Category: Ubuntu

Speed Up Downloading Of Packages In Ubuntu

How To Speed Up Downloading Of Packages In Ubuntu

We all know that we can install, update, upgrade and remove packages using apt or aptitude package managers in Debian-based systems such as Ubuntu, Linux Mint etc. These package managers pulls the packages along with...

Force Users To Use Strong Passwords In Debian, Ubuntu

How To Force Users To Use Strong Passwords In Debian, Ubuntu

A strong password must be comprised of at least 14 characters, including at least one special character, one numerical character, one uppercase and lower case letter. More importantly, passwords shouldn’t be easily predictable and shouldn’t...

Upgrade Linux Kernel

Ukuu – An Easy Way To Install And Upgrade Linux Kernel In Ubuntu-based Systems

Today, I have stumbled upon a simple, yet useful tool called “Ubuntu Kernel Upgrade Utility”, shortly Ukuu, that allows you to install and upgrade Linux kernel in Ubuntu-based systems. Ukuu is developed and maintained by...

find and remove unused packages in Linux

How To Find And Remove Unused Packages In Linux

Running out of low disk space? You may need to check for unused packages (orphaned packages) filled in your hard drive. Orphaned (unused) packages are nothing but the packages which will be installed as dependencies/libraries...