How To Record Terminal Sessions As SVG Animations In Linux

Full Article : OSTechNix – https://www.ostechnix.com/how-to-record-terminal-sessions-as-svg-animations-in-linux/ Recording Terminal sessions may help in several cases. You can use those recording sessions to document everything that you did in Terminal and save them for future reference. You … Read more

How To Quickly Serve Files And Folders Over HTTP In Linux

Full Article : OSTechNix – https://www.ostechnix.com/how-to-quickly-serve-files-and-folders-over-http-in-linux/ Today, I came across a whole bunch of methods to serve a single file or entire directory with other systems in your local area network via a web browser. … Read more

How To Switch Between Multiple PHP Versions In Ubuntu

Full Article : OSTechNix – https://www.ostechnix.com/how-to-switch-between-multiple-php-versions-in-ubuntu/ Sometimes, the most recent version of an installed package might not work as you expected. Your application may not compatible with the updated package and support only a specific … Read more

SDKMAN – A CLI Tool To Easily Manage Multiple Software Development Kits

Full Article : OSTechNix – https://www.ostechnix.com/sdkman-a-cli-tool-to-easily-manage-multiple-software-development-kits/ Are you a developer who often install and test applications on different SDKs? I’ve got a good news for you! Say hello to SDKMAN, a CLI tool that helps … Read more

How to Install Oracle Java 10 In Arch Linux

Full Article : OSTechNix – https://www.ostechnix.com/install-oracle-java-8-arch-linux/ This step by step, brief tutorial will teach you how to install Oracle Java 10 in Arch Linux and its derivatives such as Antergos and Manjaro Linux etc. We … Read more

How To Use Pbcopy And Pbpaste Commands On Linux

Full Article : OSTechNix – https://www.ostechnix.com/how-to-use-pbcopy-and-pbpaste-commands-on-linux/ Since Linux and Mac OS X are *Nix based systems, many commands would work on both platforms. However, some commands may not available in on both platforms, for example … Read more

How To Configure Apache Virtual Hosts In Ubuntu 18.04 LTS

Full Article : OSTechNix – https://www.ostechnix.com/configure-apache-virtual-hosts-ubuntu-part-1/ What is Apache Virtual Hosts? Virtual Host term refers to the method of running more than one website such as host1.domain.com, host2.domain.com, or www.domain1.com, www.domain2.com etc., on a single … Read more

How To Run Windows Applications And Games On Linux

Full Article : OSTechNix – https://www.ostechnix.com/run-windows-games-softwares-ubuntu-16-04/ In this tutorial, I will walk you through how to run Windows applications and games in Linux. As you probably know, Microsoft Windows uses DirectX to run games. So, … Read more

Yay – Yet Another Reliable AUR Helper Written In Go

Full Article : OSTechNix – https://www.ostechnix.com/yay-found-yet-another-reliable-aur-helper/ Howdy Arch Users! I’ve got a good news for you. Today, I stumbled upon yet another reliable AUR helper called “Yay”. Yep! the name of this AUR helper is … Read more

Install Microsoft Windows Fonts In Ubuntu 18.04 LTS

Full Article : OSTechNix – https://www.ostechnix.com/install-microsoft-windows-fonts-ubuntu-16-04/ Most of the educational institutions are still using Microsoft Fonts. I am not sure about other countries. But, in Tamilnadu (An Indian state), Times New Roman and Arial fonts … Read more

How To Configure SSH Key-based Authentication In Linux

Full Article : OSTechNix – https://www.ostechnix.com/configure-ssh-key-based-authentication-linux/ What is SSH Key-based authentication? As we all know, Secure Shell, shortly SSH, is the cryptographic network protocol that allows you to securely communicate/access a remote system over unsecured … Read more

Install Apache, MariaDB, PHP (LAMP stack) in Ubuntu 18.04 LTS Server

Full Article : OSTechNix – https://www.ostechnix.com/install-apache-mariadb-php-lamp-stack-ubuntu-16-04/ As you may know already, LAMP stack is a popular, open source web development platform that can be used to run and deploy dynamic websites and web-based applications. Typically, … Read more

Setup Headless Virtualization Server Using KVM In Ubuntu 18.04 LTS

Full Article : OSTechNix – https://www.ostechnix.com/setup-headless-virtualization-server-using-kvm-ubuntu/ We already have covered setting up Oracle VirtualBox on Ubuntu 18.04 headless server. In this tutorial, we will be discussing how to setup headless virtualization server using KVM and … Read more

How to Install Oracle VirtualBox On Ubuntu 18.04 LTS Headless Server

Full Article : OSTechNix – https://www.ostechnix.com/install-oracle-virtualbox-ubuntu-16-04-headless-server/ This step by step tutorial walk you through how to install Oracle VirtualBox on Ubuntu 18.04 LTS headless server. And, this guide also describes how to manage the VirtualBox … Read more

How To View The Contents Of An Archive Or Compressed File Without Extracting It

Full Article : OSTechNix – https://www.ostechnix.com/how-to-view-the-contents-of-an-archive-or-compressed-file-without-extracting-it/ In this tutorial, we are going to learn how to view the contents of an Archive and/or Compressed file without actually extracting it in Unix-like operating systems. Before going … Read more

Fix “dpkg: error: parsing file ‘/var/lib/dpkg/updates/0014′” Error In Ubuntu

Full Article : OSTechNix – https://www.ostechnix.com/fix-dpkg-error-parsing-file-var-lib-dpkg-updates-0014-error-in-ubuntu/ The other day I was testing a tool named OnionShare which is used to share files of any size securely and anonymously in Unix-like operating systems. While trying to … Read more

How To Write An ISO To The USB Drive Directly From The Internet

Full Article : OSTechNix – https://www.ostechnix.com/how-to-write-an-iso-to-the-usb-drive-directly-from-the-internet/ The title might be bit confusing. Let me clarify it. I want to create a bootable Ubuntu drive, but I don’t have the ISO image in my local drive. … Read more

How To Rename Multiple Files At Once In Linux

Full Article : OSTechNix – https://www.ostechnix.com/how-to-rename-multiple-files-at-once-in-linux/ As you may already know, we use mv command to rename or move files and directories in Unix-like operating systems. But, the mv command won’t support renaming multiple files … Read more

OnionShare – Share Files Of Any Size Securely And Anonymously

Full Article : OSTechNix – https://www.ostechnix.com/onionshare-share-files-of-any-size-securely-and-anonymously/ OnionShare is a free, open source file sharing application that can used to share files or folders of any size securely and anonymously over Internet. It works along with … Read more

Find If A Package Is Available For Your Linux Distribution

Full Article : OSTechNix – https://www.ostechnix.com/find-if-a-package-is-available-for-your-linux-distribution/ Some times, you might wonder how to find if a package is available for your Linux distribution. Or, you simply wanted to know what version of package is available … Read more

How To Test A Package Without Installing It In Linux

Full Article : OSTechNix – https://www.ostechnix.com/how-to-test-a-package-without-installing-it-in-linux/ For some reason, you might want to test a package before installing it in your Linux system. If so, you’re lucky! Today, I will show you how to do … Read more

Vim-plug : A Minimalist Vim Plugin Manager

Full Article : OSTechNix – https://www.ostechnix.com/vim-plug-a-minimalist-vim-plugin-manager/ When there were no plugin managers, the Vim users had to manually download the Plugins distributed as tarballs and extract them in a directory called ~/.vim. It was OK … Read more

How To Disable Built-in Webcam In Linux

Full Article : OSTechNix – https://www.ostechnix.com/how-to-disable-built-in-webcam-in-ubuntu/ Today, we’ll see how to disable built-in webcam or external webcam when it’s not used, and how to enable it back when it’s required in your Linux box. Disabling … Read more

Qikipedia – A Browser Extension To Display Wikipedia Summary

Full Article : OSTechNix – https://www.ostechnix.com/qikipedia-a-browser-extension-to-display-wikipedia-summary/ A while ago, we have written a guide that described how to display the summary of any Wikipedia article in Terminal using a command line utility named “Wikit”. Using … Read more