Zabbix is a network management system application created by Alexei Vladishev. It is designed to monitor and track the status of various network services, servers, and other network hardware. It uses MySQL, PostgreSQL, SQLite or Oracle to store data. Its backend is written in C and the web frontend is written in PHP. Zabbix offers […]
Compiz is one of the first compositing window managers for the X Window System that is able to take advantage of OpenGL-acceleration. The integration allows it to perform compositing effects in window management, such as a minimization effect and a cube workspace. If you want to configure compiz in ubuntu9.10 Karmic koala and Ubuntu 10.04 […]
Virtalbox is supported by many dustribution like fedora/ubuntu/debian/opensue/slackware/opensoalris and more ….. To give some example of installations In RPM based distribution example Fedora or Mandriva of opensuse … rpm -ivh http://download.virtualbox.org/virtualbox/3.1.6/VirtualBox-3.1-3.1.6_59338_fedora12-1.i686.rpm (Fedora)rep rpm ivh http://download.virtualbox.org/virtualbox/3.1.6/VirtualBox-3.1-3.1.6_59338_openSUSE111-1.i586.rpm (opensuse) rpm -ivh http://download.virtu...
Ubuntu is a community developed operating system that is perfect for laptops, desktops and servers. Whether you use it at home, at school or at work Ubuntu contains all the applications you’ll ever need, from word processing and email applications, to web server software and programming tools. The latest release of Ubuntu is” Ubuntu 10.04 […]
Update: For Ubuntu 10.10 Maverick Meerkat please check our latest post : Top things to do after installing Ubuntu 10.10 Marevick Meerkat The final release of Ubuntu 10.04 Lucid Lynx will be out this week, after you install lucid or upgrade you will need to add some software, repositories, you can also update the look […]
Few days ago PCLinux2010 was released, the new version comes with many new features and improvements, the Gnome version comes with a Full Gnome 2.30.0 Desktop, Kernel 188.8.131.52-bfs kernel for maximum desktop performance, Nvidia and ATI fglrx driver support, Multimedia support, Wireless support for many network devices, Printer support for many local
Cairo dock and docky are 2 popular launchbars for Linux, you can enchacnce the launchbar of your installed Ubuntu lucid lynx by installing one of these 2 application. Cairo-Dock is an animated application launch bar for the desktop, comparable to the dock in Mac OS X or Rocket Dock (for Windows). It is compatible with […]
How to apply apt-get update or install in Ubuntu 10.04 Lucid Lynx ? I was behind a proxy server and after installing Ubuntu 10.04 Lucid lynx i coulden`t update or install anything using the apt-get command. After searching i found that The apt package has been changed, now there is no more apt.conf on /etc/apt […]
Pandora FMS (for Pandora Flexible Monitoring System) is software solution for monitoring. Pandora FMS allows monitoring in a visual way the status and performance of several parameters from different operating systems, servers, applications and hardware systems such as firewalls, proxies, databases, web servers or routers.