Linux Tutorials on the topic “linux”

  • NIC Bonding On Slackware 12.1

    slackware Author: mstjohn1974Tags: , Comments: 6

    NIC Bonding On Slackware 12.1 I was standing in front of a problem while I built a NFS Storage Server. It is necessary for me to have redundancy in every point of view. I solved all redundancy issues I had by using server hardware with redundant power supplies, a Raid 1+ 0 Raid array and two UPS’s one for each power supply. The only thing left in my mind was what about a network failure? Well just use the two Gig NIC’s and hook each of them up to its own switch. Great idea but how do I get them acting as one unit speak one single IP? NIC Bonding was my solution. After a couple of hours researching on the Internet stumbled upon the build in solution by using ifenslave.

  • dmidecode: Finding Out Hardware Details Without Opening The Computer Case

    tux Author: Falko TimmeTags: , Comments: 4

    dmidecode: Finding Out Hardware Details Without Opening The Computer Case dmidecode is a tool for dumping a computer's DMI (some say SMBIOS) table contents in a human-readable format. This table contains a description of the system's hardware components, as well as other useful pieces of information such as serial numbers and BIOS revision. Thanks to this table, you can retrieve this information without having to probe for the actual hardware.

  • Logical Volume Manager: How can I extend a Volume Group?

    tux Author: sinanceylanTags: Comments: 10

    Logical Volume Manager: How can I extend a Volume Group? It is a good choice to use LVM on Linux. It provides flexible storage management than any other traditional physical partitoning. With LVM, you can easily create, delete, resize storage volumes. First of all, if you want to know what LVM is, there are many documents on the Internet. In this example we will learn how to extend a Volume Group size.

  • Convert YouTube Videos Into MP3s

    Author: sjauTags: , Comments: 18

    Convert YouTube Videos Into MP3s I do have a few songs that are broken and that I can't get somewhere else and can't buy however they are on YouTube. I know, quality is not the best on YouTube but for some stuff you have it might be better. Question is, how could I put those flash videos onto my music player? It's actually very simple but the legality of it depends on where you live. Better check out first if you are allowed to convert YouTube videos into mp3s.

  • Secure SSH Using WiKID Two-Factor Authentication And TACACS+

    Author: nowenTags: , Comments: 0

    Secure SSH Using WiKID Two-Factor Authentication And TACACS+ These instructions are designed to help you configure and test using the WiKID TACACS+ protocol module via Linux PAM on Red Hat. This document has been updated to cover pam .99 and higher. We assume that you have already installed the open-source WiKID Strong Authentication Server Community Edition.

  • Installing ehcp (Easy Hosting Control Panel) On Any Debian Or Apt-Get Based Distro, Including Ubuntu

    Author: bvidinliTags: , , , , , , , , , , , Comments: 6

    Installing ehcp (Easy Hosting Control Panel) On Any Debian Or Apt-Get Based Distro, Including Ubuntu In this tutorial I will show you howto install ehcp on any debian based distro, or any distro that has apt-get support. ehcp stands for Easy Hosting Control Panel. It may be used by anyone wanting to host multiple domains in his dedicated/vps server. It is a hosting control panel under development.

  • Running Linux Live-CDs On Windows With MobaLiveCD

    tux Author: Falko TimmeTags: , Comments: 7

    Running Linux Live-CDs On Windows With MobaLiveCD This article is a short introduction to running Linux Live-CDs with MobaLiveCD. MobaLiveCD is a standalone Windows application (i.e., you do not have to install it - it runs by clicking on the executable) that uses the Qemu emulator to run Linux Live-CDs on your Windows desktop.

  • Using Zivios Identity Management

    Author: rehanzafarTags: Comments: 0

    Using Zivios Identity Management Zivios is an open source web based identity management application featuring single sign on, certificate authority, user, group and computer provisioning with remote management of services. Zivios is an n-tiered PHP-5 application and uses MySQL and OpenLDAP as it's data store, with OpenLdap being the primary back end for identity management and application integration and MySQL being used for panel specific data.

  • Spam Blocking And Web Filtering With The Untangle 5.3 Network Gateway

    Author: Falko TimmeTags: , Comments: 1

    Spam Blocking And Web Filtering With The Untangle 5.3 Network Gateway Untangle bundles common open-source applications for blocking spam, spyware, viruses, adware and unwanted content on the network in one single Linux distribution. It can be integrated into existing networks either as a router or as a transparent bridge (directly behind the router, but before the switch that connects the client PCs with the router). The best thing about Untangle is that you don't have to reconfigure the client PCs - Untangle works out of the box.

  • Triggering Commands On File/Directory Changes With Incron on Debian Etch

    debian Author: Falko TimmeTags: , , Comments: 9

    Triggering Commands On File/Directory Changes With Incron This guide shows how you can install and use incron on a Debian Etch system. Incron is similar to cron, but instead of running commands based on time, it can trigger commands when file or directory events occur (e.g. a file modification, changes of permissions, etc.).