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  • How to compare and merge text files on Linux

    linux Author: Bill ToulasTags: , , Comments: 5Published: Aug 03, 2015

    Comparing text files requires time, effort, a large monitor and a good amount of patience, or simply just the right tools to do it without any of the aforementioned. If you are an editor that has to deal with multiple versions of a text file, or a developer that wants to check the various code revisions of a file, then the following tutorial is for you.

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  • Build your own NAS with OpenMediaVault

    debian VMWare Image Download Author: Till BrehmTags: , , , , , Comments: 0Published: Jul 31, 2015

    OpenMediaVault is a Debian based special purpose Linux Distribution to build a Network Attached Storage (NAS) System. It provides an easy to use web-based interface, Multilanguage support, Volume Management, Monitoring and a plugin system to extend it with LDAP, Bittorrent, and iSCSI capabilities. This tutorial describes the installation and configuration of OpenMediaVault.

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  • How to scan for viruses with ClamAV on Ubuntu

    ubuntu Author: Bill ToulasTags: , , , Comments: 4Published: Jul 30, 2015

    There aren't many viruses made for Linux distributions and as such, most people who use such systems don't ever bother using an antivirus software. Those however who do want to be able to scan their system or other windows-based systems that are connected on a Linux PC through a network, they can use ClamAV. ClamAV is an open source anti-virus engine that is built to detect viruses, trojans, malware and other threats. It supports multiple file formats (documents, executables or archives), utilizes multi-thread scanner features and receives updates for its signature database at least 3-4 times a day.

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  • How to install ownCloud Client on Ubuntu 14.04 Desktop

    ubuntu Author: srijanTags: , , Comments: 0Published: Jul 29, 2015

    This tutorial describes how to connect an Ubuntu 14.04 Desktop with an ownCloud server by using the ownCloud desktop client.

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  • How to install a Raspberry Pi SMS Server

    raspbian Author: resselTags: , Comments: 0Published: Jul 28, 2015

    This tutorial will show you how you can set up an SMS server on a Raspberry Pi 2 Model B, running Raspbian. We will use playsms and smstools. In my example, I have used a Huawei E3131 3G modem.

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  • How to Handle Files with Scilab on Ubuntu 15.04

    ubuntu Author: David DuarteTags: , Comments: 0Published: Jul 27, 2015

    Scilab is an OpenSource Linux software for numerical computation similar to Matlab. This tutorial shows how to handle files and load data into Scilab for later use or processing. Scilab will interpret the code in the file and it's structure and format, etc. To use a file within the Scilab environment, it is necessary to use a number of previous commands that allow both reading and interpretation of the file in question.

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  • The Perfect Server - Ubuntu 15.04 (nginx, BIND, Dovecot and ISPConfig 3)

    ubuntu VMWare Image Download Author: Till BrehmTags: , , , , , , , , , , , , Comments: 4Published: Jul 24, 2015

    This tutorial shows the steps to install an Ubuntu 15.04 (Vivid Vervet) server with Nginx, PHP, MariaDB, Postfix, pure-ftpd, BIND, Dovecot and ISPConfig 3. ISPConfig 3 is a web hosting control panel that allows you to configure the installed services through a web browser. This setup provides a full hosting server with web, email (inc. spam and antivirus filter), Database, FTP and DNS services.

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  • How to run DOS applications in Linux

    linux Author: Bill ToulasTags: , , , , Comments: 2Published: Jul 23, 2015

    Chances are that most of you reading along those lines have started your “adventure” in computers through DOS. Although this long deprecated operating system is only running in our memories anymore, it will always hold a special place in our hearts. That said, some of you may still want to drink a sip of nostalgia or show your kids what old days were like by running some MS-DOS applications on your Linux distribution.

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  • Linux: How to burn a CD/DVD through the command line

    linux Author: Bill ToulasTags: , Comments: 0Published: Jul 22, 2015

    Carrying out common daily tasks such as burning a DVD through the comfort of a user-friendly graphical interface is, of course, a good thing, but unfortunately things don't always work as expected. When this is the case, Linux users can revert to the good old terminal to get things done no matter what. On this quick tutorial, we will see how Linux users can utilize the terminal to burn audio CDs, data DVDs or ISO images on a disk.

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  • How to install Wordpress with Nginx, MariaDB and HHVM in Ubuntu 15.04

    ubuntu Author: Muhammad ArulTags: , , , , Comments: 4Published: Jul 21, 2015

    HHVM (Hip Hop Virtual Machine) is a just-in-time compiler developed by Facebook to run applications that are written in PHP and Hack language. HHVM is faster than the traditional PHP engine from ZEND and is used by Facebook to serve billions of web requests per day. This tutorial describes the steps to install WordPress with Nginx, MariaDB and HHVM on Ubuntu 15.04 Server.

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