Configuring your console pager

A not so common guide, article by Janek Bevendorff  first posted on http://www.refining-linux.org The UNIX philosophy is based on the DRY principle which declares: “Don’t repeat yourself”. Therefore, a program just does what it’s made for and uses libraries or even other programs on your system to do a more advanced job. Some of these auxiliary programs [...]

Linux Games: Bravada

Bravada is the new game from Ukraine developers Interbellum Team that features a cheery little story. This game differ from most of the others for it’s gameplay, in short it’s a mix of a vertical scroller with RPG and turn based strategic game. Story and Setting: The game follows the story of a young dwarf [...]

Linux Terminal: the tee command

The command “tee” it’s one of the basic commands that you should find in any system, yet it’s not so popular or use, this command reads standard input and writes it to both standard output and one or more files, effectively duplicating its input. It is primarily used in conjunction with pipes and filters. The [...]

Run the same command on many Linux servers at once

Original article by Linux Brigade Ever have to check a list of Linux servers for various things like what version of CentOS they’re running, maybe how long each has been running to get an uptime report? You can and it’s very easy to get going with it with the command gsh Group Shell (also called [...]

Linux Subnet Calculator (CIDR)

Article based on the original work of  Travis Zajkowski first posted on his blog As first thing, this is a good definition of subner, from wikipedia: A subnetwork, or subnet, is a logically visible subdivision of an IP network. The practice of dividing a network into two or more networks is called subnetting. All computers that belong to a subnet [...]