Category Archives: Gnu-Linux

How long ago your Linux system has been installed?

Do you need to know when your Linux has been installed? here you have one way i used tune2fs on Arch linux basically command is” sudo tune2fs -l /dev/YOURPARTITION | grep ‘Filesystem created:’ This useful command checking file system data … Continue reading

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Spectre – Meltdown checker (linux)

I have just tried on my not so new pc this interesting script: Specter-Meltdown-Checker , as specified also in instructions, it is not a bible, but surely it is something could give you very useful informations – this script give you … Continue reading

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How to install Debian 9 on Macbook (end 2009) – dual boot

Here how i installed Debian 9 stretch on my old macbook 6,1 (mid 2009) NB: where you’ll see a # before command, means you should be root or need to use sudo. Hardware: Video card NVIDIA  GeForce 9400M with 256 … Continue reading

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Linux boot speed-up removing slow/useless services

Today, after upgrade to Debian Stretch i was looking startup loaded services and system boot-up performances through systemd-analyze* command. Looking results , excluding kernel time(4,5 sec), system took 1 minute and 42 seconds for start; OK , i don’t have an … Continue reading

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How to insert xdcc commands in Kvirc menu

I always used Mirc and its countless scripting functions for more than 10 years; this time I wanted to try Kvirc  scripting functions. Idea is to create an handy menu on Kvirc in order to execute commands xdcc send # … Continue reading

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Systemd Installation on Debian Wheezy

I wanted to try the “infamous” systemd on my Debian Wheezy: Let’s start with a refresh (being root) apt-get update && apt-get upgrade After that we can install systemd  – initially I’ve used version present in repository Wheezy/stable (44-11 + deb7u4) … Continue reading

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How to save a list of installed packages (Debian)

May happen to have to re-install Debian (and derivates) in another pc/server Certainly, if new machine has  a similar hardware i could clone hard disk; but more often the other machine has a different hardware… So it is useful to save … Continue reading

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Zevenos Neptune – i like it

I’ve found this very interesting distro and i immediately installed it: First consideration: I wanted Debian Debian Debian:-), I  to try Wheezy with KDE and I must say that, as usual, there is nothing to say, rock-solid distro for server … Continue reading

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Kernel update on Debian Wheezy

I wanted to try Debian Wheezy, cause i love its solidity and as you know some months ago  it was officially released as ‘ stable ‘  Needless to say that it’s really stable. My pc is equipped with an i5  … Continue reading

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Netrunner Linux

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