scottnesbitt.net: As useful as I find the Linux command line, there are more than a couple of commands that I use rarely. But when I do use them they definitely come in handy.
In this HowTo I will describe how to prepare a CentOS 6.3 server for OpenVZ. With OpenVZ you can create multiple Virtual Private Servers (VPS) on the same hardware, similar to Xen and the Linux Vserver project. OpenVZ is the open-source branch of Virtuozzo, a commercial virtualization solution used by many providers that offer virtual servers. The OpenVZ kernel patch is licensed under the GPL license, and the user-level tools are under the QPL license.
This tutorial shows how you can set up a Linux Mint 13 (Maya) desktop (KDE version) that is a full-fledged replacement for a Windows desktop, i.e. that has all the software that people need to do the things they do on their Windows desktops. The advantages are clear: you get a secure system without DRM restrictions that works even on old hardware, and the best thing is: all software comes free of charge.
- LibreOffice Infographics, July 17
- Add Ubuntu Studio sounds to Ubuntu 12.04
- Add watermarks to all your ODF files automatically
- Does Programming a Computer Make A New Machine?
- The Linux Link Tech Show Episode 463
howtogeek.com: When a Linux system boots, it enters its default runlevel and runs the startup scripts associated with that runlevel. You can also switch between runlevels – for example, there’s a runlevel designed for recovery and maintenance operations.
linuxlibrary.org: If you are looking for a full-featured text editor with nothing left out it may be time to try LibreOffice. This fantastic set of software will allow you to create mesmerizing documents with stylish text formatting, images, tables, calculations, and much more.
This tutorial shows how you can set up a Kubuntu 12.04 desktop that is a full-fledged replacement for a Windows desktop, i.e. that has all the software that people need to do the things they do on their Windows desktops. The advantages are clear: you get a secure system without DRM restrictions that works even on old hardware, and the best thing is: all software comes free of charge.
datamation.com: Activities are the defining feature of the KDE 4 release series. Yet, despite their potential, Activities remain poorly understood. Here is my wish list of improvements that would help Activities to come into their own:
The concept of the right-click context menu has been around since forever but you don't have to be content with the defaults that come with your software, especially file managers. KDE's Dolphin and Konqueror are no exceptions. It's a complete no brainer to install more contextual menus, so let's do it.
Read the howto at Free Software Magazine.
This tutorial shows how you can set up a Pinguy OS 12.04 desktop that is a full-fledged replacement for a Windows desktop, i.e. that has all the software that people need to do the things they do on their Windows desktops. The advantages are clear: you get a secure system without DRM restrictions that works even on old hardware, and the best thing is: all software comes free of charge.
- systemd for Administrators, Part XIV, Part XV
- Announcements Pour In from Red Hat's Conference
- Red Hat CEO: We're at the Dawn of the Information Economy (and Linux is the Sun)
- LibreOffice 3.6.0 is on Its Way
- Power Programming: Bitwise Tips and Tricks
- Tiny and Big, Episode 1 Released
- Epic Action RPG “The Real Texas” Released
- Mods and hacks for the Raspberry Pi
- A slice of Raspberry Pi
- Communicate with other users in your terminal using “write” command
royal.pingdom.com: Glance down at your keyboard. Look to the top right, somewhere above or around the “Page Up” and “Home” keys. If you’ve got a keyboard that follows long standing convention (at least if you’re using a PC), you’ll see a key that has the cryptic word “SysRq” on it.
This tutorial shows how you can install an Apache2 webserver on a Fedora 17 server with PHP5 (through PHP-FPM) and MySQL support. PHP-FPM (FastCGI Process Manager) is an alternative PHP FastCGI implementation with some additional features useful for sites of any size, especially busier sites.
- An Overview Of Qt 5.0 Features
- Debunking x32 myths
- Fedora Is Unsure About 256 Color Terminals
- Ubuntu Weekly Newsletter Issue 271
- netrunner 4.2: everything but the kitchen sink
- Mageia 2: smooth upgrade
- Debian Wheezy GNU/kFreeBSD: Slower Than Linux
- Ulteo OVD 3 – Open Source Remote Desktop
- The Linux Setup - Chris, Open Source Developer
- Discovering Zorin OS
- GCC 4.8 Compiler - Is It Faster Yet?
- Ubuntu TV: The Community Wish List Is Taking Shape
- The Linux Directory Structure Explained
- Edit your Videos with LiVES!
- Zorin OS 6 Review
- Turn an Old Computer into a Networked Backup, Streaming, or Torrenting Machine with Ubuntu
- Welcome To Ubuntu's Penguin Bar - How Can I Help You?
- Gentoo Linux Health Report
- This Week in Linux
- Why companies must adopt the open source way
- Improving font rendering on Fedora 17
- Fedora introduces offline updates
- NVIDIA Loses Huge GPU Order Due To Linux Blob
- Another Happy Linux User
- TuxRadar Podcast Season 4 Episode 11 Shineness
- CAOS Theory Podcast 2012.06.22
- 9 Tricks for Using List Styles in LibreOffice
- Another major game platform to support Ubuntu; Unity 4
- Linux Format 160 On Sale Today - How to make a billion dollars the Red Hat way
- New KDE Copy Dialog: First Preview
- Summer of beautiful installations
- GNOME Foundation Board Elections Results
- FLOSS Weekly 215 - Excito
- The Linux Link Tech Show Episode 460
- Going Linux #175 An Interview with Jono Bacon
- Fedora 18 will install certain updates when rebooting
- First look at the curved tabs in Firefox's new Australis design
- Valve Picks Up Another Key Linux Developer
- Linux cool hacks - Compilation 4
- Ubuntu Weekly Newsletter Issue 270
- Red Hat Shares Slide After Missing Estimates
- why we need anti-harassment policies
- Five principles of an open source company
- How to have animated wallpapers in KDE
- Measuring the Raspberry Pi's Current Consumption
- 8 Ways to Tweak and Configure Sudo on Ubuntu
- Go nuclear on Gentoo’s Perl
- 7 Tips to Get the Most Out of BleachBit
- So, you want to learn Linux?
- Raspberry Pi forever - getting the SD card(s) to work
- Create your own Magic 8 Ball script
- next iterations of the kde workspaces
- Mandriva 2012 Tech Preview KDE Screenshots
- Kwooty – The chilled-out nzb binary downloader for KDE 4
- Airtime Rocks | LAS | s22e04
- Linux Outlaws 269 – Someone Klose That Hole
- TTYtter – Tweet via The Command Line
- Canonical announces Ubuntu Apps Showdown
- A free Raspberry Pi for every child is a bad idea, says its designer
- X.Org Applications On Wayland Are Working
- Sabayon 9 Gnome Screenshots, Xfce
- Linux Mint: From scratch - Part IV
- Close the terminal without killing the running program
- OpenBSD Is Now Forked As Bitrig
- Kororaa 15 support ending
- FLOSS Weekly » Episode 214: LibreOffice