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Linux

How to Convert videos to the Ipod format

Post date: October 13, 2008, 11:10 Category: Multimedia Views: 3116 Comments
Tutorial quote: thin liquid film (TLF) is an application which allows linux users to quickly and easily convert video files into a format suitable for playing on the video capable ipods (i.e. 5th and 6th generation ipods).
Linux

Keep Your Processes Running Despite A Dropped Connection

Post date: February 17, 2009, 08:02 Category: Software Views: 3168 Comments
Tutorial quote: I guess you all know this: you are connected to your server with SSH and in the middle of compiling some software (e.g. a new kernel) or doing some other task which takes lots of time, and suddenly your connection drops for some reason, and you lose your labor. This can be very annoying, but fortunately there is a small utility called screen which lets you reattach to a previous session so that you can finish your task.
Ubuntu

Newbie-Friendly Post-Installation Ubuntu Usability Setup Guide

Post date: November 5, 2009, 12:11 Category: Desktop Views: 3898 Comments
Tutorial quote: This tutorial is designed for new Linux users that are familiar with Microsoft Windows. The goal is to address some of the most common issues that these people face. (Namely, media codecs, and general terminology.) I tried to write it as someone might explain it vocally; I attempted to add humor in an effort to keep it interesting, although I make no guarantees that it is actually funny.
Ubuntu

Using KVM On Ubuntu 7.10 (Gutsy Gibbon)

Post date: December 2, 2007, 11:12 Category: Miscellaneous Views: 3348 Comments
Tutorial quote: In this HowTo I will explain how to install and use KVM for running your services in virtual machines. KVM (Kernel-based Virtual Machine) is a Linux kernel virtualization technique that provides full virtualization by using Intel VT (Vanderpool) or AMD-V (Pacifica).
CentOS

Settings up a SFTP Only Chroot Jail

Post date: December 13, 2007, 22:12 Category: Security Views: 8159 Comments
Tutorial quote: This tutorial describes how to set up a chroot jail (SFTP only) to allow your users to ONLY use sftp (no ssh/bash/…), and keep them stuck inside their own home directory. This tutorial is known to work on many other distributions as well as CentOS.
Unix+clones

Tunneling SSH over HTTP(S)

Post date: March 12, 2006, 09:03 Category: Network Views: 3678 Comments
Tutorial quote: This document explains how to set up an Apache server and SSH client to allow tunneling SSH over HTTP(S). This can be useful on restricted networks that either firewall everything except HTTP traffic (tcp/80) or require users to use a local (HTTP) proxy.
Ubuntu

How To Compile rTorrent From SVN In Ubuntu Feisty Fawn / Gutsy

Post date: September 17, 2007, 21:09 Category: Installing Views: 2989 Comments
Tutorial quote: Torrent is a great way to transfer large files very quickly. However most torrent clients are gui based and have quite some impact on system resources (e.g. Azureus). rTorrent is a lightweight client running from the terminal. Being able to run it in a screen session (also upon boot) makes it ideal to also control it from a remote location.
Linux

Keep an Eye on Your Linux Systems with Netstat

Post date: April 12, 2005, 17:04 Category: Network Views: 2475 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.
Debian

Using ATA Over Ethernet On Debian Etch

Post date: October 17, 2007, 11:10 Category: Hardware Views: 6554 Comments
Tutorial quote: Imagine you have a machine with all of its disk full and another with unused gigabytes, and you do not want to move the data from one to the other. Why not use the second's disk on the first, you could do it with iSCSI, but you can do it with ATA over Ethernet (AoE) as well. It is the second method I will explain in this article. All of this was made with two computers running Debian Etch.
Debian

Debian Network Utilities and tools With Examples

Post date: September 18, 2006, 16:09 Category: Network Views: 4938 Comments
Tutorial quote: This is the list of debian network utilities and tools for administrators and users to check the network related traffic, monitor network.This includes installation of each package with man pages
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