Control Screen Brightness from Ubuntu Terminal

Ubuntu Shell Screen Brightness

If you use your Ubuntu system at different times of the day, you may also need to change the brightness of your screen over and over again to make it easier on your eyes. Although there are ways to do this through the user interface, I mainly work at the command line and looked for … Read more

How to Execute .bin and .run Files in Ubuntu

How to start bin and run files on Ubuntu

Before we explain how to run .bin and .run files on your Ubuntu system, let’s first define what exactly these file extensions are: Bin file: A binary or BIN file in Ubuntu refers to installation packages, which are mostly self-extracting executable files used to install software on your system. You can install most software packages … Read more

How to find files on the Ubuntu command line

Find Files in Ubuntu

A typical problem when working with computers is that you can’t find the files you have stored somewhere. Many GUI programs allow you to search for files while working under Linux, regardless of the distribution. However, in some situations, you only have access to the command line terminal, especially if you manage servers or use … Read more

13 Tips for Tuning and Optimizing MySQL and MariaDB

MySQL and MariaDB Performance Optimization

MySQL and MariaDB are the most widely used relational database management systems (RDMS) when it comes to website hosting and CMS systems such as Joomla, WordPress, Drupal, and Typo 3. In this article, I will explain how to speed up and optimize your MySQL and MariaDB database server. Store MySQL data in the separate partitions … Read more

Working with Multiple Terminal Tabs in Ubuntu

Ubuntu Terminal Tabs

Linux users nowadays can perform various operations with programs that have a high-quality user interface. However, there are many reasons to use the Linux command line, the terminal. Through the terminal, you can access many powerful native Linux commands as well as the powerful command-line features of many desktop applications. You can install software in … Read more

How to View the Network Routing Table in Ubuntu Linux

Ubuntu Network Routing

What is Routing and a Routing table in Linux? Routing is the transfer of an IP packet from one point to another across the network. When you send someone an email, you’re actually transmitting a series of IP packets or datagrams from your system to the other person’s computer. The packets sent from your computer … Read more

How to Install VirtualBox on Ubuntu 22.04 LTS

VirtualBox Installation on Ubuntu

VirtualBox is a free, open-source, and cross-platform software that allows you to create, run and manage virtual machines on your system. VirtualBox was originally developed by Innotek GmbH and released in 2007. The company was later acquired by Sun Microsystems. With Oracle VM VirtualBox, you can create one or more VMs on a single physical … Read more

How to Install Notepad++ Editor on Ubuntu

Ubuntu Notepad++

Notepad++ is one of the best text and source code editors developed for the Microsoft Windows platform. Notepad++ is an open-source code editor that is much better than the standard Windows text editor. It supports various features like syntax highlighting, multi-document view, bracket matching, macro recording, auto-completion, color codes, etc. But it is not available … Read more