Simple Linux software update script to sit on the desktop. When clicked, the softman script runs apt-get update, upgrade, dist-upgrade, full-upgrade and clean to keep your system up-to-date and secure. The program download link is as at the bottom of this page. You only need to download the file ‘softman’. Make the file executable (desktop […]
Ubuntu 16:10 was released a few days ago. This release upgrades the Kernal to Linux 220.127.116.11. Some of you might have been hit by a bug in the upgrade that stops system boot with a Kernal panic. I use Kubuntu. I was hit by the bug when I upgraded from 16:04 to 16:10. The fix […]
Batch extract images from PDFs. Free Linux script download. Place Batch PDF Extractor and the PDF file(s) into the same folder. Run the script.
Introducing Host Flash™ hosts file manager for Linux. Host Flash™ blocks access to domains that host undesirable content such as ads, malware and adult images. The program runs on Debian Linux computers like Ubuntu and Kubuntu.
What could be better than looking at one beautiful Linux desktop? How about looking at 2 desktops or 3 or 4 desktops.. all running different apps and different desktop environments? All managed from one computer. We are talking here about independent desktops running independent apps running from the same computer and all running simultaneously. Think […]
If you cannot startx or xorg or init or any other desktop session start up script without being a super user i.e you have to type sudo startx to begin a new Linux session then you will need to create an xsession script or an xinitrc script or an xserverrc script. Word to the Wise: […]