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File server? Web server?

Posted 08-19-2009 at 11:53 AM by since1993

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 09:15 AM by kcoriginal
Updated 08-19-2009 at 09:17 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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Installing Reliance Netconnect 1x in Linux....

Posted 08-19-2009 at 02:12 AM by anandjss

I have finally got the solution of installing supported kernel and its working for reliance netconnect.

First of all u have download the latest driver from the reliance netconnect on this web address(the drivers are generally provided in the cd u got with ur modem) :

The driver in my case is under the High speed 1x > LXU , download the zip file and extract it.You can find ur appropriate driver by...
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WineXS Simple graphical environment to configure Wine

Posted 08-18-2009 at 06:07 AM by sridhar11

Wine is an Open Source implementation of the Windows API on top of X and Unix.Think of Wine as a compatibility layer for running Windows programs. Wine does not require Microsoft Windows, as it is a completely free alternative implementation of the Windows API consisting of 100% non-Microsoft code,however Wine can optionally use native Windows DLLs if they are available. Wine provides both a
development toolkit for porting Windows source code to Unix as well as a program loader, allowing...
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hplip hpaio sane setup

Posted 08-17-2009 at 10:39 PM by lumak (Lumak's Guide to Random Things)

I have a PSC 1610 All-in-one printer that always gets auto recognized when I scan for it as root but I always forget how to configure it for regular users.

1. add "usb 0x03f0 0x4811" to /etc/sane.d/hpaio.conf
2. ensure 'hpaio' is uncommented in /etc/sane.d/dll.conf
3. ensure the user is added to the 'lp' group! or whatever group owns the device.

My device is /dev/lp0.
you can type "ls -l /dev/* | grep lp" to see if...
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