I was wondering if there were any system monitor like the DSL one. I like the simplicity of this monitor and its minimalistic aspect.

I discovered conky and I could customize any thing I liked because conky has a lot of options to monitor your disks, RAM, network, swap, etc and pass any command to it

There are some screenshot in the official conky website. Take a look at mine

Conky with Tilda

Conky with Tilda


Apt-build: Optimization for Debian!!!

Apt-build is a package that lets you compile the packages from scratch and optimizing them. It approaches all the advantages of apt. There are many options, unfortunately not as much as in Gentoo’s Portage package system.

For unfeared users, there is an options that recompiles the entire system.