Command Line: Processes Monitoring and terminating processes at the command lineMay 01, 2006
Innumerable processes may be running on your Linux system. We’ll show you how to halt, continue, or kill tasks, and we’ll examine how to send the remnants of crashed programs to the happy hunting grounds.more »
Command Line: at and cron Cron, atApr 01, 2006
The cron and at utilities help automate processes on a Linux system. You can set up automatic backups or even wake up in the morning with a track from your MP3 collection.more »
Command Line: File Viewers Viewing files with cat, more, less, head, and tailMar 01, 2006
Practical tools such as cat, less, and head are convenient for viewing text.more »
Desktopia: Wmii A look at the Wmii Window ManagerMar 01, 2006
If you’d rather rule the desktop from your keyboard, try the powerful Wmii window manager.more »
KTools: Klik Software distribution with KlikMar 01, 2006
Klik brings convenient two-click installation to the KDE desktop.more »
Irssi Text-based chat with IrssiMar 01, 2006
The Irssi console chat utility is powerful yet frugal with resources. And Irssi’s scripting features make it a giant among chat tools.more »
Bash Tuning Script tuning in BashMar 01, 2006
In the old days, shells were capable of little more than calling external programs and executing basic, internal commands. With all the bells and whistles in the latest versions of Bash, however, you hardly need the support of external tools.more »
Scripting Secrets Intro New tools and techniques for scripting in LinuxMar 01, 2006
Even the experts know there is always more to learn about scripting. In this month's cover story, we'll show you the Google Maps API, a networking framework for Python, and some other fine tools.more »
Version 16 of the popular Linux desktop reveals new tools, edge-snapping, and performance improvements.
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A new web application helps users visualize distributed denial-of-service attacks.
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Galileo board is targeted to embedded developers and educational institutions.