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Checking Oracle Database without using

Posted 05-05-2011 at 01:52 AM by brownie_cookie

Let me write a small HOW-TO for checking your Oracle Database without using the tnsnames.ora file

This is written thanks to the help of my good friend EricTRA.
He provided me helpfull links and helped me for getting the solution.

This being said, here is the link which guided me : Helpfull Link !!

So, I'm going to write this HOW-TO regarding the link and a plugin for Nagios and if you have an Oracle Database, this is the place you want to be....
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Posted 05-05-2011 at 12:52 AM by TheIndependentAquarius
Updated 01-10-2012 at 08:02 AM by TheIndependentAquarius

Is procrastination a psychological problem or a habit?

I get nervous when I see a huge pile of work lying ahead
of me! I feel the nervousness in my body, my thinking
process slows down. I start finding excuses of postponing
the task. I feel the need to sleep. I start looking out
for the rest of the non-so-important jobs and can't
get them completed too, since at the back of my mind is a
heavy load of the major task which I am yet to start!...
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Downloading Ubuntu

Posted 05-04-2011 at 06:53 PM by megasaputra

Finally, I downloaded new version of Ubuntu yesterday. I don't know, whether the download has finished. I will see it afternoon. I downloaded not in the ubuntu website. It it so long to loading the webpage. May be, some many people want to download in this website too. So, I downloaded in other website which there is a new version of ubuntu to download.
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Linux On my Way

Posted 05-04-2011 at 03:24 AM by HeavenElite

I have to say that it's hard to learn Linux as a foreigner.
In mainland china,some ugly men translates the original English documents to chinese as main part of their books which saled at a high price of 80¥-120¥.
I can't accept this and find a on-line book,in Taiwan China,which written by VBird.

Finally,I decided to learn the English Language books.
But 2 month has pasted,I trained my English Pronounce best enough to my opinion at last.
LQ Newbie
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How to track Application causing Memory Leak Using Ps command?

Posted 05-04-2011 at 02:19 AM by pinga123
Updated 05-04-2011 at 02:27 AM by pinga123 (Header edited)

Normally Most of applications uses some part of memory and release it after their operation is over or Application is closed.

However some applications don't just give up memory and leads to memory being utilized heavily.

For RAM consumption simulation i have used a script ( source : )


echo "Provide
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