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FTP Server setup with TLS
ProFTPD is a ftp server written for use on Unix and Unix-a-like operating systems, there is no support for native use under Microsoft Windows.This tutorial will explain how to setup proftp server with TLS in debian etch.The TLS protocol allows applications to communicate across a network in a way designed to prevent eavesdropping, tampering, and message forgery. TLS provides endpoint authentication and communications privacy over the Internet using cryptography. Full Story

( Permalink: FTP Server setup with TLS      Submitted by dave Wed Feb 6, 2008 )

Getting alerts when Java processes crash
When bugs occur in the Java runtime environment, most administrators want to get notified so they can take corrective action. These actions can range from restarting a Java process, collecting postmortem data or calling in application support personnel to debug the situation further. The Java runtime has a number of useful options that can be used for this purpose. The following blog post describes two of these options, and how they can be used to alert operational staff to problems with the Java runtime.

( Permalink: Getting alerts when Java processes crash      Submitted by Matty Wed Feb 6, 2008 )

GLPI - IT and asset Managemet Software Setup
GLPI stands for “Gestionnaire libre de parc informatique”, GLPI is the Information Resource Manager with an additional Administration- Interface. You can use it to build up a database with an inventory for your company (computer, software, printers…). It has enhanced functions to make the daily life for the administrators easier, like a job tracking system with mail-notification and methods to build a database with basic information about your network-topology. Full Story

( Permalink: GLPI - IT and asset Managemet Software Setup      Submitted by dave Tue Feb 5, 2008 )

How To: FreeBSD Static Routing Configuration
For one machine to be able to find another over a network, there must be a mechanism in place to describe how to get from one to the other. This is called routing. This how to describes FreeBSD static router configuration.

( Permalink: How To: FreeBSD Static Routing Configuration      Submitted by nixCraft Tue Feb 5, 2008 )

Let me ask you a basic question: Which operating system do you use? What are the possible answers? Windows, Linux, Solaris or Mac OS X, of course. But let us try to think different for a moment. Maybe it is possible, that this answer would be, for example KDE?

( Permalink: GNU/something      Submitted by Borys Musielak Tue Feb 5, 2008 )

Shred XML Documents with DB2 on Linux
Learn to “shred" XML documents into relational tables through annotated XML schema decomposition or XMLTABLE Decomposition. This article reviews the two methods of decomposing XML data including, how to use the XMLTABLE function for decomposition.

( Permalink: Shred XML Documents with DB2 on Linux      Submitted by LinucksGirl Tue Feb 5, 2008 )

Cairo-Dock: An Animated Launch Bar for Compiz
The Daily Ubuntu attempts to make options for Ubuntu Linux users a bit more manageable by presenting a new application for the Ubuntu Linux operating system on a daily basis. They can range from audio programs such as Audacious and Amarok, to more business-oriented things like gLabels.
You can read about Cairo-Dock: An Animated Launch Bar for Compiz.

( Permalink: Cairo-Dock: An Animated Launch Bar for Compiz      Submitted by Mary Riley Mon Feb 4, 2008 )

Creating Snapshot-Backups with FlyBack On Ubuntu 7
FlyBack is a tool similar to Apple's TimeMachine. It is intended to create snapshot-backups of selected directories or even your full hard drive. From the FlyBack project page: "FlyBack is a snapshot-based backup tool based on rsync. It creates successive backup directories mirroring the files you wish to backup, but hard-links unchanged files to the previous backup. This prevents wasting disk space while providing you with full access to all your files without any sort of recovery program. If your machine crashes, just move your external drive to your new machine and copy the latest backup using whatever file browser you normally use." This article shows how to install and use FlyBack on Ubuntu 7.10 (Gutsy Gibbon).

( Permalink: Creating Snapshot-Backups with FlyBack On Ubuntu 7      Submitted by Falko Timme Mon Feb 4, 2008 )

Kubuntu Dapper on Inspiron 600m
How things have changed!
"Here is the kicker - Dapper supports the Intel wifi card out of the box, while XP doesn't! How funny is that? I was actually pleasantly surprised to see this to work out so well. "
Terminally Incoherent Blog Archive Kubuntu Dapper on Inspiron 600m

( Permalink: Kubuntu Dapper on Inspiron 600m      Submitted by Noel Mon Feb 4, 2008 )

Create a Sudoku Rich Client game with Eclipse
XMLBeans is a great XML-to-Java data-binding technology, but it lacks the ability to register observers for model changes. However, you can customize generated plain old Java objects (POJOs) to include the necessary interfaces and the notification of changes. Create a Sudoku Rich Client Platform (RCP) game application in Eclipse, and learn how to use eventing to validate the user's input.

( Permalink: Create a Sudoku Rich Client game with Eclipse      Submitted by Anonymous Mon Feb 4, 2008 )

Splitting lighttpd Logs With vlogger
Vlogger is a little tool with which you can write lighttpd logs broken down by virtual hosts and days. With vlogger, we need to put just one accesslog.filename directive into our global lighttpd configuration, and it will write access logs for each virtual host and day. Therefore, you do not have to split lighttpd's overall access log into access logs for each virtual host each day, and you do not have to configure lighttpd to write one access log per virtual host (which could make you run out of file descriptors very fast). At the end of this tutorial I will show you how to use webalizer to create statistics from the lighttpd access logs.

( Permalink: Splitting lighttpd Logs With vlogger      Submitted by Falko Timme Fri Feb 1, 2008 )

Eclipse based Web apps for Apple's iPhone
Get a hands-on look at developing Web applications using Eclipse and the Aptana iPhone Development plug-in. Aptana's iPhone Development plug-in for Eclipse generates iPhone-specific projects and previews applications in a rotatable viewfinder. See the development of a Javadoc viewer for the iPhone, uncover tips for user iPhone interface design, and hear about the future of iPhone application development.

( Permalink: Eclipse based Web apps for Apple's iPhone      Submitted by Anonymous Fri Feb 1, 2008 )

Understand EFS: A simple hand book for beginners
Safeguard your data with the Encrypted File System (EFS), a new AIX 6.1 security feature, and get a comprehensive picture on the configuration of EFS and its usage. EFS can store the content of a file in an encrypted format at the file system level. If you�re new to EFS, this article is a good starting point for reviewing the need for EFS, its features, and most commonly used commands.

( Permalink: Understand EFS: A simple hand book for beginners      Submitted by BlueVoodoo6@hotmail.com Fri Feb 1, 2008 )

Riding the Rails with WebSphere Part 1
This article is the first of two that demonstrates how a Ruby on Rails application can be deployed inside of WAS V6.1, and how to integrate WAS existing features with Ruby on Rails applications. This marriage provides the best of both worlds: rapid development and testing while leveraging your investment in WAS.

( Permalink: Riding the Rails with WebSphere Part 1      Submitted by IdaAshley Fri Feb 1, 2008 )

MacBook Air review - Engadget
Not on my list. But is a very nice looking machine.
"It fits in a manila folder, you can slide it under a door, and if you threw it hard enough you could probably chop someone in half with the thing. It's the thinnest, and if we may say so, sexiest laptop around today: the MacBook Air. But looks aren't everything to everyone, and despite all the rhetoric about being a no-compromises ultraportable, Apple did leave plenty on the cutting-room floor in its quest to make an absurdly thin ultraportable that doesn't skimp on a full size keyboard or roomier 13-inch display. But, as many potential buyers have been asking themselves since last week, is the Air right to be your next machine? Read on, we'll tell you what we think."
MacBook Air review - Engadget

( Permalink: MacBook Air review - Engadget      Submitted by Noel Thu Jan 31, 2008 )

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