How To Improve Application Startup Time In Linux

Full Article : OSTechNix – https://www.ostechnix.com/how-to-improve-application-startup-time-in-linux/ Most Linux distributions are fast enough by default. However, we can still make them a little bit faster using some additional applications and methods. One such application we are … Read more

The Numfmt Command Tutorial With Examples For Beginners

Full Article : OSTechNix – https://www.ostechnix.com/the-numfmt-command-tutorial-with-examples-for-beginners/ Today, I cam across an interesting and rather unknown command named “Numfmt” that converts the numbers to/from human readable format. It reads the numbers in various representations and reformats … Read more

A Beginners Guide To Cron Jobs

Full Article : OSTechNix – https://www.ostechnix.com/a-beginners-guide-to-cron-jobs/ Cron is one of the most useful utility that you can find in any Unix-like operating system. It is used to schedule commands at a specific time. These scheduled … 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

Backup And Restore Application Settings On Newly Installed Linux System

Full Article : OSTechNix – https://www.ostechnix.com/backup-and-restore-application-settings-on-newly-installed-linux-system/ A while ago, we have published a guide that described how to migrate system settings and data from an old system to newly installed Ubuntu system using Aptik. Today, … Read more

How To Upgrade To Ubuntu 18.04 LTS [Desktop And Server]

Full Article : OSTechNix – https://www.ostechnix.com/how-to-upgrade-to-ubuntu-18-04-lts-desktop-and-server/ In about a week, Ubuntu 18.04 LTS final edition will be out!. The second beta is already released and many Ubuntu users are testing this latest beta edition. If … Read more

Ndm – A Desktop GUI Application For NPM

Full Article : OSTechNix – https://www.ostechnix.com/ndm-a-desktop-gui-application-for-npm/ NPM, short for Node Package Manager, is a command line package manager for installing NodeJS packages, or modules. We already have have published a guide that described how to … Read more

How To Setup Static File Server Instantly

Full Article : OSTechNix – https://www.ostechnix.com/how-to-setup-static-file-server-instantly/ Ever wanted to share your files or project over network, but don’t know how to do? No worries! Here is a simple utility named “serve” to share your files … Read more

Kgotobed – A Kernel Module That Forcibly Shutdown Your System

Full Article : OSTechNix – https://www.ostechnix.com/kgotobed-a-kernel-module-that-forcibly-shutdown-your-system/ I know that staying up late is bad for the health. But, who cares? I have been a night owl for years. I usually go to bed after 12 … Read more

Gotop – Yet Another TUI Graphical Activity Monitor, Written In Go

Full Article : OSTechNix – https://www.ostechnix.com/gotop-yet-another-tui-graphical-activity-monitor-written-in-go/ You already know about “top” command, don’t you? Yes, It provides dynamic real-time information about running processes in any Unix-like operating systems. A few developers have built graphical front-ends … Read more

The fc Command Tutorial With Examples For Beginners

Full Article : OSTechNix – https://www.ostechnix.com/the-fc-command-tutorial-with-examples-for-beginners/ The fc command, short for fix commands, is a shell built-in command used to list, edit and re-execute the most recently entered commands in to an interactive shell. You … Read more

UKTools – Upgrade Latest Linux Kernel In Ubuntu And Derivatives

Full Article : OSTechNix – https://www.ostechnix.com/uktools-upgrade-latest-linux-kernel-in-ubuntu-and-derivatives/ In the past, we have written about a few applications, such as Linux Kernel Utilities, UKUU, Ubunsys, which can be used to upgrade Kernel to most recent stable version … 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

How To Compress And Decompress Files In Linux

Full Article : OSTechNix – https://www.ostechnix.com/how-to-compress-and-decompress-files-in-linux/ Compressing is quite useful when backing up important files and also sending large files over Internet. Please note that compressing an already compressed file adds extra overhead, hence you … Read more

How To Find If A CPU Supports Virtualization Technology (VT)

Full Article : OSTechNix – https://www.ostechnix.com/how-to-find-if-a-cpu-supports-virtualization-technology-vt/ We already knew how to check if your Linux OS is 32 bit or 64 bit and how to find if your Linux system is physical or virtual machine. … Read more

Simple SH – A BASH Script To Install Essential Applications In Ubuntu

Full Article : OSTechNix – https://www.ostechnix.com/simple-sh-a-bash-script-to-install-essential-applications-in-ubuntu/ Today, we are going to discuss about Simple SH, a simple BASH script to install essential applications in Ubuntu and its variants like Linux Mint. Using Simple SH, anyone … Read more

How To Edit Multiple Files Using Vim Editor

Full Article : OSTechNix – https://www.ostechnix.com/how-to-edit-multiple-files-using-vim-editor/ Sometimes, you will find yourself in a situation where you want to make changes in multiple files or you might want to copy the contents of one file to … Read more

The Grep Command Tutorial With Examples For Beginners

Full Article : OSTechNix – https://www.ostechnix.com/the-grep-command-tutorial-with-examples-for-beginners/ In this tutorial, we are going to learn about “grep” command. Grep stands for Global regular expression print. As the name implies, Grep is used to search text files … Read more

How To Quickly Monitor Multiple Hosts In Linux

Full Article : OSTechNix – https://www.ostechnix.com/how-to-quickly-monitor-multiple-hosts-in-linux/ There are plenty of monitoring tools out there to monitor local and remote Linux systems. One fine example is Cockpit. Those tools, however, are either bit complicated to install … Read more

Restic – A Fast, Secure And Efficient Backup Application

Full Article : OSTechNix – https://www.ostechnix.com/restic-fast-secure-efficient-backup-application/ Restic is a free, fast, open source, secure and cross-platform backup program, written using Go programming language. Restic encrypts the data with AES-256 in counter mode and authenticate it … Read more

Some Random One-liner Linux Commands [Part 3]

Full Article : OSTechNix – https://www.ostechnix.com/random-one-liner-linux-commands-part-3/ This is the third part of “some random one-liner Linux commands” article series. As you might already noticed, we collect all commands that we share daily via image templates … Read more

How To Create A Script Of A Linux Command

Full Article : OSTechNix – https://www.ostechnix.com/create-script-linux-command/ How do you create a script of a Linux command? So, you can simply run the script to get the output of a lengthy and complex command’s output easily. … Read more

How To Run A Command For A Specific Time In Linux

Full Article : OSTechNix – https://www.ostechnix.com/run-command-specific-time-linux/ The other day I was transferring a large file using rsync to another system on my local area network. Since it is very big file, It took around 20 … Read more

10 Steps to Improve Your Identity Management System

Full Article : OSTechNix – https://www.ostechnix.com/10-steps-improve-identity-management-system/ The identity management system is a central part of any IT department. As long as it is working, few people will take notice of its existence and consequently, it … Read more