The disadvantage of using encrypted partitions is that while the partition is mounted, at least root can access the data. To prevent this, vi can be used in encrypted mode.Use vi -x filename to edit a new file. vi prompts you to set a password, after which it encrypts the content of the file. Whenever […]
Amarok 2.3.0 “Clear Light” is released, the new version comes with many improvements, new features and many bugs has been fixed. Areas such as podcast support and saved playlists have seen huge improvements, as has the support for USB mass storage devices (including generic MP3 players).
Imagemagick is a set of programs to manipulate various image formats (JPEG, TIFF, PhotoCD, PBM, XPM, etc…). All manipulations can be achieved through shell commands as well as through a X11 graphical interface (display). Possible effects: colormap manipulation, channel operations, thumbnail creation, image annotation, limited drawing, image distortion, etc…
Ubuntu Tweak 0.5.3 is released, the new version comes with more powerful window button control, so in order to make it much more easier to let user switch the place, the developer improved this feature in Ubuntu Tweak 0.5.3. Here’s what it looks like. First, you can easily switch from right to left by just […]
Wolvix is a desktop oriented GNU/Linux distribution based on Slackware. It features the Xfce desktop environment and a comprehensive selection of development, graphics, multimedia, network and office applications. Using Wolvix does not require more than basic computer skills, but installing and administering the system might require more knowledge than some of the other GNU/Linux distributions. […]
PiTiVi 0.13.4 codename “Cabernet d’Anjou” is released, the new release comes with many new features like video mixing/transparency support , icon view in source list , smoother scrolling, modeless splitting and more.
Banshee 1.5.5 was just released, the new release comes with many new features and improvements, more than 26 bugs were fixed since the last release. The new features included in this version are gapless playback, a grid album browser, and a YouTube extension.
Tar 1.23 is released, the new release fixed many bugs and comes with new commad line and improvements. In the new version we will find for example that the record size auto detection has been improved also improved behavior if some files were removed during incremental dumps, for the command line we find tow new […]