Linux

Setup Raspberry Pi truly headless

Submitted by ravisagar on Fri, 09/30/2022 - 16:23

Avoid these mistakes and you can install Raspbian without a monitor or a keyboard. Truly Headless.

#raspberrypi #Headless #raspbian

Check internet speed from the terminal

Submitted by ravisagar on Sun, 09/25/2022 - 17:57

Sometimes is is much convenient to use the terminal to perform some important tasks like checking your internet speed.

#speedtest #cli

Arch Linux or Fedora?

Submitted by ravisagar on Fri, 07/29/2022 - 18:12

I have used Fedora since early 2000s but moved to Arch Linux 2 years ago and I think Arch Linux could be a very good first Linux OS.

#arch #fedora

Display calendar in terminal

Submitted by ravisagar on Fri, 07/29/2022 - 18:10

It is always nice to have a calendar in your terminal that you can access very quickly. There is a command/utility called cal.

#cal #Calendar

WiFi printing using CUPS and Avahi

Submitted by ravisagar on Tue, 07/26/2022 - 05:49

Finally after a long time I gathered courage to setup CUPS to print from my Arch Linux install.

#cups #avahi

Scan using sane and scanimage

Submitted by ravisagar on Tue, 07/19/2022 - 17:09

There is a nice utility called scanimage which comes with sane. You can scan documents terminal and it works nicely.

#sane #scanimage

Ghostscript - Convert PDF to black and white using

Submitted by ravisagar on Fri, 07/01/2022 - 18:27

I am sure once in your life you had to convert a PDF file from colour to black and white, right? There is a very simple way of doing it using Ghostscript.

#ghostscript

Unite pdf files easily

Submitted by ravisagar on Wed, 06/29/2022 - 18:19

Why pay anyone to consolidate or combine your pdf files? You can do it yourself with this simple command. It comes with poppler.

sudo pacman -S poppler

#pdfunite

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