Linux distributions

OpenLDAP Installation and Configuration in Ubuntu 12.10 Server / Debian 6

OpenLDAP is a free open source Light Weight Directory Access protocol developed by the OpenLDAP project. It is a platform independent protocol, so that...

How to Format USB Drive in the Terminal

We all at some point in time we all format our USB drives. The question I would like to ask is how do you...

Install phpMyFAQ On CentOS 6.5 – An Open Source FAQ System

What is FAQ? As you may know, FAQ, stands for Frequently Asked Questions, is a series of questions and answers for a particular topic on...

How To Install Linux Kernel 4.3.0

The Linux Kernel development team has announced the latest stable Kernel version 4.3.0 on November 1, 2015. Linux Torvolds wrote in the release notes: So it...

How to Backup and Restore MySQL Database on Fedora16, Centos and...

The mysqldump client is a backup program originally written by Igor Romanenko. It can be used to dump a database or a collection of...

Tonido: A Free, Private Cloud And Streaming Media Server

What is Tonido? Tonido is a cross platform, free application that allows you to access all files on your computer from a web browser, smartphone,...

Minty- A nice Cinnamon theme for Ubuntu and LinuxMint

Minty is a Cinnamon theme with some flavour of Linux Mint. It is compatible with the latest Cinnamon 3.2. If you didn`t hear about Cinnamon...

KTouch: Improve Your Touch Typing Skills On Ubuntu

KTouch is a touch typing tutor from KDE Education project. It is used to learn and practice touch typing. It will show where you...

Setup FTP Server On CentOS, RHEL, Scientific Linux 6.5/6.4/6.3

vsftpd (Very Secure File Transport Protocol Daemon) is a secure, fast FTP server for Unix/Linux systems. In this how-to article, let us see how...

How To Upgrade To Ubuntu 15.10 From Ubuntu 15.04

As you may know, Ubuntu 15.10 final, code named Willy Werewolf, is out yesterday. For more details, check the following link. Ubuntu 15.10 Final is available...

5 Fun Android Apps for this Summer!

This summers install apps on your android and make the most out of your phone whether at work or on holidays! In this post...

Securing Information on Flash Drives from Windows Users

This is a very interesting trick I come across recently. Sometimes moving along with flash drives is very helpful. You might not want someone...

How To Install Xtreme Download Manager In Ubuntu

If you are looking for a nice download manager that speeds up your download speed and integrates well with every internet browser then you...

Install Puppet Enterprise Server On CentOS 6

Puppet Enterprise is IT automation software that gives system administrators the power to easily automate repetitive tasks, quickly deploy critical applications, and proactively manage...

How To Test Network Throughput Between Linux Systems

iperf is a tool for performing network throughput measurements.  It can test either TCP or UDP throughput. To perform an iperf test the user...

Steganography- Hide Your Files Inside An Image in Linux

Nowadays, our  personal computer is not only a work tool,  it is also our private space where we store our little secrets.   Protecting our ...

Debian-goodies: A must-have Set of Utilities For Debian/Ubuntu Administrators

Are you a Debian/Ubuntu Administrator or a regular user, then you may use the dpkg and APT commands often. These commands are used to...

Configure Your Browser To Use Tor On Ubuntu/Debian/Linux Mint

Tor, The Onion Router, is a network of Virtual Tunnels that allows users to communicate securely and as well as anonymously over Internet. Tor...