Month: March 2014

Nutty

Nutty is a browser tool in which you can share your local desktop terminal console with a remote user. It does not matter if you or the remote user is behind firewall. Installation (3 steps): Install Extension After installing the extension you will see  icon beside the address bar. Install tmux Ubuntu: sudo apt-get install tmux Fedora: sudo yum…


Linux Commands In Structured Order with Detailed Reference

From linoxide.com   Linux command shelf is a quick reference guide for all linux user who wish to learn linux commands. Commands are divided into 15 categories , which would be more easier to understand what commands to be used in specific requirement. The pdf format of linux command shelf is also available. You could…


forkstat

From smackerelofopinion.blogspot.de forkstat: a new tool to trace process activity One of my on-going projects is to try to reduce system activity where possible to try to shave off wasted power consumption.   One of the more interesting problems is when very short lived processes are spawned off and die and traditional tools such as ps and…


Important Google URL’s

Here are 10 important URLs compiled recently by Digital Inspiration that every single Google user should be aware of….


How to enable BoxTrapper

From crybit.com The ‘BoxTrapper’ functions as a email spam filter for email accounts (addresses) in cPanel. The ‘BoxTrapper’ works through “challenge-response” verification. When an email is sent to an account that has enabled BoxTrapper, BoxTrapper automatically sends a verification email in response. This verification email requires the original sender to send a reply or click…


Mastering Vim in Vim

From nerds.weddingpartyapp.com Mastering Vim in Vim Vim has a deserved reputation for being difficult to learn. The included vimtutor program will teach you the absolute basics, enough to allow you to edit a file, but what if you want to achieve the extreme proficiency you’ve heard vim users are capable of?…


35 Best Places to Learn How to Code Quickly

I usually don’t add a lot of references to coding info beyond bash hacks but I felt this would be a good resources to save for future reference… enjoy! From designzum.com 1) MIT Open Courses Ware MIT course ware have a number of courses related engineering and computer science. It provides all the free resources…


Stop and Disable Unwanted Services

Lets check to see what services are running on the system using the following commands. [user@server]# ps ax Sample Output  …


Common Linux Log Files

    If you spend lot of time in Linux, it is essential that you know where the log files are located, and what is contained in each and every log file. /etc/rsyslog.conf controls what goes inside some of the log files. For example, following is the entry in rsyslog.conf for /var/log/messages. $ grep “/var/log/messages”…


Searching for commands Using apropos

You can use apropos command to displays a list of all topics in the built-in user manual that are related to the subject. The syntax is:   apropos query apropos query | less apropos keywords | grep ‘something’ In this example, we get the list of editing programs/commands that are available on a system:…