Monthly Archive: December 2015

Dec 26 2015

OS X users, here’s a QuickLook plugin to display the dimensions and size of an image in the title bar instead of the filename

There are many sites that list useful QuickLook plugins for OS X users but many of them have missed this one. Now, when you’re in Finder, a simple tap of the spacebar can show you the dimensions of an image and its file size in the title bar: But wait, there’s more! This plugin can …

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Dec 21 2015

Secure Shell Access (SSH) – Linux Command Line | Code Snipcademy

Secure Shell Access (SSH) – Learn about Secure Shell Access (SSH), private and public keys, SCP, and all other topics related to the ssh command in our beginner’s tutorial. Introduction – Introduction to SSH, how it’s better than telnet and basic ssh commands. SSH Keys: RSA and DSA – Learn about SSH public and private …

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Dec 19 2015

What’s the Best File System for my Linux Install?

In this article we go over the popular choices for file systems on Linux and the benefits. We explain what each file system is for and who should use it. Source: What’s the Best File System for my Linux Install? (Make Tech Easier)

Dec 17 2015

GalliumOS: The Linux Distro For Chromebook

The Google Chromebook is no stranger to modifications. Despite the fact that it’s a fairly locked platform, there are many projects dedicated to replacing the operating system that it ships with. All these projects are great, but they all have one thing in common – placing in a Linux distribution not designed from the ground …

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Dec 16 2015

Protecting Apache Server From Denial-of-Service (Dos) Attack | Unixmen

Denial-of-Service (DoS) attack is an attempt to make a machine or network resource unavailable to its intended users, such as to temporarily or indefinitely interrupt or suspend services of a host connected to the Internet. A distributed denial-of-service (DDoS) is where the attack source is more than one–and often thousands of-unique IP addresses. What is …

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Dec 13 2015

How to block network traffic by country on Linux – Xmodulo

Source: How to block network traffic by country on Linux – Xmodulo

Dec 12 2015

Contribute Anonymously To Git Repositories Over Tor With Gitnonymous Project

With gitnonymous project, now you can obfuscate your true identity when making Git commits and pushing to public repositories.  Source: Contribute Anonymously To Git Repositories Over Tor With Gitnonymous Project (fossBytes)

Dec 10 2015

How to Install Ubuntu Linux on Raspberry Pi 2

At the request of many of our readers, we’ve decided to write the following tutorial to teach them how to install the Ubuntu Linux operating system on the Raspberry Pi 2 single-board computer (SBC). Source: How to Install Ubuntu Linux on Raspberry Pi 2 (SOFTPEDIA®)

Dec 05 2015

How to disable Ipv6 on Ubuntu, Linux Mint, Debian

So if ipv6 is not supported on your network infrastructure, it might be useful to disable it all together. Why ? It can cause issues like delayed domain lookups, un-necessary attempts to connect to ipv6 addresses causing delay in network connection etc. Source: How to disable Ipv6 on Ubuntu, Linux Mint, Debian (BinaryTides) (This is …

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Dec 03 2015

Access Blocked Websites With These 4 Methods

Is your favorite website blocked at work or a public location? If so, here are 4 of the easiest methods to access blocked websites. Source: Access Blocked Websites With These 4 Methods (Make Tech Easier)

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