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Setup Local APT Repository Using Installation Media In Debian 8

Few days ago, we wrote an article that describes how to setup a local repository using APT-Cacher and APT-Mirror in Ubuntu. Today, we are going...

All About PING Command

All network administrators and IT professionals are well known with the ping command. It's a life saving command to check the basic connectivity between...

MEGASync: Easy Automated Syncing Between Your Computers And Your MEGA Cloud...

In our previous article, we discussed how to setup and use an encrypted chat with one another using MegaChat. Today we will discuss about...

Getting Debian 7.0 ‘Wheezy’ Up and Running

Now that you have installed Debian 7.0 'Wheezy' and got yourself comfortable with it, it's now time to get some...

Prevent Brute Force Attacks Using These Tools

About Brute Force Attacks We, all, know the popular saying: "Prevention is better than cure". If you are a Linux System administrator, you might know...

Syncthing: A Private, And Secure Tool To Sync Files/Folders Between Computers

Introduction Syncthing is a free, Open Source tool that can be used to sync files/folders between your networked computers. Unlike other sync tools, such as...

How To Install Moka Gnome Shell Theme In Ubuntu

Dear unixmen readers, In this tutorial I will teach you how to install  Moka Gnome Shell Theme in your Ubuntu machine. Moka is available via...

CherryTree 0.33 Has Been Released!

CherryTree is a hierarchical note taking application that has many useful features such as syntax highlighting, password protection and image handling. This note taking...

Install And Configure Varnish Cache With Apache On Debian 7

Varnish Cache is a web accelerator, sometimes referred to as a HTTP accelerator or a reverse HTTP proxy, that will significantly enhance your web performance. Varnish...

How To Migrate From MySQL To MariaDB On Linux

Why should I migrate from MySQL to MariaDB? The answer is very simple. MariaDb is an enhanced drop-in replacement and community-developed fork of the MySQL...

WebApps: Ubuntu’s next level of integration arrives for Ubuntu 12.10

Canonicals’ offer of desktop integrated apps is a step forward in Ubuntu’s growth. The tool will now have all of your favorite sites and...

Upgrading Slackware 13.37 to 14.0

I have installed Slackware Linux version 13.37 and have updated it to the latest version. How did I this? First, add to /etc/slackpkg/mirrors the 14.0...

How to install LEMP on Fedora 17

In this post we will see  a compatible alternative to the "LAMP" (Linux, Apache, MySQL, and PHP) , known as "LEMP"  (Linux, Nginx, MySQL,...

How To Upgrade To Fedora 16

Question: How to upgrade  from you  Fedora  14 or 15 to Fedora 16 ? Answer: I ḿ now behind  Fedora 15 and want to upgrade...

Ubuntu Customisation Kit "UCK" is released!

UCK is a tool that helps you customizing official Ubuntu Live CDs (including Kubuntu/Xubuntu and Edubuntu) to your needs, Create bootable LiveCD with predefined...

First Peek at LibreOffice Android port Prototype

That LibreOffice continues to respond to requirements of end-users became truly evident when news of it being developed for Android OS arrived a few months ago....

Ubuntu 14.04 LTS Gets New Lock Screen

Ubuntu 14.04 LTS as we can see now, is getting more beautiful and interesting as it approaches few weeks to final release. :-D. Am...

Download 11 Community Wallpapers Chosen For Ubuntu 14.04 “Trusty Tahr”

Hey Guys, Below are the 11 community wallpapers chosen for Ubuntu 14.04 "Trusty Tahr". Download Ubuntu 14.04 Community...