June 2007

This is sooo funny. Apple released its iPhone and GNU released its GPL v3… what about Microsoft geeks? (click to enlarge) Source / Image credit

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I’ve received couple of request about running Lighttpd web server under FreeBSD: How do I install Lighttpd web server under FreeBSD along with MySQL 5 and PHP5? lighttpd a secure, fast, compliant and very flexible web-server which has been optimized for high-performance environments. It has a very low memory footprint compared to other webservers and […]

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Vmware server comes with the nifty vmware-cmd utility. It allows an administrator to perform various operations on a virtual machine from Linux command line / shell prompt such as: => Stop / Start VM => Get VM status => Setup variables => Powerdown VM and much more Task: Lists the virtual machines on the local […]

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Google Desktop is a desktop search application that gives you easy access to information on your computer and from the web. Desktop makes searching your own email, files, music, photos, and more as easy as searching the web with Google. Earlier this application was only available on Windows or Mac system. Now google released Linux […]

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Hans Reiser is best known for ReiserFS a general-purpose, journaled computer file system for Linux. He is deeply involved in the Linux kernel development with his widespread ReiserFS journaling file system and its successor Reiser4. Since October 10, 2006, he is charged with the murder of his missing estranged wife, Nina Reiser, and is currently […]

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Malware is used for a harmful purpose. It can be in your software or hardware. Email and free (don’t confuse with OSS) or pirated software is the most famous way to spread malware. It is inserted in a system w/o user notification. Wikipedia defines Malware as: Malware is software designed to infiltrate or damage a […]

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There is a nice small article about using MySQL on Windows 2003 or Vista desktop system. I honestly have to say that, now after years of using MySQL on Windows, I find it to be my favorite database/platform combination of choice. In my opinion, it’s easier to use than Microsoft’s own database on their platform, […]

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