Linux Tutorials on the topic “ubuntu”

  • HowTo Compile rTorrent From SVN In Ubuntu 8.04 Hardy Heron

    Author: sjauTags: Comments: 4

    HowTo Compile rTorrent From SVN In Ubuntu 8.04 Hardy Heron Torrent is a great way to transfer large files very quickly. However most torrent clients are gui based and have quite some impact on system resources (e.g. Azureus). rTorrent is a lightweight client running from the terminal. Being able to run it in a screen session (also upon boot) makes it ideal to also control it from a remote location.

  • The Perfect Desktop - Linux Mint 5 Elyssa R1

    linux_mint Author: Falko TimmeTags: , Comments: 2

    The Perfect Desktop - Linux Mint 5 Elyssa R1 This tutorial shows how you can set up a Linux Mint 5 Elyssa R1 desktop that is a full-fledged replacement for a Windows desktop, i.e. that has all the software that people need to do the things they do on their Windows desktops. The advantages are clear: you get a secure system without DRM restrictions that works even on old hardware, and the best thing is: all software comes free of charge. Linux Mint 5 is a Linux distribution based on Ubuntu 8.04 that has lots of packages in its repositories (like multimedia codecs, Adobe Flash, Adobe Reader, Skype, Google Earth, etc.) that are relatively hard to install on other distributions; it therefore provides a user-friendly desktop experience even for Linux newbies.

  • How To Make A Fully Customized KDE Live CD/DVD Using Kubuntu

    Author: technoshaunTags: , Comments: 3

    How To Make A Fully Customized KDE Live CD/DVD Using Kubuntu There are tools available to allow anyone to create and distribute a completely customized Ubuntu Based distribution using the Gnome Desktop. Many Kubuntu users would like to do the same thing but such tools are not fully compatible with KDE and the Kiosk tool does not change or remove all of the Kubuntu defaults so that a program like Remastersys can create a customized ISO with the defined changes. This How To is designed to address these issues and allow those interested in creating their own customized distribution based on Kubuntu.

  • How To Set Up A Loadbalanced High-Availability Apache Cluster Based On Ubuntu 8.04 LTS

    VMWare Image Download Author: msghalebTags: , , Comments: 4

    How To Set Up A Loadbalanced High-Availability Apache Cluster Based On Ubuntu 8.04 LTS This tutorial shows how to set up a two-node Apache web server cluster that provides high-availability. In front of the Apache cluster we create a load balancer that splits up incoming requests between the two Apache nodes. Because we do not want the load balancer to become another "Single Point Of Failure", we must provide high-availability for the load balancer, too. Therefore our load balancer will in fact consist out of two load balancer nodes that monitor each other using heartbeat, and if one load balancer fails, the other takes over silently.

  • How To Install The Internet Explorer On Ubuntu 8.04

    Author: o.meyerTags: , Comments: 16

    How To Install The Internet Explorer On Ubuntu 8.04 This document describes how to install the Internet Explorer (different versions) on Ubuntu 8.04 with IEs4Linux. Some users - especially web developers/designers need different versions of the Internet Explorer to test their pages.

  • How To Install And Use gDesklets On Ubuntu 8.04

    Author: o.meyerTags: , Comments: 8

    How To Install And Use gDesklets On Ubuntu 8.04 This document describes how to install and use gDesklets on Ubuntu 8.04. Taken from the gDesklets page: "gDesklets is a system for bringing mini programs (desklets), such as weather forecasts, news tickers, system information displays, or music player controls, onto your desktop, where they are sitting there in a symbiotic relationship of eye candy and usefulness. The possibilities are really endless and they are always there to serve you whenever you need them, just one key-press away. The system is not restricted to one desktop environment, but currently works on most of the modern Unix desktops (including GNOME, KDE, Xfce)."

  • The Perfect Desktop - Ubuntu Studio 8.04

    ubuntustudio Author: Falko TimmeTags: , Comments: 0

    This tutorial shows how you can set up an Ubuntu Studio 8.04 desktop that is a full-fledged replacement for a Windows desktop, i.e. that has all the software that people need to do the things they do on their Windows desktops. The advantages are clear: you get a secure system without DRM restrictions that works even on old hardware, and the best thing is: all software comes free of charge.

  • Installing Songbird Media Player On Ubuntu 8.04

    Author: o.meyerTags: , Comments: 2

    Installing Songbird Media Player On Ubuntu 8.04 This document describes how to set up Songbird 0.5 on Ubuntu 8.04. Taken from the Songbird page: "Songbird is a desktop media player mashed-up with the Web. Songbird is committed to playing the music you want, from the sites you want, on the devices you want, challenging the conventions of discovery, purchase, consumption and organization of music on the Internet."

  • Setting Up PHPlist (Open-Source Newsletter Manager)

    Author: o.meyerTags: , , , , Comments: 1

    Setting Up PHPlist (Open-Source Newsletter Manager) This document describes how to set up PHPlist on Fedora, CentOS, Ubuntu and Debian. This howto should also work for other distributions with little modifications. Taken from the phplist page: "phplist is an open-source newsletter manager. phplist is free to download, install and use, and is easy to integrate with any website. phplist is downloaded more than 10 000 times per month and is listed in the top open source projects for vitality score on Freshmeat."

  • How To Install A TeamSpeak Server On Ubuntu

    Author: Junke1990Tags: Comments: 11

    How To Install A TeamSpeak Server On Ubuntu This tutorial describes how to set up a TeamSpeak server on an Ubuntu Server system. Teamspeak has the ability to make more than one server by setting different ports for each server. The user that controls all these servers is called the SuperAdmin, he has the ability to make more servers and users with or without their rights.