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Chrooted Drop Bear HowTo

Chrooted Drop Bear HowTo

This tutorial is being written to help you install Drop Bear to a chroot environment. Dropbear is a relatively small SSH 2 server and client. It is an alternative lightweight program for openssh and it is designed for environments with low memory and processor resources, such as embedded systems.

Allow Your Applications To Access The XAMPP MySQL Server Directly

Allow Your Applications To Access The XAMPP MySQL Server Directly

If you want to have a full featured "LAMP" server with one step you can use "XAMPP", it's easy and fast but you can't access its MySQL database server using the regular "mysql" client (/usr/bin/mysql), you have to use its own client (/opt/lampp/bin/mysql) to do that.

Fully Utilizing Your X-Core CPU

Fully Utilizing Your X-Core CPU

Almost all systems sold nowadays have at least a dual-core CPU, even triple- or quad-cores are getting cheaper and getting standard in the near future. But how to utilize your shiny x-core to it's full potential, with applications that are only utilizing one core ? With Linux, which has strong multitasking capabilities as all unixoid operating systems, there is an easy possibility to parallelize tasks which are normally only using one core of an x-core CPU.

Set Up Hudson For Continuous Integration Under Linux

Set Up Hudson For Continuous Integration Under Linux

Hudson monitors executions of repeated jobs, such as building a software project or jobs run by cron. This article explains how you can set it up on Linux.

How To Modify Your Gnu/Linux Box To Serve As A USB Over IP Server

How To Modify Your Gnu/Linux Box To Serve As A USB Over IP Server

There was a long time that I was looking for a way to put away my old co CRM server! But why? Because I had installed a virtualization environment with Xen and all my servers are turned to small VPS on a nice pretty infrastructure. The base point was that the CRM had a USB/Lock and there was no way to take the lock under a virtualized VPS.

Expanding A Root-FS

Expanding A Root-FS

There might be the situation, that your root filesystem runs out of space, so it has to be expanded. With filesystems other than the root filesystem this could easily be done for instance with gparted. With the root filesystem this is not possible, as gparted could only expand filesystems that are not mounted, which is impossible with the root filesystem. The only way to enlarge the root filesystem is to boot from a kind of rescuesystem, Live-CD or the like, and then to expand the root filesystem. The following tutorial describes, how this is achieved by using Systemrescue-CD.

IP Management With PHPIP

IP Management With PHPIP

Phpip is an IP Management tool which helps to manage your network with the detailed information of your client or network IP at the distributed point. This is basically useful for ISPs as well as large networks.

Low Cost SAN

Low Cost SAN

The objective of this document is to provide making of Low Cost SAN using FOSS tools.

Squid - Delay Pools Bandwidth Management

Squid - Delay Pools Bandwidth Management

This feature is used to restrict the bandwidth usage for the user community. It has been introduced in ver 2.x.

Boot Linux Over HTTP With boot.kernel.org (BKO)

Boot Linux Over HTTP With boot.kernel.org (BKO)

This tutorial shows how you can boot Linux over HTTP with boot.kernel.org (BKO). All that users need is Internet connectivity and a small program (gpxe) to boot the machine. This gpxe program provides network booting facility. BKO allows you to boot into the following distributions: Debian, Ubuntu, Damn Small Linux, Knoppix, Fedora. BKO provides gpxe images for USB sticks, CDs, and also for floppies, i.e., you can boot from a USB sticks, a CD, or a floppy.

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