Category: Techno Babble

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Hands On ‘C’ Programming Language

C‘ is a General Purpose Programming Language developed by Dennis Ritchie at AT&T Bell Labs. It was designed to be Structured programming Language. ‘C‘ Programming language was developed out of B programming language, which initially

The Power of Linux “History Command” in Bash Shell

We use history command frequently in our daily routine jobs to check history of command or to get info about command executed by user. In this post, we will see how we can use history

How to Hack Your Own Linux System

Passwords are the sole criteria of system Security for most of the System. And when it comes to Linux, if you know the root password you owns the machine. Passwords are as a Security measure

Install Scalpel (A Filesystem Recovery Tool) to Recover Deleted Files/Folders in Linux

Many a times it happens that we accidentally or by mistakenly press ‘shift + delete‘ to files. By human nature you have an habit of using ‘shift + Del‘ instead of using only ‘Delete‘ option.

Creating Your Own Webserver and Hosting A Website from Your Linux Box

Many of you would be web programmer. Some of you might be owing a website and would certainly be editing and updating it frequently. While a few having no adequate knowledge of web technologies would

Upgrade Linux Mint 14 (Nadia) to Linux Mint 15 (Olivia)

This post guide you simple steps to upgrade from Linux Mint 14 (Nadia) to Linux Mint 15 (Olivia) with APT-GET command. Kindly take data backup before following below steps. However, we have tested in our

25 Lesser Known Facts About GNU/Linux

Linux is a land of excavation, the more you excavate the more you find treasure lies within it. This article tries to uncover some of the lesser known facts about Linux. To keep things simple,

Linux Mint 15 Codename (Olivia) Installation Guide with Screenshots

Linux Mint 15 Codename ‘Olivia’ released on 29 May 2013 which is based on Ubuntu 13.04. It’s available in two editions ‘MATE’ and ‘Cinnamon’. Linux mint is a Ubuntu based distribution and is compatible with

10 Linux Distributions and Their Targeted Users

Do you know from where does the power of Linux comes from? Well Linux is getting richer everyday with the presence of so much distros and every distro possessing a large group of users and

Linux Mint 15 “Olivia” Released – A Detailed Review and Download Links

Linux Mint 15 has been Released with the code name Olivia. Tried a quick hand on this and still exploring… History Linux Mint a Linux Distribution based on Ubuntu and is supposed to be one

Alternatives of 13 Most Commonly Used Windows Applications for Linux

People hesitates, switching from windows to Linux because they fear, they won’t get an appropriate program to perform their day-to-day task. Moreover a general notion more or less that lies within us is – “A

CMUS (C* Music Player) – A Console Based Audio Player for Linux

CMus is an open source ncursed based lightweight, fast and powerful terminal audio player for Unix/Linux like operating systems. It was released and distributed under GNU General Public License (GPL) and runs exclusively through a

20 Advanced Commands for Middle Level Linux Users

You might have found the first article very much useful, this article is an extension of the 20 Useful Commands for Linux Newbies. The first article was intended for newbies and this article is for

Skype 4.2 Released – Install on Ubuntu/Debian/Linux Mint and Fedora

Skype is a most popular software application developed by Microsoft that is largely used for Instant Messaging and for Audio and Video calls and Video conferencing call. Among these features, Skype can also be used

20 Funny Commands of Linux or Linux is Fun in Terminal

Linux is fun! Huhhh. OK so you don’t believe me. Mind me at the end of this article you will have to believe that Linux is actually a fun box. 20 Linux Funny Commands 1.

Linux is an Art – Driving Force Behind Linux

We comes across Linux (Foss) in our day-to-day life. In fact we are surrounded by Foss technologies. The first thing that might come to the mind of ours is that why is Linux appraised so

Switching From Windows to Nix or a Newbie to Linux – 20 Useful Commands for Linux Newbies

So you are planning to switch from Windows to Linux, or have just switched to Linux? Oops!!! what I am asking! For what else reason would you have been here. From my past experience when

Debian GNU/Linux 7.0 Code Name “Wheezy” Server Installation Guide

The Debian Project was founded in 1993 by Ian Murdock. Debian Linux is one of the most popular and freely available Operating System developed by Debian Developers around the world. They are involved with various

Ubuntu 13.04 “Raring Ringtail” Server Installation Guide

Ubuntu 13.04 non LTS “Raring Ringtail” Server was released on 25 April 2013. This guide shows installation of recently released Ubuntu 13.04 Server with screenshots. This release includes latest and greatest packages, some of them

Install and Access Facebook Messenger on Linux Desktop

linuxmessenger app is a “Facebook-like” client for Linux desktop was written in Python language. It allows you to login to your Facebook account right from the command line without installing it on your system and