How to fix microphone audio playback including your system sounds on Linux

馃攷 The Problem Recently, I have been on voice calls with my friends, and I have been noticing that my system sounds are being included in my microphone playback. An example of this would be if I listen to music whilst talking to friends, my friends can hear the music too. This isn鈥檛 ideal, so I decided I would try and fix it. Luckily, I found it to be quite an easy fix....

September 16, 2021 路 2 min 路 Seth

How to transfer files between Linux devices with scp

馃寢 The Problem Let鈥檚 assume that you have a file that you need to get off of a server, or one that you want to put on a server. It would be a bit long winded to go and setup some form of FTP client, or to configure a share to deal with this small task. Fortunately, this is where scp comes in. SCP allows you to securely transfer files between devices through the command line....

September 8, 2021 路 2 min 路 Seth

How to setup Lutris to play games on Linux

Lutris is a great option for people who want to play any games on Linux. It has an amazing collection of different supported platforms, and it allows you to play anything from Windows games, to native Linux all the way to Nintendo 3DS and PS2 games. It also connects to popular stores and allows you to download games from your library directly. I鈥檝e used it to run the Epic Games Store, a few Humble Bundle games and even a few of my Steam games....

July 15, 2021 路 2 min 路 Seth