Top 3 Linux HTML editors

This post is dedicated to quality html editors for Linux and Ubuntu operating system in particular. You may think that nowadays nobody uses offline editors as there are so many content management systems (CMS) like Drupal (my favourite one), WordPress, Joomla etc. which contain embedded visual html editors. But today I made sure myself that sometimes it’s real pain to draw a 10×20 table using WordPress’s editor… Text editors like […]

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Sort CLI output by line length

Want to sort file contents by each line’s lenght? No problems: artemn@artemn-laptop:~$ cat /etc/passwd | awk ‘{print length, $0}’ | sort -n | awk ‘{$1=”"; print $0 }’

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Ubuntu: Install Gnome

Why one should want to install Gnome in Ubuntu as it comes with this distribution by default? The answer is rather short: it works for Ubuntu server initially installed without X window manager. Here you go: sudo aptitude install ubuntu-desktop gdm When done you can run gnome desktop manager (gdm) and type your username and password to access Gnome Desktop and start using GUI applications: sudo /etc/init.d/gdm start If you […]

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Linux pop-up terminal/console utilities

Few days ago I’ve got the quickest way to run console commands in Gnome. There are three utilities known providing pop-up console: YaKuake, Tilda and Yeahconsole. All of them are included into Ubuntu apt repository and can be installed by corresponding commands: sudo aptitude install yakuake sudo aptitude install tilda sudo aptitude install yeahconsole At the next screenshot you can see all three utilities run at my laptop. Of course […]

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Review of sticky notes applications for GNOME

Few will deny that applications allowing to create notes at Linux Desktop are very useful to plan one’s working/education process. As for me I use such applications in order not to forget something I want to do like blog posts came to my mind when I hadn’t access to Internet, everyday system administrating tasks and others. I tried several sticky notes applications for this purpose but only one seems to […]

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