Beginners guide to the Linux operating system. Eight simple tutorials which cover the basics of LInux.

Firefox 78 released with “Reset to defaults” option

Mozilla Firefox 78 was released a few days ago and has several new features and improvements. Firefox 78 Added “Update Firefox” button to the uninstaller. about:support This page allows you to reset Firefox to its default state while saving important information such as bookmarks, passwords and cookies. Other changes in the release are: The Protection… read more »

How to Install GnuCash 4.0 in Ubuntu 20.04 / 18.04

Personal and small-business financial-accounting software GnuCash 4.0 was released a few days ago. Here’s how to install it in Ubuntu 18.04, Ubuntu 20.04. GnuCash 4.0 comes with updated dependency libraries, system requirements (Ubuntu 18.04, MacOS 10.13, Windows 8.1), code improvements, and many new features: command line interface for Windows. Two menu items are added to… read more »

How to install FileZilla client 3.48.1 via PPA on Ubuntu 20.04

For users who prefer to install the FileZilla ftp client via deb rather than using the flatpack package, there is an unofficial PPA that includes the latest FileZilla 3.48.1 for Ubuntu 20.04 and Linux Mint 20 .. The latest FileZilla client to date is v3.48.1, which contains bug fixes and minor changes. to see… read more »

How to Install Puddletag (Python3, Qt5 Port) in Ubuntu 20.04

Since Ubuntu 20.04 has dropped Qt4 and old Python2 libraries, Puddletag audio tag editor is no longer available to install. There are a few alternatives (e.g., easytag and kid3 tag editor) available in main Ubuntu repositories. If you persist in installing Puddletag in Ubuntu 20.04, the development of PyQt5 & Python 3 branch has started…. read more »

iRASPA Molecular Visualizer & editor – How to install iRASPA on Ubuntu

iRASPA is a free Molecular Visualizer & Editor for Linux, MacOS and Windows. The best and most convenient software for materials scientists. Released under the MIT license. Supports metals, metal oxides, ceramics, biomaterials, zeolites, clays, metal organic frameworks and more. Includes a CoRE Metal-Organic Frameworks database with over 8000 structures. With iRASPA, you can create… read more »

Examples of hard and soft installation in NFS

Using the NFS protocol, NFS clients can mount existing file systems on the NFS server, just like local file systems. NFS mount can be used as soft mount Or hard mount. These installation options define how the NFS client should handle NFS server crashes or failures. In this tutorial, we will see the difference between… read more »

DeaDBeeF Player 1.8.4 Released with Updated Soundtouch Plugin

The fourth bugfix release of Dead Beef Music Player 1.8 series was released a day ago and many fixes have been added. Deadbeef 1.8.4 release highlights: The Soundtouch plugin has been updated and is now included in the release Added% last_modified% title format keyword (Cristian Ciocaltea) Fixed converter stack overflow bug Fixed MP3 parser buffer… read more »

How to Install PSP Emulator PPSSPP 1.10 in Ubuntu 20.04

The new major PPSSPP 1.10 was released yesterday.Here’s how to install it in Ubuntu 20.04 and Ubuntu 18.04 via PPA. PPSSPP 1.10 is the tenth major release since v1.0. Release highlights include: Graphics and compatibility fixes Screen inset (notch) support on Android Analog stick support for menu navigation Support more languages ​​in in-game dialogs Simple… read more »

How to Install Mixxx 2.2.4 in Ubuntu 20.04, 18.04

Mixxx, free DJ Mixing software, finally released new stable version 2.2.4, though the PPA package is being available for a few weeks. Mixxx 2.2.4 brings a number of bug-fixes and some controller mappings: Add controller mapping for Native Instruments Traktor Kontrol S2 MK3 Add controller mapping for Soundless joyMIDI Add controller mapping for Hercules DJControl… read more »

Audacity 2.4.2 released with updated wxWidgets library

Audacity Audio Editor 2.4.2 was released last night with an updated wxwidgets library and a number of bug fixes. Highlights of the Audacity 2.4.2 release: Upgrade to wxwidgets 3.1.3 Add the Reset Configuration menu option. Many bug fixes. How to install Audacity 2.4.2 on Ubuntu: The PPA package (v2.4.1) does not work perfectly on Ubuntu… read more »