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How to Install FreeType 2.8 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, un…

This Linux Malware Targets Unsecure Raspberry Pi Devices

Brief: Some Raspberry Pi devices are susceptible to a malware that enslaves the devices to mine cryptocurrency. If you are running a Raspberry Pi device with the default login credential, you are at risk. A Linux malware, Linux.MulDrop.14, that infects Raspberry Pi devices has been detected.

Wine 2.10 Released with Initial Android graphics driver

The Wine development release 2.10 was announced a day ago. With the initial Android graphics driver, running Windows applications on Android is finally getting closer with Wine. Wine 2.10 release highlights: Initial version of the Android graphics driver. Dictionary support in WebServices. A number of Direct2D

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-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 un 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 un…

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,