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The Perfect Server - CentOS 4.8 Server i386 [ISPConfig 2]

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This tutorial shows how to set up a CentOS 4.8 server that offers all services needed by ISPs and web hosters: Apache web server (SSL-capable), Postfix mail server with SMTP-AUTH and TLS, BIND DNS server, Proftpd FTP server, MySQL server, Dovecot POP3/IMAP, Quota, Firewall, etc.

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  • Hack Karmic's GDM Login Screen

  • No more printers / cups not running
  • Automatically Take a Screenshot and Make it Public using Dropbox
  • Debian Boot Messages
  • Virtual Interfaces: When One IP Isn't Enough
  • php tail
  • Launch OpenOffice.org Faster
  • How do I set up a network printer or print server?
  • How To: GNOME GMail Notifier
  • How to remove a deb package manually
  • Import SSH Key without Verification
  • Change the Default Editor
  • Building Linux Audio Applications 101: A User's Guide, Part 2
  • How can I make X start on a different tty?
  • Install Internet Explorer on Linux with IEs4Linux

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  • Vim – Add Line Numbers
  • Best way to create perfect chromium launcher on Linux
  • Find details about your ISO images from the Linux command line
  • Howto: Canon LBP 5100 with Samba (amd64)
  • Adding Color to Bash List Command Part II
  • UTF-8 and apache - mysql - php
  • movietime – stop powersaving to watch a movie
  • Making Firefox Fonts On Linux Look Like They Do On Windows
  • Lions and Tigers and Shares... Oh Mount!
  • Using Eselect
  • Mound Data Manager – Manage data in the context of other applications
  • Change Ethernet Card’s Speed And Duplex Settings In Ubuntu Linux
  • Amarok 2.X proxy settings

Stay safe when using a Linux PC

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computeractive.co.uk: In some ways Linux can be easier to manage than Windows, but security remains important. We show you how to stay safe.

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  • How to solve boot problems with Ubuntu after kernel upgrade
  • Add ftp service to your Ubuntu Server
  • How to disable the blanking of screen after idle timeout in linux
  • Gentoo: How to fix a broken Python installation
  • How To Monitor Your System Performance In OpenSuSe
  • KDE – Blog from KOrganizer HOWTO
  • Bluecoat Proxy SG device Supporting FTP
  • How to install Chromium in Arch Linux (Google Chrome)
  • Improve flash performance (a bit, maybe)

GIMP for Beginners, Part 2: Understanding Layers

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techenclave.com: This is the second part of The Gimp beginner series I am writing for LFY. The second part consist of layer introduction. So download the pdf and get started with Gimp.

How-To: Install OpenOffice.org 3.1.1 in Ubuntu 9.04

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OpenOffice.org 3.1.1 was released a few days ago, bringing many bug fixes to the stable 3.1 series. One of the ways to get it on Jaunty is to use the Launchpad.net PPA for OpenOffice.org Scribblers which recently packaged it for Ubuntu Jaunty and included it in their repositories.

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  • Set up your new Ubuntu Server as a Samba Server
  • SSH From Behind a Firewall via HTTP Proxy
  • Installing 32-bit Support into 64-bit Fedora 11
  • Different ways to see hidden folders in UBUNTU
  • Dansguardian: Unable to getgrnam(): Success, Error opening/creating log file
  • Save time on downloads with delta RPMs in Fedora 11
  • How To: Use A Screensaver As Desktop Wallpaper
  • AfterStep -Just another windows manager for Linux
  • Tutorial: Encrypted Web Browsing at Starbucks
  • Fix Most Audio Problems: Remove PulseAudio
  • Metapixel magic

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  • Add a Desktop Dictionary to Ubuntu
  • List of useful Python libraries
  • Switch distributions – Keep your files & settings
  • How To: Install A Line6 GuitarPort or TonePort UX1 or GX
  • Install VLC on Ubuntu via PPA
  • Create Custom mouse cursours(pointers) for your ubuntu
  • Install Updated Gnome-Do – Now With Awesome GMail Docklet
  • Installing Ubuntu Server 9.04
  • Installing ReactOS on KVM virtual machine on Gentoo
  • Normalizing Path Names with Bash
  • A Quick and Subtle Introduction to Emacs
  • Calendars & emacs
  • A great Blender tutorial: back to school with Blender
  • KDE 4.x and Autostart
  • Display lyrics of your playing track with Lyrics Screenlet

How To Add A Splash Image To GRUB 2 On Ubuntu 9.04

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This tutorial shows how you can add a splash image to your GRUB 2 boot loader on Ubuntu 9.04. Please note that you should use this tutorial only if you have upgraded your bootloader to GRUB 2 previously.

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