Frequently Asked Questions

What You Need to Become a Linux Programmer

Are you looking to become a Linux programmer? The open-source operating system is a popular choice among developers and is widely used in the...

How To Use the Touch Command in Linux: A Simple Guide

Many Linux users, especially newbies, confuse the touch command for being the one that creates files. While it can do this, the command can...

scp command in Linux/Unix

  scp means Secure Copy Protocol, and almost every  Linux/Unix user knows how the cp command works. scp also works like cp command, cp command...

Useful Commands for Linux Users – Episode 6

Using the command-line in your everyday activities more than the GUI sometimes shows the geek you are. If you haven't read the Episode 5...

Dolphin Can't Move Files to Trash

Question: Dolphin Can't Move Files to Trash. How to solev this ? Answer   I had  the same problems deleting  to the  Trash in OpenSuse 11.4   KDE ...

Firefox 29 Is Available For Download

Mozilla Firefox 29 has is available for download with a new user interface known as Australis and with many important changes and new features. The...

How To Change Plank Dock Position in Elementary OS “Luna”

Hi Guys, Elementary OS "Luna" by default has its dock (Plank Dock) located at the bottom (As shown in Fig. 1 ). As Linux is...

configure BIND Server with Ubuntu 16.04

Introduction All of  Linux users are already families with BIND service, already a lots of articles has been published with recent Ubuntu Linux versions ,...

How To Check An MD5 Checksum on Linux (Fast And Easy)

A checksum value is a short data block derived from a larger one. MD5 (Message Digest 5) checksum values are used to verify the...

How to upgrade from Fedora 13 & 14 to Fedora 15

Question :  How to upgrade from Fedora 13 & 14 to Fedora 15?   Answer: Fedora 15  will be out in few  days , to upgrade from...

How to rename or change user name in Linux

Question : How  to  rename or  change user name in Linux? Answer: killall -u old id old usermod -l new old groupmod -n new old usermod -d /home/new -m new usermod...

Install Firefox In Debian/Crunchbang

In this post, we're going to install Firefox in Crunchbang 11 'Waldorf' same procedures here works for Debian. By the default Crunchbang come with Iceweseal...

TLDR Pages – A Simplified alternative to Unix/Linux man pages

About Linux man pages As you probably know, Manual pages, shortly man pages, are the online software documentation for Unix and Linux like operating systems....

A Practical Guide Of FFmpeg – Part 1

FFmpeg is a great multimedia framework that helps you deal with your audio and video files. What do I mean? You can easily convert...

Additionally, a 404 Not Found error was encountered while trying to...

Question: I got the following error when i run my website : Additionally, a 404 Not Found error was encountered while trying to use...

[QUICK TIP] How To Enable Hardware Acceleration In Chromium / Chrome...

In computing, hardware acceleration is the use of computer hardware to perform some functions faster than is possible in software running on a more...

How to make debian file from scratch

PLEASE LINK METHOD 1 AND 2 WITH SAMBA , AND EXPLAIN WHY WE SHOULD USE METHOD 1 & 2 AND WHICH RELATION HAS WITH...

Cutegram: A Better Telegram Client For GNU/Linux

No need for a introduction to Telegram, right? Telegram is a popular free Instant messenger application that can be used to chat with your...