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Speed Up Your System With Preload On Fedora 8

Speed Up Your System With Preload On Fedora 8

This document describes how to install preload on Fedora 8. Preload is an adaptive readahead daemon - it will monitor which programs you use at the most. Parts of these programs will be cached to speed up their load time.

Installing The Amazon MP3 Downloader On Ubuntu Gutsy Gibbon

Installing The Amazon MP3 Downloader On Ubuntu Gutsy Gibbon

This short guide explains how to install the Amazon MP3 Downloader on Ubuntu 7.10 (Gutsy Gibbon). The Amazon MP3 Downloader is required for album purchases on Amazon.com, and makes downloading songs fast and easy.

RackTables On Ubuntu 7.10 Server

RackTables On Ubuntu 7.10 Server

In the words of the developers, RackTables is "A management framework for rackspace, IP addresses, servers, switches, routers and much more!". To me, it is the solution to a project that I have been working on for some time - a means of mapping out our data center at work. I have, for a long time, wanted a way to map out and make available in a web interface, our server racks.

Zimbra Collaboration Suite Open Source Edition On CentOS

Zimbra Collaboration Suite Open Source Edition On CentOS

This tutorial shows how to set up Zimbra Collaboration Suite - Open Source Edition on CentOS. This tutorial covers installation of CentOS, dependencies for ZCS and setup of Split DNS when working behind a firewall. This tutorial is based on the way I set this server up and is only a suggestion. It carries no guarantees and it is highly suggested that you do this on a test server first to verify functionality. If you don't have a test server available you should download VMWare Server 1.0 and perform this tutorial on a test virtual server.

Enabling MSSQL for PHP5 On Debian Lenny (testing)

Enabling MSSQL for PHP5 On Debian Lenny (testing)

Recently I did an install of Debian Etch 4.0 to prepare it for ispconfig. Knowing I had a website that needed MSSQL support I had to figure out how to accomplish this. There may be an easier way I don't know, but this daunting task worked this way.

How To Reset A Forgotten Root Password With Knoppix

How To Reset A Forgotten Root Password With Knoppix

This guide explains how you can reset a forgotten root password with the help of the Knoppix Linux Live-CD. Afterwards you can log in to your system as root again.

Creating Snapshot-Backups with BackerUpper On Ubuntu 7.10

Creating Snapshot-Backups with BackerUpper On Ubuntu 7.10

BackerUpper 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 BackerUpper project page: "Backerupper is a simple program for backing up selected directories over a local network. Its main intended purpose is backing up a user's personal data." This article shows how to install and use BackerUpper on Ubuntu 7.10 (Gutsy Gibbon).

VMware Server v1.04 On Fedora 8 With Kernel 2.6.24

VMware Server v1.04 On Fedora 8 With Kernel 2.6.24

This document describes how to set up VMware Server v1.04 on Fedora 8 with the brand-new kernel 2.6.24 (2.6.24.3-12.fc8).

Virtual Users And Domains With Postfix, MailScanner, Mailwatch & MySQL On CentOS 5.1

Virtual Users And Domains With Postfix, MailScanner, Mailwatch & MySQL On CentOS 5.1

This document describes how to customize Falko's "Virtual Users And Domains" - setup for CentOS 5.1 so that it works with MailScanner and Mailwatch. The resulting system provides a web interface (Mailwatch) where you can manage quarantined emails, train SpamAssassin, edit the white- and blacklist, view configuration files and the detailed MySQL database status ...

Setting Up A PHP + MySQL Powered BitTorrent Tracker With RivetTracker

Setting Up A PHP + MySQL Powered BitTorrent Tracker With RivetTracker

Efficient file distribution is an important process for many websites online. BitTorrent makes this easier by sharing the uploading and downloading among clients. This alleviates the bandwidth required by the content provider. This tutorial will show you how to install RivetTracker, a PHP and MySQL driven BitTorrent tracker. RivetTracker is a heavily modified version of PHPBTTracker, written by "DeHackEd". It aims to be easy to use and manage.

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