Fedora.next – what is it?


Fedora.next is being much talked about but what it really is. If you want some insight’s and understand what it is, head over to this presentation. A nice presentation that explains the concept for …

Sandbox apache (httpd) for better security.


Apache/httpd is something which you would like to have contained. And now fedora provides a native way/mechanism to to so with virt-sandbox-service. With this, you can create a virtualized sanbox …

Sandbox Firefox – First step to security


First we will setup cgroup to limit cpu and memory usage, so here we go: Add the configuration in /etc/cgconfig.conf #------start cgconfig---------------- #new group group firefox { perm { task { …

Change display manager on Fedora


Simple, just install and run the following

pkgwat -search packages for Fedora.


pkgwat is a nice utility to search the fedora packages websearch. Description : Pronounced "package WAT", pkgwat is a fast CLI tool for querying : the fedora packages webapp. : …

power save mode for battery in Fedora 19.


I was getting really bad battery life on my Fedora 19 system, and did not find much on how to tune it. Finally I found something that just does not need much configuration but works pretty well. So, …

Photobooth party on Fedora


If you like the kind of effects in those photobooths then here is something that will get you some pretty good time. http://fedoraproject.org/en/using/tutorials/cheese.html […]

conky transparent window on Fedora with Gnome.


On Fedora with Gnome-shell 3, its been long time that I was not able to get transparent window. So, finally I thought to spend some time to try to fix that. Finally got that fixed with all the …


Fedora – Ramdisk creation


In Fedora, ramdisks are not created by default as is the case with RHEL. So, if you need to get Ramdisks on Fedora, then you can do this: sudo yum install MAKEDEV This will create some default …

ss – anothre utility to investigate sockets.


ss is : […] ss is used to dump socket statistics. It allows showing information similar to netstat. It can display more TCP and state informationsthan other tools. […] This comes in …

dwb – keyboard driven browser


First off, install using the command sudo yum install dwb Now for the description: […] dwb is small webkit-based web-browser in the spirit of tiling window managers,that aims to be mostly …


steam on Linux – for Fedora


 I was trying to get steam on linux on my Fedora box. Headed over to steam website, but was astonished to find only Ubuntu client over there. A little googling presented me with the developer website …

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