LXLE Review: A Hassle-free Linux for Older Hardware

Full Article : It’s FOSS – https://itsfoss.com/lxle-linux-review/ Brief: LXLE is a lightweight Linux distribution mainly focused on older systems. John takes it for a test drive and shares his experience in this LXLE review. If you visit It’s FOSS often, you’ll know that I’m a big fan of Arch-based distros. … Read more

Camicri Cube – Installing Packages On Offline Ubuntu Systems

Full Article : OSTechNix – https://www.ostechnix.com/camicri-cube-installing-packages-offline-ubuntu-systems/ We already have given a workaround to Install Softwares offline in Ubuntu. As far as I tested, it was one of the easiest way for installing packages on offline Ubuntu systems. However, there is a… The post Camicri Cube – Installing Packages On Offline … Read more

You can win cool prizes just for trying System76’s Ubuntu-based ‘Pop!_OS’ Linux distro!

Full Article : BetaNews – https://betanews.com/2017/12/04/win-prize-ubuntu-pop_os-linux/ There is this stereotype that Linux is not conducive to creativity, and I want you to know it is totally false. True, some photographers, videographers, and other types of artists may opt for a Mac or Windows machine, but they can be just as … Read more

Linux Mint 18.3 ‘Sylvia’ KDE and Xfce betas available for download, but don’t bother

Full Article : BetaNews – https://betanews.com/2017/12/02/linux-mint-sylvia-kde-xfce-beta/ Linux Mint is a great operating system that I recommend highly. It is based on the rock-solid Ubuntu 16.04, meaning it is stable and compatible with many packages. For Windows converts in particular, Linux Mint with the Cinnamon desktop environment can be a very … Read more

How to Get Vanilla GNOME Shell in Ubuntu

Full Article : Make Tech Easier – http://feeds.maketecheasier.com/~r/MakeTechEasier/~3/zw7pfQw0AGQ/ The release of Ubuntu 17.10 Artful Aardvark brought with it some serious changes. Ubuntu switched from the traditional X server over to Wayland, and more noticeably, dropped the Unity desktop in favor of GNOME. To ease the transition, Ubuntu comes with GNOME … Read more

Easily Upgrade Ubuntu to a Newer Version with This Single Command

Full Article : It’s FOSS – https://itsfoss.com/zzupdate-upgrade-ubuntu/ zzupdate is an open source command line utility that makes the task of upgrading Ubuntu Desktop and Server to newer versions a tad bit easier by combining several update commands into one single command. Upgrading an Ubuntu system to a newer release is not a … Read more

Ubuntu 17.10 Review: A Step In The Right Direction

Full Article : FOSS Post – https://fosspost.org/reviews/distributions/ubuntu-17-10-review-step-in-right-direction Around two weeks ago Ubuntu 17.10 was released, finally allowing users to put their hands on the most modern and most changed Ubuntu release ever. Unlike many other Ubuntu releases, the Artful Aardvark was one of the most controversial works Canonical has created … 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 List All Installed Packages In Linux

Full Article : 2daygeek – https://www.2daygeek.com/list-installed-packages-in-rhel-centos-fedora-debian-ubuntu-opensuse-arch-linux/ As we know Package Managers are one of the top most contributor in Linux system. Most of us prefer command line interface for package management such as YUM, DNF, APT, PACMAN, and ZYPPER based…

Ubuntu’s Parent Company Canonical is Heading for an IPO

Full Article : It’s FOSS – https://itsfoss.com/canonical-ipo/ Earlier this year in April, Canonical, the creators of Ubuntu, announced that they would be making some major changes. One of the biggest changes was the end of development for the Unity desktop and Canonical’s mobile efforts. There were also a large number … Read more

Things To Do After Installing Ubuntu

Full Article : FOSS Post – https://fosspost.org/tutorials/things-to-do-after-installing-ubuntu Note: This article is an Evergreen article by FOSS Post. You can safely save it to your bookmarks as it will always be updated from time to time according to any new release/information about it. This article was updated for Ubuntu 17.10. Ubuntu … Read more

Ubuntu 17.10 Released: Most Exciting Ubuntu In Years

Full Article : FOSS Post – https://fosspost.org/news/ubuntu-17-10-released-exciting-ubuntu-years Canonical finally announced the release of Ubuntu 17.10, the latest and most modern Ubuntu release so far. However, unlike many other releases, the Artful Aardvark can fairly be considered to be one of the most exciting Ubuntu releases ever. Following Canonical’s announcement few … Read more

Pay Attention! Ubuntu is Officially Dropping 32-bit Desktop Images

Full Article : It’s FOSS – https://itsfoss.com/ubuntu-drops-32-bit-desktop/ Brief: Ubuntu is dropping 32-bit desktop images from the upcoming Ubuntu 17.10 release. This paves the road for killing 32-bit support entirely from future Ubuntu releases.  Remember I told you about Ubuntu considering to drop 32-bit support in March this year? It seems the … Read more