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No blogging for a while

Posted 06-24-2010 at 05:38 AM by Vermind

I haven't been blogging for a while.
See my more up-to-date blog at
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My next impression by Linux

Posted 06-23-2010 at 06:10 PM by Web31337 (In The Middle Of Nowhere [edK's blog])
Updated 06-23-2010 at 06:12 PM by Web31337

Few days ago I've been into some C coding and again got impressed by how greatly linux is organised! Dependencies are written the clear way. The "./configure" script is a standard. The "Makefile" is a standard. and so on... they aren't strictly linux-related but I mostly work in Linux environment... I actually refer to UNIX standards I guess. It is so simple to create and redistribute own application using standard utils, making it easily-installable! I love this!
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About Me-a Linux Desktop User

Posted 06-23-2010 at 06:56 AM by deepclutch
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Hi There,
I am a casual GNU/Linux User and in particular Debian Admirer!.I have first used Linux in 1998 and it was redhat 5 IIRC in Where I studied for Engineering Graduation.

I have nothing,even no curiousity about Linux at that time.

Fast Forward to 2001 ,After My Engg Course ,I bought a New PC and the Technician left Redhat 7 CD's with the Installation.
I started Experimenting with it and the Interest Got Me Join a Computer Institute "SSI" - A Computer
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june23:2010: how to setup a PPTP VPN Server on Centos 5.3 with preshared key (XP)

Posted 06-23-2010 at 06:03 AM by hari85

PPTP : point to point tunneling protocol:

Supports : WIN 95/98/ME/NT/2000/XP ppp clients and Linux pptp clients


yum install ppp*
yum install pptpd*
vi /etc/ppp/options.pptpd
vi /etc/pptpd.conf
vi /etc/ppp/chap-secrets
chkconfig --level 3 5 pptpd on
service pptpd start
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Ads on some Linux related websites...

Posted 06-22-2010 at 05:30 PM by rich_c

Some sites seem to pay no heed to what ads are displayed on their pages! If I had £1 for every time I'd seen a M$ related ad on a Linux/FOSS related site, I'd have quite a lucrative ad derived income...
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