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Ubuntu 13.10 (Saucy Salamander) Has Reached End-of-Life! Upgrade to Ubuntu 14.04!

Hello Guys, This is just a quick reminder, if you're still not aware that Ubuntu 13.10 (Saucy Salamander) has reached End-of-Life. Simply put this means you...

App Grid: A New Alternative For Ubuntu Software Center

App Grid is a light weight alternative for Ubuntu Software Center. It allows you to filter applications by installed, pending, categories, name and rating....

How to Add Shortcut Keys in XFCE

Although XFCE is providing a great Graphical User Interface (GUI), we still love to reach our desired applications and perform actions instantly and quickly,...

Install Oracle VM VirtualBox 4.2.14 in Ubuntu 13.04

Oracle VM VirtualBox is a powerful virtualization software package developed by Oracle and supported on many major operating systems such as Linux, Mac OS and Windows OS. The...

Install Edusec College Management System On Linux Mint 17

Introduction Edusec is an web based College Management Software used   for College/University/Schools/Institutions students and employee management, This ERP is developed by Indian based development...

Is Linux market growth stagnated (at least)?

No matter how hard I'll try, I will never be able to determine what is the real number of Linux users, and share it...

Install Pandora FMS on Ubuntu 13.10

Pandora FMS is a performance & availability monitoring system, ready for big environments. It uses agents for local monitoring and can do several kinds...

Setup And Configure OpenVPN Server On CentOS 6.5

Introduction OpenVPN is a robust and highly flexible tunneling application that uses all of the encryption, authentication, and certification features of the OpenSSL library to...

How To Install Eclipse Luna IDE On CentOS 7 / RHEL...

Introduction According to the Wikipedia, In computer programming, Eclipse is an integrated development environment (IDE). It contains a base workspace and an extensible plug-in system for customizing the environment. Written mostly in Java, Eclipse can be...

Getting Started With Snappy Ubuntu Core

In our previous article, we discussed what is Snappy Ubuntu Core, and how to install it. If still haven't read that guide and don't...

Top 5 System Performance Monitoring Tools For Linux Admins

There are some tools which we must know as Linux/Server Admin to monitor the health/performance status of any running Server. Generally we have to...

Kubuntu loses Canonical support..To join Ubuntu extended family

Once Kubuntu 12.04 is released, Canonical will stop supporting it financially. This sea change for Kubuntu will mean that like other KDE flavors this too will...

Linux Basics: Monitor System Resources And Processes Using Atop

From the Atop project page, Atop is an ASCII full-screen performance monitor that is capable of reporting the activity of all processes (even if processes...

Find and Block Who is Tracking You Online

Whenever we visit a website, we are tracked by our ISP, unknown people(s) and of course, the NSA. They analyze our online activities and...

Setup Centralized Log Server Using Rsyslog And LogAnalyzer On CentOS, RHEL,...

Rsyslog is an open source software utility used on UNIX and Unix-like computer systems for forwarding log messages in an IP network. It implements...

LightDM- 3D animated login screen for Ubuntu 11.10 oneiric ocelot

LightDM the new display manager for Ubuntu 11.10 Oneiric, comes to replace the old GDM, LightDM is known as a ligher and more customizable...

How to Block Ads on Your Web Browsers Using Privoxy

There are many browser specific plug-ins (eg. Adblock Plus) available to block ads while browsing. If you want a tool compatible for all browsers,...

How To Install Plank 0.5 Dock in Ubuntu 13.10

Plank is a simple and light weight dock application. It is the default dock in Elementary OS Luna. We are going to install Plank 0.5...

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