Category: Ubuntu

Secure-Delete

From ubuntugeek.com The Secure-Delete tools are a particularly useful set of programs that use advanced techniques to permanently delete files. To install the Secure-Delete tools in Ubuntu, run the following command sudo aptitude install secure-delete The Secure-Delete package comes with the following commands srm(Secure remove) – used for deleting files or directories currently on your…


Ubuntu 11.10 add applets to top panel

Just a quick note; I upgraded to ubunutu 11.10 and really missed my applet links in the top panel (yup, using Gnome classic) I could not find out how to add them back in. After a little tinkering, I found the using “ALT + Right Click” on the top panel will open the old ‘add…


Ksplice

Ksplice Uptrack™ Ksplice Uptrack is a new service that lets you effortlessly keep your Linux systems up to date and secure, without rebooting. Once you’ve completed the easy installation process, your system will be set up to receive rebootless updates instead of traditional, disruptive updates. Free for Ububtu 9.04 & 9.10 Installation instructions Once you…