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updatedb for ntfsdrives mounted in /media

Posted 05-27-2011 at 08:09 PM by sumeet inani

Edit your /etc/updatedb.conf
Code:
PRUNE_BIND_MOUNTS="yes"
# PRUNENAMES=".git .bzr .hg .svn"
#PRUNEPATHS="/tmp /var/spool [strikethrough]/media[/strikethrough]"
PRUNEPATHS="/tmp /var/spool"
PRUNEFS="NFS nfs nfs4 rpc_pipefs afs binfmt_misc proc smbfs autofs iso9660 ncpfs coda devpts ftpfs devfs mfs shfs sysfs cifs lustre_lite tmpfs usbfs udf fuse.glusterfs fuse.sshfs"
Some say create symbolic...
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Installing QGIS using Synaptic

Posted 05-26-2011 at 10:49 PM by megasaputra

I try to install QGIS using Synaptic. Cause my computer is offline, so I need Synaptic help to generate script. Then I will download in another computer that has a fast internet connection.
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bulk uploading a web site via ftp

Posted 05-24-2011 at 11:06 AM by neonsignal
Updated 05-24-2011 at 06:39 PM by neonsignal

The sitecopy application can be used to automate the ftp uploading of websites. It keeps a local record of files, so that only updated files need to be uploaded on each refresh.

After installing sitecopy, it needs a cache directory and a configuration file in the home directory:
Code:
mkdir -m 700 .sitecopy
touch .sitecopyrc
chmod 600 .sitecopyrc
The configuration file .sitecopyrc contains details about the web site(s). Each site entry...
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Chmod

Posted 05-24-2011 at 06:02 AM by brownie_cookie

Thanks to Colucix, it became clear how to use chmod.
I hope this helps for other people who are starting to learn Linux !!

They are octal numbers. If you consider a triplet of permissions
Code:
Code:
rwx
they correspond to 4, 2, 1 respectively:
Code:
Code:
421
If you sum these values you obtain uniquely identified permission sets. For example, you have:
Code:
Code:
rwx = 4 + 2 + 1 = 7
r-x = 4 + 0 +
...
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vim as default text editor in debian

Posted 05-23-2011 at 10:25 PM by sumeet inani

I have 'vim-gnome' installed
First select any file .
In properties > openwith tab
select GVim Text editor
Now I wanted that : After a file has been opened the other text file should be in new tab in same window
So I edited '/usr/share/applications/gvim.desktop'
Code:
Exec=gvim -f --remote-tab-silent %F
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