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3 Twitter clients for the Linux command line

3 Twitter clients for the Linux command line
Your Linux terminal can do everything, including updating your social media. Learn about three open source Twitter clients for the command line.Read more

4 command-line graphics tools for Linux

4 command-line graphics tools for Linux
Learn about four command-line tools for Linux that can easily handle many of your basic (and not-so-basic) image manipulation tasks.Read more

3 command-line music players for Linux

3 command-line music players for Linux
Do you want to know how to play music straight from your Linux terminal? Here’s a look at three command-line music players.Read more

Automating pre-press layouts with Linux commands

Automating pre-press layouts with Linux commands
Armed with a few simple open source commands, you can drastically reduce the effort involved in prepping your work for print.Read more

Top 5 open source command shells for Linux

Top 5 open source command shells for Linux
Learn about the various open source alternatives to using the standard bash shell in Linux, including ksh, tcsh, zsh, and fish.Read more

System statistics with sar and the /proc filesystem

System statistics with sar and the /proc filesystem
In my recent article 4 open source tools for Linux system monitoring , I discussed interactive tools that can be helpful in solving system problems...Read more

Best Couple of 2015: tar and ssh

Best couple of cats
Our Open Source Yearbook needed a best couple. (Drum roll, please.) Let's hear it for our pick for the Best Couple of the Year: tar and ssh.Read more

Winners announced for the Great Command-Line Challenge

The results are in! View the winning responses to our Great Command-Line Challenge.Read more