Category: Linux

How to Kill a process in Linux

kill is the command used to terminate the  process,the kill command can be internal as part of modern shell  or it will be located in /bin/kill The basic syntax to kill the process is the kill command followed by the PID 1.kill – TERM <PID> 2. …

Terminal Commands To Install Unofficial WhatsApp on Ubuntu

Install WhatsApp Client on Ubuntu 15.04, Ubuntu 14.04, Ubuntu 14.10 and Debain. Terminal commands to install Unofficial WhatsApp for Desktop on Ubuntu and Debian Systems. The Unofficial WhatsApp Client for Linux is a third party solution to use WhatsApp on Linux systems. The Unofficial WhatsApp for …

How to benchmark your GPU on Linux

  Linux is not famous for its gaming abilities and possibilities, and it is only natural that there aren’t many GPU benchmarking tools available with which users can test their graphics hardware. There are however some benchmarking suites that can help you determine the various aspects …

You can leave your Fedora on

I just realized there are no fun puns involving the word Fedora, and I had to think hard before I came up with a somewhat (un)witty title. But what I really wanted to do is, talk about the Linux distribution carrying this name, and how it …

​Peppermint: Desktop Linux for the cloud generation

If you don’t mind being joined to Google at the hip, there’s a great Linux-based cloud desktop operating system called Chrome OS. It’s on Chromebooks. If, however you want a Linux-based cloud desktop operating system where you can rely on non-Google cloud apps, you have another …

​Docker certification program eyes long-term partnerships

Docker has dominated the container business since it first exploded on the scene. Now, with its new certification program, Ecosystem Technology Partner (ETP), it’s trying to turn its current momentum into long-term partnerships. ETP status is being granted to companies that have worked with Docker to …

How to edit Movie Subtitles on the Linux Desktop

  Subtitles are the indispensable means, through which information can overcome encumbrances that derive from language differences and be shared worldwide no matter where it was originally created and published. Writing subtitles for your video, or editing/translating an existing subtitle certainly needs time and patience, but …

OSVR supports Android, Linux gaming at E3, and more

Razer’s OSVR supports Android devices The new release of Razer’s Hacker Development Kit version 1.2 supports Android and will open up “the future of this mind-altering world to multiple devices.” This latest update can be found on OSVR GitHub. By providing an open source virtual reality …

How to Install Collabtive 2.1 on an Ubuntu 14.04 VPS

In this tutorial, we will show how to install Collabtive on an Ubuntu 14.04 VPS with Apache, PHP and MySQL installed on it. Collabtive is an open source web-based project management software. The main features of Collabtive are: task lists, milestones, time tracking, messaging / instant …