How to View Contents of Compressed (.zip, .gz , .tgz, .tbz2, .7z) Files and Folders in Linux

Full Article : LinuxTechi – https://www.linuxtechi.com/view-contents-compressed-file-folders-linux/ We use compression or archives the file & folders either to backup or to save space on our system. We can use tar, gzip or any other utility to perform the compression/archiving of the files and folders. We can than keep them for as … Read more

How to enable Nested Virtualization in KVM on CentOS 7 / RHEL 7

Full Article : LinuxTechi – https://www.linuxtechi.com/enable-nested-virtualization-kvm-centos-7-rhel-7/ Nested virtualization means to configure virtualization environment inside a virtual machine. In other words we can say nested virtualization is a feature in the hypervisor which allows us to install & run a virtual machine inside a virtual server via hardware acceleration from the … Read more

How to Install Arch Linux [Step by Step Guide]

Full Article : It’s FOSS – https://itsfoss.com/install-arch-linux/ Brief: This tutorial shows you how to install Arch Linux in easy to follow steps. Arch Linux is a x86-64 general-purpose Linux distribution which has been popular among the DIY enthusiasts and hardcore Linux users. The default installation covers only a minimal base … Read more

How to Install and Use Wireshark on Debian 9 / Ubuntu 16.04 / 17.10

Full Article : LinuxTechi – https://www.linuxtechi.com/install-use-wireshark-debian-9-ubuntu/ Wireshark is free and open source, cross platform, GUI based Network packet analyzer that is available for Linux, Windows, MacOS, Solaris etc. It captures network packets in real time & presents them in human readable format. Wireshark allows us to monitor the network packets … Read more

How to Install and Configure Bind 9 (DNS Server) on Ubuntu / Debian System

Full Article : LinuxTechi – https://www.linuxtechi.com/install-configure-bind-9-dns-server-ubuntu-debian/ DNS or Domain Name System, as we know is an internet service that is used to translate the user friendly domain into computer friendly IP addresses. Not only can we translate domain names to IP addresses, we can also perform reverse translation i.e. from … Read more

How to Install and Use TeamViewer on Linux [Complete Guide]

Full Article : It’s FOSS – https://itsfoss.com/teamviewer-linux/ Brief: Step-by-step beginner’s guide to installing TeamViewer on Linux. It also explains how to use TeamViewer on Linux. TeamViewer is a remote desktop application primarily used to connect to a different system quickly and securely. It lets you remotely connect to someone’s desktop, … Read more

How to Use GNOME Shell Extensions [Complete Guide]

Full Article : It’s FOSS – https://itsfoss.com/gnome-shell-extensions/ Brief: This is a detailed guide showing you how to install GNOME Shell Extensions manually or easily via a browser.  While discussing how to install themes in Ubuntu 17.10, I briefly mentioned GNOME Shell Extension. It was used to enable user themes. Today, we’ll … Read more

How to Install Firefox Quantum in Ubuntu and other Linux Right Now

Full Article : It’s FOSS – https://itsfoss.com/firefox-quantum-ubuntu/ Brief: The game-changing Firefox Quantum is here to reclaim the lost userbase. Here’s how to install Firefox Quantum in Linux right now. The latest version of Mozilla’s web browser Firefox is called Quantum because it’s blazing fast. It has been coded in Rust instead … Read more

How to Create Bootable USB Disk / DVD on Ubuntu / Linux Mint

Full Article : LinuxTechi – https://www.linuxtechi.com/create-bootable-usb-disk-dvd-ubuntu-linux-mint/ When you need to install any Linux distributions, you definitely need a bootable USB Disk / stick or DVD. There are several 3rd party applications that helps you turn the ISO file into a Bootable USB disk.  With a Bootable disk, you can not … Read more

How to Show Battery Percentage in Ubuntu 17.10 [Quick Tip]

Full Article : It’s FOSS – https://itsfoss.com/display-battery-ubuntu/ Brief: This quick tip shows you how to display battery percentage in Ubuntu 17.10 that uses GNOME desktop environment. One of the radical new features in Ubuntu 17.10 is the introduction of GNOME as the default desktop environment. And since it is a … Read more

How to Install Themes in Ubuntu 17.10

Full Article : It’s FOSS – https://itsfoss.com/install-themes-ubuntu/ Brief: This beginner’s guide shows you how to install themes in Ubuntu 17.10. The tutorial covers installation of icon themes, GTK themes and GNOME Shell themes. Newly released Ubuntu 17.10 looks good but it can be tweaked to look better. One of the reasons … Read more

How to install and use ReaR (Migration & Recovery tool) on CentOS 7 / RHEL 7

Full Article : LinuxTechi – https://www.linuxtechi.com/install-rear-migration-recovery-tool-centos-7-rhel-7/ ReaR or Relax & Recover is a migration & disaster recovery tool. REAR creates  a bootable image for the running Linux machine & when required same bootable image can be used to recover the system. Same image can be used to restore the OS … Read more

How to Switch from GNOME to Unity in Ubuntu 17.10 [Quick Tip]

Full Article : It’s FOSS – https://itsfoss.com/use-unity-ubuntu-17-10/ Brief: If you are feeling nostalgic, you can easily install Unity in Ubuntu 17.10. Here’s how to do it. The most talked about feature of Ubuntu 17.10 is the switch to GNOME. Ubuntu has done quite a good job in making Unity users … Read more

How to Install VMware Workstation 14 Pro on Debian 9 (Stretch)

Full Article : LinuxTechi – https://www.linuxtechi.com/install-vmware-workstation-14-debian-9/ Hello Techies, VMware Workstation is one of the best Virtualization tool used at windows and Linux desktop level. Recently VMware has released its latest version of Workstation 14 Pro for x86_64 systems. With this release it includes the support of latest Linux and Windows … Read more

How to Switch to Xorg from Wayland in Ubuntu 17.10 [Quick Tip]

Full Article : It’s FOSS – https://itsfoss.com/switch-xorg-wayland/ Brief: This quick tutorial shows you how to go back to Xorg from Wayland in Ubuntu 17.10 and vice versa. One of the main new features in Ubuntu 17.10 is the addition of Wayland as the default display server. As more and more … Read more

How to Install Software from Source Code… and Remove it Afterwards

Full Article : It’s FOSS – https://itsfoss.com/install-software-from-source-code/ Brief: This detailed guide explains how to install a program from source code in Linux and how to remove the software installed from the source code. One of the greatest strength of your Linux distribution is its package manager and the associated software repository. … Read more

How to Install Multiple Linux Distributions on One USB

Full Article : It’s FOSS – https://itsfoss.com/multiple-linux-one-usb/ Brief: This tutorial shows you how to install multiple Linux distributions on one USB. This way, you can enjoy more than one live Linux distros on a single USB key. I enjoy trying out different Linux distributions via live USB. It gives me … Read more