Delayed Admin – Temporarily Drop Admin Privileges To Administrators

Full Article : OSTechNix – Today, I stumbled upon an interesting utility named “Delayed Admin”. As the name says it all, this utility will temporarily drop admin privileges to administrators. Delayed Admin will not … Read more

Download Packages With Dependencies Locally In Ubuntu

Full Article : OSTechNix – 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

How To Check For Meltdown And Spectre Vulnerabilities And Patch Them In Linux

Full Article : OSTechNix – Earlier this week, a team of researchers at Google’s Project Zero have discovered about Meltdown and Spectre vulnerabilities that affected many modern processors, including certain processors by Intel, AMD and … Read more

How To Display Asterisks When You Type Password In terminal

Full Article : OSTechNix – When you type passwords in a web browser login or any GUI login, the passwords will be masked as asterisks like ******** or bullets like •••••••••••••. This is the … Read more

Some Random One-liner Linux Commands [Part 1]

Full Article : OSTechNix – If you are following our social networks, you might have noticed that we share some one-liner Linux commands via image templates everyday. Those commands are just single line commands … Read more

How To Navigate Directories Faster In Linux

Full Article : OSTechNix – Today we are going to learn some command line productivity hacks. As you already know, we use “cd” command to move between a stack of directories in Unix-like operating … Read more

How To Find The Size Of A Directory In Linux

Full Article : OSTechNix – This brief tutorial explains how to find the size of a directory in Unix-like operating systems. Finding size of files and directories in GUI mode is easy! All we … Read more

How To Quickly Create Files Inside Nested Directories In Linux

Full Article : OSTechNix – Howdy, Linux users! I hope you’re enjoying Christmas. This brief guide explains how to quickly create files inside nested directories in any Unix-like operating system. It is easy, isn’t? … Read more

Cylon-deb : The Debian Linux Maintenance Program

Full Article : OSTechNix – 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

HeRM’s – A Commandline Food Recipes Manager

Full Article : OSTechNix – Cooking is love made visible, isn’t? Indeed! Either cooking is your passion or hobby or profession, I am sure you will maintain a cooking journal. Keeping a cooking journal … Read more

Pipenv – The Officially Recommended Python Packaging Tool

Full Article : OSTechNix – Yesterday, we published a beginners guide to manage Python packages using PIP. In that guide, we discussed how to install pip, and how to install, update, uninstall Python packages … Read more

How To Manage Python Packages Using Pip

Full Article : OSTechNix – PIP, the python package manager, is used to install, upgrade, remove packages written in Python programming language. In this guide, we will be discussing how to install pip and … Read more

Get Live Cricket Updates From Commandline

Full Article : OSTechNix – Howdy Cricket enthusiasts! I’ve got a good news for you. Now, you can get live Cricket updates from commandline. Want to know the score of your favorite team? Want … Read more

Learn To Use Man Pages Efficiently

Full Article : OSTechNix – A while ago, we have published a brief guide that described how to easily recall forgotten Linux commands. That guide was really quite useful for those having trouble at … Read more

Colossal Cave Adventure – The Most Famous Classic Text-based Adventure Game

Full Article : OSTechNix – Colossal Cave Adventure , also known as ADVENT, Colossal Cave, or Adventure,  is a most popular text-based adventure game in the period of early 80s and late 90s. This … Read more

Toplip – A Very Strong File Encryption And Decryption CLI Utility

Full Article : OSTechNix – There are numerous file encryption tools available on the market to protect your files. We have already reviewed some encryption tools such as Cryptomater, Cryptkeeper, CryptGo, Cryptr, Tomb, and GnuPG … Read more

Search Amazon Products From Command line

Full Article : OSTechNix – The festival season has started! Amazon and other popular online retail firms are readying their battle rooms with discounts, exclusive products and other attractions for shoppers. If you’re planning … Read more

How To Find Files Based On their Permissions

Full Article : OSTechNix – Finding files in Linux is not a big deal. There are plenty of free and open source graphical utilities available on the market. In my opinion, finding files from … Read more

WebGoat Teaches You To Fix Web Application Flaws In Real-time

Full Article : OSTechNix – Good day, web developers! Today, we are going to discuss about a super useful application that teaches you web application security lessons. Say hello to WebGoat, a deliberately insecure … Read more

How To Know What A Command Or Program Will Exactly Do Before Executing It

Full Article : OSTechNix – Ever wondered what a Unix command will do before executing it? Not everyone knows what a particular command or program will do. Of course, you can check it with … Read more

Undistract-me : Get Notification When Long Running Terminal Commands Complete

Full Article : OSTechNix – A while ago, we published how to get notification when a Terminal activity is done. Today, I found out a similar utility called “undistract-me” that notifies you when long … Read more