CrunchBang 11 (Waldorf) A lightweight Debian based Linux Distribution

The default CrunchBang desktop setup
The default CrunchBang desktop setup

CrunchBang is a Debian based lightweight Linux distribution, created by Philip Newborough, designed to offer speed and functionality. CrunchBang uses the Openbox window manager with GTK+ applications.

Install Linux Kernel 3.8.7 in Ubuntu/Linux Mint

Linux Kernel 3.8.7 is the seventh maintenance release for the kernel 3.8 series bringing more updates and various bugfixes. In this guide, we will help you install this kernel in Ubuntu/Linux Mint using a bash script. The kernel files can be obtained from here.

Linux Mint Debian Edition 201303 released!

The team is proud to announce the release of LMDE 201303.

Kali Linux: Now available for download

Kali Linux is an advanced Penetration Testing and Security Auditing Linux distribution based on Debian and comes with packed with Gnome as stock (DE Desktop Environment). Kali Linux is developed by Offensive Security, The same people who developed BackTrack.

Install Emacs on Ubuntu/Linux Mint or Fedora/Other RPM based Linux

Emacs (pron.: /ˈmæks/) and its derivatives are a family of text editors that are characterized by their extensibility.  manual for one variant describes it as “the extensible, customizable, self-documenting, real-time display editor.” Development began in the mid-1970s and continues actively as of 2013 Emacs has over 2,000 built-in commands and allows the user to combine these commands into macros to automate work. The use of Emacs Lisp, a variant of the Lisp programming language, provides a deep extension capability.