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Mysql Database Backup Script

Posted 03-25-2006 at 05:36 PM by sridhar11

A script to take daily, weekly and monthly backups of your MySQL databases using mysqldump. Features - Backup mutiple databases - Single backup file or to a seperate file for each DB - Compress backup files - Backup remote servers - E-mail logs – More

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tweaking aterm

Posted 03-24-2006 at 06:56 PM by divukman


So, you want something different and you want it fast.
Ok, no problem :)

1.) Change your default colors in bash or whatever shell you use:
(thanks to mailing lists for this tip :) )

dircolors -p > ls_colors.file
Edit the file and customize the colors.

Now edit your .bashrc:
Instead of this:

export LS_OPTIONS='--color=auto'
eval `dircolors`...
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PostgreSQL Database Server Configuration

Posted 03-24-2006 at 04:39 AM by sridhar11

PostgreSQL is a fully featured object-relational database management system. It supports a large part of the SQL standard and is designed to be extensible by users in many aspects. Some of the features are: ACID transactions, foreign keys, views, sequences, subqueries, triggers, user-defined types and functions, outer joins, multiversion concurrency control. Graphical user interfaces and bindings for many programming languages are available as well.

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Nvu web editing

Posted 03-21-2006 at 05:34 PM by maxie

Web editing has just become a lot easier now that I´ve opened Nvu the Linux web editor. Now at Version 1.0.

On first glance it seems nice and up to date. A site manager on the left side allowed me to add a couple of existing sites, setting the http address and the local site storage or test server.

The first page I opened was one I had difficulty in Dreamweaver with. The header table was shifting an image down and I could not find what was doing it. But one look at...
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Knoppix Hopes Dashed...At First

Posted 03-20-2006 at 05:00 PM by mowestusa

For pastors, teachers, and volunteers in the church, trying Linux is made easier by the Live CDs. Live CDs boot from the CD-ROM drive, and offer the chance to run Linux without having to touch the hard drive or removing your Windows install. By far the most popular Live CD is Knoppix. As a Linux user I have tried a number of Live CDs like SimplyMepis, DSL, Slax, Puppy Linux, and Kanotix while learning Linux.

What brings me to this post, is a recent experience with Knoppix. I have...
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