Wednesday, August 23, 2017

How to install Brackets on Lubuntu 16.04

How to install Brackets on Lubuntu 16.04

Brackets (brackets.io) is another text editor for web developer which totally free to use and open source. Brackets is available on windows, macOS and linux. In this article i will show you how to properly install brackets text editor on lubuntu 16.04.

Tuesday, August 22, 2017

How to install Visual Studio Code on Lubuntu 16.04

microsoft visual studio code on lubuntu

Visual studio code is a lightweight text editor made by microsoft which available for free on window, mac and linux. Visual studio code is a free software and in this article i will show you how to install it on lubuntu 16.04.

Monday, August 14, 2017

How to restart php-fpm on Lubuntu

How to restart php-fpm on Lubuntu

After editing php.ini the next thing you want to do is to restart the php itself so that the changes in php.ini can take effect. So the question is how to restart php (php-fpm) on lubuntu?

Tuesday, August 1, 2017

Where is php.ini located on lubuntu?

Where is php.ini located on lubuntu?

As php developer, you will find your self enabling or disabling some features in php, therefore you need to edit the php.ini file, the question is where this php.ini located on lubuntu/ubuntu?

Monday, July 24, 2017

How to delete trash from command line

How to delete trash from command line

When you delete files or folder on lubuntu normally it will goes to trash can first, and then you can permanently delete if you wish, but sometimes it doesn't work, there are some files that can't be removed on the trash can. The solution is to delete from command line.

Sunday, July 23, 2017

How to show directory only with ls command

How to show directory only with ls command

The ls command on lubuntu (and linux in general) will output list of files and directory, but what if i just need to show list of directory with ls? how to show directory only with ls command?

Sunday, June 18, 2017

How to check PHP error log on Lubuntu?

How to check PHP error log on Lubuntu?

Quick question from one of my friend at work who just learn about php programming, he asked me about how to check error message in php? well, if you are not using any framework (just regular php), then the answer is in the web server error log.

Thursday, June 8, 2017

How to install Magento 2.1 on Lubuntu 16.04

How to install Magento 2.1 on Lubuntu 16.04

Magento is one of the most popular e-commerce platforms in the entire universe, with magento you can create online shop that can handles thousand of request every day. In this article i will show you how to install magento 2.1 on lubuntu 16.04.

Saturday, June 3, 2017

How to install ADB on Lubuntu 16.04

How to install ADB on Lubuntu 16.04

ADB or android debug bridge is tool for communicating with android device through command line, you can do all kind of cool stuff using adb command. in this article i will show you how to install android debug bridge (ADB) on lubuntu 16.04.

Friday, June 2, 2017

How to do screencast on Lubuntu

How to do screencast on Lubuntu

Screencast or screen recording is a digital recording of computer screen output, also known as a video screen capture, often containing audio narration. So how to do a screencast on lubuntu desktop?

Thursday, June 1, 2017

Download Lubuntu 16.04 default wallpaper

Download Lubuntu 16.04 default wallpaper

Every lubuntu release comes with different wallpaper, including lubuntu 16.04, so here's lubuntu 16.04 default wallpaper. You can download from the link below.

Where is Lubuntu default wallpaper located?

Where is Lubuntu default wallpaper located?

So this question asked by one of my friend, he asked me about where the default wallpaper on lubuntu is located? okay my friend here's the answer.

Wednesday, May 31, 2017

How to eject CD/DVD ROM from command line

How to eject CD/DVD ROM from command line

If you have an old laptop or an old PC, you probably have a CD or DVD rom drive, this is what people use back in the old days. But did you know that you can eject the CD/DVD drive from command line? i'm going to show you this cool trick.

How to start and stop service on Lubuntu

How to start and stop service on Lubuntu

A single computer may have a lot of service running in the background, for example on my lubuntu i have apache web server, mysql database server, and php fpm running in the background, these are services. So how do i start and stop these services?

Thursday, May 25, 2017

How to install and use Ngrok on Lubuntu 16.04

How to install and use Ngrok on Lubuntu 16.04

Ngrok is tunneling tool that can make your localhost accessible on the internet, it's a good way to test your local web app. If you are web developer you probably want to try ngrok, it can make your life easier. In this article i will show you how to install and use ngrok on lubuntu 16.04.

Tuesday, May 23, 2017

How to install npm on Lubuntu 16.04

How to install npm on Lubuntu 16.04

Npm is package dependency manager for nodejs application and javascript in general, similar to composer for php and gem for ruby. If you are a javascript developer you are going to need npm installed on your system. In this article i will show you how to install npm on lubuntu 16.04.

Saturday, May 20, 2017

How to install Sass on Lubuntu 16.04

How to install Sass on Lubuntu 16.04

Sass is powerful but elegant CSS compiler that makes CSS fun again, sass is the most mature, stable, and powerful professional grade CSS extension language in the world. In this article i will show you how to install sass on lubuntu 16.04.

How to install Ruby on Lubuntu 16.04

How to install Ruby on Lubuntu 16.04

Ruby is an object oriented programming language for general purpose, in this article i will show you how to install ruby on lubuntu 16.04. If you want to learn about ruby language you might want to read this.

Saturday, May 13, 2017

How to install Wordpress on Lubuntu 16.04

How to install Wordpress on Lubuntu 16.04

Wordpress is the most popular blog platform in the universe, in this article i'm going to show you how to install wordpress on local computer running lubuntu 16.04 operating system.

How to run Nginx alongside Apache

How to run Nginx along side Apache web server

Technically you can run both nginx and apache web server on your lubuntu, but they can't be on the same port number. This article i'm going to show you how to run both web server on lubuntu 16.04. 

How to install Nginx on Lubuntu 16.04

How to install Nginx on Lubuntu 16.04

Nginx (engine x) is a high performance web server and a reverse proxy server, the difference with apache web server is that nginx is more focus on performance (speed). In this article i will show you how to install nginx web server on lubuntu 16.04.

Wednesday, May 10, 2017

5 best image viewer for Lubuntu

5 best image viewer for Lubuntu

The standard image viewer that comes with lubuntu 16.04 is fine, but it is not great, i feel like it is slow sometimes and simply can't show metadata information. After trying all kind of image viewer on lubuntu, i came out with this top 5 best image viewer for lubuntu.

Wednesday, May 3, 2017

How to install Slim 3 Framework on Lubuntu

Slim Framework on Lubuntu

Laravel is a great framework for developing php-based website and application, but for just creating an APIs, laravel can be overkill, to many features that you are not going to use, we need something simple.

How to install composer on Lubuntu 16.04

install composer

Composer is dependency tool for php, there are many php framework and libraries that can be install using composer, so i think composer is a must have for php developer. In this short tutorial i will show you how to install composer on lubuntu 16.04.

Saturday, April 22, 2017

How to add weather widget on Lubuntu desktop


Wouldn't be nice if we have a weather forecast widget on our lubuntu desktop? in this article i will show you how to add a weather widget on lubuntu desktop.

Friday, April 21, 2017

How to show list of php modules on Lubuntu


If you want to check what kind of modules you have with your php installation, you can do it from command line, using this simple command you can see list of php modules that you have right now.

Wednesday, April 19, 2017

How to install docker engine and compose on Lubuntu 16.04


Docker is an application that makes it simple and easy to run application processes in a container, which are like virtual machines, only more portable, more resource-friendly, and more dependent on the host operating system. This article is about installing docker engine and docker compose on lubuntu 16.04.

Tuesday, April 18, 2017

How to install Phalcon PHP on Lubuntu


Phalcon is an open source, php framework written as C-extension, optimized for high performance, meaning it is focus on delivering faster speed for website and application. In this article i will show you how to setup phalcon framework on lubuntu.

Thursday, March 30, 2017

Using docky on Lubuntu


Docky is an application docking that can make your desktop looks little bit like mac os which have a dock app at the bottom of the screen. In this article i'm going to show you how to install and use docky on lubuntu.

How to move Lubuntu panel to the top?


By default lubuntu is adopting microsoft window's style desktop with start menu program and task bar at the bottom of the desktop, is it possible to change the position of lubuntu panel to the top?

Friday, March 3, 2017

Using Synapse on Lubuntu


What is synapse? synapse is a very cool application launcher, i really love it, having synapse on my lubuntu 16.04 makes my life easier, i can launch application from anywhere i want. In this article i will show you how to install synapse on lubuntu and how to use it.

Tuesday, February 28, 2017

Playing Tetris on Lubuntu

Playing Tetris on Lubuntu

You want more games? how about some tetris game? on lubuntu there is a tetris game called 'tint', it's pretty much like the original tetris game on IBM PC back in the old days.

Playing Space Invaders on Lubuntu

space invaders on lubuntu

It's lunch break, how about playing some retro game on lubuntu? 'space invaders' perhaps? on lubuntu there is a 'space invaders' clone game called 'ninvaders', this game is pretty much like the good old 'space invaders'.

Friday, February 24, 2017

How to show weather info on command line Lubuntu

lubuntu logo

While you are working on the command line, you can show weather information for any place that you wish to see, there is a program on the command line that can do that, in this article i will show you how to show weather info on command line of lubuntu.

How to install Slack on Lubuntu


Using slack you can communicate with your team member at work, slack is team collaboration tool that can be use to communicate between team members privately. By default slack is available on the web via slack.com, but there is also desktop app for slack on lubuntu/ubuntu.

Thursday, February 23, 2017

Convert audio video on Lubuntu using Selene

Convert audio video on Lubuntu using Selene

When you heard the word 'selene', you probably think that is a person name, quite possibly a girl, but no i'm not talking about a girl, the 'selene' i'm talking about is a software for converting audio and video files.

Tuesday, January 31, 2017

How to install Spotify on Lubuntu


If you are spotify users, you might want to install the client app on your lubuntu/ubuntu, so you can enjoy your favorite music on lubuntu. In this article i will show you how to install spotify desktop app on lubuntu.

Friday, January 13, 2017

Listening music on command line Lubuntu


Who says you can't listening music from the command line? there are many things you can do while you are on the command line mode, that's include playback audio files (mp3, flac, wma, ogg. etc).