Category: Unix/Linux Beginners

alternatives to man pages

Good Alternatives To Man Pages Every Linux User Needs To Know

A man page, acronym of manual page, is a software documentation found in all Unix-like operating systems. Some man pages are short; some are comprehensive. A man page is divided into several parts, organized  with...

Adjust Monitor Brightness in Linux

How To Adjust Monitor Brightness From Command Line In Linux

This brief tutorial explains how can we adjust monitor brightness from command line in Unix-like operating systems. Adjusting screen brightness in GUI mode is easy. We already have reviewed a Brightness Controller GUI app which...

Force APT Package Manager To Use IPv4

How To Force APT Package Manager To Use IPv4 In Ubuntu 16.04

APT, short or Advanced Package Tool, is the default package manager for Debian-based systems. Using APT, we can install, update, upgrade and remove applications from the system. Lately, I have been facing a strange error. ...

Apt-clone - Backup Installed Packages

Backup Installed Packages And Restore Them On Freshly Installed Ubuntu System

Installing the same set of packages on multiple Ubuntu systems is time consuming and boring task. You don’t want to spend your time to install the same packages over and over on multiple systems. When...

Autotrash - A CLI Tool To Automatically Purge Old Trashed Files

Autotrash – A CLI Tool To Automatically Purge Old Trashed Files

Autotrash is a command line utility to automatically purge old trashed files. It will purge files that have been in the trash for more then a given number of days. You don’t need to empty...