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Kanotix Live-CD: Gentle Intro for Beginners
Would you like a gentle and easy way to try out Linux without losing any of your Windows programs and files? You can try Linux using Live-CDs without removing your Windows or installing Linux on to a hard disk. You can discover, explore and enjoy the power of Linux by simply inserting a CD and Complete article

( Permalink: Kanotix Live-CD: Gentle Intro for Beginners      Submitted by Mark Rais Tue Mar 21, 2006 )

Build UNIX software with Eclipse
Eclipse is an excellent open source IDE and has many helpful features. It runs on any UNIX platform with a Java Runtime Environment (JRE) (Version 1.4 or newer) and an SWT port, such as Linux, Solaris, AIX, and HP-UX. Learn how UNIX developers looking to move to a friendlier, graphical IDE from the traditional command-line environment can use Eclipse with their existing code.

( Permalink: Build UNIX software with Eclipse      Submitted by Anonymous Tue Mar 21, 2006 )

Mastering your passwords with Keychain Access
One of the beauties that comes with Mac OS X is the Keychain that helps you manage your authorization needs as it acts as a depository of passwords. By using the Keychain you don't need to remember a myriad of passwords but rather just the Keychain password. Don't worry about losing your passwords either, since the Keychain can be backed up with ease.

( Permalink: Mastering your passwords with Keychain Access      Submitted by Anonymous Tue Mar 21, 2006 )

Automatix kicks Ubuntu into gear
New cool things in Linux almost every day.
"To test Automatix, I started with a fresh install of Ubuntu Breezy. Automatix supports all versions of Ubuntu up to Breezy, including Kubuntu and Edubuntu. It doesn't support Dapper, PPC, or AMD64 yet. Once the installation was complete, I logged in, opened Firefox, Googled for "automatix," and clicked on the first link, which happened to be to a complete Automatix tutorial on ubuntuforums.org. The tutorial was posted last year and makes reference to Ubuntu Hoary, but it works just fine for Breezy. "
Linux.com | Automatix kicks Ubuntu into gear

( Permalink: Automatix kicks Ubuntu into gear      Submitted by Noel Mon Mar 20, 2006 )

Building A Virtual Private Server (VPS)
This tutorial describes how to prepare a server for OpenVZ virtual machines on a Debian Sarge system. With OpenVZ you can create multiple Virtual Private Servers (VPS) on the same hardware, similar to Xen and the Linux Vserver project. OpenVZ is the open-source branch of Virtuozzo, a commercial virtualization solution used by many providers that offer virtual servers.

( Permalink: Building A Virtual Private Server (VPS)      Submitted by Falko Timme Mon Mar 20, 2006 )

HCL Technologies
What was the motivation behind making HCL Technologies the first external product design center for IBM? What IBM technologies will HCL have access to, and how will it use them? What's in it for IBM and both current and potential customers? Raj Narayanaswamy, marketing manager for HCL Technologies, explains.

( Permalink: HCL Technologies      Submitted by Anonymous Mon Mar 20, 2006 )

Better code testing with JUnit and FIT
The beauty of Framework for Integrated Tests (FIT) is that it enables the customer or business side of an organization to get involved in the testing process early (i.e., during development). Whereas JUnit's strength lies in unit testing during the coding process. This article shows you how to combine the best of FIT and JUnit for better teamwork and effective end-to-end testing.

( Permalink: Better code testing with JUnit and FIT      Submitted by Anonymous Mon Mar 20, 2006 )

WinXP and OSX dual boot in MacBook Pro
Not sure I would want to do this. But if your interested this may work.
"Finally I've succeeded in installing Windows XP in MacBook Pro. Now it can dual boot between Windows XP and MacOS X. There’re few issues with windows xp but being able to boot smoothly between these 2 OSes are really amazing. I've followed this HOWTO where more and more information is being added every few hours. I think most of the minor problems will be solved soon. If you want to install it for your self or want more information this wiki is the best place to go. Here I'm posting the photos of major installation sequence and some problems I encountered."
WinXP and OSX dual boot in MacBook Pro: Nirlog.com

( Permalink: WinXP and OSX dual boot in MacBook Pro      Submitted by Noel Mon Mar 20, 2006 )

Configuring Apache for Maximum Performance
Apache server performance can be improved by adding additional hardware resources such as RAM, faster CPU etc. But, most of the time, the same result can be achieved by custom configuration of the server. This article looks into getting maximum performance out of Apache with the existing hardware resources, specifically on the Linux systems.


( Permalink: Configuring Apache for Maximum Performance      Submitted by Falko Timme Thu Mar 16, 2006 )

Creating Repositories and Projects in Subversion
Subversion is pretty interesting stuff. This article give you a good start if you want to play with it.
"This article explains how to create projects and repositories in a free, open source version control system called Subversion. The online documentation for Subversion is excellent, but the information found here may help people who are still getting up to speed with the product. I will assume that you have already installed Subversion and TortoiseSVN. "
Creating Repositories and Projects in Subversion: Trunk, Tags, Branches.

( Permalink: Creating Repositories and Projects in Subversion      Submitted by Noel Thu Mar 16, 2006 )

Fortune Cookies through the /proc Filesystem
The /proc filesystem is a virtual filesystem that permits a novel approach for communication between the Linux® kernel and user space. In the /proc filesystem, virtual files can be read from or written to as a means of communicating with entities in the kernel, but unlike regular files, the content of these virtual files is dynamically created. This article introduces you to the /proc virtual filesystem and demonstrates its use.

( Permalink: Fortune Cookies through the /proc Filesystem      Submitted by Anonymous Thu Mar 16, 2006 )

Put Your Application on the Google Map
Google Maps API along with DB2, PHP, JavaScript, and XML let you create an easy-to-use map with your data on it. Pan to your zip code to see area-specific data. Use custom icons, change the map type, create a sidebar, and use event handlers. The author and his 9th grader son walk you through the process.

( Permalink: Put Your Application on the Google Map      Submitted by Anonymous Thu Mar 16, 2006 )

Philip Zimmermann releases Zfone for Mac OS X
Phil Zimmermann thinks Zfone is better than the other approaches to secure VoIP, because it achieves security without reliance on a PKI, key certification, trust models, certificate authorities, or key management complexity that bedevils the email encryption world.

( Permalink: Philip Zimmermann releases Zfone for Mac OS X      Submitted by Anonymous Thu Mar 16, 2006 )

Mac Mini into Perfect Multimedia Machine
The previous articles in this series show you how to create a scriptable, network-connected appliance that can play back still images and scale them to fit an arbitrary display window. This article explores the technical issues in video playback, and shows how a blend of hardware and software achieves good performance at a reasonable cost. Also, Lewin Edwards reveals that MP3 does not mean MPEG-3, which alone is worth the price of admission.

( Permalink: Mac Mini into Perfect Multimedia Machine      Submitted by Anonymous Thu Mar 16, 2006 )

Ultimate Ubuntu eye-candy with Xgl and Compiz
This guide steps right through getting these installed and setup.
"Compiz. Maybe you've heard the buzz, the pictures and videos, and spent the past few weeks in absolute agony over the coolness of it all. Okay, maybe you haven't - but I have. I could rant on and on about why this is the absolute coolest thing ever. An OpenGL powered desktop, Composite, OSX-rivalling effects, and works on ATI cards? At first I thought it to be too good to be true. Yet, there are the screenshots, the forum posts, and everywhere people seem to be talking about it. So why not give it a shot?"
TECTONIC: Howto: Ultimate Ubuntu eye-candy with Xgl and Compiz

( Permalink: Ultimate Ubuntu eye-candy with Xgl and Compiz      Submitted by Noel Wed Mar 15, 2006 )

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