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Recent posts

How to inspect command before execution

It is nothing fancy, but there are situations where it is very useful to know how to identify and inspect command before execution.

How to name distinct Debian releases

It is easy to name and remember distinct Debian releases as you can always examine these on Debian Releases web page. I will do something more interesting and demonstrate you how to do that using simple shell script.

How to use org-capture from system tray

It is almost two years since I have discovered an amazing org-mode. I am using it in more situations everyday, so recently, I wrote a simple tray application to use org-protocol with defined org-capture templates directly from desktop.

How to find which package includes specific file

This brief outline explains how to locate specific file within Debian packages using very useful apt-file utility which as opposed to dpkg-query does not only inspect installed packages since it utilizes fetched lists of the contents of packages.

How to manage startup applications

It is quite easy to manage startup applications in Ubuntu Wily Werewolf even though this functionality is not integrated into system settings dashboard. Just follow these instructions to start applications after login.

How to generate random password using command-line

This time I want to show you how to generate random password using OpenSSL tool, common command-line utilities, Pasword Generator (pwgen) and Automated Pasword Generator (APG).

Hand-picked Linux related magazines

Today, I want to share my personal list of hand-picked Linux related magazines, which I am reading every month to keep up with relevant Linux news and best-practice techniques, so I strongly encourage to check out these magazines to benefit from insights of the most experienced journalists in the business.