Try Google Chrome in Linux

There is still no native Linux support of newly unveiled browser Google Chrome but guys from CodeWeavers prepared the port of Chromium (official name of Google Chome for Linux). This staff is already available for downloading as DEB packages for Ubuntu (32-bit and 64-bit), as RPM for RedHat, Fedora, CentOS etc. as well as self installable script for any other Linux distribution. Well, after quick testings there are no doubts […]

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Web app. of the day: interactive Linux kernel map

As it comes from name of the post, here is interactive Linux kernel map I recently came across. It’s available as web application as well as html version. I think you understand who it may be useful for… Good luck in programming!

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VectorLinux - Slackware based lighterweight distribution

Few days ago I came across rather interesting Linux distro: Speed, performance, stability are attributes that set VectorLinux apart in the crowded field of Linux distributions. VectorLinux is a lighterweight, fast, Linux operating system for Intel-AMD x86 compatible systems and is based upon Slackware, one of the original Linux distributions. Slackware is the true ‘Unix’ of Linux distributions and its popularity stems from the fact that it is a robust, […]

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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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