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Unix+clones

Sudo FAQ

Post date: February 26, 2007, 21:02 Category: Security Views: 4256 Comments
Tutorial quote: Sudo is a simple program which allows the administrator to give regular users extra permissions to execute the commands they would normally not be allowed to use. Thanks to sudo, we can execute commands that are usually restricted to the root account. In practice, it looks like that: instead of typing su ->password -> command you type sudo command. In order to use sudo you need to configure it properly. This FAQ is supposed to help you with this task.
Linux

Configuring sudo and adding users to Wheel group

Post date: December 5, 2008, 12:12 Category: Security Views: 3506 Comments
Tutorial quote: f a server needs to be administered by a number of people it is normally not a good idea for them all to use the root account. This is because it becomes difficult to determine exactly who did what, when and where if everyone logs in with the same credentials. The sudo utility was designed to overcome this difficulty.
OpenBSD

OpenBSD 101 - Tutorial for Beginners

Post date: September 20, 2006, 20:09 Category: System Views: 10732 Comments
Tutorial quote: Some of the information in this tutorial can be found in the OpenBSD FAQ section. Though here the the FAQ has been trimmed down and presented in an easier to read format.
Linux

Perl 6 FAQ

Post date: October 20, 2006, 19:10 Category: Programming Views: 3970 Comments
Tutorial quote: Perl 6 FAQ featuring over 100 answers to questions about Perl 6, including changes since Perl 5 and new features such as junctions, multi subs, hyper operators and the new class and object system. Also includes a step-by-step guide to writing your first Perl6 program.
OSX

Unix FAQ (OS X)

Post date: October 22, 2006, 02:10 Category: System Views: 6289 Comments
Tutorial quote: Answers to frequently asked questions about using Unix-level commands on OS X. Serves as a relatively gentle introduction to the command-line interface for novices.
OSX

Optimizing Mac OS X performance

Post date: January 18, 2006, 16:01 Category: Optimizing Views: 7137 Comments
Tutorial quote: This FAQ provides recommendations for optimizing MacĀ® OS X performance. Additionally, it provides advice and links to advice for troubleshooting certain Mac OS X performance problems.
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