Create ASCII text banners in terminals using FIGlet and TOIlet

FIGlet is a small command line tool. You can use it to generate ASCII text banners and large text from terminal text. TOIlet is also a command line tool that you can use to generate large colorful letters from your terminal text. This article describes how to install and use FIGlet and TOIlet on Ubuntu…. read more »

HTTPie Command Line HTTP Client – ​​Install HTTPie on Ubuntu

HTTPie is the latest free open source command line HTTP client for Linux, MacOS, and Windows. You can use this tool to test and debug APIs, HTTP servers, and web services. Comes with JSON, HTTPS, proxy, and authentication support. Other important features include syntax highlighting, persistent sessions, and support for extensions. You can also upload… read more »

Find the IP address of your domain in the terminal

On Linux systems, you can find the IP address of your domain in a terminal application without using a third-party web service. You can also check multiple domains at once. This article describes how to use a terminal application to get the IP address of a domain on the command line. I’m using Ubuntu to… read more »

Hyper Beautiful and Extensible Terminal – Install Hyper on Ubuntu

Hyper is a free, open source, simple and beautiful terminal application for Linux, MacOS, and Windows. It is based on Html, Css, TypeScript (Electron) and is released under the MIT license. Comes with plugin support to extend functionality. Other features include emoji support and theme support. It also comes with a WebGL Renderer, which you… read more »

How to list all users and human users in Ubuntu terminal

You do not have to use a GUI application to see all the users on your system. You can do this using the command line application in your terminal. You can use the following command to list all system-generated, human-created, or regular Linux users. There are many options. Try all the commands in the terminal… read more »

How to save terminal command line output to a file

Normally, when you run a command in the terminal, the command output is printed directly to the terminal and displayed. You can also run it in a bash-based terminal if you want to save the output to an external text file. Example: Ubuntu. Redirect the output and save it to a text file. Useful for… read more »

Check total directory size from Ubuntu command line

On Ubuntu, you can easily view the total size of a directory or folder from the command line tools in the terminal. And the good thing is that you don’t need a special GUI app for this. This can be displayed with the du command. du is a short form of disk usage. This article… read more »