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Introduction to Linux - A Hands on Guide
This guide was created as an overview of the Linux Operating System, geared toward new users as an exploration tour and getting started guide, with exercises at the end of each chapter.
For more advanced trainees it can be a desktop reference, and a collection of the base knowledge needed to proceed with system and network administration. This book contains many real life examples derived from the author's experience as a Linux system and network administrator, trainer and consultant. They hope these examples will help you to get a better understanding of the Linux system and that you feel encouraged to try out things on your own.
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Posted 01-21-2009 at 10:56 PM byibacsoft (Ibacsoft`s Slackware Blog)
Updated 01-22-2009 at 11:08 AM byibacsoft
Ok. I have a working Linux server with Apache, PHP, MySQL, phpMyAdmin & Joomla! 1.5 installed. Now what?? I decided to start a blog, but Joomla! has so much information in the front page that my head feels dizzy... So I decided to get an open source blog software, maybe wordpress or something that lets me write my thoughts directly to the Web site without having to deal with a lot of configuration concerns...
I googled for an answer to my blog quest and... there it was: on the...
I am new to Linux and I am facing problem to get info for logical disk on Linux..
I want to know logical disk info like how many logical disk I have , used space and free space for each logical disk..
When I am running fdisk then it shows that I have 300GB hard disk and I have 5 logical disk(/dev/sda1 .. to /dev/sda5).
This 300 GB space should be divided in above 5 logical disk,(which i have) but when I am querying with df –h <logical disk path> command for above...
Qps Visual Process Manager is an X11 version of “top” or “ps” that displays processes in a window and lets you sort and manipulate them. It displays some general system information, and many details about current processes (such as the TCP/UDP sockets in use by a process). Qps runs on Linux and Solaris.Read More
Posted 01-20-2009 at 02:08 PM byAGer (Void cries or bashing time)
At least one person have read the "Linux nowhere" series in my blog and got interested in the context of that bashing. So, I decided to explain it here. Personally, I like case studies, so let it be another one.
My first distro was ALT Linux, which was very close to Mandrake at the time when I had Pentium Pro 150 at home. I looked at Linux mainly due to media hype and found out that the "super stable Linux" does not exist. If some buggy program hangs X, what fun...
Posted 01-20-2009 at 09:39 AM bybitpicker (Bitpicker's Blog: Random musings and rants)
On a different forum I've been having quite a lively discussion on computer security. The most recent worm outbreak which, as of today, appears to have infected at least ten million computers, has triggered some comments by myself about the sorry state of Windows security.
I am comparing Windows to a house sold to you without any doors because this is oh so user-friendly. No fiddling with locks, just walk in and out whenever you feel like it.