How to Find Your IP Address in Linux

Find your current IP Address in Linux

Many times it happens that you feel the need to know the IP address of your device. Internet Protocol address or IP address is a set of numeric digits that are needed to identify your device and enable network communication because all the devices that are connected through a network know each other only through … Read more

How to Install Wine on Ubuntu 22.04 LTS

Wine Windows Emulator on Ubuntu 22.04

When Linux was originally made public, it lacked many useful applications that the major competitor Windows successfully supported. Linux thus created a compatibility layer, called Wine, which was used to run the Windows applications on Linux itself. Initially, Wine could only run a few Windows applications but now it can support thousands of them; making … Read more

3 Ways to Reboot Ubuntu through the Command Line

Reboot Ubuntu on Commandline

Most Linux users, especially admins, depend upon the command line to perform frequent tasks on Ubuntu; one such task is rebooting/restarting your system. We tend to restart our systems for various reasons. One of these reasons is that some software requires rebooting at the end of the installation so that it can become fully operational. … Read more

Linux lsof command explained with 12 practical examples

Linux LSOF Command

The lsof is an acronym for List of open files that displays detailed info on which files are held open on a Linux system and which processes have opened them. It was developed and supported by Victor A. Abell. This article will help you to understand the lsof command usage along with 12 practical examples. … Read more

Fix wrong Keyboard Layout in Ubuntu

Is the Ubuntu Keyboard layout not working? Most Ubuntu users want to use their native language as the primary input language when using their system. Using the Ubuntu preferences utility, you can add your native language as a keyboard input source. This language can be configured to be used as the default keyboard layout. This … Read more

How to find your IP Address on Debian 11

Debian Find IP

This guide is intended for Linux beginners. It shows 6 different ways to find the IP address of your local network card using the command line as well as the GNOME Desktop on Debian 11. An IP address is a unique identifier assigned to any system connected to a network or the Internet for identification … Read more

Create a Bootable USB Stick from the Ubuntu Terminal

Bootable USB-Stick on Linux

Why do you need a bootable USB stick under Ubuntu? Here are some possible reasons: You can use a bootable USB Stick to install or upgrade Ubuntu. A different Ubuntu flavor can be run directly from a USB stick. You can use the USB stick to fix configuration problems with the standard tools that come … Read more

Nginx Performance Tuning

Nginx performance tuning

Nginx is a free open-source web server with high performance and low weight, used as a load balancer, reverse proxy, HTTP cache and mail proxy. Although Nginx is quite new compared to other web servers, its popularity is increasing due to its high performance. With the default configuration of Nginx, you may get fast performance, … Read more

How to Install Z-Shell (ZSH) and Oh-My-Zsh on Ubuntu 22.04

The Z shell is one of the most powerful shells ever developed, and it’s also one of the fastest. It offers features you won’t find anywhere else, such as built-in spell checking, syntax highlighting for code, and much more. You can even configure the command prompt to display useful information about your system status without … Read more