| 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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How to Install and Use Flatpak on Linux

In Linux, there are many avenues for installing a software package. You can use the package managers such as APT for Debian-based distributions and YUM for RHEL-based distributions. If the packages are not available
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Multimedia-Oriented AV Linux Distro Rebased on MX Linux, Adds New and Updated Audio Tools

AV Linux MX Edition is here about six months after the last update to the project with many new and updated tools for audio production and musicians.

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How to monitor network activity on a Linux system

There are many reasons why you may want to monitor the network activity on your Linux system.

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LibreOffice 7.1 Office Suite Enters Beta, Promises a Plethora of Improvements

After about six months of development, the upcoming LibreOffice 7.1 office suite is now ready for public beta testing.

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Valve funds open source developer to work on Zink, the OpenGL on Vulkan driver

OpenGL implementation on top of Vulkan with ‘Zink’ will continue.

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Add, Delete And Grant Sudo Privileges To Users In CentOS

A “sudo” user can run an administrative task or command which a normal user…
The post Add, Delete And Grant Sudo Privileges To Users In CentOS appeared first on OSTechNix.

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

ElkArte is a free and open-source forum software based on Simple Machine Forum. In this tutorial, we will show you howto install ElkArte with Let’s Encrypt SSL on CentOS 8.

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Top Tips to Protect Your Linux System

Linux-based operating systems have a reputation for their high-security level. That’s one of the reasons why the market share for Linux has been growing. The most commonly used operating systems such as Windows are often affected by targeted attacks in…

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How to Install and Use Thonny Python IDE on Linux

Thonny is an Integrated Development Environment (IDE) for Python beginners. It is created with Python and released under MIT License. It is cross-platform and can run in Linux, macOS, Windows. Related Article: 10 Best
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The Few, the Tired, the Open Source Coders

I should be working on Bootstrap!

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How to Setup Private Docker Registry in Kubernetes (k8s)

Learn how to setup private docker registry in Kubernetes cluster step by step.

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How to Monitor Apache Performance Using mod_status in Ubuntu

you can get a very detailed overview of your web server’s performance by enabling the mod_status module.

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Install the XFCE desktop on your Raspberry PI

In this article you’ll learn how to install the XFCE desktop on your Raspberry PI.

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Synchronize Files Between Multiple Systems With Syncthing In Linux

This guide explains what is Syncthing, how to install Syncthing on Linux, how to synchronize files between multiple Linux systems.

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5 Ways to Install IntelliJ IDEA on Ubuntu

The IntelliJ IDEA is an open-source IDE (Integrated Development Environment)  for developing Java applications. It is developed and maintained by Jetbrains, a company also popular for developing PyCharm IDE. It’s estimated that over 70% of Java develop…

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Installation of Sublime text editor on Ubuntu 20.04

Sublime Text is a well-known text editor used to write source code for web development. This tutorial will assist you in installing Sublime Text on an Ubuntu 20.04 machine.

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Sysmon – A Graphical System Activity Monitor for Linux

Sysmon is a Linux activity monitoring tool similar to Windows task manager, was written in Python and released under GPL-3.0 License. This is a Graphical visualization tool that visualizes the following data. By default
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How to Administrate CloudLinux OS from Command Line

2DayGeek: This quick article shows you how to administrate cloudLinux OS from command line.

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How to Install Cockpit Web Console on Debian 10

Learn how to install and use cockpit web console on Debian 10.

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Vulkan Ray Tracing becomes official with Vulkan 1.2.162

with Vulkan 1.2.162 the Ray Tracing extensions have become part of Vulkan bringing it from provisional status to official.

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