1. kalyanbl

    Is it possible to run a Perl script

    Hi folks, Within Linux I would like Perl script A to launch Perl script B. However, I want script A to continue running without waiting for script B to return. And I would like B to be totally independent so that when script A ends, script B is still running. Is this possible? Any suggestion...
  2. oz1cz

    Windows 10 Case-sensitive file names in Windows' Linux subsystem

    I'm running Windows 10 and I frequently use the Linux subsystem on Windows. If I use the Linux system to create a folder, the file names in that folder will be case sensitive. This will sometimes confuse Windows programs that access the folder. Is there a simple way to modify a Linux folder in...
  3. R

    How do i Print error message on this particular Ping Command?

    Hai, When the internet drops it shows "Destination Unreachable" only in the terminal(termux android) not in the text file. I want the error message also in the text file. Regards, Riya. Linux developer
  4. ragnarok1968

    Free Ebooks for Linux

    Link: FOSS free eBooks (linux: specific and general) I have an account with FOSS and I came across their ebook download site for FREE ebooks, specific linux flavors and general books on linux. I thought I'd post this here for future use and reference to download free eBooks. -Rag
  5. ragnarok1968

    MSFT Linux Powershell core snap available

    Credit: Microsoft's Linux Powershell core author: Paul Hill Microsoft has just launched PowerShell Core as a snap package allowing for the easier installation of the software on many Linux distributions that support snaps. PowerShell Core is designed for admins who need to manage...
  6. ragnarok1968

    Linux all* (actually any flavor of Linux) where to get it?

    I'm fairly seasoned with Ubuntu as my favorite flavor, mostly for it's relative easy of installation and use. But what about those who are new to Linux? I was without a hope myself and a few kind folks helped me along. so let me return the kindness for any newbie wanting to see what Linux is...
  7. Aniket Dubey

    Windows 7 Installing Windows 7 back from Linux

    I have a Lenovo Thinkpad Machine. It was originally shipped with Windows 7. Windows 7 was becoming laggy for me so I switched to Linux Ubuntu 16.10. Ubuntu was way faster and smoother than Windows 7, but the problem is that it doesn't have all the apps which I need to use to get my work done. So...
  8. ragnarok1968

    NEWS Vault 7: CIA Hacking Tools Revealed

    Vault7 - Home Center for Cyber Intelligence in Langley, Virgina. It follows an introductory disclosure last month of CIA targeting French political parties and candidates in the lead up to the 2012 presidential election. Recently, the CIA lost control of the majority of its hacking arsenal...
  9. Swaraj Nandedkar

    Windows 10 Time Not Updating After Switching from Linux Mint/Ubuntu [Dual Boot]

    I am using Windows 10 and Linux Mint in Dual Boot mode on my laptop. Everything is working fine with Dual Boot, except the Time in Windows 10. Whenever i am Switching from Linux Mint to Windows 10, the time is not updating to the current time. Suppose, i switched from Windows 10 to Linux on...
  10. N

    Windows 8 Installing Windows 8 to a specific partition on removable media (dual-boot USB)

    Hi, I've recently been trying to get Windows 8.1 Pro and Arch Linux to dual boot on a USB (specifically, the Sandisk - SDCZ88-128G-G46 - 128GB Extreme PRO), but am having no luck due to inherent restrictions on what Windows can be installed on. When installing Windows from a removable medium...
  11. L

    Windows 10 Won't boot

    Last night I tried reinstalling fedora on a partition on my computer but after the installation was completed and it was restarted I couldnt boot on windiws or linux. I have a discrecovery but none of the options seem to be doing anything, even the reset pc and keep files didnt help. And after...
  12. Jatin Kaushal

    Windows 10 Windows couldn't create partition, or locate an existing one.

    I downloaded the Windows 10 ISO from the website, Because I wanted a fresh install, so I started the installation, but now, when I am done partitioning, it says it cannot install. And I DO NOT want to create a new partition table on this, it has a ton of valuable data, which is too much to...
  13. G

    Windows 8 Why all this spying?

    Why do people use windows, if they get spied on by the governmentnry Windows is just Malware used to spy on people, it has a backdoor by the NSA, FBI, and the government. I'm also not saying OS X is better, or any products made by Apple, or Microsoft is any better. Counter Arguments I know I...
  14. How to Recover or Reset Your Lost Windows 7 Password

    How to Recover or Reset Your Lost Windows 7 Password

    Windows 7 passwords can be lost. To recover a lost Windows password when all else fails, you can use a freeware utility: Offline Windows Password & Registry Editor using Linux-based boot media. This utility is explained and demonstrated in this online tutorial. This video is a software...