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manually configuring network interfaces

Posted 05-06-2011 at 06:11 AM by neonsignal
Updated 05-06-2011 at 06:14 AM by neonsignal

Edit /etc/network/interfaces. Typical parameters are address, netmask, network, broadcast, gateway, dns-nameservers. For wireless networks, there is also wireless-essid and wireless-key.
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Posted 05-06-2011 at 06:02 AM by neonsignal
Updated 05-06-2011 at 06:38 AM by neonsignal

This is a series of entries on Linux related tasks. They aren't documented thoroughly enough to go into a wiki, but might be useful to others. By default, they are aimed at the latest debian stable distro. Some are memory joggers rather than being particularly insightful! Comments pointing out errors and omissions are welcome.
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Oldies, but goodies.

Posted 05-05-2011 at 05:22 AM by peonuser

Finally have the cobol compiler working. Whoopee. If can even be used for cgi. Thought I might write a couple of business programs with it also. Had to compile from source. Love open source.

Directron has a big deal going on today. If I did not live so far away and the price of fuel so high, I would go. Need to work on the house anyway.

Jameco sent me a catalog. Ut oh. Better hide it so I do not order anything.

In a whos on first moment, A friend asked...
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Checking Oracle Database without using

Posted 05-05-2011 at 02:52 AM by brownie_cookie

Let me write a small HOW-TO for checking your Oracle Database without using the tnsnames.ora file

This is written thanks to the help of my good friend EricTRA.
He provided me helpfull links and helped me for getting the solution.

This being said, here is the link which guided me : Helpfull Link !!

So, I'm going to write this HOW-TO regarding the link and a plugin for Nagios and if you have an Oracle Database, this is the place you want to be....
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Posted 05-05-2011 at 01:52 AM by TheIndependentAquarius
Updated 01-10-2012 at 09:02 AM by TheIndependentAquarius

Is procrastination a psychological problem or a habit?

I get nervous when I see a huge pile of work lying ahead
of me! I feel the nervousness in my body, my thinking
process slows down. I start finding excuses of postponing
the task. I feel the need to sleep. I start looking out
for the rest of the non-so-important jobs and can't
get them completed too, since at the back of my mind is a
heavy load of the major task which I am yet to start!...
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