How to reboot Linux automatically on Kernel Panic

Luckily this problem don’t happen so frequently, at least using stable kernel and distributions, but sometime your beloved Linux could go in “Kernel Panic”. A kernel panic is an action taken by an operating system upon detecting an internal fatal error from which it cannot safely recover. The term is largely specific to Unix and [...]

Linux Terminal: speedtest_cli checks your real bandwidth speed.

What’s your upload and download speed at home (or in your office) ? Are you really sure that you get what do you pay for to your ISP ? To test the speed of our internet connection There are several internet services such as SpeedTest a web service that is available both from Web browsers [...]

winners’s stories from Zorin OS contest

First of all, Zorin team, Linux notes from DarkDuck and Linuxaria would like to say THANK YOU to all the participants of the contest that we ran for last few weeks. It was a real pleasure to see such a response, and to read all your article. As you probably know the winner have been announced in another post and today I want to [...]

Counting and listing hard links on Linux

Article by giannis_tsakiris first posted on http://www.giannistsakiris.com A hard link is actually nothing more than a regular directory entry, which in turn can be seen as a pointer to the actual file’s data on the disk. The cool thing about hard-links is that a file can be stored once on the disk, and be linked to multiple times, [...]

Linux game: Garry’s Mod

Garry’s mod is one of the most sold games for Linux on Steam, so I’ve decided to publish this review of the game, first published on devtome.com  Garry’s Mod, developed by Facepunch is without a doubt one of the most enjoyable and hilarious games that I have ever played. Out of the box, the game [...]