Debian-goodies – A Set Of Useful Utilities For Debian And Ubuntu Users

Full Article : OSTechNix – https://www.ostechnix.com/debian-goodies-a-set-of-useful-utilities-for-debian-and-ubuntu-users/ Are you using a Debian-based system? Great! I am here today with a good news for you. Say hello to “Debian-goodies”, a collection of useful utilities for Debian-based systems, … Read more

A Beginners Guide To Flatpak

Full Article : OSTechNix – https://www.ostechnix.com/flatpak-new-framework-desktop-applications-linux/ A while, we have written about Ubuntu’s Snaps. Snaps are introduced by Canonical for Ubuntu operating system, and later it was adopted by other Linux distributions such as Arch, … Read more

3 Command Line Tools to Install Local Debian (.DEB) Packages

Full Article : Tecmint – https://www.tecmint.com/install-local-deb-packages-in-debian-ubuntu-linux-mint/ In this tutorial we will learn how to install local software packages (.DEB) in Debian and its derivatives such as Ubuntu and Linux Mint using three different command line … Read more

The Vrms Program Helps You To Find Non-free Software In Debian

Full Article : OSTechNix – https://www.ostechnix.com/the-vrms-program-helps-you-to-find-non-free-software-in-debian/ The other day I was reading an interesting guide that explained the difference between free and open source software on Digital ocean. Until then, I thought both are more … Read more

Timekpr – Control The Computer Usage Of User Accounts

Full Article : OSTechNix – https://www.ostechnix.com/timekpr-control-the-computer-usage-of-user-accounts/ Nowadays, the kids are spending more time using Computers than the text books. So, ultimately, as parent and a teacher, you must keep an eye on them how much … Read more

Debfoster – Keep Only Essential Packages In Debian And Ubuntu

Full Article : OSTechNix – https://www.ostechnix.com/debfoster-keep-only-essential-packages-in-debian-and-ubuntu/ Today, we are going to learn about a lesser-known, yet useful utility for Debian and its derivatives such as Ubuntu and Ubuntu variants like Linux Mint. Say hello to … Read more

Netrunner 18.03 ‘Idolon’ Debian-based Linux distribution available for download

Full Article : BetaNews – https://betanews.com/2018/03/11/netrunner-debian-idolon-linux-kde/ As Windows 10 continues its trend of being a bloated and confusing mess (tighten it up, Microsoft!), Linux-based operating systems continue to be an excellent alternative. There are no … Read more

As Debian comes to Windows 10, should we worry Microsoft will ’embrace, extend, and extinguish’ Linux?

Full Article : BetaNews – https://betanews.com/2018/03/06/debian-linux-windows/ Personally, I am not a fan of running Linux distributions on Windows 10 — WSL, virtual machine, or otherwise. While I appreciate Microsoft’s focus on Linux lately, I am … Read more

Download Packages With Dependencies Locally In Ubuntu

Full Article : OSTechNix – https://www.ostechnix.com/download-packages-dependencies-locally-ubuntu/ A while ago, we published an article that described how to Install Softwares offline in Ubuntu. In that guide, we explained how can you download packages in an Internet-enabled system, … Read more

Cylon-deb : The Debian Linux Maintenance Program

Full Article : OSTechNix – https://www.ostechnix.com/cylon-deb-debian-linux-maintenance-program/ A couple months ago, we published an article about Cylon, a maintenance program for Arch Linux and derivatives. Today, we are going to see yet another maintenance program for … Read more

Want to switch from Apple macOS to Linux because of the ‘root’ security bug? Give deepin 15.5 a try!

Full Article : BetaNews – https://betanews.com/2017/11/30/macos-linux-root-debian-deepin-155/ Apple’s macOS is a great operating system. Not only is it stable and beautifully designed, but it very secure too. Well, usually it is. Unless you live under a … Read more