25 Reasons to use Linux

Reasons to use Linux

Reasons to use Linux | Why choose Linux? | Windows vs Linux? MacOS vs Linux? You can find a ton of articles about reasons to use Linux. Now let us list a ton of those reasons, they are not in any kind of order. 1. Load of different distributions to choose from There is no other OS that has so many distributions like Linux. You can find hundreds of Linux distributions from Distrowatch.com Top ten distributions in the last twelve months, at the time writing this post: Linux Mint Debian…

Customize your GNOME 3 desktop looks

customize your gnome 3 desktop

Customize your GNOME 3 desktop to look fabulous Hello everybody! In this article, I am going to show to many ways ways to customize your GNOME 3 desktop. You are able to modify any Linux operating system desktop looks with Gnome 3 desktop environment. How ever in this tutorial I will be using Debian 9 Strecth. This doesn’t mean that you have to be using the exact same distribution, but some modifications in commands may have to be made for our customizations to work, or certain files may be in…

Remove all games from GNOME 3, Debian GNU/Linux

remove all games from gnome 3

Remove all games from GNOME 3 Hello everyone, just installed Debian Strecth with GNOME 3 and noticed that I could not find anything (for Debian) Gnome 3 game removal. So what I did, I manually removed them with their package names. Just run these two commands as root and you get rid of them. (I’m just using sudo, if you don’t have sudo, just type su on terminal) sudo apt-get purge gnome-2048 aisleriot atomix gnome-chess five-or-more hitori iagno gnome-klotski lightsoff gnome-mahjongg gnome-mines gnome-nibbles quadrapassel four-in-a-row gnome-robots gnome-sudoku swell-foop tali gnome-taquin…

Scan open ports with Nmap and install latest version of Nmap

scan open ports with nmap

Install latest version of Nmap and scan for open ports with Nmap Hello guys, in this tutorial I will explain how to install latest version of Nmap and scan open ports with nmap of a remote server or computer. Requirements – Linux – A Remote server or machine for scanning, I will be using Nmaps test server scanme.nmap.org Let’s do it. Installing latest Nmap version Head to Nmap download page and download the latest stable tarball. While writing this, the version is 7.60. Remember to change the version to command…

Linux commands that every Linux user should know

linux commands

Here are the Linux commands that everyone who uses Linux, should know, and if not should learn them. I will not explain everything they can do, just the most relevant things very briefly. Please let me know if I should add anything! 🙂 Commands apt-get Debian based distributions package manager to install softwares or update the system from repository. cat Read or modify text files. cd Change the current directory. For example cd ~/Downloads takes you to downloads directory. chmod Change the file access permissions chown Change the ownership of…

Useful Linux apps for everyday use – For desktop use

remove all games from gnome 3

Looking for Linux apps for everyday use? Well here is some of them, linux apps for everyday use! Browsers Opera Free and very fast browser with built-in AdBlock and VPN, I’m personally using Opera and in my opinion, it is the best in stability and design. Download Opera and install it by opening terminal and running the commands cd ~/Downloads sudo dpkg -i opera.deb (Switch the opera.deb to your downloaded file name) Google Chrome Fast and flawless browsing, eating your ram. Most people use Chrome and are very happy with…