How to Change User Password in Linux

This tutorial will show you how to change a user password in Linux. We will also cover how to force a user to change their password the next time they login. The examples provided in the tutorial should work with any Linux distribution. Learn More

How to share your desktop in Linux using x11vnc

While ssh is a vital tool for every system administrator, being it the most used and secure protocol for remote administration, even capable to grant access to the X11 display server, via X11 forwarding, it is not the right tool to use when the desired target is to share an entire desktop session. In that case the vnc protocol is our friend. By using it, we can completely control another machine, sharing even keyboard or mouse events. Learn More

A Gitlab tutorial — Things to do after installation

Earlier we have discussed detailed installation of Gitlab server on CentOS & Ubuntu systems. Once we have our Gitlab server ready, we must be able to perform common operations like the ones mentioned below, Learn More

How to rename user in Linux (also rename group & home directory)

We might have come across a situation where we might want to rename user in Linux system, for whatever reasons. We can easily rename user in Linux & also we can rename the home directory or its UID as well. Learn More

How to Burn DVDs with DeVeDe and Brasero on Linux

You now have a playable DVD complete with a custom interactive menu. It will be playable in your computer and any DVD player that supports the region format that you selected. This process is a great way to burn home videos and share them in a way that's compatible with just about every device. Learn More

Linux ifconfig Command Tutorial for Beginners (7 Examples)

Network management work includes a lot of stuff, and precisely for this reason, there are several Linux command line utilities that help you with different kind of network-related tasks. In this tutorial, we will discuss one such utility dubbed ifconfig. But before we start with it, it's worth mentioning that all examples discussed in this article have been tested on an Ubuntu 16.04 LTS machine. Learn More

Building a Voice-Controlled Front End to IoT Devices

Siri, Alexa and Google Home can all translate voice commands into basic activities, especially if those activities involve nothing more than sharing digital files like music and movies. Integration with home automation is also possible, though perhaps not as simply as users might desire—at least, not yet. Learn More


SUSE Linux Enterprise turns 15: Look, Ma! A common code base

SUSE today announced the impending release of SUSE Linux Enterprise 15, featuring a boatload of new toys and a leap in version numbering.

The new release, which is based on version 4.12 of the Linux kernel and allows the use of a wider variety of hardware (such as new AMD and Intel chipsets, Arm SOCs, NVDIMM, crypto cards and network devices), sees the adoption of a common code base over all flavours of the suite Learn More


How To Record Everything You Do In Terminal

Today, in this guide, we are going to see how to record everything you do in Terminal using ‘script’ command. You might have run a command, or created a directory, or installed an application in Terminal. Script command simply saves whatever you do in the Terminal. You can then view them if you want to know what you did few hours or few days ago. Learn More

Linux and open-source jobs are in more demand than ever

Do you want a tech job? Then, it's time to head towards Linux and open source. According to The Linux Foundation and Dice's 2018 Open Source Jobs Report, 87 percent of hiring managers are having trouble finding open-source talent, while hiring open-source talent is now a priority for 83 percent of employers. Learn More


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