Subscribe to LinuxToday feed
Updated: 20 min 26 sec ago

Understanding the difference between sudo and su

Fri, 2017-02-17 21:00

In this article, we will discuss in detail the 'su' command as well as how it differs from the 'sudo' command.

How to Use Yum History to Find Out Installed or Removed Packages Info

Fri, 2017-02-17 20:00

In this article, we will explain how to view history of YUM transactions in order to find out information about installed packages and those that where removed/erased from a system.

Facebook throws an open source hackathon

Fri, 2017-02-17 08:00

NetworkWorld: A look at Facebook's recent GraphQL-themed hackathon at its offices in Cambridge, Mass.

How to enable disk quota that manages the space

Fri, 2017-02-17 04:00

We can able restrict Disk space once we enable disk quota which alerts a sysadmin before a user takes too much disk space or a partition becomes full.

Want to be a great leader? Assume positive intent

Fri, 2017-02-17 00:00 Open source communities are some of the most passionate organizations I've ever seen.

Open Source First: A manifesto for private companies

Thu, 2017-02-16 23:00

This is a manifesto that any private organization can use to frame their collaboration transformation.

Trash-cli : A Command Line Trashcan For Unix-like Systems

Thu, 2017-02-16 22:00

Trash-cli is a commandline trashcan utility that allows you to use send and restore files to trash folder in unix-like operating systems.

Alternative Global Menu For MATE And Xfce: Vala Panel AppMenu

Thu, 2017-02-16 21:00

WebUpd8: Vala Panel AppMenu is a global menu panel applet for Xfce, MATE and Vala panels, which uses unity-gtk-module as its backend

smem - Linux Memory Reporting/Statistics Tool

Thu, 2017-02-16 20:00

smem is a tool that can give numerous reports on memory usage on Linux systems.

Container-Oriented RancherOS 0.8.0 Brings Linux Kernel 4.9.9 and Docker 1.12.6

Thu, 2017-02-16 18:00

RancherOS 0.8.0 is here three and a half months after the release of version 0.7.0, and it ships with some of the latest Linux and Docker technologies

Gimp Photo Editor A Free Photoshop Alternative

Thu, 2017-02-16 18:00

 Gimp is a great free / open-source alternative to Photoshop

Github Get a plugin for WordPress

Thu, 2017-02-16 17:00

GitHub Get allows you to embed code from GitHub in WordPress.

Linux Kernel 4.9.10 Has ARM, x86 and PowerPC Improvements, Updated Drivers

Thu, 2017-02-16 16:00

Linux kernel 4.9.10 comes one week after the release of Linux kernel 4.9.9

Organizing your music: Tagging as you rip

Thu, 2017-02-16 16:00

In this month's Open Music column, Chris Hermansen looks at readily available open source music ripping software, as seen from the perspective of its...

A musician's transition from distro to distro

Thu, 2017-02-16 15:00

A musician's tells the story of his transition from distro to distro.

Generate random data for your applications with Elizabeth

Thu, 2017-02-16 14:00

For developers needing sample data for their applications, Elizabeth is a valuable tool.

How to change the Linux Boot Splash screen

Thu, 2017-02-16 13:00

HowToForge: This tutorial shows how to configure a custom splash screen image in the Grub boot loader one the Linux GUI and on the shell.

The Basics: Explaining Kubernetes, Mesosphere, and Docker Swarm

Thu, 2017-02-16 04:00

The IT world is turning to containers, but to control them you need container management programs.

How to take screenshots on Linux using Scrot

Thu, 2017-02-16 00:00

 HOwToForge: If you are looking for an even better command line utility for taking screenshots, then you must give Scrot a try.