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Tux Machines (TM)-specific
Hi, Some time ago, i wanted to test ubuntu while still running Fedora and XP, so I made my system a Triple boot one, all managed by Grub.
One Grub point either to XP or to the other Grub, here is how i made that: http://linux.go2linux.org/node/19
If you have two internet providers, and want to balance the load between them, you can use your Linux Box for doing that, you do not need a big machine, an old one can do the job. You can even decide which route to Internet will have more or less load.
If you need for any reason to run VMware server on Debian Etch, you will need to patch VMWare first, so here is how to do it. Vmware on Debian Etch
This is my first installation of Ulteo, the Debian (ubuntu) based Linux created by Gael Duval.
I will continue experimenting with it, and see how it performs with WiFi in a laptop, an IBM T30 is the only one I have.
Knoppix, the famous live Linux CD that practically started the live CD trend, needs no introduction to most people. One of the things that's so great about it is that you can take it with you and boot to a familiar Linux environment on almost any modern computer, without touching the OS that's already installed on it.
Backup your server, is always good as all of us knows, anyway is not always done as often as it should do. Here you will find some different methods to backup your system full or partial.
So should not be any more excuses of not backing up the data.
The purpose of this article is to introduce the reader to the idea of simultaneous contrast and to the amazing effects of color interactions. Color is the single most important tool that artists and designers used throughout the ages to beautify their environment. But to use color effectively one has to understand its basic functions, its psychological and visual impacts on the environment.
4D Chart documents can be created in plug-in areas on forms or in separate plug-in windows. Here we show you how to create, open, and save 4D Chart documents in both types of areas.
This article explains the basics of managing 4D Chart documents,including:
The MPlayer, Linux Movie Player, is an extraordinary video and audio player, and it has hundreds of options to use in order to do everything we wish to an audio or video file, one of these fantastic options are used to video output.
Minitutor from: GoblinX Minitutors
A how-to on manually installing Xgl and compiz on Debian Sid, for KDE users, with the proprietary ATI graphics driver ("fglrx").
After a lil work getting the config right for s hosting/shell server I finally came up with the script that will patch, compile, and install the gresecurity patched kernel. You just run the shell script and it will download the kernel and patch, patch the kernel, download the config, and then compile and install.
The config I got made up is for Pentium4/Xeon/Celeron based servers.
For those using apf on the new kernels and getting ipt_state error, since 2.6.15 they changed the name of them kernel modules and apf does not recognize them. Do not enable monokern as some people suggest, this will screw up your passive ftp and will not work good
GrSecurity kernel upgrade and patch script. Downloads the 126.96.36.199 kernel and the latest grsecurity patch and then unpacks and patches the kernel, after that it tells you what to do next.
After extenisve testing I have found what I think are the best mod security rules you can have for a basic server with average php scripts.
In the last few years on the Internet the price of dedicated servers have went down and more people are beginning to use them for their sites, game servers, or small hosting companies. With this comes as I was talking about in my last article inexperienced admins. Lots of people I spoke too are too intimated by the linux shell and try to administer their server completely from the control panel.