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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.

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Linux Security – Firewall Management With IPTABLES

We have talked about security in this space before, in more abstract terms.

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Cloud Storage for Your Linux Platform

Most of us are storing some of our files (pictures, music, documents, etc) in the cloud in one way or another.

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Ubuntu – Secure Remote Desktop Connectivity

Accessing your desktop remotely is a convenience that we all appreciate.

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Ubuntu – Steam Client Installation and Review

Some time ago, Valve announced that they were releasing a Steam Client targeted at Linux systems.

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Ubuntu Linux – Using KDE, Gnome, Cinnamon and XFCE

Without getting into any political reviews of different flavors of Ubuntu (Xubuntu, Edubuntu, Kubuntu, AdInfinitubuntu), we are going to look at starting with the default Ubuntu installation with Unity and then branching out to include KDE, Gnome, Cinnamon and XFCE.

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Ubuntu Linux – Apache and Self Signed Certificates

Whether it is on your desktop or server installation of Ubuntu, there will come a time that you may need to work with Apache and certificates.

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Ubuntu Performance – Troubleshooting

So now that our Linux distribution is installed, things just don’t seem “right”.