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

GNU Aspell – A Free, Open Source And Independent Spell Checker

Full Article : OSTechNix – Today, we are going to talk about GNU Aspell, a free, open source and independent spell checker. You can use it either as a library or an independent spell … 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

Pinfo – A CLI Program To Read Info And Man Pages In Color

Full Article : OSTechNix – Man pages, abbreviation for manual pages, needs no introduction. Man pages are the form of software documentation that is available in almost all Unix-like operating systems by default. Using … Read more

How To Find The Installed Proprietary Packages In Arch Linux

Full Article : OSTechNix – Are you an avid free software supporter and currently using any Arch based distribution? I’ve got a small tip for you! Now, you can easily find the installed proprietary … 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

So-notify – A Stack Overflow Question Notifier

Full Article : OSTechNix – Stack Overflow needs no introduction. It is one of the largest Q&A portal site for Programmers to learn, search and post questions and get answers from millions of users … 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

How To Fix “pacman: error while loading shared libraries” Error In Arch Linux

Full Article : OSTechNix – For the past few days, I have been extensively testing PIP and Pipenv tools in my Arch Linux system. While testing these tools, I had to reinstall and downgrade … 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

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

How To Install Fish, The Friendly Interactive Shell, In Linux

Full Article : OSTechNix – Fish, acronym of friendly interactive shell, is a well equipped, smart and user-friendly shell for Unix-like systems. Fish comes with many significant features, such as autosuggestions, syntax highlighting, searchable … 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

Inboxer – An Unofficial Google Inbox Desktop Client

Full Article : OSTechNix – There is no doubt that Gmail is most popular and most-widely used free Email service provided by Google. The users can access Gmail on the web and through mobile … Read more

Coinmon – Check Cryptocurrency Prices From Commandline

Full Article : OSTechNix – A while ago, we published a guide about Cli-Fyi – a potentially useful command line query tool. Using Cli-Fyi, we can easily find out the latest price of a cryptocurrency … Read more