Open source SSH clients

The Secure Shell (SSH) protocol allows users to connect remotely to a machine using encrypted communications. It’s normal to use this protocol to work in a network environment. In Fedora, you can use the default client for SSH connections, OpenSSH…. Continue Reading →

Installing the MATE desktop

Before the purists raise their fists and light the flambeau, let’s look at some reasons to have a secondary desktop in your Fedora. Just for fun.  Because it’s nice to try new things. To have an alternative in case of failure.  If… Continue Reading →

Installing KDE Plasma 5

KDE Plasma 5 is one of the main desktop spins in Fedora. It’s under heavy development and a lot of things are changing. There are plenty of new features, bug fixing, and optimizing code. It’s an expansive desktop environment with… Continue Reading →

Contribute! Get your wallpaper into Fedora 24

The development of Fedora continues, nearly each 6 months a new release. With a new release of Fedora just on the horizon, it also means it’s time to start submitting and voting on new supplemental wallpapers for Fedora 24. What… Continue Reading →

Installing the Fedora Cinnamon Spin

I recently installed the Fedora Cinnamon Spin after using Manjaro for some months. I have used Fedora for many years, and Cinnamon is one of my favorite desktop environments. However, until Fedora 23, if I wanted to use Cinnamon in… Continue Reading →

Budgie Desktop Now Can Be Install On Ubuntu 14.04/14.10/Linux Mint 17

Budgie is default desktop environment of the Evolve OS Linux distribution, and it is Evolve OS project. Budgie desktop is designed for modern user, it focuses on minimal, elegance, and simple desktop. The main point of this Budgie desktop is that it’s not forked from any other project but rather one written from scratch with […]

How to install X2Goserver on Ubuntu 14.04 as an alternative for VNC

How to install X2Goserver on Ubuntu 14.04 as an alternative for VNC
This document describes how to use X2Goserver as an alternative of VNC. I will install and configure X2Goserver on Ubuntu 14.04. X2Go enables us to access a graphical desktop of a comp…

VNC-Server installation on CentOS 7

VNC-Server installation on CentOS 7.0
This guide explains how to configure VNC-server in CentOS 7.0 server. It is a very convinient way of administrating the CentOS 7.0 with the help of GUI(Graphics User Interface). The GUI can be access any where with…

Two factor authentication with Yubikey for harddisk encryption with LUKS

Two factor authentication with Yubikey for harddisk encryption with LUKS
The yubikey is a cool device that is around for a while and several of us know it and love it. It is a device that is recognizes as a USB HID device and can emit one time password…

How To Install And Use The Chrome Remote Desktop Sharing Feature In Ubuntu

Chrome Remote Desktop Sharing feature in Ubuntu
In this tutorial I will introduce you with the Chrome remote Desktop sharing feature. This is an alternate as similar to team-viewer type property for sharing the screen with remote clients. It seems to b…

Cinnamon Desktop Is Available For Ubuntu 14.04 Trusty/12.04 Precise (PPA)

Cinnamon is a GTK+-based desktop environment. It originally started as a fork of the GNOME Shell, which is a user interface and was initially developed by (and for) Linux Mint. Cinnamon provides many features, including: Desktop effects, including animations and transition effects; A movable panel equipped with a main menu, launchers, a window list and […]

Thunderbird Email Encryption with GnuPG2

Thunderbird Email Encryption with GnuPG2
This tutorial describes the configuration of Thunderbird and GnuPG2 to send and receive encrypted email.

How To Install VNC Server On Ubuntu 14.04

How To Install VNC Server On Ubuntu 14.04 
This guide explains the installation and configuration of a VNC server on Ubuntu 14.04 server. I use a server here to show you a ay to have a remote desktop on a root server in a datacenter. The same step…

The Perfect Desktop – Linux Mint 17 (Qiana)

The Perfect Desktop – Linux Mint 17 (Qiana)
This tutorial shows how you can set up a Linux Mint 17 (Qiana) desktop that is a full-fledged replacement for a Windows desktop, i.e.that has all the software that people need to do the things they do on thei…

The Perfect Desktop – Xubuntu 14.04 LTS (Trusty Tahr)

The Perfect Desktop – Xubuntu 14.04 LTS (Trusty Tahr)
This tutorial shows how you can set up a Xubuntu 14.04 desktop that is a full-fledged replacement for a Windows desktop, i.e.that has all the software that people need to do the things they do on th…

The Perfect Desktop – OpenSUSE 13.1 (GNOME)

The Perfect Desktop – OpenSUSE 13.1 (GNOME)
This tutorial shows how you can set up an OpenSUSE 13.1 desktop that is a full-fledged replacement for a Windows desktop, i.e.that has all the software that people need to do the things they do on their Wind…

Cinnamon desktop fixed all issues, Install in Ubuntu 13.10/13.04/12.10/12.04/other Ubuntu derivatives

Install latest Cinnamon in Ubuntu 13.10 Saucy/13.04 Raring/12.10 Quantal/12.04 Precise/Linux Mint 16/15/14/13 and Cinnamon 1.4 in Ubuntu 11.10 Oneiric/Linux Mint 12Cinnamon is a GTK+-based desktop environment. It originally started as a fork of the GNOME Shell, which is a user interface and was initially developed by (and for) Linux Mint. Cinnamon provides many features, including: […]

How To Upgrade From Fedora 18 To Fedora 19 With FedUp (Desktop & Server)

How To Upgrade From Fedora 18 To Fedora 19 With FedUp (Desktop & Server)

This article describes how you can upgrade your Fedora 18 system to
Fedora 19 with the help of the Fedora Updater (FedUp). The upgrade
procedure works for both desktop and…

Install XFCE 4.10 desktop in Ubuntu 13.04/12.10/12.04/Linux Mint/ and Ubuntu derivatives

Install XFCE 4.10 in Ubuntu 13.04 Raring/Ubuntu 12.10/12.04/Linux Mint 15/14/13/ and Ubuntu derivatives Xfce is a lightweight desktop environment for UNIX-like operating systems. It aims to be fast and low on system resources, while still being visually appealing and user friendly. Features: Xfce contains a number of core components for the minimum tasks you’d expect […]

The Perfect Desktop – Linux Mint 15 (Olivia)

The Perfect Desktop – Linux Mint 15 (Olivia)

This tutorial shows how you can set up a Linux Mint 15 (Olivia)
desktop that is a full-fledged replacement for a Windows desktop, i.e.
that has all the software that people need to do the things they do on