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Install and Use Guake – A drop-down Terminal Emulator for Debian 10

Wed, 12/11/2019 - 21:11
In this article, we will describe how to install Guake on your Debian through the command line. We will also describe how to perform some basic functions on Guake through the keyboard. We have run the commands and procedures mentioned in this article on a Debian 10 Buster system.
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Enable your Python game player to run forward and backward

Wed, 12/11/2019 - 19:57
This is part 8 in an ongoing series about creating video games in Python 3 using the Pygame module. Previous articles are:read more
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Do I need a college degree to be a sysadmin?

Wed, 12/11/2019 - 18:43
Do I need a college degree to be a sysadmin? The short answer is: "It's complicated."
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Microsoft Teams Is Now Officially Available For Linux

Wed, 12/11/2019 - 17:28
Microsoft Teams client is now officially available for Linux users.
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Raspberry Pi 4: Chronicling the Desktop Experience – Remote Desktop – Week 8

Wed, 12/11/2019 - 16:14
I’ve received a few requests to see how the RPI4 fares as a remote desktop client. I can see this could make sense. The RPI4 offers dual monitor support. It should have sufficient CPU and GPU resources to act as a functional remote desktop, particularly when connecting to servers that have better system resources.
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Linux tools: examining hardware in the terminal with dmidecode

Wed, 12/11/2019 - 15:00
Linux distros have powerful command-line tools built-in. Here, we explore the DMI Decoder.
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Toplip - A Very Strong File Encryption And Decryption CLI Utility

Wed, 12/11/2019 - 13:45
Toplip is a free and open source encryption utility that uses a very strong encryption method called AES256, along with an XTS-AES design to safeguard your confidential data.
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How to Install ElkArte Forum with Apache and Let's Encrypt on Debian 10

Wed, 12/11/2019 - 12:31
ElkArte is a free, open-source and powerful forum software that allows you to create your own online forum community. In this tutorial, we will explain how to install ElkArte on Debian 10 server.
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Breaking Linux files into pieces with the split command

Wed, 12/11/2019 - 11:17
Some simple Linux commands allow you to break up files and reassemble them as needed in order to accommodate size restrictions on file size for storage or email attachments.
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How to rebase to Fedora 31 on Silverblue

Wed, 12/11/2019 - 10:02
Silverblue is an operating system for your desktop built on Fedora. It’s excellent for daily use, development, and container-based workflows. It offers numerous advantages such as being able to roll back in case of any problems. If you want to update to Fedora 31 on your Silverblue system, this article tells you how. It not […]
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Andes™ RISC-V SoC debuts with AI-ready VPU as Microchip opens access to its PolarFire SoC

Wed, 12/11/2019 - 08:48
Andes unveiled a Linux-ready, RISC-V-based “AndesCore 27-series” CPU core that features a VPU for AI applications. In other RISC-V on Linux news, Microchip opened early access to its FPGA-enabled PolarFire SoC and Hex Five announced MultiZone Security for Linux. In conjunction with the RISC-V Summit in San Jose this week, Andes Technology announced a Linux-focused […]
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Uname Command in Linux

Wed, 12/11/2019 - 07:34
uname is a command-line utility that prints basic information about the operating system name and system hardware.
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How to install Mastodon Social Network with Docker on Ubuntu 18.04 LTS

Wed, 12/11/2019 - 06:19
Mastodon is a free, decentralized and open-source social network. It was created as an alternative to Twitter. This tutorial will teach you how to set up your instance of Mastodon on a server with Ubuntu 18.04 using Docker.
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Google Releases Chrome 79 for Linux, Windows, and Mac with 51 Security Fixes

Wed, 12/11/2019 - 05:18
Google has promoted today the Chrome 79 web browser to the stable channel for all supported platforms, including GNU/Linux, macOS, Windows, Android, and Chrome OS.
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How to use systemd to troubleshoot Linux problems

Wed, 12/11/2019 - 04:16
On Linux operating system, the messages that are triggered by the kernel, by the system services and by the running applications are written and stored on log files. Different types of information are stored on different log files, for instance, security messages are stored on a specific log files, cron tasks log their messages on another log file and so forth.
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Meet Sparky Bonsai, SparkyLinux Portable Edition Featuring Joe's Window Manager

Wed, 12/11/2019 - 03:15
The Debian-based SparkyLinux operating system recently received a new community edition that you can run and use directly from a USB stick without installing anything on your personal computer.
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Linux sysadmin basics: User account management with UIDs and GIDs

Wed, 12/11/2019 - 02:13
Linux automatically handles UID and GID for you, but some of you might want more control over those attributes.
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Install LiteSpeed on Ubuntu 18.04

Wed, 12/11/2019 - 01:12
Install LiteSpeed on Ubuntu 18.04. In this guide you are going to learn how to install LiteSpeed web server on a virtual machine and configure firewall ports and update the default LiteSpeed port.
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Bash Script to View System Information on Linux Every Time You Log into Shell

Wed, 12/11/2019 - 00:10
This tutorial provides you with system information every time you log into a shell.
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Join us on our new journey, says Wunderlist -- as it vanishes down the Microsoft plughole

Tue, 12/10/2019 - 23:08
Popular to-do app dies in May. And here’s a worse version...Three months after its former CEO pleaded with Microsoft to sell him back Wunderlist, the software giant has confirmed the worst: it really is killing the popular to-do app.…
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