Skype 4.3 for Linux

At last Microsoft updated Skype 4.3 for Linux which the Linux community thought it was abandoned. Previous version had issues on sound, the biggest show stopper for all Linux users. I decided to test this new version in my Ubuntu 13.10 64bit and so far all good. These are the

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Exclude grep from process list

By default if you grep the word getty in process list (using ps command), shell returns the output below. rcuares@R007:~$ ps ax | grep getty 1019 tty4 Ss+ 0:00 /sbin/getty -8 38400 tty4 1026 tty5 Ss+ 0:00 /sbin/getty -8 38400 tty5 1031 tty2 Ss+ 0:00 /sbin/getty -8 38400 tty2 1032

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Test Internet Speed in Linux CLI

Have you ever wonder how to test Internet speed on Linux command line (CLI)? There is a script that does this which is called speedtest-cli created by sivel.This is very useful tool particularly if you only have access to Linux terminal and would like to test your Internet download and

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