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Mar
17th

Manjaro LXQt 16.03 – Video Overview and Screenshot tours

Author: Larry Hill | Files under syndicated

Manjaro LXQt 16.03 has been released and announced by the developers of the Manjaro community. this release shipped with the latest build of the next-generation LXQt desktop environment (LXQt 0.10) and powered by the long-term supported Linux kernel 4.4.x. Manjaro LXQt 16.03 uses the same build of the Manjaro Linux which is already in use in the Manjaro Linux Cinnamon 16.02 and the Manjaro Linux Deepin 16.03.

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Mar
16th

How to check Debian/Ubuntu Linux package version using apt-get/aptitude command

Author: Vivek Gite | Files under syndicated

I am a new Debian / Ubuntu Linux sysadmin. I would like to find out what version I would install if I ran the apt-get command. How do I find out which versions of a package can I install using apt-cache/apt-get command? How do you check package version…


Mar
7th

Meet Linux Lite 2.8 – Video Overview and Screenshot Tours

Author: Larry Hill | Files under syndicated

Linux Lite 2.8 is the latest release of Linux Lite. This release based on Ubuntu 14.04.3 LTS featuring Xfce 4.10 as main desktop environment. Powered by Linux kernel 3.19, which has been reinforced with support for the latest hardware components, Linux Lite 2.8 ships with support for the Btrfs file system. It also features support for H.265 encoded videos, which has been implemented in the VLC Media Player software, the xbacklight utility for adjusting the brightness.

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Mar
7th

Meet Zorin OS 11 – Video Overview and Screenshot tours

Author: Larry Hill | Files under syndicated

Zorin OS 11 a linux distribution based on Ubuntu 15.10 Wily Werewolf has been released and announced by Zorin OS Development Team, It now available to download and install on your computer. This release featuring the zorin desktop environment that integrated with Zorin menu and Zorin Look Changer for ultimate ease of use.

Zorin OS 11 is powered by Linux Kerenl 4.2, include Zorin Web Browser Manager tool for easy installation of different web browsers, Contacts manager utility, a Clocks app for setting alarms or using stopwatch and timer, and a beautiful new video player app. In addition, Wine .1.6 and PlayOnLinux 1.4.2 installed by default for anyone want to install Window Game and Applications in Zorin OS.

Zorin OS 11 – Video Overview and Screenshot tours


Mar
4th

5 Lightweight Linux For Old Computers

Author: Mohd Sohail | Files under syndicated

Do you have old computer? Have you kept your old computer somewhere in a rack? So this is the time to take it out and start using it. In this article I will walk you through the list of 5 Lightweight Linux distributions that you can install a…


Mar
3rd

How To Optimize Ubuntu for Speed

Author: CTSDownloads | Files under syndicated

The release of Ubuntu 16.04 LTS is right around the corner and lots of users will be reloading their systems to take advantage of all the new features and updated software. Also, many other distributions are based on Ubuntu’s LTS versions, so all of you Linux Mint, elementary OS, Linux Lite and Zorin users can look forward to new versions coming along in the coming months, all based on Ubuntu 16.04. This means that lots of folks are going to be reloading their machines to get a nice clean install, so I’m going to present to you some tips and tricks that will make your system faster and more flexible. I’ve installed hundreds of Ubuntu systems over the last few years on all kinds of hardware and I have come up with a combination of tweaks that really make a huge difference in performance. You can mix and match to suit your own system but they really make the most difference when you start from scratch and put them all together at the time of installation. (Read the rest)


Feb
18th

A Look at Linux Lite

Author: CTSDownloads | Files under syndicated

A YouTuber I have followed for years just posted a series of videos about the new monster Linux computer he just built. This thing has an eight-core processor. Each core is multi-threaded, so his System Monitor reports 16 cores, mind you. It has 32 GB’s of memory, a video card with two cooling fans and four GBs of dedicated video memory… What a beast! Just like some who loves overpowered sports cars, there are those in the Linux world who get a charge out of having way more computing power than they’d ever really need. It’s cool with me ’cause it takes all kinds to make a Linux ecosystem. Me? I get more of a kick out of taking some old heap that most folks would send off to the recycling center without a second thought and putting it back in service. Linux offers you the ability to do just that and I have been able to build a small network of computers cobbled together from spare parts and cast-offs from client’s machines I’ve repaired or upgraded. (Read the rest)


Feb
17th

How to run a command or script after running apt-get command on a Debian or Ubuntu Linux

Author: Vivek Gite | Files under syndicated

How do I run custom command after ‘apt-get upgrade’ or ‘apt-get dist-upgrade’ on a Debian or Ubuntu Linux based system? How do I hook a script to apt-get command on my Ubuntu Linux server?
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Feb
16th

Emmabuntüs 8 Debian Based Beta Released

Author: Mohd Sohail | Files under syndicated

emmabuntus linuxEmmabuntüs is a desktop GNU/Linux distribution based on Xubuntu 12.04 and 14.04 LTS (Long Term Support) made specifically for refurbished computers destined for humanitarian organisationsand to promote the discovery of GNU/Linux by beginners, as well as to extend the lifespan of hardware and to reduce over consumption & waste in electronics. Emmabuntus 8 Beta is the first distro based on Debian in the memory of Ian Murdock, the founder of the Debian Project. Read More


Feb
14th

Four Linux Distributions For Chromebook Lovers

Author: Abhishek Prakash | Files under syndicated

Chromebooks have been generated quite some buzz in the last couple of years. The main advantage for Chromebooks is that these are inexpensive laptops with modest hardware and are good looking as well.
Chromebooks are based on Google’s web-oriented Chr…