20 Basic Linux Commands

20 Basic Linux Commands

There are a gazillion commands that you can deploy on the command line for various purposes. You can create a file, sort a file, connect to a remote server via ssh and do a million other things on the command line. In this post, I will provide a list of basic Linux commands that I […]

Indians, Beware of Donald Trump

Indians, Beware of Donald Trump

Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump is no fan of minorities. The whole world knows that. But Trump is also not a fan of America’s open door policy vis-a-vis immigration that has deposited millions of foreigners on U.S. soil in the last few decades. Indians should be extremely concerned about Trump’s views on immigration since he […]

Starting on Linux Administration

Don’t delude yourself! Linux administration is not easy as pie. But neither is it hard if you apply yourself. A huge plus of learning Linux administration is the availability of good books and tools for free. If you’re a beginner to Linux, I suggest you get a cheap used PC on eBay or Craigslist for […]

Linux Mint – Best Distro for Newbies

If ever there was a time for home computer users to seriously consider moving to Linux, it is now. There are problems galore in the Windows universe (particularly as a magnet for malware and lack of updates). Windows XP no longer gets updates. Windows Vista is as slow as a Sunil Gavaskar century in the […]