Gary Sims

Gary has been a technical writer, author and blogger since 2003. He is an expert in open source systems (including Linux), system administration, system security and networking protocols. He also knows several programming languages, as he was previously a software engineer for 10 years. He has a Bachelor of Science in business information systems from a UK University.

SymphonyOS 14.1 review

SymphonyOS 14.1 review

SymphonyOS started life back in 2004, and after a hiatus of several years, it has been renewed with the aptly named phoenix series. Let’s check it out and see how it performs.

Advanced Guide to nslookup

Advanced Guide to nslookup

The “nslookup” command helps you to look up addresses in the Internet. Check out the advanced guide here to master nslookup.

How to Sync Microsoft OneDrive in Linux

How to Sync Microsoft OneDrive in Linux

Microsoft’s OneDrive is tightly integrated with Windows and there isn’t a Linux sync agent. Find out how you can sync OneDrive in Linux with onedrive-d.

4MLinux Review and Installation Guide

4MLinux Review and Installation Guide

4MLinux is a small Linux distribution that caters to the four M’s – Maintenance, Multimedia, Miniserver and Mystery. Let’s check out the 4MLinux review.

Installing Cinnamon on Ubuntu 14.04

Installing Cinnamon on Ubuntu 14.04

The PPA that used to host Cinnamon desktop has stopped being maintained since May 2014. Here is another way to install Cinnamon on Ubuntu 14.04.

CentOS 7 Review and Installation Guide

CentOS 7 Review and Installation Guide

CentOS 7 introduces several major changes over the CentOS 6.x line. Check out our CentOS 7 review and installation guide and see what is in store in CentOS 7.