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Terminal Commands To Check CPU Information On Linux

Terminal commands to check cpu information on Linux. Commands to get cpu information such as check cpu usage, command processor info, check cpu cores and memory info on Linux Ubuntu System. lscpu lscpu command displays information about the CPU architecture. lscpu gathers CPU architecture information from …

Install Qmmp Winamp-Like Music Player On Ubuntu

Qmmp Music Player is a Winamp Music Player for Linux Ubuntu. Qmmp 1.1.9 Music Player comes with an improved WASAPI support and fixed cursors support in the skinned user interface. Qmmp is a popular multimedia player similar to Winamp music player. Qmmp supports various multimedia file …

How To Adjust Screen Brightness In Linux Ubuntu

How to adjust screen brightness in Linux Ubuntu Systems. Install Brightness Controller Utility and easily control brightness of Linux Ubuntu screen. Brightness Controller allows you to control Brightness of your Primary and Secondary Display in Linux. It is a software based dimmer. It allows you to …

How To Check Internet Speed In Ubuntu Using Command-Line

How to check Internet speed in Ubuntu using speedtest-cli. The speedtest-cli on Ubuntu is a method to check Internet speed in Ubuntu using comamnd line. The speedtest-cli is a command line interface for testing Internet bandwidth using speedtest.net Speedtest-cli is a script written in the Python …

How to Install SquirrelMail on CentOS 7

  Squirrelmail is one of the most popular Web-based email clients written in PHP. It has built-in pure PHP support for IMAP and SMTP, and it is designed to render all pages in pure HTML 4.0 with no JavaScript required, for maximum compatibility across browsers. Its …

Winamp Like ‘Qmmp’ Music Player 1.1.9 Released

Qmmp, Qt-based multimedia player, has reached the 1.1.9 (and 0.10.9) release with some performance improvements and bug fixes. Qmmp 1.1.9 and 0.10.9 are different version series with same changes. Qmmp 0.10.x is released for Qt4, and Qmmp 1.1.x is for Qt5. Changes in Qmmp 1.1.9 and …

Darktable 2.2.5 Adds New Cameras Support [How to Install]

The Darktable photography workflow application reached the 2.2.5 release a few days ago with some new features, new cameras support, and various bug fixes. According to the release note, Darktable 2.2.5 added base support for following devices: Canon EOS 77D Canon EOS 9000D Nikon D500 (14bit-uncompressed, …

HPLIP 3.17.6 Released with Ubuntu 17.04, New Printers Support

HPLIP, Hewlett-Packard’s Linux imaging and printing software, has reached the 3.17.6 release with lots of new printers support, and Ubuntu 17.04, Debian 8.8 support. HPLIP 3.17.6 is the second release in 2017, it adds following new printer support: HP LaserJet Enterprise M607n, M607dn, M608n, M608dn, M608x, …

Enable ‘Shell theme’ in Gnome Tweak Tool in Ubuntu

This quick tutorial is going to show Gnome Desktop beginners how to enable the ‘Shell theme’ drop-down box in the Gnome Tweak Tool. A Gnome Shell theme changes shell buttons, colors, panels, etc. The setting is disabled by default in Gnome Tweak Tool, and you’ll see …

Install Deluge BitTorrent Client 1.3.15 On Ubuntu 17.04

Deluge BitTorrent client 1.3.15 released. Install Deluge BitTorrent client on Ubuntu 17.04 and other Ubuntu Derivatives. Deluge 1.3.15 is a bug fix release that resolves a few issues introduced in 1.3.14 along with other minor fixes. Deluge is a fully-featured cross-platform BitTorrent client. Deluge contains the …

KDE Plasma Is Adding Google Drive Integration

Google Integration in Online Accounts Anyone missing Google Drive integration with KDE Plasma can stop — it’s here! Detailed in a blog post this week, the KDE Google Drive integration is super similar to that of GNOME Online Accounts, which we’ve written about before. Users are …

Okular - An eye for an eye

Documents, documents, documents. Didn’t Steve Ballmer shout that at some expo some time ago? No? Never mind. Let’s talk about Okular instead, then. This is a document viewer for Linux and THE document viewer available in the KDE/Plasma desktop environment. It’s been around for a long …

Xubuntu 17.04 Zesty Zorro - Vigorous

  I'm listening to Brahms and writing this review. A good start. Indeed, this distro testing season has had a very reasonable and promising beginning. Firstly, Ubuntu 17.04 behaved very nicely, redeeming itself somewhat and infusing hope into a bleak, Dystopian landscape of open-source code. Then, …

Install VLC 2.2.5 Media Player On Ubuntu 17.04

VLC media player 2.2.5 released. Here’s how to install VLC 2.2.5 in Ubuntu 17.04, Ubuntu 16.04, Ubuntu 15.04, Ubuntu 14.04 and other Ubuntu Systems. VLC media player 2.2.5 brings security hardening for DLL hijacking environments. Decoder: * Fix mp3 playback quality regression in libmad * Fix …