How to end the tearing Cinnamon on NVIDIA

NVIDIA offers the most powerful solution in terms of graphics processing for GNU/Linux, however, it can often end up being the most headache for a clean and hassle-free experience. This theme is something that is found in different forums, whether for KDE, Ubuntu Unity or the Pillars of Eternity video game. Although it is a […]

Now is possible to upgrade from Linux Mint 18.3 to version 19

The head of the Linux Mint project, Clem Lefebvre, has announced that it is now possible to upgrade from Linux Mint 18.3 to version 19, which was launched on June 29. This will allow users of the previous version to jump without having to reinstall the entire system. You can now upgrade to Linux Mint […]

The most important small things for me in Linux

This is a post for sharing things I like in linux. This can be any feature, usage tip, configuration or piece of software I enjoy. Goal of the post is to share ideas and help others enjoy things you enjoy as well. I like: Zsh It can easily be configured to be as friendly as […]

Ubuntu Xenial Xerus have a problem with memory

Ubuntu 16.04 LTS  Xenial Xerus takes several months between us and since its launch a few things have changed for the better: the system has largely stabilized and some of the most annoying bugs have been solved via update. But there is one in particular that does not progress and respect to excessive memory consumption. […]

SSH login without password

You want to use Linux and OpenSSH to automate your tasks. Therefore you need an automatic login from host A / user a to Host B / user b. You don’t want to enter any passwords, because you want to call ssh from a within a shell script.   First log in on A as […]

Linux: How To Use RVM to Manage Ruby

Ruby is a very popular programming language that has Ruby on Rails, or RoR, is a popular development framework that allows you to easily get your application up and running with minimal hassle. Developing applications often times requires that you emulate different environments. Different versions of Ruby may be necessary for different projects. With conventional […]

How To Install Ruby on Rails on Linux Mint 17.3

Ruby on Rails is one of the most popular application stacks for developers wishing to create sites and web apps. The Ruby programming language, coupled with the Rails development framework, makes app development simple. Since Ruby on Rails doesn’t come in a neatly packaged format, getting the framework installed used to be one of the […]

Linux in undeveloped countries

Open-source software, or more precisely the FLOSS (Free and Libre Open Source Software) is arguably one of the best gifts the 20th century had presented us with. With the turn of the century, we continued to nurture this gift, and polish it more and more. A vast array of open-source software arose from our collective […]

Howto: KVM Server Virtualization

I want to virtualize a server from scratch. I have a server in mind already, but I don’t want to bother with virtualizing it directly since it is running on a dated OS.  I figure I will build a new VM in parallel on some spare hardware and then migrate the image over to my […]

Howto install RVM + Ruby + Rails in Ubuntu

Ruby on Rails is an application stack that provides developers with a framework to quickly create a variety of web applications. Ruby on Rails does take a little while to install on a virtual server, but luckily there are a lot of helpful tools to make this process as easy as possible. Step One— Install […]