Tag: Ubuntu

How to Install LAMP on Ubuntu 16.04

    LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, PHP) is a combination of open source software, typically installed on a server used for hosting dynamic websites and web applications. It includes the Linux operating system, the Apache web server, MySQL for data storage and management and PHP for …

Learn About Ubuntu Desktop Sharing

Share your Linux Ubuntu Desktop using Desktop Sharing app. Ubuntu Desktop sharing enables remote access to a desktop. You can let other people view and control your desktop from another computer with a desktop viewing application. Configure Desktop Sharing to allow others to access your desktop …

How to Install and Configure the ELK Stack on Ubuntu 16.04

  ELK stands for Elasticsearch, Logstash and Kibana and is a robust open source solution for searching, analyzing and visualizing data. Elasticsearch is a distributed, RESTful search and analytics engine based on Lucene, Logstash is a data processing pipeline for managing events and logs and Kibana …

‘Komorebi’ Display Clock & Animations on Ubuntu Desktop

Komorebi is a Linux wallpaper manager that provides fully customizable backgrounds, e,g., show date and time on desktop. Wallpapers included by default range from animated ones, still, and gradients! See screenshots below. A settings dialog is available to launch by right-clicking on desktop and choose what …

Install GNU Cash Accounting Software On Linux Ubuntu

Install GNU Cash financial-accounting software for Linux Ubuntu. GNU Cash is designed to be easy to use, yet powerful and flexible, GnuCash allows you to track bank accounts, stocks, income and expenses. As quick and intuitive to use as a checkbook register, it is based on …

How to Set Up a TeamSpeak Server on Ubuntu 16.04

  TeamSpeak is a free and very popular voice communications application for real-time voice chat over the internet. TeamSpeak uses a very low amount of bandwidth and it is mostly used by gamers that are chatting with each other while playing a game, to avoid latency …

How to Install The Latest GnuCash 2.6.16 in Ubuntu 16.04, 17.04

While Ubuntu repositories only provide old versions of GnuCash, here’s how to install the latest version of the financial-accounting software, GnuCash 2.6.16, Ubuntu 16.04, Linux Mint 18, and Ubuntu 17.04. GnuCash is free small-business financial-accounting software designed to be easy to use, yet powerful and flexible. …

Install G’MIC 2.0 Plugin For GIMP in Ubuntu Linux via PPA

Install G’MIC plugin for GIMP image editor in Ubuntu Linux. G’MIC is a full featured GIMP Plugin for image processing. The latest release, G’MIC 2.0 comes with a new versatile interface, based on Qt. It also brings smart coloring, an original automatic line-art coloring filter. G’MIC …

How to Install FreeType 2.8 in Ubuntu 16.04, 17.04

FreeType, a freely available software library to render fonts, has reached the 2.8 release. Here’s how to install it via PPA in Ubuntu. FreeType 2.8 features complete support for CFF2 and OpenType Variation Fonts, a new function `FT_Face_Properties’, 25 more scripts added to the auto-hinter, and …