Linux

How To Save an Old Laptop By Installing This Free OS

The new and improved default OS for the Raspberry Pi isn’t just for hobbyist computer boards any longer. Thanks to an experimental version of the …

Raspberry Pi

How to Find Number of Files in a Directory and Subdirectories

In this guide, we will cover how to display the total number of files in the current working directory or any other directory and its subdirectories …

UNIX

Meet Minio, an S3 server you can self-host

Minio is a project that has come up on my radar several times and caught my attention - it's an S3-compatible object-storage server that you can run …

Raspberry Pi

Beginners Tutorial : Host your first app on AWS EC2

Incase you need to understand the basics. Please refer to this post. You will need an Amazon Web Service Account. You don’t have to pay anything …

DevOps

This Script Updates Hosts Files Using a Multi-Source Unified Block List With Whitelisting

<b>chmod +x hosts-on.sh</b><p>By - dmt • 17 Jan, 2017 •<p>There are many helpful lists maintained online with constantly-updated hosts files that contain the …

Getting my new ASUS X540S notebook ready for Linux

Today I try a variety of Linux distributions on a low-priced laptop that comes with Windows 10 Home.<p>A number of my laptops and netbooks have moved on …

Raspberry Pi

Tangible modular music system stands on its own

Percussa launched an e-music system called AudioCubes about 10 years ago, made up of chunky smart cubes that could communicate wirelessly with each …

Linux Kernel

Mir: 2016 end of year review

<i>This is a guest post by Alan Griffiths, Software engineer at Canonical. If you would like to contribute a guest post, please contact</i> …

Ubuntu

Find Linux Exploits by Kernel version

Sometimes it’s really hard to find the correct exploit for the device that you are pentesting. I found two good references that may be helpful or …

Ethical Hacking

3 Lessons in Web Encryption from Let’s Encrypt

As exciting as 2016 was for encryption on the Web, 2017 seems set to be an even more incredible year. Much of the infrastructure and many of the …

Cryptography

COM Express Basic runs Linux on Kaby Lake, supports Intel Optane

Congatec’s Linux-ready “Conga-TS175” COM Express Basic Type 6 module supports 7th Gen Intel Core E/EQ and Xeon CPUs, Intel Optane SSDs, and up to …

Intel Corporation

Diving into SDCardFS: How Google's FUSE Replacement Will Reduce I/O Overhead

Diving into SDCardFS: How Google’s FUSE Replacement Will Reduce I/O Overhead<p>Several months ago, Google added something called “<b>SDCardFS</b>” to the …

Mobile Development

Updated Debian 8: 8.7 released

The Debian project has announced the availability of new installation media for Debian 8 “Jessie”. The new media, labelled Debian 8.7, is not a new …

Debian

Why Linux users should worry about malware and what they can do about it

Preventing the spread of malware and/or dealing with the consequences of infection are a fact of life when using computers. If you’ve migrated to Linux or Mac seeking refuge from the never-ending stream of threats that seems to target Windows, you can breath a lungful of fresh air—just don’t let …

Apple News

Apple II Programmer's Reference: ProDOS Commands

<b><br>Apple II Programmer's Reference</b><p>Here's a brief list of Applesoft, Integer Basic, DOS 3.3, and ProDOS commands with descriptions.<p>I found these in the …

Python Programming

Canon i-SENSYS MF515x Driver Windows & Mac Os

Operating System<p>Version<p>Size<p>Download<p>i-SENSYS MF515x/MF512x MFDrivers (UFR II / PCL / PS3 / FAX / ScanGear) For [Windows 10/8.1/8/7/Vista/2008/2008 …

Microsoft Windows

Download Lemon USB Drivers (For All Models)

Last updated: January 12, 2017 at 12:06 pm<br>Do you own a Lemon smartphone or tablet? Looking for an easy way to connect your Lemon device with the …

Making M-Audio Oxygen 8 (Mini-Keyboard) run under Linux

Establlshed Member<p><b>Posts:</b> 457<p><b>Joined:</b> Mon Apr 25, 2011 10:09 am<p>Verify life in some windows computer.<br>A few linux things, in qjackctl, set Periods …

How to Convert a VirtualBox Virtual Machine to Parallels Desktop for Mac

If you’ve been using VirtualBox to run virtual machines and you want to switch to Parallels Desktop for Mac, you can convert your VirtualBox virtual …

Virtualization

How to Change Your Windows XP SP2 to SP 3 Without Installing Anything

If you are running Windows XP Service Pack 2 on your PC you will be limited in terms of the software you can install; the printers you can install; …

Microsoft Windows

Canon i-SENSYS MF623Cn Printer Driver Download

Canon i-SENSYS MF623Cn compact Wi-Fi enabled A4 laser multifunctional offers high-quality print, scan and fax capabilities that are effortless to use …

Cameras

Turn an old laptop into a Chromebook-Linux hybrid

Common scenario: You buy a new laptop, thinking you'll sell, donate or hand down the old one... but it never happens. Maybe you don't want to deal with the hassles of Craigslist or Ebay, not to mention wiping all your data, reinstalling Windows and so on.<p>Whatever the case, now it's just taking up …

Technology

Getting started with shell scripting

The world's best conceptual introduction to shell scripting comes from an old AT&T training video. In the video, Brian W. Kernighan (the "K" in <b>awk</b>) …

Open Source

What Is Conky And How To Configure Conky On Ubuntu 16.04

Conky is a free system monitor tool for the X window system on Linux. It is able to monitor many system variables including CPU status, swap space, …

Ubuntu

It's time to patch BIND before your DNS servers lock up

A new set of BIND problems have emerged, and you should patch them before your servers get crunched by a DDoS attack.<p>Domain Name System (DNS) …

Information Security

How to run openSUSE Leap 42.2 or SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 on Windows 10

Linux and Windows living happily side-by-side is not something many people would have predicted, but Windows 10 Anniversary Update saw the arrival of …

Ubuntu

Linux & Unix Tutorials for Beginners & Pros+How-to Install Kodi on...

Kodi QuickStart for Linux Mint<p>Hello Mint User! This Tutorial Shows You Step-by-Step <b>How-to Install and Getting-Started with Kodi 16 Jarvis on Linux</b> …

Ubuntu

How to copy a single file to multiple directories in Linux or Unix

If I want to copy a single file into three locations (directories), by using a single cp command (e.g.cp file /dir1/ /dir2/ /dir3/. Would that be …

UNIX

How to debug C programs in Linux using gdb

Regardless of how experienced a coder you are, any software you develop can't be completely free of bugs. So, identifying bugs and fixing them is one …

Python Programming

When Peer Pressure Nukes Linux for Windows

<b>Ed Matthews</b><p>A grandson was happy with the flame throwing hot rod Linux gaming computer that his grandfather had built — until peer pressure came into …

Microsoft Windows