]
Whats app guys? Do you know about Cinnamon Desktop Environment? Do you know anything about Nemo File Manager? I know that they are official on Ubuntu now. Cinnamon is a desktop environment developed by Linux Mint Team and it is based on GNOME 3. The desktop environment objective is to offer a comfortable and a modern […]
So you want to setup a GIT Repository for your developers on RHEL 6/CentOS 6, but notice Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 contains 1.7.1 in the repositories, which is well behind the current 1.8.3 that is available for GIT at http://git-scm.com. Well no need to worry, it is easy enough to download and install the […]
Hello Unixmen readers. It’s been a long time since I have wrote an article for our website. Today we’ll check out one of the best and the most powerful phone operating systems, Android. It’s not just a phone operating system though, it’s like your own very small Linux distribution that you take with you everywhere. […]
Hi guys. I am going to teach you how to install VLC Media Player today using the Ubuntu PPA. I think that there are many people out there that do not know what VLC Media Player is or they use it but do not have the exact information about it. VLC Media Player is an open-source multimedia […]
NetHogs is an open-source, small ‘net top’ tool. Instead of breaking the traffic down per protocol or per subnet, like most tools do, it groups bandwidth by process. NetHogs does not rely on a special kernel module to be loaded. If there’s suddenly a lot of network traffic, you can fire up NetHogs and immediately […]
Fail2ban is an open-source intrusion prevention system that can be used to prevent brute force attacks and other suspicious malicious attacks. It scans log files (e.g. /var/log/apache/error_log) and bans IP’s that show the malicious signs such as too many password failures, seeking for exploits etc. Generally Fail2Ban then used to update firewall rules to reject […]
Memcached is a free, open-source, high-performance, distributed memory object caching system. It is mostly used to speed up the websites by caching data and objects in RAM to reduce the number of times an external data source (such as a database or API) must be read. It runs on Unix, Linux, Windows OS and Mac […]
I am currently working on a personal programming project. Once completed, the eventual binaries will actually be launched by either running a Python or Perl script. Experimenting with some Perl stuff has given me the chance to review a nice Perl scripting IDE called Padre.