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How to install Microsoft’s Build of OpenJDK on Linux

Microsoft has built their own version of OpenJDK. This build of Open JDK 11 is available on Azure as well as for users to download and install on their local machine. According to Microsoft’s Dev Blogs: They rely on Java technologies for a variety of their own internal systems, applications, and workloads to enable well-known […]

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Install Kitty (Terminal Emulator) on Ubuntu

Kitty is a free and open-source feature rich GPU based terminal emulator developed by Kovid Goyal, the project is being actively maintained with over 130+ contributors. Here are some of its features listed below: Offloads rendering to the GPU for lower system load and buttery smooth scrolling. Uses threaded rendering to minimize input latency. Supports […]

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What is a Zombie process in Linux?

You may come across a message that states, “There is 1 zombie process.”. You might come across this when logging into your Ubuntu Server via SSH. If you see such a message you don’t have to panic or worry, it is just notifying you. I will explain in depth what this means. Zombie explained. On […]

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Remove unused Flatpak Runtimes from Linux

Flatpak does not remove dependencies such as runtime components after a certain program is removed, this means if the program has been uninstalled the runtime libraries do not uninstall with it. This can over time cause massive disk space usage, if you heavily rely on it. Step 1. Removing runtime dependencies using the unused flag […]

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Jekyll on Fedora

Jekyll is a free and open-source static site generator written in Ruby. It is popularly known for being used to power the GitHub Pages service. I switched my testing machine to Fedora 34, to test Gnome 40 and to work on some web development projects. In that process I discovered that setting up Jekyll requires […]

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