Tag: system

Installing Tails Live Linux Operating System For Preserving Privacy and Anonymity On The Net

Nowadays, privacy does not hold much value when it comes to the privacy of our data on our digital devices or on the internet. In the past few weeks, we learned that everyone who tries to maintain privacy on the net is under suspicion which is all the more reason to try to keep our […]

neofetch: Awesome system info bash script that supports Linux, MacOS, and Unix-like systems

The neofetch command written in a bash shell. The main purpose of neofetch is to be used in screenshots to display other users what operating system or Linux distro you are using including theme, icons and more. This command shows info about your system next to an image, your operating system logo and other info. […]

Linux Server See the Historical and Statistical Uptime of System With tuptime Utility

You can use the following tools to see how long system has been running on a Linux or Unix-like system: uptime : Tell how long the server has been running. lastt : Show the reboot and shutdown time. tuptime : Report the historical and statistical running time of system, keeping it between restarts. Like uptime […]

Valve SteamOS: A Linux-based Gaming Operating System Announced

The year of Linux on the desktop or living room is here. Today Valve software announced SteamOS, a free Linux-based gaming operating system designed for the TV, DIY enthusiast and the living room. From the announcement page: As we’ve been working on bringing Steam to the living room, we’ve come to the conclusion that the […]

Find the oldest file in Unix or Linux file system

So I wanted to know the oldest file on my Debian Linux box. find / -type f -printf ‘%T+ %pn’ | sort | head -n 1 Here is an another example for /etc/ find /etc/ -type f -printf ‘%T+ %pn’ | sort | head -n 10 Find the top 10 oldest file in a directory […]

Collecting Ubuntu Linux System Information

For new computer or Laptop or server, I need to collect the information about its hardware. This is also useful when you need to replace a disk or memory with a vendor. In order to replace hardware you need all information in advance. In this post, I’m going to list commands that you can use […]