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A Survey of Init Systems

Init Alternatives

25.05.2021

While most distros ship with systemd, init alternatives exist. Here are a few of the leading init systems available for Linux.

Getting started with the ELK Stack monitoring solution

IN-DEPTH: Elk Hunting free

Stream processing made easy with Apache StreamPipes

NEWS: Space Flyby free

Reading and writing metadata from multimedia files

NEWS: Hidden Data free

A tool for distro hoppers

LINUX VOICE: Tutorial – Ventoy free

Graphing the pandemic with open data

IN-DEPTH: Visualize free

Git Essentials

Seven general-purpose Git utilities

15.09.2020

While Git tools and add-ons abound, these seven utilities can help any user make the most of Git.

Record screencasts with VokoscreenNG

NEWS: On Air free

Personal Data Manager

LINUX VOICE: Tutorial – CalDAV/CardDAV free

Drawing diagrams with PlantUML

IN-DEPTH: Picture This free