Compressed files use less disk space and download faster than large, uncompressed files. You can compress Linux files with the open-source compression tool Gzip or with Zip, which is recognized by most operating systems. By convention, compressed files are given the extension .gz. The command Gzip creates a compressed file ending with .gz; Gunzip extracts […]
Chive is a next generation MySQL database management tool. The web-based user interface supports most of the common operations needed by software developers and database admins (databases, tables, indices, keys, triggers, views, routines, privileges management, import/export). Chive aims to be an alternative to phpMyAdmin.
The Linux kernel has many parameters that may be tuned, and are not well documented. Shared memory has been a big issue with big application like Oracle, Tibco, Webmethods on linux, This is the way to show you how to set limit of your used memory .
Playing poker online has become more and more popular over the last few years. One of the biggest problems for Linux users is the lack of support for dedicated download clients. We have found a really useful resource over at pokerlistings.com. Here you can find all the Linux poker supported clients in one place, plus […]
This kiosk setup is aimed towards the creation of public workstations, e.g. in internet cafes, public libraries and so on. We want to allow users internet access (www, chat, multimedia, …), give them a chance to download files from the internet, and provide applications to open them (word doc, spreadsheets, (PowerPoint) presentations, pdf files, …). […]
Compressed files use less disk space and download faster than large, uncompressed files. You can compress Linux files with the open-source compression tool Gzip or with Zip, which is recognized by most operating systems. By convention, compressed files are given the extension .gz. The command Gzip creates a compressed file ending with .gz; Gunzip […]
Burg is a brand-new boot loader based on GRUB. It uses a new object format which allows it to be built in a wider range of OS. It also has a highly configurable menu system which works in both text and graphic mode. We did show you in a previous post how to install and […]
ImageMagick is an open source software suite for displaying, converting, and editing raster image files. It can read and write over 100 image file formats. ImageMagick is licensed under the ImageMagick License, a BSD-style license. Let give some example how to use tool from the commands line Convert a image PNG […]
Few days ago Yoper 2010 RC1 was released, this release – Codename” Dresden” is an i686 Linux distribution optimized for simple desktop use. If you diden`t hear before about Yoper, it is a multipurpose high performance operating system which has been carefully optimised for PC’s with either 686 or higher processor types. The binaries that […]
If you want to test Ubuntu 10.04 Lucid and you already have an ubuntu on an old machine that you don`t use or on a virtual machine, you can just upgrade instead of installing Lucid, the upgrade is in 2 steps : Step 1: Open a terminal your Ubuntu karmic and type this commad: sudo […]
This how to help you to add your own grub splash image(image in the boot menu). 1. Open any picture in GIMP2. Resize canvas size to 640×480 ( If you are an expert you can add higher resolutions)3. Now Save as .png or .tga format (in some versions jpg also works) now copy the file […]