FAQ Updates – Feb/07/2011

last updated in Categories FAQ, Sys admin

Our FAQ section is updated in last few days with new howtos:


  1. HowTo: Upgrade Debian 5.0 (Lenny) To Debian 6.0 (Squeeze)
  2. regionset: Linux Set / Change DVD Region Code
  3. HowTo: Check Ram Size From Redhat Linux Desktop System
  4. Linux / UNIX: TZ Environment Variable
  5. Screen Command: Set Baud Rate [ Terminal Communication ]
  6. UNIX / Linux: Rsnapshot Restore Backups
  7. UNIX: Read a File Line By Line
  8. Debian Linux: Set a Serial Console
  9. Linux: Find Out My Group Name [ Group Memberships ]
  10. Howto: Call Shell Script function In echo statement
  11. Bash Infinite Loop Examples
  12. PHP: <? ?> Tags Not Working in PHP 5.3.x under UNIX / Linux
  13. Linux / UNIX: Software Update Vs Upgrade – What’s the Difference?
  14. Linux: phpinfo() system’s timezone error date.timezone
  15. Explains: Linux linux-gate.so.1 Library / Dynamic Shared Object [ vdso ]
  16. Linux: rsync Copy Directories Structures Tree Only
  17. Debian Linux Configure Wireless Networking With WPA2
  18. HowTo: Upgrade Debian Lenny to Squeeze
  19. Linux: Check Network Connection Command
  20. Linux / UNIX: Kill User Session
  21. Linux exec-notify: Find Out Shell Escaping Applications [ Security Monitoring ]
  22. Linux / UNIX: Kill Unresponsive SSH Session
  23. Linux / UNIX: Speed up SSH X11 Forwarding
  24. Ubuntu: SIOCADDRT: File exists Error and Solution
  25. Mediawiki Fix Internal Server Host Names / Redirection In shared Hosting or Proxy Setup
  26. Linux / UNIX: mplayer Play mp3s From a Playlist File
  27. Linux: Block Port With IPtables
  28. nginx: Create HTTP 503 Maintenance Custom Page

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Posted by: Vivek Gite

The author is the creator of nixCraft and a seasoned sysadmin, DevOps engineer, and a trainer for the Linux operating system/Unix shell scripting. Get the latest tutorials on SysAdmin, Linux/Unix and open source topics via RSS/XML feed or weekly email newsletter.

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  1. I have problem with connecting my SQL server 2005. I get an error message SQL Server did not respond to the client request because the server is probably not started.. Advise me how to start the server & what is the server name i should give for authentication. I checked the ipconfig/all and got my server name. But its not working. Pls help me out

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