LinuxQuestions.org
Go Job Hunting at the LQ Job Marketplace
Go Back   LinuxQuestions.org > Blogs
User Name
Password

Notices


Old

Hello, LinuxWorld

Posted 04-04-2011 at 06:00 AM by ayushhgoyal
Updated 04-04-2011 at 06:01 AM by ayushhgoyal

Hi all, this is my first entry to this blog. I have been member of LQ for a while, I referred to this whenever I had a doubt regarding , of course, Linux installed in my system. To all the newbies here, if you were windows guy and planned to switch onto Linux( no matter what distro) then I'd prefer having a dual boot in your system. It might degrade performance a little bit but it allows you to switch to your previous buggy OS ;-) ...jokes apart, at some point, as you've just started, you are likely...
LQ Newbie
Posted in Uncategorized
Views 5077 Comments 3 ayushhgoyal is offline
Old

First Post - Doom 3 & Debian

Posted 04-03-2011 at 06:20 PM by andywebsdale
Updated 11-19-2011 at 11:21 AM by andywebsdale

I got pretty wound up recently, trying to get Doom 3 working. I've recently bought a new Dell with a 4-core Phenom 830, 4 gig RAM,1 Gb ATI 5450 Video. I'm very pleased with it(I could only afford it 'cos it was on tick). After trying all the other mainstream distros I've settled with Debian - testing usually. apt alone is enough, but also I love many other things about Debian - their ethical stance for one. So I've installed Wheezy for AMD64 - it goes like a rocket.
I ran the doom3-linux-1.3.1.1304.x86.run...
Member
Posted in Uncategorized
Views 5421 Comments 1 andywebsdale is offline
Old

I want to rant, but can't

Posted 04-02-2011 at 03:27 PM by MrCode

I just got done writing one of those "everything is predetermined/life is meaningless" posts...why isn't it up here, then? Because I know that nobody who even visits the LQ blog section regularly wants to see it anymore. I save them locally to my hard disk, though, just for some kind of weird posterity.

I guess the point is taken: if I want help with those issues, I'm gonna need to seek it from someplace other than the 'net...it's just that I've become way too...
Member
Posted in Miscellaneous
Views 3697 Comments 9 MrCode is offline
Old

vsftpd

Posted 04-02-2011 at 05:01 AM by sumeet inani
Updated 04-02-2011 at 05:04 AM by sumeet inani

I use ubuntu 10.04
installing
Code:
sudo apt-get install vsftpd
configuring
(1) Copy vsftpd.conf from /usr/share/doc/vsftpd/examples/INTERNET_SITE_NOINETD to /etc
(2) make following changes in /etc/vsftpd.conf
Code:
write_enable=yes
anon_upload_enable=yes
anon_umask=022
anon_mkdir_write_enable=yes
(2) sudo chmod 777 /home/ftp #changing permission
RESULT
Anonymous can login using name & password...
Member
Posted in Uncategorized
Views 372 Comments 0 sumeet inani is offline
Old

Slackbook Chapter 2 Cliff Notes

Posted 03-31-2011 at 12:57 PM by SlowLearner
Updated 04-01-2011 at 03:01 AM by SlowLearner (To categorize)

Chapter 2 Help

When you install Slackware chose the option of installing packages from the “F” series which includes FAQs and HOWTOs.


2.1 System Help
man displays manual documentation
whatis gives a very brief description of system commands, a pocket command reference.
apropo SEARCHES FOR a man page containing a given keyword.

SYNTAX
Quote:
man somecommand
will display the man page for (naturally) the command specified,
...
Member
Views 2159 Comments 2 SlowLearner is offline

  



All times are GMT -5. The time now is 08:41 PM.

Main Menu
Advertisement
Advertisement
My LQ
Write for LQ
LinuxQuestions.org is looking for people interested in writing Editorials, Articles, Reviews, and more. If you'd like to contribute content, let us know.
Main Menu
Syndicate
RSS1  Latest Threads
RSS1  LQ News
Twitter: @linuxquestions
identi.ca: @linuxquestions
Facebook: linuxquestions Google+: linuxquestions
Open Source Consulting | Domain Registration