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Back up Your Gnome Desktop and Settings

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yatsite.blogspot: Yourgnome allow users to backup all things relative to Gnome on your Linux Machine. Packs everything into a tar.gz into your Home folder.

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  • Using Grep

  • prevent graphical grub menu on startup
  • Linux Commands to Create NTFS Filesystem on USB Stick
  • Installing Roboform in Linux and integrating it with Firefox
  • LaTeX made easy
  • Installing Ubuntu Netbook Remix in Ubuntu 9.04
  • Creating Cover Art with Open-Source Software
  • How to squeeze blank lines using cat or less
  • Distro Choice: Based on Using runlevels

A great new theme for PCLinuxOS 2009.1

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For those who wish a new theme for their PCLinuxOS 2009.1 desktops, a nice one just showed up in repositories. It features a much softer look than the shipped theme and I'll show you the steps to install it.

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  • HOWTO remotely install debian over gentoo without physical access

  • Commandline 101: Ping and Traceroute
  • Hotplug a CPU
  • Printing in black and white on Linux
  • OOo: queries: multiplying two fields together, and summing
  • vimdiff - Edit two or Three versions of a file with Vim and show differences
  • Tiny bash scripts: check Internet connection availability
  • Use a Different Color for the Root Shell Prompt

The Perfect Server - Fedora 10 [ISPConfig 3]

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This tutorial shows how to prepare a Fedora 10 server for the installation of ISPConfig 3, and how to install ISPConfig 3.

VMware Workstation 6.5.1 build-126130 and Linux kernel 2.6.29

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With the attached patch you can persuade your VMware Workstation to work on the newest Linux kernel 2.6.29. There are no guarantees, but it works for me(tm).

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  • How to Distro Hop Without Killing Your Productivity

  • Installing Debian from harddisk
  • Video: Enable Desktop Search on Ubuntu 8.10
  • Scan a Range of IPs
  • Really Fixing mplayer Sound Problems
  • How to Remove Pulse Audio Ubuntu
  • I Use Ubuntu and There’s No “su”!
  • How-To: Set Up Gmail in KMail (KDE4)
  • Display Your Public IP Address in the Shell Prompt
  • Howto build Debian Live CD

Solutions for tracing UNIX applications

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This tutorial is for UNIX system developers and administrators who are looking for the best ways to troubleshoot applications problems running on their systems.

KVM Virtualization With Enomalism 2 On An Ubuntu 8.10 Server

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Enomalism ECP (Elastic Computing Platform) provides a web-based control panel that lets you design, deploy, and manage virtual machines on one or more host systems (in the case of multiple systems, we speak of a cluster or cloud).

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