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There is a good collections of links to Unix/Linux related websites at but not very well organised though.
by kriss183 in Linux and Unix ()
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Hi everyone warning: BIT NOOB ALERT! I need things simple please I have asked around how it is possible for this to happen: When someone creates a new subdomain using the script i have, it automatically has files on it. The files are specified by me. Also, many subdomains will …
by TheArbiter in Linux and Unix ()
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Hello everyone, Thanking you in advance for your knowledge and help to me. This is my DocumentRoot "/var/www/venus" I have edited httpd.conf in this manner for .htaccess authentication AuthType Basic AuthName "The Venus" AuthUserFile /var/www/venus/cgi-bin/pwd/.htpasswd AllowOverride None order deny,allow allow from all Allow from all Satisfy any require valid-user Its …
by shiq in Linux and Unix ()
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Hi guys i downloaded the knoppix live cd and burned it and all went fine. except its in German...i cant read german. Is there an english version. Or another Live CD you recommend? -T
by tayspen 28 in Linux and Unix ()
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hi i know that JMeter can be used to test a website. But i was wondering what features can be tested? and waht are they?
by sam1 in Linux and Unix ()
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My Faves are X.org, XDM and WindowMaker - simple yet productive. Personally XFeree86 is to old, KDM too flashy and ICEWM is just horrible. GNOME is good as its like the mac or WIN2K in that its simple, sleek and fast. Its also good for people with disabilities. KDE has …
by jbennet 1,618 in Linux and Unix ()
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I KNOW THERE IS SITES SPECIFICALLY FOR MY NEEDS BUT THEY HAV'NT REPLIED" ? Hi guys ive just registered and i aint too clued up with forums and threads and stuff! so first of all i hope this is the correct manner in which to go about solving my problems …
by juniors in Linux and Unix ()
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Hope this is ok here.....Mods let me know if it isn't... I've started a new site. The aim of the site is to be a linux torrent repository. So far I have torrents of Knoppix, Knoppix gaming and Slax up for download. I'd love more torrents of the more popular …
by fooumang in Linux and Unix ()
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:rolleyes: my dell optiplex gxp1 will not show cd-rw drive along side sony dvd in hardware devices with removable storage. it all started when i installed the sony dvd rom drive. got confusing to me when i had to set jumpers & install the ide cables in the correct order. …
by compnutt in Linux and Unix ()
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hi. i am developing a small module for the linux 2.6.14 kernel. so far i have been able to create the character devices that will contain any kind of char data i send them. for example, if i type echo HELLO WORLD > /dev/vale0 and then cat < /dev/vale0 then …
by trashed in Linux and Unix ()
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More and more, I am believing that Mozilla's FireFox and ThunderBird and more reliable rather than IE and Outlook. But my question still remainds; can you sync your address book and email to a PDA, even on a PDA with mobile Windows???
by extofer -2 in Linux and Unix ()
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I was wondering if anyone had encountered this or knew what the problem was. A few days ago I installed Audacity on Ubuntu Linux. I didn't notice an problems at first, that is until I tried to record a second track. On recording all the tracks after the first track …
by totustuusmaria in Linux and Unix ()
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How can I set it up in cpanel/whm so that awstats is publicly viewable for a specific acct. Like: www.seryx.net/logs Thanks ahead of time. Ron
by cyberoptik in Linux and Unix ()
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Help. I had purchaced DVD X Ccopy from 321 Studios. My computer crashed, and I can't reload it. Now there is no tech support. :cry:
by Ken 1 in Linux and Unix ()
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Love it, dahlinks, love it. What I don't love was my rush to upgrade our vBulletin to 3.5. Doh. If I'm not mistaken, your hack only works with vBulletin 3.0.Whatever. I could just go ahead and attempt to install the hack on our board, but I'm afraid of crashing it. …
by robbio in Linux and Unix ()
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Hello, Pls can someone help me.......I want to setup a DHCP server(Linux), to take care of my LAN routing. I also want to install/setup dansguardian(to block pornography), and have a firewall running. Pls can you advise me on how to install and get my server running. cheers toks
by Tokunbo in Linux and Unix ()
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Lately, I found some Arch Linux at . Do someone have any experience with it? I've heard, that on some forum they was telling only good things about it...
by Mareq in Linux and Unix ()
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Few months ago, I set up my linux box as a development web server and also as network router. I have chosen Debian GNU/Linux. Now, at last, I need to set up firewall. What I need to do is configure IPtables so, at first, my network is secure (Now, it …
by Mareq in Linux and Unix ()
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how do I use the find command to only search in my current folder (and not any subdirectories)
by paradox814 1 in Linux and Unix ()
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Hey there. I'm new to this, I've got a nice clean, formatted hard disk (NFTS), no operating system, four Fedora Core 4 install disks, and no clue what I'm doing. Please help me. I just wanted a change from Windows, but this is proving to be quite difficult. I can't …
by Spiffy in Linux and Unix ()
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Hello forum How can I get my USB external hard drive to mount as non root? I am using diskdrake to mount it (me being the owner) and this drive has a NTFS file system. The only way I can view the contents of this hard drive is to log …
by rrssss 6 in Linux and Unix ()
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since all that looked at my last post felt disinclined to leave some sort of a responce i have decided to rephrase my question --what do you do after you click download on the torrent and it's done downloading on bittorrent?
by Emanex in Linux and Unix ()
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On my linux box, I have installed Debian GNU/Linux and Apache 2. I need to set up .htaccess with authentification data stored in Postgre SQL database. The problem is, that I can not find libapache2_mod_auth_pgsql. Only modules I found was libapache_mod_auth_pgsql (Postgres authentification Apache module for Apache version 1, not …
by Mareq in Linux and Unix ()
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Sun Microsystems Inc. on Tuesday will roll out its latest entry into the server market with the first machines to utilize the company's long-awaited Ultra Sparc T1 chip technology.
by ! ! in Linux and Unix ()
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...i'm thinking about getting a linux box (inexpensive suggestions welcome!) & setting up a small webspace. i've a broadband connection & the box will be behind a personal hardware firewall... there's so much information on this site about apache that i really don't know where to start, so i would …
by aeinstein 79 in Linux and Unix ()
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I was working on my site, and was doing some mod_rewrites and realized that I very frequently forget to pass a 404 header if the requested page is invalid (and I found out that even this website is guilty of it!). See this is what happens, when you use mod_rewrite …
by paradox814 1 in Linux and Unix ()
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I am running Knoppix in text mode (using command 'Knoppix 2') in my system with 32Mb RAM, celeron 300 Mhz processor. But i m having 2 problems with it:- 1) If i leave it for sometime then it goes in standby mode n doesnt respond if i press keys or …
by akshayabc in Linux and Unix ()
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This is for a localhost development machine (Apache 2.0.54) and I don't even know how to phrase the question, or even if it is vhost, so fingers crossed you understand me! I don't want to have to type in either a full (or relative) link back to the root but …
by sybil in Linux and Unix ()
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using redhat 9.0 , using swat to configure samba (localhost:901), it seems to work. I get the error message "Couldn't display smb/// because no host "null" could be found. Check that the spelling is correct and that your proxy settings are correct." I am using vmware 4.0.5 and windows xp …
by verninator in Linux and Unix ()
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I am having troubles running apache because of a port 80 problem. I have XP.
by crouchjay in Linux and Unix ()
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