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Debian The Perfect Desktop - Debian Etch (Debian 4.0)
Post date: April 29, 2007, 17:04 Category: Desktop Views: 1032 Comments: 0
Tutorial quote: With the release of Microsoft's new Windows operating system (Vista), more and more people are looking for alternatives to Windows for various reasons. In this tutorial I will show people who are willing to switch to Linux how they can set up a Linux desktop (Debian Etch in this article) that fully replaces their Windows desktop, i.e. that has all software that people need to do the things they do on their Windows desktops. The advantages are clear: you get a secure system without DRM restrictions that runs also on older hardware, and the best thing is: all software comes free of charge.
Slackware The Perfect Desktop - Slackware 12
Post date: October 12, 2007, 04:10 Category: Desktop Views: 3761 Comments: 0
Tutorial quote: This tutorial shows how you can set up a Slackware 12 GNU/Linux desktop that is a full-fledged replacement for a Windows desktop, i.e. that has all the software that people need to do the things they do on their Windows desktop.
Ubuntu The Perfect Desktop - Ubuntu 7.04 Feisty Fawn
Post date: May 6, 2007, 17:05 Category: Desktop Views: 1913 Comments: 0
Tutorial quote: With the release of Microsoft's new Windows operating system (Vista), more and more people are looking for alternatives to Windows for various reasons. This tutorial shows people who are willing to switch to Linux how they can set up a Linux desktop (Ubuntu 7.04 Feisty Fawn in this article) that fully replaces their Windows desktop, i.e. that has all software that people need to do the things they do on their Windows desktops. The advantages are clear: you get a secure system without DRM restrictions that runs also on older hardware, and the best thing is: all software comes free of charge.
Linux Optimizing Desktop Performance, Part I
Post date: May 16, 2005, 18:05 Category: Optimizing Views: 1331 Comments: 0
Tutorial quote: If you have complained about the speed of OpenOffice.org or Firefox or about the amount of time Linux takes to boot up, this set of optimizations should change your perception. Linux can boot up quickly, the word processor can spring open and the browser can fly. So, let's make these adjustments so your computer can fly.
Fedora Installation Guide: Fedora 8 Desktop (a.k.a. The Perfect Desktop)
Post date: November 18, 2007, 04:11 Category: Desktop Views: 1836 Comments: 0
Tutorial quote: This document describes how to set up a Fedora desktop - including how to enable special mouse buttons, improve laptop support (depending on your model), set up printers (especially HP) and the usage of Compiz Fusion. The result is a fast, secure and extendable system that provides all you need for daily work and entertainment.
OpenSUSE Byzanz - free opensource Desktop Recording (command-line) tool
Post date: October 11, 2008, 17:10 Category: Desktop Views: 823 Comments: 0
Tutorial quote: Byzanz is a free opensource GNOME based Command-Line utility to capture desktop recording software for linux. This should probably be the coolest command-line utility that I have seen in recent days. Byzanz records your desktop session to an animated GIF. You can record your entire screen, a single window, an arbitrary region or even follow the cursor. Given that it is only a GIF format makes it even more an interesting proposition as the file size is going to be very small.
Mandriva Virtual Users/Domains With Postfix, Courier, MySQL, SquirrelMail (Mandriva 2009.1 x86_64)
Post date: October 15, 2009, 06:10 Category: Installing Views: 361 Comments: 0
Tutorial quote: This document describes how to install a Postfix mail server that is based on virtual users and domains, i.e. users and domains that are in a MySQL database. I'll also demonstrate the installation and configuration of Courier (Courier-POP3, Courier-IMAP), so that Courier can authenticate against the same MySQL database Postfix uses.
Linux Make Your Linux Desktop Look Like A Mac - Mac4Lin Project Documentation
Post date: October 30, 2007, 06:10 Category: Desktop Views: 1854 Comments: 1
Tutorial quote: Do you want to give your desktop a dash of Mac OS X? The goal of this project is to bring the look and feel of Mac OS X (latest being 10.5, Leopard) to *nix GTK based systems. This document will present the procedure to install Mac4Lin pack & tweak certain things to get that almost perfect Mac OS X like desktop.
Fedora The Perfect Desktop - Fedora 9
Post date: May 18, 2008, 04:05 Category: Desktop Views: 1519 Comments: 0
Tutorial quote: This document describes step-by-step how to set up a Fedora 9 desktop (GNOME). The result is a fast, secure and extendable system that provides all you need for daily work and entertainment.
Windows Convert Physical Windows Systems Into Virtual Machines To Be Run On A Linux Desktop
Post date: February 20, 2007, 13:02 Category: Miscellaneous Views: 2991 Comments: 0
Tutorial quote: This article shows how you can convert a physical Windows system (XP, 2003, 2000, NT4 SP4+) into a VMware virtual machine with the free VMware Converter Starter. The resulting virtual machine can be run in the free VMware Player and VMware Server, and also in VMware Workstation and other VMware products. VMware Converter comes in handy if you want to switch to a Linux desktop, but feel the need to run your old Windows desktop from time to time. By converting your Windows desktop into a virtual machine, you can run it under VMware Server/Player, etc. on your Linux desktop.