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How To Enable (UP) And Disable (DOWN) A Network Interface Port (NIC) In Linux?

Monday 15th of April 2019 02:48:13 PM
2DayGeek: Learn how to bring down and bring up the network interface port (NIC) in Linux.

Getting started with Mercurial for version control

Monday 15th of April 2019 01:33:53 PM
Mercurial is a distributed version control system written in Python. Because it's written in a high-level language, you can write a Mercurial extension with a few Python functions.There are several ways to install Mercurial, which are explained in the official documentation. My favorite one is not there: using pip. This is the most amenable way to develop local extensions!read more

How to Install Opera Web Browser on Ubuntu 18.04

Monday 15th of April 2019 12:19:33 PM
Opera is one of the most popular cross-platform web browsers in the world. It is fast, easy to use and secure browser built for the modern web.

QMPlay2 – Qt based video and audio player

Monday 15th of April 2019 10:08:02 AM
QMPlay2 can play most video formats and audio formats. It plays all codecs supported by FFmpeg, and supports YouTube videos too. With internet radio, Audio CD, and a lot more besides, there’s lots of functionality on offer.

Troubleshooting slow WiFi on Linux

Monday 15th of April 2019 07:56:31 AM
I'm no stranger to diagnosing hardware problems on Linux systems. Even though most of my professional work over the past few years has involved virtualization, I still enjoy crouching under desks and fumbling around with devices and memory modules. Well, except for the "crouching under desks" part. But none of that means that persistent and mysterious bugs aren't more

Install MySQL CLI: mycli with auto-completion

Monday 15th of April 2019 05:45:00 AM
mycli is a command line tool for MySQL, MariaDB as well as Percona & supports the following features, – Auto-completion, & Case sensitive completion, as soon we start typing commands this will come into...

5 Command Line Tools to Break Your Dependence on the GUI

Sunday 14th of April 2019 11:20:58 PM
Learn about 5 interesting Linux tools that will help break your dependence on the GUI and keep you productive on the command line.

Internet Explorer zero-day lets hackers steal files from Windows PCs

Sunday 14th of April 2019 09:09:27 PM
MICROSOFT WAS NOTIFIED BUT DECLINED TO PATCH. Page said he notified Microsoft about this new IE vulnerability on March 27, but the vendor declined to consider the bug for an urgent security fix in a message sent to the researcher...

Happy 55th birthday mainframe

Sunday 14th of April 2019 06:57:56 PM
In 2000 IBM said it would support Linux on the mainframe, and, by 2009, 70 of IBM’s top 100 mainframe customers were estimated to be running Linux.

Disable SSH root Login And Permit The root User Via su User In Linux

Sunday 14th of April 2019 12:22:26 PM
2DayGeek: This tutorial helps you to disable the root user access and permit it via su user in Linux for security reason.

How to Install Dotclear on Ubuntu 18.04

Sunday 14th of April 2019 10:10:55 AM
In this tutorial, we will be going over how to install and set up Dotclear on a VPS running Ubuntu 18.04. Dotclear is a free and open-source web publishing application, designed to provide a user-friendly interface that allows anyone to publish their ideas on the web. Dotclear is written in PHP install Dotclear on Ubuntu 18.04 and includes many built-in features, such as handling blogs, using XHTML syntax for entries, adding pages, and so on. It also supports several database types, such as MySQL, PostgreSQL, and SQLite. In this tutorial, we will show you how to install Dotclear on an Ubuntu 18.04 VPS.

How to Install RPM Packages on CentOS

Sunday 14th of April 2019 07:59:24 AM
RPM is a packaging system used by Red Hat and its derivatives such as CentOS and Fedora.

Making pictures with data

Sunday 14th of April 2019 05:47:53 AM
A little-appreciated feature of the command-line program ImageMagick is that IM can display data bytes as image bytes.

Flatpak Linux App Sandboxing Gets New FUSE-Based System-Wide Installation Method

Sunday 14th of April 2019 03:36:21 AM
The Flatpak development team released today a new stable version of their Linux application sandboxing and distribution framework that implements a new major feature around the system-wide installation method.

Pathway is an addictive mix of strategy and adventure, out now with Linux support

Sunday 14th of April 2019 01:24:50 AM
Developed by Robotality (Halfway) and published by Chucklefish (Starbound, Wargroove), Pathway has released today with same-day Linux support.

How to Install VLC Media Player on Ubuntu 18.04

Saturday 13th of April 2019 11:13:19 PM
VLC is one of the most popular open source multimedia players. It is cross-platform and can play virtually all multimedia files as well as DVDs, Audio CDs, and different streaming protocols.

OpenStack Stein: A new cool drink of open-source cloud

Saturday 13th of April 2019 09:01:48 PM
The latest version of OpenStack is more container and telecom friendly than ever.

The MMO 'Albion Online' has officially gone free to play and it supports Linux

Saturday 13th of April 2019 06:50:17 PM
For those who are itching to play an MMO on Linux but don't want to pay a subscription, Albion Online just opened up the flood gates.

Apollo Lake based network appliance runs Ubuntu

Saturday 13th of April 2019 04:38:46 PM
Acrosser’s Linux-ready “AND-APL1N1FL” network appliance offers an Apollo Lake SoC, 6x GbE ports with 3x LAN bypass, and SATA III storage. Acrosser announced an “entry level” and “cost-effective” network appliance for small office network, UTM, mail server, and firewall applications. The AND-APL1N1FL runs Ubuntu 18.04 with Linux Kernel 4.4 and above or Windows 10 IoT [[he]#8230[/he]]

Ubuntu 19.04 (Disco Dingo) Enters Final Freeze Ahead of Its April 18th Release

Saturday 13th of April 2019 02:27:14 PM
As of Thursday, April 11th, the forthcoming Ubuntu 19.04 (Disco Dingo) operating system has entered the last stage of its development process, Final Freeze stage.

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