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Eternal Terminal

Eternal Terminal – A Remote Shell That Automatically Reconnects Without Interrupting The Session

Eternal Terminal (ET) is a remote shell that automatically reconnects without interrupting the session. Unlike the normal SSH session, ET session will survive even after the network outages or IP changes. Please note that ET...

Cylon - The Arch Linux Maintenance Program

Cylon – The Arch Linux Maintenance Program

Howdy Arch Linux users! I’ve got a good news for you. Meet Cylon, a maintenance program for Arch Linux and derivatives. It is a menu-driven Bash script which provides updates, maintenance, backups and system checks for...

List Installed Packages Sorted By Installation Date

How To List Installed Packages Sorted By Installation Date In Linux

This brief guide describes how to list installed packages sorted by installation date from command line in Unix-like operating systems. This can be helpful if you want to know what or how many packages you have installed...

Remove Installed Packages From A Specific Repository

How To Remove Installed Packages From A Specific Repository In CentOS, Fedora

This is the sequel of our previous article titled “how to install packages from a specific repository”. As the title implies, this guide describes how to remove installed packages from a specific repository from command...

Install Tilda - A GTK Based Drop Down Terminal

Tilda – A Highly Configurable GTK Based Drop Down Terminal For Unix-like Systems

Tilda is a free, open source, highly customizable and configurable GTK based drop down Terminal emulator for Unix-like operating systems. Unlike other traditional Terminals like gnome-terminal (Gnome), Konsole (KDE), MATE Terminal (MATE), xterm and many...

Install Packages From A Specific Repository In Linux

How To Install Packages From A Specific Repository In Linux

This brief tutorial explains how to install packages from a specific repository from command line in Unix-like operating systems. This can be useful when a certain package is not available from the official repositories or...

Linux Kernel Utilities - Scripts To Compile And Update Latest Linux Kernel For Debian And Derivatives

Linux Kernel Utilities – Scripts To Compile And Update Latest Linux Kernel For Debian And Derivatives

A while ago, we have published a guide about a tool UKUU that is used to install, and/or update latest Linux kernel in DEB-based systems, such as Ubuntu, Linux Mint. Today, we will see about...