Transfer Files From Computer To Mobile Devices By Scanning QR Codes

Full Article : OSTechNix – https://www.ostechnix.com/transfer-files-from-computer-to-mobile-devices-by-scanning-qr-codes/ Transferring files from a Computer to a smartphone is not a big deal. You can do this by mounting the mobile phone on your system using an USB cable, … 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

Yoda – The Command line Personal Assistant For Your Linux System

Full Article : OSTechNix – https://www.ostechnix.com/yoda-the-command-line-personal-assistant-for-your-linux-system/ A while ago, we wrote about a command line virtual assistant named “Betty”. Today, I stumbled upon a similar utility called “Yoda”. Yoda is a command line personal assistant … 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

Moro – A Command Line Productivity Tool For Tracking Work Hours

Full Article : OSTechNix – https://www.ostechnix.com/moro-a-command-line-productivity-tool-for-tracking-work-hours/ Keeping track of your work hours will give you an insight about the amount of work you get done in a specific time frame. There are plenty of GUI-based … Read more

Terminus – A Web Technology Based Modern Terminal

Full Article : OSTechNix – https://www.ostechnix.com/terminus-a-web-technology-based-modern-terminal/ Terminus is a cross-platform, open source, web technology based Terminal for modern age. It is heavily inspired from Hyper, a beautiful terminal built on web technologies. Unlike the traditional … 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

How To Resume Partially Downloaded File Using Wget

Full Article : OSTechNix – https://www.ostechnix.com/how-to-resume-partially-downloaded-file-using-wget/ Today, I was testing FreeTube, an open source YouTube Desktop player in my Arch Linux Linux desktop. I was using “wget” to download the latest version of FreeTube from … Read more

Test Your BASH Skills By Playing Command Line Games

Full Article : OSTechNix – https://www.ostechnix.com/test-your-bash-skills-by-playing-command-line-games/ We tend to learn and remember Linux commands more effectively if we use them regularly in a live scenario. You may forget the Linux commands over a period of … Read more

FreeTube – An Open Source Desktop YouTube Player For Privacy-minded People

Full Article : OSTechNix – https://www.ostechnix.com/freetube-an-open-source-desktop-youtube-player-for-privacy-minded-people/ You already know that we need Google account to subscribe channels and download videos from YouTube. If you don’t want Google track what you’re doing on YouTube, well, there … 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

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

Pyenv – Python Version Management Made Easier

Full Article : OSTechNix – https://www.ostechnix.com/pyenv-python-version-management-made-easier/ You’re a programmer who wants to test your python code on multiple different Python environments. What would you do? Install a specific python version and test your code and … Read more

Trizen – A Lightweight AUR Package Manager For Arch-Based Systems

Full Article : OSTechNix – https://www.ostechnix.com/trizen-lightweight-aur-package-manager-arch-based-systems/ Pacaur is unmaintained and the developer stepped back for unknown reason. Pacaur still works, however the Arch developers are suggesting to use another AUR package helper programs. I have … Read more

How To Use ArchLinux’s Pacman Package Manager In Other Unix-like OSs

Full Article : OSTechNix – https://www.ostechnix.com/use-archlinuxs-pacman-package-manager-unix-like-oss/ There are two reasons I use Arch Linux as my primary OS; Pacman and Arch User Repository (shortly AUR). These two reasons holds me to stick with Arch Linux … Read more

Inspect and manage processes with ps

Full Article : Fedora Magazine – https://fedoramagazine.org/inspect-manage-processes-ps/ Understanding Linux process management can be useful for both developers and system administrators. The ps command is an excellent way to get information about processes running on the … Read more

How To Find If A Package Is Installed Or Not In Linux And Unix

Full Article : OSTechNix – https://www.ostechnix.com/how-to-find-if-a-package-is-installed-or-not-in-linux-and-unix/ A while ago, we learned how to find a package version in Linux. Today, we will see how to find if a package is installed or not in Unix-like … Read more

Zsync – A File Transfer Utility To Download Only The New Parts Of A File

Full Article : OSTechNix – https://www.ostechnix.com/zsync-file-transfer-utility-download-new-parts-file/ Just because Internet plans are getting cheaper every day, you shouldn’t waste your data by repeatedly downloading the same stuff over and over. The one fine example is downloading … Read more

Installing Skype On Linux Is Much Easier Now!

Full Article : OSTechNix – https://www.ostechnix.com/installing-skype-linux-much-easier-now/ Skype requires no introduction! It is one of the popular telecommunication application for making voice and video calls, sending text messages, sharing your screen, photos, videos, documents, and files … Read more

How To Search The Web From Terminal

Full Article : OSTechNix – https://www.ostechnix.com/search-web-terminal/ A while ago, we wrote about Surfraw, a commandline interface to popular search engines and 100+ websites. Surfraw helps you to search for anything from Internet from Terminal. Today, … Read more

How To Resume Partially Transferred Files Over SSH Using Rsync

Full Article : OSTechNix – https://www.ostechnix.com/how-to-resume-partially-downloaded-or-transferred-files-using-rsync/ There are chances that the large files which are being copied over SSH using SCP command might be interrupted or cancelled or broken due to various reasons such as … Read more

CloudFlair – Find Origin Servers Of Websites Protected By CloudFlare

Full Article : OSTechNix – https://www.ostechnix.com/cloudflair-find-origin-servers-websites-protected-cloudflare/ Cloudflare is one of the popular web performance and security company that offers CDN, DNS, DDoS protection and security for millions of websites. It acts as a middle man … Read more