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Netstat: network analysis and troubleshooting, explained

The netstat command gives you a set of tools to answer the question “What in blazes is going on on my network?” when things go wrong.

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Why Linux May Be Better For You Than What You're Using Now

I’m not saying Linux is the best thing to use for everyone.

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Disabling unused daemons to speed up your boot sequence

Many Linux distros usually start a lot of daemons when booting, resulting in a long wait before you can get to work after powering on your machine.

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Solution: Converting flac to mp3

Sometimes you need to convert a load of flac files to mp3’s, for example when wanting to listen them on your mp3 player.

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Cropping multiple images the same way (short tutorial)

Sometimes you’ll want to crop the same area from multiple images (think of taking the contents of the same window from a load of screenshots).

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How to Make Your Boss Angry — Bad Linux Sysadmin Practices

“You’re fired!” yells a red-headed, more or less bald guy in a suit.

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Tutorial: Playing around with MPlayer

This tutorial handles about the usage of the wonderful media player MPlayer.

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Solution: Gently killing a process

Sometimes you somehow can’t quit a certain process, but you don’t want to lose all unsaved data by killing it.

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Ten things I wish I knew earlier about the Linux command line

We all learn new things over time as we use applications with a vast amount of possibilities.