Command Line: cal and date Calendar in the command line

Aug 31, 2005

The legacy cal and date tools help users keep track of the time and date. You can even change the system time with a single shell command.

more »

deskTOPia: tablaunch Quick launcher for the desktop

Aug 31, 2005

Desktop icons are not the only way to launch programs; in fact, a kicker that is not hidden by a muddle of windows is often preferable. Tablaunch is a flexible and attractive program launcher for the Linux desktop.

more »

KTools: KMobileTools Accessing your mobile phone with KDE

Aug 31, 2005

Composing text messages on a mobile phone isn’t easy. A handy application called KmobileTools helps you manage your SMS messages and calls.

more »

Command Line: User Accounts Command line user management

Jul 31, 2005

Linux is a multiuser system: many users can work at the same machine at the same time on separate accounts. In this month’s column, we take a close look at how to create and manage Linux user accounts from the command line.

more »

DeskTOPia: JWM JWM Window Manager

Jul 31, 2005

JWM is a window manager for Linux users who demand an efficient GUI and are not afraid to fire up an editor to get it. If this sounds like the kind of tool you are looking for, read on to discover more about JWM.

more »

Inkscape Vector Graphics Vector graphics with Inkscape

Jun 30, 2005

When it comes to drawing with the computer, professionals often opt for vector graphics. Inkscape brings the power of vector graphics to Linux users. Our workshop demonstrates how to use the program.

more »

KTools: Konqueror 3.4 Working with Konqueror 3.4

Jun 30, 2005

Following in the tracks of previous invaders such as Navigator and the Internet Explorer, Konqueror is on a mission conquer the Internet. The KDE 3.4 version of Konqueror is a truly versatile tool that feels at home on the web.

more »

DeskTOPia: xdesktopwaves Making waves with xdesktopwaves

Jun 30, 2005

If even the most imaginative desktop background is starting to bore you, it’s time for a change. xdesktop waves allows you to change your desktop into a water scape. You can add rain and storms or just drag your mouse to liven things up.

more »

Issue 177/2015

Buy this issue as a PDF

Digital Issue: Price $9.99
(incl. VAT)

News