GParted 0.6.0 Released

GParted is the Gnome Partition Editor for creating, reorganizing, and deleting disk partitions. The GParted team is proud to announce this 0.6.0 release brings support for devices with sector sizes greater than 512 bytes. For the last three decades, 512 byte sector sizes have been the norm and many tools, including GParted, were hard coded […]

ISPConfig 3.0.2.2 released

ISPConfig 3.0.2.2 is available for download. This release fixes some bugs that were found in ISPConfig 3.0.2.1. For a detailed list of changes, please see the changelog section below. Download —————————————————– The software can be downloaded here: http://downloads.sourceforge.net/ispconfig/ISPConfig-3.0.2.2.tar.gz?use_mirror= Changelog ———————————— http://bugtracker.ispconfig.org/index.php?do=index&tasks=&project=3&due=44&status[]= Known Issues: ————————————– Please take a look at the bugtracker: http://bugtracker.ispconfig.org BUG Reporting ————————————– […]

PostgreSQL Weekly News – June 20 2010

== PostgreSQL Weekly News – June 20 2010 == == PostgreSQL Jobs for June == http://archives.postgresql.org/pgsql-jobs/2010-06/threads.php == PostgreSQL Local == Michael Renner will be speaking at Netways OSDC in Nuremberg, Germany, which will be June 23-24, 2010. http://www.netways.de/osdc/y2010/programm/ CHAR(10), the PostgreSQL Conference on Clustering, High Availability and Replication is now open for online registration and […]

Thunderbird 3.0.5 update is now available for free download

Thunderbird 3.0.5 is available for Windows, Mac, and Linux for free download.  We recommend that users keep up to date with the latest stability and security updates of Thunderbird, and encourage all our users to upgrade to the very latest version, Thunderbird 3.0.5. Thunderbird 3.0.5: http://www.GetThunderbird.com If you already have Thunderbird, you will receive an […]

FreeBSD 8.1-RC1 Available…

The first Release Candidate for the FreeBSD 8.1 release cycle is now available for amd64, i386, ia64, powerpc, and sparc64 architectures. Files suitable for creating installation media or doing FTP based installs through the network should be available on most of the FreeBSD mirror sites. Checksums for the images are at the bottom of this […]

Managing Subversion repositories in the web browser

CollabNet, an Application Lifecycle Management (ALM) specialist and provider of distributed software development solutions, has introduced Subversion Edge, a distribution of the Subversion SCM (Software Configuration Management) tool. In addition to Subversion, which was initially developed by CollabNet and has since been donated to the Apache Software Foundation (ASF), the distribution includes the Apache web […]

Cloning With Linux 3 Ways

Making an image copy of your system disk is a great way to create a backup. With the cost of portable USB drives at all time lows, you could keep a couple around for rotation purposes. If your main drive does crash, you could be back up and running in a matter of minutes. Now [...]

Installing Nginx With PHP 5.3 And PHP-FPM On Ubuntu Lucid Lynx (10.04) Without Compiling Anything

New tutorial added to HowtoMatrix database. Installing Nginx With PHP 5.3 And PHP-FPM On Ubuntu Lucid Lynx (10.04) Without Compiling Anything Installing Nginx With PHP 5.3 And PHP-FPM On Ubuntu Lucid Lynx (10.04) Without Compiling Anything Since Apache is most of the time a memory hungy process, people started to look for different ways to [...]

Disk Backup With Amanda On Debian Lenny

New tutorial added to HowtoMatrix database. Disk Backup With Amanda On Debian Lenny Disk Backup With Amanda On Debian Lenny Amanda is an open source client/server solution to back up filesystems. Backups are triggered by the backup server, backup definitions are located on the servers but exclusion lists are located on the client. Link to [...]

Virtualization With KVM On A Fedora 13 Server

New tutorial added to HowtoMatrix database. Virtualization With KVM On A Fedora 13 Server Virtualization With KVM On A Fedora 13 Server This guide explains how you can install and use KVM for creating and running virtual machines on a Fedora 13 server. I will show how to create image-based virtual machines and also virtual [...]

Installing PowerDNS (With MySQL Backend) And Poweradmin On Fedora 12

New tutorial added to HowtoMatrix database. Installing PowerDNS (With MySQL Backend) And Poweradmin On Fedora 12 Installing PowerDNS (With MySQL Backend) And Poweradmin On Fedora 12 This article shows how you can install the PowerDNS nameserver (with MySQL backend) and the Poweradmin control panel for PowerDNS on a Fedora 12 system. PowerDNS is a high-performance, [...]

Disable User List and Preselect User in KDM Login Manager

New tutorial added to HowtoMatrix database. Disable User List and Preselect User in KDM Login Manager Another KDE related post. How ’bout that. This article outlines how to disable the user list and/or the preselect user feature of the KDM login manager. The end result here is for the Login Manager to not display a [...]

Boot-Up Manager (BUM) – Graphical runlevel editor

New tutorial added to HowtoMatrix database. Boot-Up Manager (BUM) – Graphical runlevel editor The scripts located in /etc/init.d are part of the bootup sequence of every Debian-like distro. Very often Ubuntu’s documentation and guides have suggested – in order to deactivate init scripts – to change the permissions of the scripts in /etc/init.d, making them [...]

Move Window Buttons Back to the Right : Ubuntu 10.04

New tutorial added to HowtoMatrix database. Move Window Buttons Back to the Right : Ubuntu 10.04 I wasn’t going to write this post. I was going to get used to the idea of my window buttons being on the left, instead of the right where I’m used to them. I was really going to try [...]

Install Google Chrome browser in openSUSE

New tutorial added to HowtoMatrix database.
Install Google Chrome browser in openSUSE
Google Chrome is the new cool faster browser that has been around and making news for a while but only on Windows until recently they finally released the Linux versi…

RabbitVCS – Easy version control for Linux

New tutorial added to HowtoMatrix database. RabbitVCS – Easy version control for Linux RabbitVCS is a set of graphical tools  written to provide simple and straightforward access to the version control systems you use. Currently, it is integrated into the Nautilus file manager and only supports Subversion, but our goal is to incorporate other version [...]

Cortina: Yet Another Gnome Wallpaper Changer

New tutorial added to HowtoMatrix database. Cortina: Yet Another Gnome Wallpaper Changer Few years back, I always lamented that there are few and little wallpaper changer apps for Ubuntu desktop. Fast forward to today, this is no longer the case. There is the evergreen Desktop Drapes that has been around since the early days, the [...]

5 Best Linux Software Packages for Kids

New tutorial added to HowtoMatrix database. 5 Best Linux Software Packages for Kids Even when computers were first being introduced, engineers realized how useful they could be to teach children. There have been multiple games and even entire programming languages developed specifically for kids. Linux’s developer-friendly tendencies have made it an obvious choice as a [...]

How to Upgrade Your WP Blog to Multi-Users Blog Network With WordPress 3.0

New tutorial added to HowtoMatrix database. How to Upgrade Your WP Blog to Multi-Users Blog Network With WordPress 3.0 In the past, for those who wanted to set up a WordPress multi-users site, the only solution is to use WPMU. Unfortunately, setting up a WPMU site can be difficult and tricky. Furthermore, migrating your existing [...]

WordPress 3.0 “Thelonious”

Arm your vuvuzelas: WordPress 3.0, the thirteenth major release of WordPress and the culmination of half a year of work by 218 contributors, is now available for download (or upgrade within your dashboard). Major new features in this release include a sexy new default theme called Twenty Ten. Theme developers have new APIs that allow […]