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Firefox full screen even better with Fullersceen
By: Joe 'Zonker' Brockmeier Fullerscreen is an extension that gives Web pages in Firefox the full run of your monitor. If you spend much time using Web-based applications like Gmail, Google Notebook, or Backpack, Fullerscreen is a must-have addition to Firefox. Read more at Linux.com.

( Permalink: Firefox full screen even better with Fullersceen      Submitted by FreeRhino Wed Apr 11, 2007 )

Complex service checks with Nagios
By: David Josephsen Nagios is a GPL-licensed framework that allows you to intelligently schedule little monitoring programs written in any language you choose. Nagios lets you monitor hosts, services, and networks. Here are a couple of examples of real-world monitoring scenarios. Read more at Linux.com.

( Permalink: Complex service checks with Nagios      Submitted by FreeRhino Wed Apr 11, 2007 )

Learn how UNIX multitasks
On UNIX systems, each system and end-user task is contained within a process. Learn how to control processes and use a number of commands to peer into your system.

( Permalink: Learn how UNIX multitasks      Submitted by BlueVoodoo Wed Apr 11, 2007 )

Install Multiple Linux Servers with NFS
Learn how to install multiple Linux servers at the same time using network-based installation. In this second article of two parts on installing Linux server software, understand how to configure and install using Network File Share (NFS) on System x with Red Hat Enterprise Linux Version 4.

( Permalink: Install Multiple Linux Servers with NFS      Submitted by IdaAshley Wed Apr 11, 2007 )

Measure Time in Linux with Time Base
Use the PA technology's Time Base register to measure time at the nanosecond level in Linux on PowerPC and Cell BE microprocessors. Applications where this is useful include timestamping transactions (typically encrypted or digitally signed single-use messages), profiling code, and implementing small, precise software delays.

( Permalink: Measure Time in Linux with Time Base      Submitted by IdaAshley Wed Apr 11, 2007 )

KDE 4.0 the holy grail of Desktops ?
Often in the past there have been strong debates over the pros and cons of KDE over another popular desktop with even the Linus Torvalds pitching in to take sides. The critics of KDE call it a desktop exclusively meant for power users and point out the seemingly cluttered menu and options. This article explains why the recent inclusion of a slick file manager named Dolphin could be just the tip of the iceberg for what is in store in the upcoming KDE 4.0. If the developers replicate what they did with the file manager across all KDE applications, KDE 4.0 could well be a desktop which will find favor not only with the power users but the grandma kinds as well.

( Permalink: KDE 4.0 the holy grail of Desktops ?      Submitted by Anonymous Tue Apr 10, 2007 )

Bandwidth monitoring with vnStat
By: Sukrit Dhandhania If you want to monitor and manage your Internet bandwidth, perhaps to make sure your ISP is not overbilling you, try vnStat, an open source, Linux-based application that gives you a clear picture of your bandwidth usage. This command-line application is simple to install and easy to use. Read more at Linux.com.

( Permalink: Bandwidth monitoring with vnStat      Submitted by FreeRhino Tue Apr 10, 2007 )

The Perfect Setup - Debian Etch (Debian 4.0)
This tutorial shows how to set up a Debian Etch (Debian 4.0) based server that offers all services needed by ISPs and hosters: Apache web server (SSL-capable), Postfix mail server with SMTP-AUTH and TLS, BIND DNS server, Proftpd FTP server, MySQL server, Courier POP3/IMAP, Quota, Firewall, etc. This tutorial is written for the 32-bit version of Debian Etch, but should apply to the 64-bit version with very little modifications as well.

( Permalink: The Perfect Setup - Debian Etch (Debian 4.0)      Submitted by Falko Timme Tue Apr 10, 2007 )

Innovative Sunrise Browser aids Mac Web developers
By: Nathan Willis Sunrise Browser is an open source Web browser for Mac OS X intended for use as a Web developer's tool. It is not a groundbreaking achievement in that regard, but it is worth checking out due to its innovative and often unusual user interface choices. Read more at NewsForge.com.

( Permalink: Innovative Sunrise Browser aids Mac Web developers      Submitted by FreeRhino Tue Apr 10, 2007 )

Using Sharp Fonts On A GNOME Desktop
You might have noticed that fonts are quite fuzzy on Linux desktops which can make your eyes ache if you have to sit in front of your computer all day long. Font rendering is still a little bit awkward and one of the last weaknesses of Linux desktops. This tutorial shows how you can make GNOME and all GNOME applications (such as Evolution, the file browser Nautilus, etc.) use sharp fonts. In fact, we will use the Microsoft Windows standard font, Tahoma, as the standard font in GNOME, too, which will make the desktop look quite familiar if you are used to working with a Windows desktop.

( Permalink: Using Sharp Fonts On A GNOME Desktop      Submitted by Falko Timme Fri Apr 6, 2007 )

Virtualization with coLinux
Virtualization with VmWare, Xen, and Kernel-based Virtual Machine (KVM) are all the rage these days. But did you know that you can run Linux cooperatively with Microsoft Windows? This article explores Cooperative Linux (coLinux), starting with a quick introduction to virtualization and then looking at the approach taken by coLinux.

( Permalink: Virtualization with coLinux      Submitted by ida Fri Apr 6, 2007 )

Howto Setup Streaming Media Server in Ubuntu GNU/L
If you have a large music collection then streaming it across a LAN, or the internet, is a logical thing to do with it.This is simple guide how to setup Streaming Media Server in Ubuntu GNU/Linux Full Story

( Permalink: Howto Setup Streaming Media Server in Ubuntu GNU/L      Submitted by dave Fri Apr 6, 2007 )

AES encryptions with Kerberos 5
You can use Kerberos to verify the identities of users and principals over networks.

( Permalink: AES encryptions with Kerberos 5      Submitted by BlueVoodoo Fri Apr 6, 2007 )

FSF releases new draft of LGPL
By: Bruce Byfield The Free Software Foundation has released the second draft of version 3 of the GNU Lesser General Public License (LGPL). In addition to general editing, the new draft ties the LGPL more closely to the GNU General Public License (GPL), introduces the concept of a "linked version," and adds a new option for distributing combined works. Read more at Linux.com.

( Permalink: FSF releases new draft of LGPL      Submitted by FreeRhino Fri Apr 6, 2007 )

Firefox OS: Why My Hard Drive is not important
Makes some interesting points for a lot of users. Kindof brings back the thin client machines of not to long ago.
"While the debate of Windows v. Mac v. Linux rages on, at times rising to a roar in certain circles, I meekly raise my hand and offer a newly emerging fourth choice: none of these operating systems really matter anymore."
Firefox OS: Why My Hard Drive

( Permalink: Firefox OS: Why My Hard Drive is not important      Submitted by Noel Thu Apr 5, 2007 )

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