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  • How To Set Up A Local Yum Repository On Fedora 8

    Author: Falko TimmeTags: Comments: 3

    How To Set Up A Local Yum Repository On Fedora 8 This tutorial shows how to create a Fedora 8 yum repository for your local network. Having a local Fedora mirror is good if you have to install multiple systems in your local network because then all needed packages can be downloaded over the fast LAN connection, thus saving your internet bandwidth.

  • Build A HylaFax Server With AvantFax Frontend Using Debian Etch

    Author: surlyjakeTags: Comments: 9

    Build A HylaFax Server With AvantFax Frontend Using Debian Etch Install Debian. I used the basic barebones install option. I did some things that were done because of preference, and not necessary. I have marked them approriately. I encourage contributions from anyone who would like to add or correct something in this HowTo to contact me so I can fix it. I have installed this setup twice following these instructions and used Avantfax 2.3.0. Thanks to all the resources who helped me figure this out. Especially Razametal, who submitted a fantastic Spanish language walkthrough on ecualug.org.

  • Set Up Ubuntu-Server 6.06 LTS As A Firewall/Gateway For Your Small Business Environment

    Author: tychoTags: , , , , Comments: 2

    Set Up Ubuntu-Server 6.06 LTS As A Firewall/Gateway For Your Small Business Environment  This tutorial shows how to set up a Ubuntu 6.06 LTS server ("Dapper Drake") as a firewall and gateway for small/medium networks. The article covers the installation/configuration of services such as Shorewall, NAT, caching nameserver, DHCP server, VPN server, Webmin, Munin, Apache, Squirrelmail, Postfix, Courier IMAP and POP3, SpamAssassin, ClamAV, and many more.

  • Creating An AS400 Terminal Client With An Old PC And Ubuntu

    Author: anderwdTags: Comments: 0

    Creating an AS400 terminal with an Old PC and Ubuntu This how to uses Ubuntu 7.10 Server install. I am sure that this could be done with a much smaller install base, rather than server - I might have used the Alternative CD, or maybe even some other distribution like DSL, or Puppy Linux (if you needed GUI [graphical user interface] ). But for proof of concept this worked fine. I used an Old Dell GX100 Optiplex with 256 MB of RAM (I don't think I need any more that 128 [maybe even 64MB], but this is what was in the box when I pulled it out of the pile). It has a small form factor, and runs pretty quiet. My steps are geared toward English & US, so you may want to change those if your using something else =).

  • Writing Snort Rules On EnGarde

    Author: secureguardianTags: Comments: 0

    Writing Snort Rules On EnGarde There are already tons of written Snort rules, but there just might be a time where you need to write one yourself. You can think of writing Snort rules as writing a program. They can include variables, keywords and functions. Why do we need to write rules? The reason is, without rules Snort will never detect someone trying to hack your machine. This HOWTO will give you confidence to write your own rules.

  • How To Masquerade On Linux (Internet Connection Sharing)

    Author: phdTags: Comments: 14

    How To Masquerade On Linux (Internet Connection Sharing) It's very simple to masquerade (internet connection sharing in Windows language ) on Linux with a few lines of iptables and ip_forward commands.

  • Network Management And Monitoring With Hyperic HQ On Fedora 8

    Author: o.meyerTags: , Comments: 0

    Network Management And Monitoring With Hyperic HQ On Fedora 8 This document describes how to set up Hyperic HQ on Fedora 8. The resulting system provides an awesome, web-based "System ManagementSoftware". It's the next stage of classical monitoring and able to manage all kinds of operating systems, web servers, application servers and database servers.

  • Creating Snapshot Backups Of Your Desktop With Timevault On Ubuntu 7.10

    Author: o.meyerTags: , , Comments: 0

    Creating Snapshot Backups Of Your Desktop With Timevault On Ubuntu 7.10 This document describes how to set up, configure and use Timevault on Ubuntu 7.10. The resulting system provides a powerful backup system for desktop usage. TimeVault is a simple front-end for making snapshots of a set of directories. Snapshots are a copy of a directory structure or file at a certain point in time. Restore functionality is integrated into Nautilus - previous versions of a file or directory that has a snapshot can be accessed by examining the properties and selecting the 'Previous Versions' tab.

  • How To Configure ISP Mail Server With Virtual Users/Domain On Centos 4.5 Using Postfix, Dovecot, MySQL, phpMyAdmin, TLS/SSL

    Author: babarsaleemTags: , Comments: 1

    How To Configure ISP Mail Server With Virtual Users/Domain On  Centos 4.5 Using Postfix, Dovecot, MySQL, phpMyAdmin, TLS/SSL This tutorial describes how to set up a mail server where Postfix is the SMTP service, and Dovecot provides IMAP and POP services. The users are virtual and user information is stored in a MySQL database.

  • Installation Guide: CentOS 5.1 Desktop

    Author: o.meyerTags: , Comments: 2

    Installation Guide: CentOS 5.1 Desktop This document describes how to set up a CentOS 5.1 desktop. The result is a fast, secure and extendable system that provides all you need for daily work and entertainment.