Category: cool GNU Linux Apps

17.02.2017

Dylan Beattie 🇪🇺 ‏@dylanbeattie Feb 16 Learning to code is an essential skill in the modern world. Here’s a handy diagram showing you how to get started. that’s what i really liked about Adobe Flex Builder… it was based on […]

31.01.2017

Hardware Assembly: (i think 512MByte should be enough, 1GByte probably pretty good) Software Installation: including squid-proxy and web advertisement-filtering in the next part: OpenVPN 🙂 Thanks man! Amazing tutorials! by https://internetz.me Related Links: https://www.howtoforge.com/pfsense-squid-squidguard-traffic-shaping-tutorial http://www.shallalist.de/Downloads/shallalist.tar.gz

Re Install Grub2 Linux Boot Loader with KNOPPIX
21.12.2016

Manchmal wenn man eine Festplatte einfach von einem System (Laptop) in ein anderes System (Desktop/Workstation) plugged and played – läuft Linux meist reibungslos… aber Windows nicht, welches man evtl. für Spiele (was sonst) „braucht“ 😀 Also muss man Windows reinstallieren… […]

22.11.2016

http://tinycorelinux.net/6.x/ 15MBYTE ISO! 🙂 THIS IS AS TINY AS IT CAN GET! 😀 it is said to support more hardware than the latest version (7.x)…  

16.11.2016

http://mirror.switch.ch/ftp/mirror/zeroshell/ZeroShell-3.6.0.iso -> fire this up in a VirtualBox machine… using „Generic Linux“ settings. explanation later. as seen on: http://www.pcwelt.de/ratgeber/DSL-Optimierung_-_So_tunen_Sie_Ihr_Netzwerk-Multi-WAN_und_Co.-8913906.html Firewall Router Zeroshell is a Linux distribution for servers and embedded devices aimed at providing the main network services a LAN […]

07.10.2016

This thing does it all: http://milki.include-once.org/streamtuner2/ thank you http://Mario.include-once.org „Microsoft is the Empire. Apple is the Rebels. We are the Ewoks.“ # tested on cat /etc/debian_version 8.6 uname -a Linux debian 3.16.0-4-686-pae #1 SMP Debian 3.16.36-1+deb8u1 (2016-09-03) i686 GNU/Linux # […]

24.09.2016

YYEEEEEEAH! LOVELY! 🙂 you can download it here: http://iso.linuxquestions.org/knoppix/knoppix-7.6.0/ Installing Compiz 3D Desktop on Debian 6 „squeeze“ unfortunately it seems like there is no easy way getting it to work with newer versions of Debian… but if you wanna stick […]

16.09.2016

usually iphones/smartphones take pictures with 2-3-4-5MByte which can fill your harddisk/webserver pretty fast. It is wiser to shrink them down before upload. While under Windows i would recommend you http://www.irfanview.com/ Under Linux you can do that with ease 😀 apt-get […]

07.09.2016

echo "deb http://ftp.de.debian.org/debian wheezy main non-free" >> /etc/apt/sources.list apt-get update && apt-get install rar rar RAR 4.00 beta 3   Copyright (c) 1993-2010 Alexander Roshal   17 Dec 2010 Shareware version         Type RAR -? for help […]

05.07.2016

installing ffmpeg on debian is rather tricky (you will need to compile from source). so a command that works as „substitue“ is package_info_libav_tools_avconv.txt that has similar/same command line options/arguments… sudo bash; apt-get update; apt-cache search libavcodec libavcodec-extra – Libav codec […]

18.06.2016

It’s as simple as cool as linux… the „player“ software VLC is also a recorder or a streaming-station 😀 you can try to automate this process: This one-liner worked for me, with audio and video: cvlc v4l2:// :input-slave=alsa:// :v4l-vdev="/dev/video0" :v4l-norm=3 […]

18.04.2016

tested on: Linux laptop 3.16.0-4-686-pae #1 SMP Debian 3.16.7-ckt20-1+deb8u2 (2016-01-02) i686 GNU/Linux if using one core is enough: apt-get update; # install image manipulation programs — binaries apt-get install imagemagick; for i in *.png ; do convert "$i" "${i%.*}.jpg" ; […]

31.03.2016

sudo apt-get install calibre To actually convert the EPUB file you can use the following command: ebook-convert file.epub file.pdf (For details, check this other answer)

26.02.2016

„So it appears that the unexpected (putting it mildly) disappearance of TrueCrypt.org and the startling disavowal of TrueCrypt’s bullet proof security will turn out to be a brief disturbance in the force. We should know much more about a trustworthy […]