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Ubuntu How to include
Post date: December 8, 2006, 07:12 Category: Desktop Views: 981 Comments: 0
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, 00:04 Category: Miscellaneous Views: 1645 Comments: 0
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, 05:06 Category: Optimizing Views: 575 Comments: 0
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, 13:07 Category: System Views: 2849 Comments: 0
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 2, 2006, 19:02 Category: Network Views: 1626 Comments: 0
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.
Unix+clones A Tcl(Tutorial for Cool Languages) for Tcl/Tk
Post date: September 20, 2006, 19:09 Category: Programming Views: 2710 Comments: 0
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, 09:05 Category: Software Views: 1164 Comments: 0
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.

Ubuntu How to Install Tuxonice in Ubuntu
Post date: June 24, 2009, 01:06 Category: Software Views: 852 Comments: 0
Tutorial quote: TuxOnIce is most easily described as the Linux equivalent of Windows’ hibernate functionality,but better. It saves the contents of memory to disk and powers down. When the computer is started up again, it reloads the contents and the user can continue from where they left off. No documents need to be reloaded or applications reopened and the process is much faster than a normal shutdown and start up.

Linux Running .Net applications on Linux with Mono
Post date: April 26, 2006, 08:04 Category: Software Views: 874 Comments: 0
Tutorial quote: Imagine the fate of your company rests on your completing your new Linux project on time. You have a crack team of first-class developers, but they're all .Net programmers. What are you going to do? Admit that Windows is better that Linux? Cry? Resign? No, you're going to install Mono and save the world!
Ubuntu Newbie-Friendly Post-Installation Ubuntu Usability Setup Guide
Post date: November 5, 2009, 06:11 Category: Desktop Views: 639 Comments: 0
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.