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Organize Your Media Library From the Command Line

http://www.maketecheasier.com

Uber geeks can do everything from the command line. They can send emails, browse the web, write documents and even listen to music. And now with Beets, they can even manage their media library without logging into a graphical environment.

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Created by geekyBodhi 1 year 5 weeks ago
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Pear OS 8 – A Missed Opportunity?

http://www.maketecheasier.com

I love distros that try and mimic other OSes. They lessen the blow of using a new OS and encourage inexperienced users to take the plunge into Linux. In that respect, Pear OS 8 is a wonderful imitation of Mac OS X, but does a poor job of presenting the best of Linux.

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Created by geekyBodhi 1 year 5 weeks ago
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Emmabuntüs – A Distro Tailor-made For Refurbished Computers

http://www.maketecheasier.com

Just like its idiosyncratic name, if you look past the minor peculiarities of Emmabuntüs, you’ll discover a well put together distro that’ll even appeal to users beyond its intended user base.

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Created by geekyBodhi 1 year 8 weeks ago
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Create And Manage Encrypted Folders in Linux With encfs

http://tuxtweaks.com

There are times when you want certain information on your computer protected from prying eyes. One way to protect your information is to encrypt your home directory. However, that does not protect your information when you are logged on to your computer. encfs allows you to create an encrypted folder and then mount it as a user filesystem using FUSE.

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Created by Linerd 1 year 9 weeks ago
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10 Tetris Games for Linux

http://www.tuxarena.com

Here is an overview of 10 clones of the game after which a syndrome was named, some graphical and some running in a console. Hopefully you will find these useful (maybe while still watching out for the Tetris effect).

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Created by Chris7mas 1 year 12 weeks ago
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OLPC XO Tablet may hit Walmart shelves July 16

http://linuxgizmos.com

The One Laptop Per Child organization’s 7-inch, Android 4.2-powered “XO Tablet” will go on sale at Walmart stores in the U.S. next week. The device will initially be available exclusively at Walmart starting July 16, but will soon be offered by other prominent retailers in North and South America and Europe.

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Created by Superbowl H5N1 1 year 24 weeks ago
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Virtual Users/Domains With Postfix/Courier/MySQL/SquirrelMail (Debian Wheezy)

http://www.howtoforge.com

This document describes how to install a Postfix mail server that is based on virtual users and domains, i.e. users and domains that are in a MySQL database. I'll also demonstrate the installation and configuration of Courier, so that Courier can authenticate against the same MySQL database Postfix uses. The resulting Postfix server is capable of SMTP-AUTH and TLS and quota.

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Created by falko 1 year 24 weeks ago
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Installing Nginx With PHP5 (PHP-FPM) And MySQL Support (LEMP) On Ubuntu 13.04

http://www.howtoforge.com

Nginx (pronounced "engine x") is a free, open-source, high-performance HTTP server. Nginx is known for its stability, rich feature set, simple configuration, and low resource consumption. This tutorial shows how you can install Nginx on an Ubuntu 13.04 server with PHP5 support (through PHP-FPM) and MySQL support (LEMP = Linux + nginx (pronounced "engine x") + MySQL + PHP).

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Created by falko 1 year 25 weeks ago
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Installing Apache2 With PHP5 And MySQL Support On Ubuntu 13.04 (LAMP)

http://www.howtoforge.com

LAMP is short for Linux, Apache, MySQL, PHP. This tutorial shows how you can install an Apache2 webserver on an Ubuntu 13.04 server with PHP5 support (mod_php) and MySQL support.

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Created by falko 1 year 25 weeks ago
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Installing The Galera-Iworx Cluster

http://www.howtoforge.com

This document describes the installation of the Galera/Interworx cluster. This cluster provides the default Load Balancing that is available within Interworx, and additionally MySQL loadbalancing through MySQL Galera Clustering.

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Created by falko 1 year 26 weeks ago
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Top 3 Free Auto Mouse Clickers

http://www.auto-macro.com

Mainly shows you some free auto mouse clicks to free you from mouse click work. Alternative options is also available in the end.

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Server Monitoring With munin And monit On Debian Wheezy

http://www.howtoforge.com

In this article I will describe how you can monitor your Debian Wheezy server with munin and monit. munin produces nifty little graphics about nearly every aspect of your server without much configuration, whereas monit checks the availability of services like Apache, MySQL, Postfix and takes the appropriate action such as a restart if it finds a service is not behaving as expected.

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Created by falko 1 year 26 weeks ago
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How To Use PHP 4.4.9 (FastCGI) With Apache & ISPConfig 3 (Debian Wheezy)

http://www.howtoforge.com

Since ISPConfig 3.0.5, it is possible to use multiple PHP versions on one server and select the optimal PHP version for a website. If you have some very old websites on your server, they might not work with PHP5, but only with PHP4. This tutorial shows how to build PHP 4.4.9 as a FastCGI version for use with Apache2 on a Debian Wheezy server.

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Created by falko 1 year 27 weeks ago
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EFF: Opt out of PRISM

http://prism-break.org

The Electronic Frontier Foundation has collected a nice listing of software and various net services to help dodge the National Security Agency's surveillance. Pull the wool over Big Brother's eyes and become independent! Pass this link around.

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Created by spanky 1 year 27 weeks ago
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Remove debian-multimedia.org from your sources

http://bits.debian.org

The unofficial third party repository Debian Multimedia stopped using the domain debian-multimedia.org some months ago. The domain expired and it is now registered again by someone unknown to Debian. If you're still using this repository, then that unknown party has full access to your Debian system!

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Created by spanky 1 year 28 weeks ago
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