Sunday, February 26, 2012

Linux command - uname: Print certain system information

The linux command uname print system information.

Usage: uname [OPTION]...
Print certain system information. With no OPTION, same as -s.

uname

Sunday, February 19, 2012

VLC media player, 2.0.0 released

VLC media player
VLC is a free and open source cross-platform multimedia player and framework that plays most multimedia files as well as DVD, Audio CD, VCD, and various streaming protocols.

http://www.videolan.org/vlc/

Wednesday, February 8, 2012

Edit PDF on Linux, using PDFedit


Complete editing of pdf documents is made possible with PDFedit. You can change either raw pdf objects (for advanced users) or use predefined gui functions. Functions can be easily added as everything is based on a scripts.

Scripting is used to a great extent in editor and almost anything can be scripted, it is possible to create own scripts or plugins.

PDFedit can be installed in Ubuntu Software Center directly, by searching PDFedit.

website: http://pdfedit.cz/en/index.html