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Configure Collectd as a Central Monitoring Server for Clients

Wed, 02/23/2022 - 21:00

This tutorial shows you how to configure the networking plugin for Collectd daemon as a central monitoring server for clients. Learn more here.

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How to Create GUI Dialog Boxes in Bash Scripts with Whiptail in Linux

Wed, 02/23/2022 - 20:00

This guide explains what Whiptail is, how to install Whiptail in Linux, and how to create GUI dialog boxes in Bash Scripts using Whiptail. Learn more here.

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KDE vs GNOME: What’s the Ultimate Linux Desktop Choice?

Wed, 02/23/2022 - 19:00

KDE vs GNOME: which is the best Linux desktop? Here’s a comparison of two of the most popular desktop environments on various crucial factors.

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How to Configure sudo in Linux: 7 Useful Steps

Wed, 02/23/2022 - 18:00

Sudo is the default utility on Unix-Linux systems. Learn how to configure sudo in Linux with seven useful steps here.

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Open Source Alternatives to Atlassian Jira Service Management

Wed, 02/23/2022 - 17:00

Atlassian Jira Service Management offers a flexible IT service management (ITSM) solution. What are the best free and open source alternatives to Atlassian Jira Service Management?

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The Best Linux Distros for Old Laptops

Wed, 02/23/2022 - 16:00

If you have an old laptop lying around, don’t throw it away just yet; it can be revitalized and put to good use. Here are a few lightweight Linux distros for old laptops that can bring your device back to life.

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How to Install and Configure Fail2ban on AlmaLinux 8

Wed, 02/23/2022 - 15:00

Fail2ban is a free and open-source intrusion prevention system written in Python. It protects your system against brute-force attacks. In this tutorial, learn how to install and configure Fail2Ban on AlmaLinux 8.

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How to Upgrade Fedora 35 to Fedora 36 with GNOME 42

Wed, 02/23/2022 - 12:30

The tutorial below will teach you how to successfully upgrade Fedora 35 to the newly released Fedora 36 Pre-Release Development branch that features the incoming GNOME 42 and Linux Kernel 5.17.

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How To Deploy Kubernetes Cluster On AWS With Amazon EKS

Wed, 02/23/2022 - 12:00

This article explains how to deploy a Kubernetes Cluster on AWS with Amazon EKS and how to install and configure AWS CLI and Kubectl to interact with the EKS cluster from commandline in Linux.

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How to Install Budgie Desktop Environment on AlmaLinux 8

Wed, 02/23/2022 - 11:30

In the following tutorial, you will learn how to install Budgie Desktop Environment on AlmaLinux 8 Workstation.

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lfs: List the Linux File System in a Convenient Way

Wed, 02/23/2022 - 11:00

lfs is a small tool similar to the df command for producing a list of file systems on Linux in a clear and beautiful tabular form.

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How to Manage Terraform State in an AWS S3 Bucket

Wed, 02/23/2022 - 10:30

In this article, we will learn about a Terraform state is and how to manage it on an S3 Bucket.  We will also see what “lock” is in Terraform and how to implement it. To implement this, we need to create an S3 Bucket and a DynamoDB Table on AWS.

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How to Install/Upgrade MariaDB 10.8 on Ubuntu 20.04 LTS

Wed, 02/23/2022 - 10:00

In the following tutorial, you will learn how to install or upgrade MariaDB 10.8 on Ubuntu 20.04 LTS.

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RationalPlan 5.8 Improves Working With Tasks Within Board Lists

Wed, 02/23/2022 - 09:30

RationalPlan 5.8 comes with several improvements when managing tasks using the task lists view: task tiles can be moved from one list to another using mouse drag actions, task drag tracker and drop position hint are more visible and users have a context menu for quick actions. This version also comes with a pulsing hint mini-guide to help users navigate the main views of the application.

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10 Useful Tools to Create Bootable USB from an ISO Image

Wed, 02/23/2022 - 09:00

CD and DVD writers are a thing of the past. You are not likely to find them in modern-day laptops. If your goal is to create a bootable medium, then creating a bootable USB drive from an ISO file remains your best option.

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Can I use NVIDIA GeForce Experience Software on Ubuntu?

Wed, 02/23/2022 - 08:30
One of the world’s leading graphics manufacturers is Nvidia. It puts at our disposal a good number of hardware products to meet the needs of most users around the world. But not only do we have to thank its physical components, but at the software level we also have good solutions. But it is also true that the Linux community is gradually growing in terms of running games on PC. Little by little technology and with the help of various specialized tools, compatibility with most titles is reaching open-source systems. So are we getting closer with those optimized for Nvidia?

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You Should Never Run This Command on Linux

Wed, 02/23/2022 - 08:00

sudo rm -rf /: the command you should never run on Linux. A beginner’s guide to the harmful command often used by trolls.

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How to Install FASTPANEL on Ubuntu

Tue, 02/22/2022 - 23:00

FASTPANEL is a web-hosting control panel. It provides web-based intuitive, point-and-click interfaces for common tasks such as transferring files, installing applications, updating PHP versions, and creating email accounts. Learn how to install FASTPANEL on Ubuntu here.

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How to Mount a Remote Linux Filesystem Using SSHFS

Tue, 02/22/2022 - 21:00

SSHFS is a filesystem client used to mount and interact with files and directories on a remote server. Learn how to mount a remote Linux filesystem using SSHFS here.

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11 Best Free and Open Source Personal Finance Software

Tue, 02/22/2022 - 20:00

Financial management and planning can be simpler with the right software. Learn about the best free and open source personal finance software here.

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