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Three nice commands

  1- Protect directory from an overzealous rm -rf * cd <directory>; touch ./-i Forces the -i flag on the rm command when using a wildcard delete 2- ssh...

A list of download managers available for Ubuntu

What exactly is a download manager? Personally, I think that it’s a computer program solely designed for transloading files from the vast internet. While...

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31 Best Tutorials of Inkscape!

Inkscape is an open source vector graphics editor. Inkscape is cross-platform and runs on Unix based OS, Windows and Mac (typically under X11). In...

31 Great Tutorials for Inkscape!

Inkscape is an open source vector graphics editor. Inkscape is cross-platform and runs on Unix based OS, Windows and Mac (typically under X11). In...

FAENZA-FRESH EXTENSION PACK

Faenza Fresh currently includes about 50 icons for applications, with many new icons (which Faenza doesn't include yet) such as Fontmatrix, Code::Blocks...

Fixing a few common grub errors | Broken Bootloader and error...

Grub is short for GNU GRand Unified Bootloader. To be simply put, it’s a boot loader package from the GNU Linux project. It’s the...

Cairo dock 2.3 comes with better compiz integration , new themes,...

Cairo Dock or GLX-2.3.0 is released, this new release comes with many new features and fixed many bugs. It features  a System Monitor applet,...

Howto install puppet Master and client in ubuntu

Puppet is a tool to manage the configuration of Unix-like systems declaratively. The developer provides Puppet templates to describe parts of the system, and,...

Shotwell 0.9.2 Released

Yorba has released version 0.9.2 of Shotwell, an update to our digital photo organizer. This is a bug fix release that fixes a...

Howto Install LAMP in Debian Sqeeze

LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL and PHP) is an open source Web development platform that uses Linux as operating system, Apache as the Web server,...

25 things you can do with VLC Media player!

VLC is beyond doubts the most popular open source, cross-platform media player and multi-media framework written by VideoLAN projects. VLC player is small in...

CentOS 5.6 is released! Upgrade now from CentOS 5.5 to 5.6

Good news for CentOS users! CentOS 5.6 is here. This is the sixth update released for CentOS 5, making the latest release version...

CentOS 5.6 is released! Upgrade now from CentOS 5.5 to 5.6

Good news for CentOS users! CentOS 5.6 is here. This is the sixth update released for CentOS 5, making the latest release version 5.6....

9 Best practices to secure your Linux Desktop & Server |...

There are a few common security practices that every Linux user should follow. Unfortunately, not everybody is aware of these. In this post will...

How to customize your VLC hot keys!

VLC is indeed the king of multimedia players, yet light in weight and free. As in our previous post that discussed about the best...

Install Nagios in 1 command on Ubuntu and Debian...

Nagios ( is a popular open source computer system and network monitoring software application. It watches hosts and services, alerting users when things go...

How to install the longhorn transformation pack on Ubuntu

Longhorn was a concept by Microsoft that  never came into being. However, based on the designer concepts released back then, an Ubuntu transformation pack...