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Australian Government 'E-Tax' software

Posted 08-16-2010 at 05:16 AM by William (Dthdealer) (Whaling the FOSS)

My brother had rung up a few minutes ago, wanting to know if any computers in our house ran Windows. He is a Mac user, and was unsure about our operating systems knowing we all use Ubuntu.

I replied by saying I had not removed Windows from any of our computers, but instead have the two operating systems parallel in a 'dual-boot' setup, where I can choose which I want when I start the computer.

I enquired why he needed such an inferior platform, and he responded that...
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Multipath on Debian Lenny and Intel Modular Server (MFSYS25)

Posted 08-16-2010 at 03:56 AM by bittner (Notes on Linux)
Updated 09-13-2010 at 05:33 AM by bittner (added link to FAI discussion)

The Intel Modular Server is a complete server system designed to simplify a complex fail-safe IT environment. One characteristic is that it provides virtual disks and two storage controllers for redundancy. Systems that use those virtual disks have two physical paths to access their disk(s). (NOTE: This is not a RAID solution against disk defects, but safeguards against a breakdown of a storage controller!)

When you install and boot Linux on such a machine you will see both paths...
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Please reply to thread in LQ Ubuntu subforum

Posted 08-15-2010 at 09:00 PM by Kenny_Strawn (Kenny the one-teen comittee to stamp out Proprietary $uckware)
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Linux PAM Program/弹出获得root权限对话框

Posted 08-15-2010 at 09:43 AM by 915086731

关键字: linux pam root权限

auth required /lib/security/
account required /lib/security/
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Internet radio stations comparing 32 and 64 bit cpus

Posted 08-15-2010 at 07:01 AM by caieng
Updated 08-15-2010 at 08:17 AM by caieng (change numbers to letters, in accord with the text...)

15 August 2010
Some senior forum members will remember that in olden times, we listened to radio, using devices which had rather simple knobs for power on/off and tuning, to select the radio station of our choice. This study attempts to compare several Linux distributions with the aim of identifying the best distributions available, for music enthusiasts, who wish to tune in to the world's music, without having to sit at a keyboard, typing earnestly, instead of doing whatever
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