Essential Linux commands

List of Essential Linux Commands alias A way to run a command or a series of Unix commands using a shorter name you get associated with such commands. How to use the alias command in Linux. apt-get Apt-get is a tool to automatically update a Debian machine and get and install Debian packages/programs. How to manage software on Ubuntu Server with “aptitude” and “apt-get”. Understanding the Debian archives and apt-get. Inside the Red Hat and Debian package management differences. Aspell GNU Aspell is a free and open source spell checker designed Read More …

Spectrum April 1, 1990

This is an old flyer from back in the day. Found it among my things…. yes, I have a slight hoarding problem. Good new is that I found it whilst I was cleaning.

Solution! Using Robocopy to completely delete a directory.

Folder within a folder within a folder within a folder within a folder within a folder within a folder ……………until you hit a point where you cannot delete anymore. Files that have become undeleteable by normal means due to long filenames or too many folders inside one another? Just use these commands below. mkdir empty_dir robocopy empty_dir  <space> the_dir_to_delete /s /mir rmdir empty_dir rmdir the_dir_to_delete Robocopy Updated: April 17, 2012 Applies To: Windows Server 2008, Windows 7, Windows Server 2008 R2, Windows Server 2012, Windows 8 Copies file data. Syntax robocopy <Source> <Destination> [<File>[ …]] Read More …

Best 10 Free software solutions for techies

Best 10 Free software solutions for techies pfsense – Awesome Free firewall freephoneline – Free Canadian Telephone line Google Voice – Free VOIP from Google. Jing – capture basic video, animation, and still images, and share them on the web. WinSCP – open source free SFTP client and FTP client for Windows. ESXi – (Free VM Host) KeePass – (Password Manager) MRemoteNG – (Swiss Army Knife for Remote Connections) DropBox – Online File storage and Sharing Pydio – (your own hosted DropBox-type solution) DeltaCopy – (rSynch for Window)