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Posted 06-05-2008 at 05:05 PM by thewordlife101

I am having some problems with a friend's laptop. He wants to start using and learning some about linux. So we have been trying to get ubuntu to run on his laptop. However we continually run into the problem of the wlan card. It won't work so i have spent about 3 to 6 hours attempting to get it to work. I am having serious problems with this.

Aparently I will have to ndis wrapper in order to make my friend's wlan to work. The driver that is needed apparently is known as R174291.EXE....
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LDAP Client Login Authentication & SSH server Setup

Posted 06-03-2008 at 08:00 AM by sujit123


First Download the RPM

You will then need to use rpm to install them.

rpm -Uvh ssh*

LDAP Client Login Authentication:

LDAP Installation and Configuration

OpenLDAP v1.2.9 ( Open Source LDAP Server
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(NFS) on RedHat

Posted 06-03-2008 at 07:54 AM by sujit123

0. Is NFS running on your system?
Before the configuration of NFS, you can check whether your linux system has NFS installed or not.
[root@water root]# chkconfig --list | grep nfs

If you see the following information, then continue on section 1.

nfs 0:off 1:off 2:off 3:on 4:on 5:on 6:off
nfslock 0:off 1:off 2:off 3:on 4:on 5:on 6:off

If you don't see anything, you can start...
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NIS Server/Clients on RedHat

Posted 06-03-2008 at 07:52 AM by sujit123

1. NIS Server Configuration

The NIS formly was called YP (short for Yellow Pages). We will configure the master NIS server first.

1.1 Set the NIS Domain Name
It can be done by using command domainname or ypdomainname. Redhat Linux saves the default NIS domain name in file /etc/sysconfig/network. You can to add the following line in this file


where your_domain_name is the NIS domain name used in your LAN....
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Linux BASH command

Posted 06-03-2008 at 07:49 AM by sujit123

Linux BASH command line

alias Create an alias
apropos Search Help manual pages (man -k)
awk Find and Replace text, database sort/validate/indexbreak Exit from a loop
builtin Run a shell builtin
bzip2 Compress or decompress named file(s)

cal Display a calendar
case Conditionally perform a commandcatDisplay the contents of a file
cd Change Directory
cfdisk Partition table manipulator for...
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