Tag: HTTPS

deepin 15.4 Released, With Download Link & Mirrors

deepin 15.4 GNU/Linux operating system has been released at April 19th 2017. I list here one official download link and two faster mirrors from Sourceforge. I listed here the Mega and Google mirrors as well but remember they don’t provide direct download. The 15.4 provided only …

How to Migrate Your WordPress Site to HTTPS

There are numerous tutorials out there showing you how to migrate, but I’ve made this as it’s become a lot easier. Install SSL Certificate There are many alternatives here. This will depending entirely on your hosting setup. I use Media Temple VPS for all my sites, …

Install United GNOME Theme On Ubuntu

Install United GNOME Theme. United GNOME Theme is based on a Ubuntu 18.04 design concept Flat-Plat as a base. Made on and for GNOME 3.24 (Ubuntu), tested and works fine on 3.22 (Fedora). Most likely will work with 3.20 and up. Wallpaper is included. Extensions Dash …

How To Install WordPress.com Desktop Client on Ubuntu

If you are a WordPress.com blogger, and using Ubuntu, Automattic made the desktop client for GNU/Linux for you. If this sounds new for you, this so-called desktop client is similar with Thunderbird for email or Firefox for web. You can write posts without using your web …

A Short KDE Plasma 5.9 Review in February 2017

KDE Plasma 5.9 desktop environment has been released at 31 January 2017. This short review brings you short introductions about the new features in this release. The most interesting highlights are global menu, super+number task switching, and new look at Network Manager settings. This 5.9 release …

List of PPA Repositories for Ubuntu 16.04 Xenial Xerus

This article is for 16.04, if you are looking for 16.10, it’s here. This article provides a list of many popular applications PPAs for Ubuntu 16.04 LTS Xenial Xerus. It provides PPA addresses for LibreOffice, GIMP, Inkscape, Scribus, SimpleScreenRecorder, OpenJDK, even GNU Ring, and some more …

List of PPA Repositories for Ubuntu 16.10 Yakkety Yak

This article provides a list of many popular applications PPAs for Ubuntu 16.10 Yakkety Yak. It provides PPA addresses for LibreOffice, GIMP, Inkscape, SimpleScreenRecorder, and some more applications (I listed only free software here, please tell me if I made any mistake). It’s not complete for …

5 basic cURL command examples

  cURL is very useful command line tool to transfer data from or to a server. cURL supports various protocols like FILE, HTTP, HTTPS, IMAP, IMAPS, LDAP, DICT, LDAPS, TELNET, FTP, FTPS, GOPHER, RTMP, RTSP, SCP, SFTP, POP3, POP3S, SMB, SMBS, SMTP, SMTPS, and TFTP. cURL …

Firefox 49: HTTP passwords on HTTPS sites

Mozilla plans to launch an update for the built-in password manager in Firefox that will make HTTP passwords work on HTTPS sites as well. If you use the built-in functionality to save passwords in Firefox currently, you may know that the manager distinguishes between HTTP and …

You better disable update checks in KeePass 2

A security vulnerability in the popular password manager KeePass 2 was disclosed recently affecting all versions of the password manager but only if automatic update checks are enabled. KeePass 2 ships with an option to check periodically for program updates. While update checks are performed if …