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Installing And Using OpenVZ On CentOS 5.7

http://www.howtoforge.com

In this HowTo I will describe how to prepare a CentOS 5.7 server for OpenVZ. With OpenVZ you can create multiple Virtual Private Servers (VPS) on the same hardware, similar to Xen and the Linux Vserver project. OpenVZ is the open-source branch of Virtuozzo, a commercial virtualization solution used by many providers that offer virtual servers.

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Setting Up Network RAID1 With DRBD On Ubuntu 11.10

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This tutorial shows how to set up network RAID1 with the help of DRBD on two Ubuntu 11.10 systems. DRBD stands for Distributed Replicated Block Device and allows you to mirror block devices over a network. This is useful for high-availability setups (like a HA NFS server) because if one node fails, all data is still available from the other node.

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LibreOffice extensions and templates site now live

http://www.h-online.com

Following a six-week public beta, The Document Foundation (TDF) has announced that the project's new extensions and templates repositories for LibreOffice are now online.

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ISPConfig 3/Debian Multiserver Setup With Dedicated Web/Email/DNS/MySQL Servers

http://www.howtoforge.com

This tutorial describes the installation of an ISPConfig 3 multiserver setup with dedicated web, email, database and two DNS servers all managed trough a single ISPConfig 3 control panel. The setup described below uses five servers and can be extended easily to to a higher number of servers by just adding more servers. E.g.

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GNU PDF project leaves FSF High Priority Projects list; mission complete!

https://www.fsf.org

The goal of the GNU PDF project from its beginning in 2007 was to provide a complete implementation of the emerging ISO standard for PDF, ISO 32000-1.

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Replicant: Making Android truly free

http://memeburn.com

Nearly everybody knows that Android is built on top of a Linux kernel, so that should mean that it is good old-fashioned open-source software, right? Actually, that’s not the case. […]

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Serving CGI Scripts With Nginx On Debian Squeeze/Ubuntu 11.04

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This tutorial shows how you can serve CGI scripts (Perl scripts) with nginx on Debian Squeeze/Ubuntu 11.04. While nginx itself does not serve CGI, there are several ways to work around this.

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Open Source Desktop Publishing News 2011

http://blog.worldlabel.com

The free software world moves rapidly, but every individual project also moves at its own pace and rhythm. Consequently, it is easy to get behind on the news. Here is a look at the state of the art in the open source desktop publishing (DTP) arena for fall 2011.

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Award-winning Airtime releases new packages for Ubuntu & Debian

http://sourcefabric.org

Airtime 1.9.4 has been released with new DEB packages for Ubuntu and Debian that keep installations automatically updated with the latest version. Airtime 1.9.4 also includes the new file storage system with 'watch' folders, allowing stations to magically synchronise files and to easily browse their audio archives, as well as Shoutcast support, improved front-end widgets, and extensive bug-fixes.

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Pylogsparser : a use case, analysing ssh attacks

http://www.wallix.org

Learn how to analyse easily your ssh logs using the PyLogsParser python library.

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Cute platformer with level sharing between players: Nikki and the Robots

http://joyridelabs.de

Nikki is an open source game that will have a proprietary story mode but has fully playable levels and an easy to use level editor.

In the latest release a level server was added, which allows to download and upload levels to a public server (under cc-by license)

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Setting Up ProFTPd + TLS On Ubuntu 11.04 (Natty Narwhal)

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FTP is a very insecure protocol because all passwords and all data are transferred in clear text. By using TLS, the whole communication can be encrypted, thus making FTP much more secure. This article explains how to set up ProFTPd with TLS on an Ubuntu 11.04 server.

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GTK+ 3.2 Released With HTML5 And Wayland Backends Support

http://www.webupd8.org

GTK+ 3.2 has been released with two eagerly expected features: experimental support for Wayland and HTML5 "Broadway" backends. The HTML5 "Broadway" backend allows rendering GTK applications in HTML5-capable browsers. That means that you can run Gedit, GIMP and other applications in a web browser (both local and remotely).

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PHP-FPM/Nginx Security In Shared Hosting Environments (Debian/Ubuntu)

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If you want to use nginx and PHP-FPM for shared hosting environments, you should make up your mind about security. In Apache/PHP environments, you can use suExec and/or suPHP to make PHP execute under individual user accounts instead of a system user like www-data.

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Mounting Remote Directories With SSHFS On Debian Squeeze

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This tutorial explains how you can mount a directory from a remote server on the local server securely using SSHFS. SSHFS (Secure SHell FileSystem) is a filesystem that serves files/directories securely over SSH, and local users can use them just as if the were local files/directories. On the local computer, the remote share is mounted via FUSE (Filesystem in Userspace).

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