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Ubuntu

Recover Files from a Windows OS with PhotoRec via an Ubuntu Live CD

Post date: January 8, 2011, 23:01 Category: Miscellaneous Views: 3647 Comments
Tutorial quote: This tutorial guides you through recovering data from a crashed drive by using PhotoRec via n Ubuntu Live CD. It is written in plain language.
Unix+clones

Setting Up Samba 3.x

Post date: April 15, 2005, 23:04 Category: Network Views: 3179 Comments
Tutorial quote: Recently I got the opportunity to setup a new lab for a small school. The server runs Linux and the workstations run WindowsXP. There are 3 levels of access on the workstations (admin, teacher, and student) and security on the workstations is based on Windows policies applied at logon.
Ubuntu

How to include

Post date: December 8, 2006, 13:12 Category: Desktop Views: 2990 Comments
Tutorial quote: For those of you that recently came from the wonderful world of windows you might prefer to have quick access to “My Computer”, “My Documents” and “Trash” right there on the desktop. This tutorial will outline how to have those icons included (or removed).
Solaris

Diagnosing random crashes

Post date: April 13, 2005, 05:04 Category: Miscellaneous Views: 4640 Comments
Tutorial quote: Solaris will exercise everything on a PC. I have seen machines run just fine with Windows for months and crash during a Solaris x86 install. The reason was always marginal parts/specs/timings/temperatures that were never pushed to the failure limits until Solaris x86 was installed.
Ubuntu

Make Gimp Panels Auto Hide in Gnome

Post date: June 22, 2009, 10:06 Category: Optimizing Views: 4873 Comments
Tutorial quote: Normally, Gimp panels are de-attached from the main window, so you practically have 3 windows. And that can be bad for productivity and usability. But you can change that to auto-hiding dock panels.
Ubuntu

NTFS-3G - Read & Write NTFS

Post date: July 30, 2006, 18:07 Category: System Views: 5896 Comments
Tutorial quote: A cool little app has been released which allows you to safely read and write to your Windows NTFS drives directly in your Linux machine.
Debian

Using Samba on Debian Linux

Post date: February 3, 2006, 01:02 Category: Network Views: 4176 Comments
Tutorial quote: This article will show you how to install Samba 3.X on Debian Linux 3.1 (Sarge) and make it authenticate against a Windows server running Active Directory. It is not intended on replacing the actual official Samba 3 manual - which is a quite good read anyway.
Linux

Block Ads / Malware / Spyware using hosts file (Windows / Linux)

Post date: January 24, 2010, 06:01 Category: Security Views: 5087 Comments
Tutorial quote: The most easy way to block advertisements and other malware sites is to point those site to ip address 127.0.0.1 or 0.0.0.0 (however the zero version may not be compatible with all systems) in your hosts file.
Unix+clones

A Tcl(Tutorial for Cool Languages) for Tcl/Tk

Post date: September 21, 2006, 00:09 Category: Programming Views: 5828 Comments
Tutorial quote: A tutorial for Tcl/Tk language. Teaches how to develop and code graphical applications using Tcl/Tk. Teachs how to make GUI(Graphical User Interface) programes for Windows, Linux and Mac OS.
Ubuntu

Unison - file synchronization tool

Post date: May 11, 2008, 14:05 Category: Software Views: 4765 Comments
Tutorial quote: Unison is a file-synchronization tool for Unix and Windows. It allows two replicas of a collection of files and directories to be stored on different hosts (or different disks on the same host), modified separately, and then brought up to date by propagating the changes in each replica to the other.

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