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Linux: GRUB Bootloader

Most of us simply install our favorite distribution, accepting many/most of the defaults, including the boot loader setup, without a second thought.

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IPv4: DeMystified

We all ‘know’ what an IP address is and what it’s significance in the age of the internet is.

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Source Control: Fast Start With Subversion

There are many source control mechanisms in use for all types of projects, large and small.

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Ubuntu: Bumblebee, Optimus and Multi-Monitor Support

For those people who have made the switch to a laptop as their primary system, Linux has presented a bit of a problem.

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CentOS Version 6.4: What You Need To Know

In March of this year, CentOS gathered all of the Red Hat Enterprise Linux upstream packages released and created the latest version of CentOS for distribution.

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Ubuntu 12.10 – Spice Up Your Desktop

One of the most common complaints about Ubuntu since the launch of version 11.04 (Natty Narwhal) is the inclusion of Unity as the default user desktop.

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Linux Screencasting with Kazam!

As I get more and more involved in evangelizing open source and the options and freedom it provides, I have found that I need to be able to take detailed video of my desktop as I go through various topics.

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The Connected Desktop – With Ubuntu Linux

With the recent release of VMWare ESXi 5.1 and the associated fully featured web client management (which we may cover in a later article), Linux in general is getting closer and closer to the ‘do anything’ desktop operating system we have all wanted it to be for some time.

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Ubuntu – Samba Client Setup and Persistent Shares

Today’s topic is going to cover the Samba client setup and your ability to mount your Windows shares (Windows 8 included) on your Ubuntu desktop.

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Ubuntu 13.04 – Preview of the Last Named Release?

So as we have all heard by now (at least those of us who use Ubuntu Linux every day), Ubuntu 13.04, otherwise known as Raring Ringtail, may be the last ‘named’ release in the Ubuntu family.