| by Scott Kilroy

Welcome to Linux Consultant

This site is a collection of tips, examples and small chunks of code I’ve used over the years as I’ve worked with Linux. Mostly the items found here are for my own use but I’ve made the site public in the chance that it will help other people. If you find something useful please let me know. Also if you think something I’ve mentioned could be done better I would welcome the feedback.

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Remove Unused Flatpak Runtimes from Linux

Keep your system clean and free up disk space.

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Star Labs Teases New Linux Laptop with 11th Gen Intel CPUs, 11 Hours Battery Life

The hardware vendor is working on a new model that’s bigger, more powerful, and more beautiful.

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NAME:WRECK ALERT: New DNS Vulnerabilities Have the Potential to Impact Millions of Devices

“Complete protection against NAME:WRECK requires patching devices running the vulnerable versions of the IP stacks,” says Forescout’s Daniel Dos Santos.

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Reco: Audio Recording App Designed for elementary OS

Reco is a free, open-source audio recording app designed for elementary OS.

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How to Install Laravel on Ubuntu 20.04

Laravel is an open-source PHP framework that can be used to develop web applications easier and faster through built-in features.

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Charles Games Sound Positive about Porting to Linux in Their Recap

Good news for Linux fans.

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Best Email Clients For Linux [2021]

Most of us access our emails from the web browser. While web browsers may be a common way of accessing emails but not quick and efficient. Email clients for Linux easily sync email accounts with the system and notify users of any new email. Email clients can add multiple email…

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UPDATE: New Important Kernel Update Released for RHEL 7 and CentOS Linux 7 Systems

Addresses three vulnerabilities affecting the Linux 3.10 kernel used in all supported Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7 and CentOS Linux 7 operating system series.

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Linux Capacity Planning: Part 2

In this post, we will do a deep dive in iostat utility present in the sysstats package.

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BSD Release: FreeBSD 13.0

The FreeBSD project has announced the availability of FreeBSD 13.0. After an extended development cycle, FreeBSD has arrived with a number of key improvements and features, in particular ARM64 is now a Tier 1 architecture, meaning it will receive addi…

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FFmpeg 4.4 Released with Hardware Accelerated AV1 Decoding, VDPAU Accelerated HEVC and VP9 Decoding

New FFmpeg release supports more than a dozen decoding and encoding schemes.

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Ulauncher Is a Gorgeous, Super-Fast Linux Application Launcher

Ulauncher consumes very few system resources and can run on almost every desktop environment.

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Can the Free Software Foundation Save itself?

The controversy surrounding Richard Stallman has raised questions about the Free Software Foundation’s relevance.

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Develop a Linux command-line Tool to Track and Plot Covid-19 Stats

by Nawaz Abbasi

It’s been over a year and we are still fighting with the pandemic at almost every aspect of our life. Thanks to technology, various tools and mechanisms to track Covid-…

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Exploring the New podman secret Command

Use the new podman secret command to secure sensitive data when working with containers.

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Floating Dock Is the Perfect Dock for the GNOME 40 Desktop

I have to admit that I miss having an always-on dock.

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How to Install PrestaShop with Apache and Let’s Encrypt SSL on CentOS 8

PrestaShop is an open-source shopping cart written in the PHP used to create and manage your online business. In this post, we will show you how to install PrestaShop with Apache and Let’s Encrypt SSL on CentOS 8.

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How to create Cloudwatch alarms for a DynamoDB Table on AWS

To monitor DynamoDB tables, metric data is sent to CloudWatch automatically. In this article, we will create an alarm for a DynamoDB table to monitor "ConsumedWriteCapacityUnits" and send a notification to the SNS topic.

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LFCA: Learn Basics of Network IP Addressing ? Part 9

 

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How to Mount an exFAT Drive on Ubuntu and Other Linux

Source: LinOxide

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