Tag: XFCE

Lenovo G50 & CentOS 7.2 MATE – Fairly solid

  You asked, I deliver. So. Let’s have another CentOS 7 review, in case you felt I have not given this operating system enough attention in the last few months. The thing is, I am enjoying my CentOS experiments very much. Especially since they were not …

Terminix: Promising New Tiling Terminal Emulator For GNOME 3

Terminix features: layout terminals in any fashion by splitting them horizontally or vertically terminals can be re-arranged using drag and drop both within and between windows; terminals can be detached into a new window via drag and drop; input can be synchronized between terminals so commands …

MX-15 review – Highway to rad

Updated: February 29, 2016 My experience with sidux slash Mepis slash AntiX has been one of the more interesting road trips in the history of Linux. As they say in Latin, per contumelia ad laudem. At first, my honest opinion was ridiculed, but then people figured …

Migrating from Kali Linux 2 to Kali Linux 2016.1

The first edition of Kali Linux Rolling, Kali 2016.1, was released more than a week ago. It marks the end of Kali Linux 2 and the beginning of a new release regime. It’s still based on Debian Testing, so existing users don’t have to do anything …

Kali Linux 2.0 Released

Kali Linux has announced the release of version 2.0. Kali Linux is a Debian based Linux distribution which is focused on penetration testing and is often preferred by network security specialists and hackers. It comes with over 600 penetration-testing programs installed by default. Earlier, Kali Linux …

Install Vivacious Colors Icon Theme on Ubuntu 15.10

Install Vivacious Colors Icon Theme on Ubuntu 15.10, Ubuntu 15.04, Ubuntu 14.04 and Ubuntu 14.10. Vivacious Colors is a Vivid and Modern GTK icon theme. Featuring an completely NEW set of application icons(Re-designed by RAVEfinity based on Plasma-Next, Flattr and Emerald.). And amazing folders and indicators. …

Review Of Linux Lite 2.6

IntroductionIt has been a long time since I last reviewed Linux Lite, January 2013 to be exact. (read it here). The version at the time was 1.0.4. This review is for version 2.6. I thought version 1.0.4 was very good at the time so version 2.6 …

7 Non-Ubuntu Linux Distributions For Beginners

What are the best Linux distributions for beginners? I have been asked this question a number of times by It’s FOSS readers. I often answer to this question with Ubuntu, Linux Mint, elementary OS or other less known Linux distributions based on Ubuntu. The discussion often …

Best Linux Distributions Based On Fedora

We have talked a lot about Ubuntu based distributions in the past. Today, we shall see the best Fedora derivatives. While Ubuntu has inspired a lot of Linux distributions, there are plenty of Fedora remixes too, if not as many as Ubuntu has. Since Fedora is …

Ubuntu 15.10 MATE – The wolf that cried sheep

Updated: November 28, 2015 Or befriended a sheep in the best of Balkan fashion, and they got married and lived happily ever after. Or something. But it is high noon, to spare more time and scrutiny to the MATE edition of the Werewolf breed. Maybe it …