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Virtual Consoles / Terminals in Ubuntu / Debian Linux

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If you have not configured Ubuntu /Debian automatically start a graphical environment during startup. If you want to kill a process from a hanged graphical environment, you need to open a virtual console or virtual terminal.

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Created by panayara 4 years 48 weeks ago
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Howto Display Size of Files Under Files in Ubuntu

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By displaying the size of files underneath the files itself, you are immediately aware of the files which occupy a lot of space and those which are not. This is especially useful if you are using a paltry 80 GB hard drive laptop like me ;-).

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Created by meteores 4 years 42 weeks ago
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Debunking Free Software Myths

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I fancy myself to be what some would call a "Free Software Advocate" and as such when I am making recommendations of free software to people I hear many of the same common misconceptions day in and day out.

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Created by stevenkirkby 4 years 41 weeks ago
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How To Install Go-OO 3.2 In Ubuntu Linux

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We wrote about installing OpenOffice 3.2 in Ubuntu from it's official website but that's not the same OpenOffice.org as the one in the Ubuntu repositories because Ubuntu uses Go-OO, an optimized version of OpenOffice. Well, here is how to install this optimized version called Go-OO.

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Created by nilarimogard 4 years 50 weeks ago
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Install Chrome OS On A USB Stick [Complete How-to For Windows and Linux]

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How to install Google Chrome OS on a USB stick in Linux and in Windows.

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Created by ridgey28 5 years 9 weeks ago
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Howto Install Exiftool in ubuntu

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ExifTool is a Perl module with an included command-line application
for reading and writing meta information in image, audio and video

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Created by panayara 5 years 20 weeks ago
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Famous Personalities of Computer Science - Part2

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My collections of famous Computer Personalities part 2 is published

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Created by panayara 5 years 21 weeks ago
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Living Without Windows: An Introduction to Linux

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Let me introduce you to Linux. A free Operating System that can replace Windows for a very good fee. FREE. Yes you heard me...FREE, NADA, ZIP, ZERO, ZILCH! What is the catch? Well you may have to give up a few things like native gaming but even that is a minor point.

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Created by australianrose 5 years 43 weeks ago
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10 Free Linux Ebooks For Beginners

http://www.linuxhaxor.net

No matter how experienced you are with Linux systems, there is always something new you can learn from a good book that focuses on specific aspects of a Linux system.

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Created by fr34k123 5 years 39 weeks ago
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3 Easy Ways to Test-Drive Linux

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Microsoft wants you to believe that their products are all you should ever have. Apple has been around as long as Microsoft, and are known for making elegant, stylish, user-friendly computers and other products. There is a third option, and that is the one that I prefer-- nice friendly, stout Linux desktop systems.

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Created by t1000 5 years 43 weeks ago
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Secret Twitter Manifesto!

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DecorateTwitter.com recently published an ebook on how you can utilize Twitter at the best possible way. Twitter is a fast and rapidly growing Web 2.0 site which provides a great communication tool for everybody regardless whether you’re using it for personal use or for your business. Everybody these days are using it, including CEOs from the top companies in the world.

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Created by willzhou 5 years 48 weeks ago
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Finding out how much disk space you use

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Sufficient quantity of free disk space is an absolute necessity irrespective of the Linux distro that you run. We can find out statistics about disk usage with certain simple command line utilities. Let us explore a few of them

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Created by Fermilevel 5 years 30 weeks ago
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Learn to Develop Responsive Multi-Threaded Applications in C# with New Book

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A new book from Packt on Threaded Programming that acts as a guide to building scalable, high performance applications using parallel programming with C# has been published. Written by Gastón C. Hillar, C# 2008 and 2005 Threaded Programming: Beginner's Guide will help users develop applications that run several tasks, and manage parallelized processes and threads.

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Created by HarishK 5 years 51 weeks ago
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"shopt -s cdspell" : Automatically correct mistyped directory names on cd

http://linux.dipin.info

Use shopt -s cdspell to correct the typos in the cd command automatically as shown below.

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Created by linuxtips 4 years 48 weeks ago
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Beginner’s Guide to Fluxbox Configuration

http://maketecheasier.com

On any list of lightweight Linux window managers, you’ll find Fluxbox. Originally a fork of Blackbox, Flux is well known as a fast, light, highly configurable desktop. Unfortunately, Fluxbox’s emphasis on text files for nearly all configuration often acts as a roadblock for those first trying it out.

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