A new: “MPD”

MPD in computer science is the acronym for "Music Player Daemon", a first for the world of computing. Until now we have been used to thinking of audio players as monolithic programs, potentially also very heavy, which take charge of all operations related to audio files. To cite a few examples “Windows Read more…

Alien will turn to “deb” in “rpm” and vice versa

Estimated reading time: < 1 minuteToday we see a small handbook for the operation of "alien”, application that converts archives "deb"To Debian in “rpm"To RedHat, and vice versa. Clearly available only for GNU / Linux. Although it is a stable software and regularly updated, “alienshould not be used for the installation of packages important for the system. Alien offers an alternative if they do not exist compiled packages for your distribution, is not suitable to replace the system libraries. (more…)