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moving up with Slackware64

Posted 08-20-2009 at 03:52 PM by mudherm

Well I've upgraded my server to Slackware64 and after the HDD in my Sony Vaio VGN-SZ320CP began making some inappropriate noises I installed Win 7 64bit and Slackware64-current.

Now, I'm sat at work behind a http_proxy trying to get ssh to connect to my server at home. I can connect using windows but not from a console in Slack. I can't research the ProxyCommand because, unsurprisingly, the proxy blocks access to corkscrew and won't let me download connect. Just so you know - I'm...
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Reverted to Ubuntu 8.04

Posted 08-20-2009 at 02:43 AM by The Don

My Pc was stolen now I have to resort to using a loan pc with Ubuntu 8.04, I also bought a usb modem(Huawei ec168C) but have problems installing it with usb modeswitch, can anyone help?
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File server? Web server?

Posted 08-19-2009 at 10:54 AM by since1993

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Originally Posted by settntrenz View Post
chrism01 was spot on with his response. One thing he did not address was acquiring the visitors MAC address (assuming the visitors are not on your LAN). You will need some sort of client side script (java script for example) to get that information. If you plan on having your users access the images directly as you indicated in your original post, this will not be possible. Also, visitors will be able to disallow client side scripting in their browser settings and even if they did not, keep in mind
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File server? Web server?

Posted 08-19-2009 at 10:53 AM by since1993

Quote:
Originally Posted by settntrenz View Post
chrism01 was spot on with his response. One thing he did not address was acquiring the visitors MAC address (assuming the visitors are not on your LAN). You will need some sort of client side script (java script for example) to get that information. If you plan on having your users access the images directly as you indicated in your original post, this will not be possible. Also, visitors will be able to disallow client side scripting in their browser settings and even if they did not, keep in mind
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What I wish I knew 5 years ago that would have helped me digest things quicker...

Posted 08-19-2009 at 08:15 AM by kcoriginal
Updated 08-19-2009 at 08:17 AM by kcoriginal

After several years as a perfectionist procrastinator... I have learned to recommend Ubuntu, NOW! JUST GET IT INSTALLED SO YOU CAN GET ON WITH LEARNING LINUX! No other distro comes close out-of-the-box. BUT. USE UBUNTU WHILE YOU LEARN ANOTHER, MORE TRADITIONAL DISTRO! Red Hat, BSD, Solaris, CentOS ( <---- my personal favorite... )

Just get started. If you like my title. Then ignore all the flames that this title is going to invoke from fan-boys and get Ubuntu 9.04 going and get...
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