Longhorn was a concept by Microsoft that never came into being. However, based on the designer concepts released back then, an Ubuntu transformation pack is available. It’s only a beta, however, it promises some very stunning visual changes. As of the latest beta, it now includes a script to handle the installation itself, turning the […]
Zenwalk 7.0 is released, This release brings several major changes at user level and system level. At user level, the Xfce desktop environment has been updated to major version 4.8.1, coming with a new VFS, Xfce 4.8 allows CIFS and SFTP shares browsing through the file manager, making it mostly feature equivalent to GNOME while […]
It is certainly inspiring that a free piece of software gives you so diverse possibilities, comparable to any paid software you can get in the market. In this post I have attempted to collect the best tutorials of GIMP, in my view, around the web.
How to add new disk via LVM: Sulutions Add new physical disk. Boot. # pvscan This will show you the current physical volumes. # fdisk /dev/sdb Add the disk to your machine as a primary partition. Partition type: “8e (LVM)”. Obviously /dev/sdb may be different on your system. # pvcreate /dev/sdb1 This […]
ZoneMinder is intended for use in single or multi-camera video security applications, including commercial or home CCTV, theft prevention and child or family member or home monitoring and other care scenarios. It supports capture, analysis, recording, and monitoring of video data coming from one or more video or network cameras attached to a Linux system. […]
Giplet is a simple GNOME panel applet that displays your computer’s ip address. Giplet can either display the ip address of a specified ethernet interface or the ip address the outside world sees. It can also be set to recheck every so often in case your router resets or the ip address is renewed.
Scientific Linux 6.0 was released a few days ago, it is a powerfull Linux distribution that is produced by Fermi National Accelerator Laboratory and the European Organization for Nuclear Research (CERN). The distribution is opensource and It is based on Red hat Enterprise Linux. SL has been built from the source code for Red Hat […]