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Ubuntu Network Diagnostic Tool (NDT) On Ubuntu 7.10 Server
Post date: February 24, 2008, 06:02 Category: Network Views: 1378 Comments: 0
Tutorial quote: This guide will walk you through the setup process for implementing NDT running under Ubuntu 7.10 Server. For those unfamiliar with NDT, it is a network performance testing application. NDT will measure the throughput between your server and the desktops that you run the java client from.
Ubuntu Howto Install VirtualBox 1.6 in Ubuntu 8.04(Hardy Heron) including USB Support
Post date: July 27, 2008, 13:07 Category: System Views: 1069 Comments: 0
Tutorial quote: VirtualBox is a family of powerful x86 virtualization products for enterprise as well as home use. Not only is VirtualBox an extremely feature rich, high performance product for enterprise customers, it is also the only professional solution that is freely available as Open Source Software under the terms of the GNU General Public License (GPL).
OSX Panther versus Tiger
Post date: April 29, 2005, 19:04 Category: Benchmarks Views: 907 Comments: 0
Tutorial quote: According to Apple, "...unmodified applications that use the system math functions will get an automatic performance boost on the G5..." when switching from Panther to Tiger. We decided to run some tests to see if we got a speed gain right out of the box with applications that we suspect use system math functions.
OpenSUSE How to install & configure Xen Virtualization in openSUSE 11.0
Post date: July 31, 2008, 13:07 Category: System Views: 1395 Comments: 0
Tutorial quote: Virtualization cannot be that simpler than in openSUSE 11.0. In openSUSE 11.0, Xen Virtualization ins pre-built and all it takes is a few clicks away from up and running with Virtualization in no time. Xen is a virtual machine monitor for x86 that supports execution of multiple guest operating systems with unprecedented levels of performance and resource isolation.
Linux VirtualBox On FC6 / CentOS 4 / OpenSuSE 10.2
Post date: February 6, 2007, 14:02 Category: Software Views: 1296 Comments: 0
Tutorial quote: This tutorial shows how to install and use VirtualBox on Fedora Core 6, CentOS 4, and OpenSuSE 10.2. InnoTek VirtualBox is a family of powerful x86 virtualization products for enterprise as well as home use. Not only is VirtualBox an extremely feature rich, high performance product for enterprise customers, it is also freely available as Open Source Software under the terms of the GNU Public License (GPL).
Ubuntu Howto Install Nginx webserver in Ubuntu 8.04 (Hardy Heron)
Post date: August 4, 2008, 02:08 Category: Software Views: 1004 Comments: 0
Tutorial quote: Nginx (pronounced “engine x”) is a free, open-source, high-performance HTTP server and reverse proxy, as well as an IMAP/POP3 proxy server. Written by Igor Sysoev in 2005, Nginx now hosts between 1% and 4% of all domains worldwide. Although still in beta, Nginx is known for its stability, rich feature set, simple configuration, and low resource consumption.

OpenSUSE Ext4 support on OpenSuse 11.1
Post date: January 5, 2009, 04:01 Category: System Views: 1317 Comments: 0
Tutorial quote: Kernel 2.6.28 Released

Torvald released the final version of Linux Kernel 2.6.28. It's not a big change since RC 9, but it finally appeared as final after lots of discussion on LKML whether to postpone the release or release earlier and make the merge window longer as the developers goes on long holidays.

Here's some summary of Kernel 2.6.28 (taken from KernelNewbies): Linux 2.6.28 adds the first version of Ext4 as a stable filesystem, the much-expected GPU memory manager which will be the foundation of a renewed graphic stack, support for Ultra Wide Band (Wireless USB, UWB-IP), memory management scalability and performance improvements, a boot tracer, disk shock protection, the phonet network protocol, support of SSD discard requests, transparent proxy support, several new network drivers, controlable IO CPU affinity, high-resolution poll()/select(), support of a minimal "dummy" policy in SELinux, tracing improvements, x86 x2APIC support, a fb driver for VIA UniChrome devices, Mitac Mio A701 ARM-based smartphone support, some new drivers, improved device support, and many other small improvements and fixes.
Fedora Fedora 9 Installation Guide
Post date: May 14, 2008, 14:05 Category: Installing Views: 1852 Comments: 0
Tutorial quote: This guide describes how to easily configure your Fedora 9 installation. Learn how to upgrade from Fedora 7/8, add extra repositories, configure audio and video playback, install everyday needed applications and increase your system's performance and usability! Plus you can learn how to access your Windows Partitions and Shared folders, install Compiz-Fusion, SUN's JAVA, KDE and much more.
Fedora Installing Nginx With PHP5 And MySQL Support On Fedora 10
Post date: December 23, 2008, 06:12 Category: Installing Views: 976 Comments: 0
Tutorial quote: Nginx (pronounced "engine x") is a free, open-source, high-performance HTTP server. Nginx is known for its stability, rich feature set, simple configuration, and low resource consumption. This tutorial shows how you can install Nginx on a Fedora 10 server with PHP5 support (through FastCGI) and MySQL support.
Ubuntu Installing Nginx With PHP5 And MySQL Support On Ubuntu 8.10
Post date: January 11, 2009, 06:01 Category: Installing Views: 806 Comments: 0
Tutorial quote: Nginx (pronounced "engine x") is a free, open-source, high-performance HTTP server. Nginx is known for its stability, rich feature set, simple configuration, and low resource consumption. This tutorial shows how you can install Nginx on an Ubuntu 8.10 server with PHP5 support (through FastCGI) and MySQL support.