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Recent Blogs

4/4/2019     

Linux YUM: Changing from a text shell to a GUI

So you installed a new version of Linux and forgot to select the "Server with a GUI" option.

No worries, this can be added

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3/2/2019     

Linux: How to disable the firewall

Another quick blog on how to disable the firewall sevice in Linux.

Now, for security, this is something you shouldn't do across the enterprise.

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2/12/2019     

Creating groups and adding users to it in Linux

A quick blog on creating groups and adding users. In an earlier blog, we discussed adding users. Now, for groups.

The command is simple:

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1/25/2019     

Linux: Adding and Creating Users

Another quick little blog on creating users in Linux.

Really it's just a simple command like Windows, and you don't need a UI to

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1/3/2019     

Linux Tricks: Echoing into multiple files

So, in previous blogs, we talked about creating files using touch, even using touch to create multiple files by wildcard.

But if you

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Google Chrome will gobble less memory on Windows 10, following Microsoft Edge - CNET
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Husband of Michigan teacher missing for months is found dead in possible suicide

Today's History

2010: Google's internet content provider license is renewed by China; the company is allowed to continue operating in the country
2006: Italy wins the World Cup 5-3 vs. France
2001: Wimbledon Mixed Doubles Finals, Leos Friedl and Daniela Hantuchova beat Mike Bryan and Liezel Huber
2000: Wimbledon Mixed Doubles Finals, Donald Johnson and Kimberly Po beat Lleyton Hewitt and Kim Clijster
2000: Wimbledon Men's Finals, Pete Sampras beat Pat Rafter
2000: Wimbledon Women's Doubles Finals, Julie Halard-Decugis and Ai Sugiyama beat Venus Williams and Serena Williams
1997: Baseball's triple A Anerican Association (formed in 1902) votes to disband
1997: Mike Tyson is banned from boxing, for biting Holyfield's ear
1996: 67th All Star Baseball Game: NL wins 6-0 at Veterans Stadium, Philadelphia
1996: U.S. Senate approves 90 cents raise to $4.25 minimum wage