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Debian

Create an Encrypted Loopback Device

Post date: April 12, 2005, 18:04 Category: Security Views: 3367 Comments
Tutorial quote: A loopback device is a very special device that allows you to mount a normal file as it was a physical device. loopbacks can be encrypted: this becomes very useful sometimes.

Consider, as na example, that you need to encrypt a few files, nothing big, let's say 100 MB or so. Encrypting an entire partition could be too much. Then a cryptoloop could be the right solution to your problem.
FreeBSD

Working with gmirror on a Sun Fire X2100

Post date: August 12, 2006, 18:08 Category: System Views: 3483 Comments
Tutorial quote: Mirror setup. Recently I was given a brand new X2100 server made by Sun Microsystems. I installed FreeBSD on it and run a mailserver. The server has two 250GB SATA drives and I decided to use gmirror(8) to create RAID-1 on those disks.
Debian

Samba ADS integration without Kerberos

Post date: May 7, 2006, 06:05 Category: Network Views: 2877 Comments
Tutorial quote: Aim: Allow Debian Sarge box to join ADS domain without using Kerberos and create user accounts on the fly. The resulting Debian system should work for NT Domain users for most or all services being offered, with the same username and password without having to type the domain in each time.
Ubuntu

Ubuntu Customization Guide v2

Post date: November 26, 2007, 05:11 Category: Desktop Views: 5753 Comments
Tutorial quote: Today with a hike in Linux acceptance its pretty hard for competitors to provide similar solutions at free of cost. Open Source is known for User Interaction with Operating System which cannot be done with other OS. Linux user can customize, create, edit, add files according to his/her taste..and customization is the part where Linux is one step ahead of every OS.
Debian

Creating an initrd image

Post date: April 15, 2005, 23:04 Category: System Views: 3289 Comments
Tutorial quote: When I started booting a box with multiple SCSI adapters, I wanted to keep the device ordering sane. I find it’s best when the boot ordering matches the order in which Linux initializes the drivers for each controller. One effective way to handle this under Debian GNU/Linux with one of the stock kernels is to create a custom initrd image.
CentOS

Creating A Local Yum Repository (CentOS)

Post date: June 16, 2007, 22:06 Category: Miscellaneous Views: 5091 Comments
Tutorial quote: Sometimes it can be handy to set up your own repository to prevent from downloading the remote repository over and over again. This tutorial shows how to create a CentOS mirror for your local network. If you have to install multiple systems in your local network then all needed packages can be downloaded over the fast LAN connection, thus saving your internet bandwidth.
OpenSolaris

Installing and Configuring OpenVPN in OpenSolaris

Post date: December 20, 2009, 16:12 Category: Software Views: 4447 Comments
Tutorial quote: Learn to install and configure the free OpenVPN software package under OpenSolaris. OpenVPN is an opensource VPN solution using SSL for encryption and certificate authentication. The tutorial teaches how to install & configure OpenVPN and create certificates for authentication.
Debian

How to Create an adhoc host with Ubuntu

Post date: March 2, 2009, 07:03 Category: System Views: 4119 Comments
Tutorial quote: Have you ever needed to wirelessly network a Windows PCís directly to a Ubuntu machine? In other words, you lack a router, switch, or other networking mechanism, each PC has a wireless device and you need to trade a file or play a network game? Read on.Ubuntuís NetworkManager 0.7.0 contains the necessary features for creating an Ubuntu adhoc network host.

Arch

Creating An RSS Feed With PHP And MySQL

Post date: September 6, 2009, 19:09 Category: Programming Views: 5686 Comments
Tutorial quote: Learn to create a custom RSS feed for your website content. These easy to build XML feeds can extend the reach of your content and grow your audience. This howto shows how to build and serve an RSS feed from your MySQL database.
RedHat

Creating desktop profiles with Sabayon

Post date: July 18, 2005, 22:07 Category: Desktop Views: 6151 Comments
Tutorial quote: Instead of creating a new desktop setup every single time a new user comes along, it would be much easier to create some templates. If only there were an easy way to make and manage these templates.

Fortunately, we are not the first to ponder this issue. The creators of Sabayon decided to tackle the lack of a good desktop setting management tool. With Sabayon, they created an application that handles these problems and more.
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