Indian state turns to Linux

The State of India which is called “Tamil Nadu” turned to Linux operating system, in the same time as Microsoft announced the end of life of Windows XP . The management of technology and information of the country proposed to make Linux as an alternative to Windows XP on all computers owned by it, One…

Windows XP look and Linux save the old PCs

The end of support for Windows XP is leading many to wonder what to do, and there are many people who would like to keep their computer and simply change the operating system. The advice in these case is often to install Linux , and to make the transition less traumatic than we think now.…

Intel Graphics Installer tool for Linux

It is rare to find Companies of hardware interested in Linux , well, at least not with Intel , which has recently launched what is known as Intel Graphics Installer, which is a graphical application that Intel itself develops to install the latest version of the Graphic card definition and to make easy to update.…

Linux commands – Ls command

List the files in the current directory. ls -alList all (-a) the files in the current directory in long (-l) format. ls *.pdfList files in the current directory that end with .pdf. The * is a wild-card character that represents any number of characters. The ? is a wild-card character that represents a single character.…

Linux : Ip Commands

ifconfig : Display Current Config for all NIC’s. ifconfig eth0 : Display Current Config for eth0. ifconfig eth0 192.168.1.2 : Assign IP. ping -c 3 192.168.1.1 : Ping. ifconfig eth0:0 192.168.1.2 : Assign multiple IP’s. ifconfig eth0:1 192.168.1.3 : Assign second IP. ifconfig eth0 down : Disable network card. ifconfig eth0 up : Enable network…

Linux history

Linux history

All modern operating systems have their roots in 1969 when Dennis Ritchie and Ken Thompson developed the C language and the Unix operating system at AT&T Bell Labs. They shared their source code (yes, there was open source back in the Seventies) with the rest of the world, including the hippies in Berkeley California. By…