How To Display Images In The Terminal

Full Article : OSTechNix – https://www.ostechnix.com/how-to-display-images-in-the-terminal/ There are plenty of GUI picture viewers available for Linux. But I haven’t heard or used any applications which displays pictures in the Terminal itself. Luckily, I have just … Read more

Orbital Apps – A New Generation Of Linux applications

Full Article : OSTechNix – https://www.ostechnix.com/orbitalapps-new-generation-ubuntu-linux-applications/ Today, we are going to learn about Orbital Apps or ORB (Open Runnable Bundle) apps, a collection of free, cross-platform, open source applications. All ORB apps are portable. You can … Read more

How To Use Vim Editor To Input Text Anywhere

Full Article : OSTechNix – https://www.ostechnix.com/how-to-use-vim-editor-to-input-text-anywhere/ Howdy Vim users! Today, I have come up with a good news to all of you. Say hello to Vim-anywhere, a simple script that allows you to use the … Read more

Font Finder – Easily Search And Install Google Web Fonts In Linux

Full Article : OSTechNix – https://www.ostechnix.com/font-finder-easily-search-and-install-google-web-fonts-in-linux/ Font Finder is the Rust implementation of good old Typecatcher, which is used to easily search and install Google web fonts from Google’s font archive. It helps you to … 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

How To Remove Password From A PDF File in Linux

Full Article : OSTechNix – https://www.ostechnix.com/how-to-remove-password-from-a-pdf-file-in-linux/ Today I happen to share a password protected PDF file to one of my friend. I knew the password of that PDF file, but I didn’t want to disclose … 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 Browse Stack Overflow From Terminal

Full Article : OSTechNix – https://www.ostechnix.com/how-to-browse-stack-overflow-from-terminal/ A while ago, we have written about SoCLI, a python script to search and browse Stack Overflow website from command line. Today, we will discuss about a similar tool … Read more

The Vrms Program Helps You To Find Non-free Software In Debian

Full Article : OSTechNix – https://www.ostechnix.com/the-vrms-program-helps-you-to-find-non-free-software-in-debian/ The other day I was reading an interesting guide that explained the difference between free and open source software on Digital ocean. Until then, I thought both are more … 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

Bootiso Lets You Safely Create Bootable USB Drive

Full Article : OSTechNix – https://www.ostechnix.com/bootiso-lets-you-safely-create-bootable-usb-drive/ Howdy newbies! Some of you may often use dd command to do various things, like creating a USB drive or cloning disk partitions. Please be mindful that dd command … 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

This Script Helps You To Pass US Citizenship Test

Full Article : OSTechNix – https://www.ostechnix.com/this-script-helps-you-to-pass-us-citizenship-test/ Howdy non-Americans! Are you planning to apply for U.S Citizenship? Great! You may already aware that there are certain procedures to become an U.S citizen. One of them is … Read more

Timekpr – Control The Computer Usage Of User Accounts

Full Article : OSTechNix – https://www.ostechnix.com/timekpr-control-the-computer-usage-of-user-accounts/ Nowadays, the kids are spending more time using Computers than the text books. So, ultimately, as parent and a teacher, you must keep an eye on them how much … 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

Zeal – An Offline Documentation Browser For Developers

Full Article : OSTechNix – https://www.ostechnix.com/zeal-an-offline-documentation-browser-for-developers/ The other day I was searching for Vim editor cheatsheets on the web. A quick google search brought me so many links to download the cheatsheets. While going through … Read more

How To Archive Files And Directories In Linux – Part 2

Full Article : OSTechNix – https://www.ostechnix.com/how-to-archive-files-and-directories-in-linux-part-2/ In the previous guide, we learned how to archive files and directories using tar command in Linux. Today, we are going to do the same, but using Zip an … Read more

How To Use Instagram In Terminal

Full Article : OSTechNix – https://www.ostechnix.com/how-to-use-instagram-in-terminal/ Instagram doesn’t need introduction. It is one of a popular social network platform, like Facebook and Twitter, to share photos and videos either publicly or privately to pre-approved followers. … 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 Archive Files And Directories In Linux – Part 1

Full Article : OSTechNix – https://www.ostechnix.com/how-to-archive-files-and-directories-in-linux-part-1/ In our previous tutorial, we discussed how to compress and decompress files using gzip and bzip2 programs. In this tutorial, we are going to learn how to archive files … 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