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Linux

Optimizing Desktop Performance, Part I

Post date: May 16, 2005, 23:05 Category: Optimizing Views: 4327 Comments
Tutorial quote: If you have complained about the speed of OpenOffice.org or Firefox or about the amount of time Linux takes to boot up, this set of optimizations should change your perception. Linux can boot up quickly, the word processor can spring open and the browser can fly. So, let's make these adjustments so your computer can fly.
Unix+clones

How to easilly download RapidShare files in Linux

Post date: April 12, 2008, 08:04 Category: Software Views: 5735 Comments
Tutorial quote: This guide I will describe you some different ways to download files from RapidShare in Linux using your Premium Account.
Linux

SSH: Best Practices

Post date: January 17, 2008, 13:01 Category: Security Views: 5123 Comments
Tutorial quote: Are you using SSH in the best way possible? Have you configured it to be as limited and secure as possible? The goal of this document is to kick in the new year with some best practices for SSH: why you should use them, how to set them up, and how to verify that they are in place. All of the examples below assume that you are using EnGarde Secure Linux but any modern Linux distribution will do just fine since, as far as I know, everybody ships OpenSSH.
Linux

How to convert any video format in Linux

Post date: December 6, 2007, 08:12 Category: Multimedia Views: 4614 Comments
Tutorial quote: This guide describes how to convert any video file in Linux, such as 3gp, 3g2, flv, h264, dvd, vcd, mov, wmv, divx, xvid and wmv using WinFF, a Graphical Interface for FFmpeg. It also supports audio files convertions.
Ubuntu

Transform Linux into a Talking Companion

Post date: November 24, 2007, 22:11 Category: Miscellaneous Views: 4837 Comments
Tutorial quote: Text-to-speech is really convenient, especially when you are lazy like me. Festival enables us to achieve a TTS system with limitless possibilities thanks to our Linux bash shell. I will show you some ways that we can use Festival as an enabler to our laziness and also produce some really cool and useful effects when coupling this technology with common things like PHP, cron, dnotify, or login scripts.
Linux

Keep an Eye on Your Linux Systems with Netstat

Post date: April 12, 2005, 17:04 Category: Network Views: 2650 Comments
Tutorial quote: Two of the fundamental aspects of Linux system security and troubleshooting are knowing what services are running, and what connections and services are available. We're all familiar with ps for viewing active services. netstat goes a couple of steps further, and displays all available connections, services, and their status.
Linux

How-to build a LINUX router, firewall, gateway

Post date: June 13, 2010, 09:06 Category: Network Views: 5062 Comments
Tutorial quote: This tutorial shows how you can use a linux box as a bridge, router, firewall and gateway.
Ubuntu

Flash Player 9 on Linux (Ubuntu Dapper Drake)

Post date: August 29, 2006, 15:08 Category: Multimedia Views: 4937 Comments
Tutorial quote: This tutorial shows how to install the Flash player on a Linux system. It was tested on Dapper Drake (on an x86 - 32 bit machine).
Linux

Boot Linux Over HTTP With boot.kernel.org (BKO)

Post date: September 27, 2009, 09:09 Category: Miscellaneous Views: 4162 Comments
Tutorial quote: This tutorial shows how you can boot Linux over HTTP with boot.kernel.org (BKO). All that users need is Internet connectivity and a small program (gpxe) to boot the machine. This gpxe program provides network booting facility. BKO allows you to boot into the following distributions: Debian, Ubuntu, Damn Small Linux, Knoppix, Fedora. BKO provides gpxe images for USB sticks, CDs, and also for floppies, i.e., you can boot from a USB sticks, a CD, or a floppy.
Solaris

NIST Publically-Released Fedora/Red Hat Core Security Guide

Post date: October 21, 2006, 04:10 Category: Security Views: 6851 Comments
Tutorial quote: The Benchmark is a compilation of security configuration actions and settings that "harden" Red Hat Linux operating systems. It is a CIS Level-I benchmark: the prudent level of minimum due care for operating system security. This benchmark was developed and tested on Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL) including RHEL 2.1, RHEL 3.0, and Fedora Core 1, 2, & 3. It is likely to work for other Linux distributions - especially Red Hat and Fedora derivatives - as well.
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