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Recent Blogs


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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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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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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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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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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Today's History

2011: New South Wales swears in its new Premier, Barry O'Farrell, following its state election
2011: The International Atomic Energy Agency calls for a summit to discuss concerns about nuclear safety following radiation leaks at the Fukushima Nuclear Power Plant
2010: The BBC finds evidence of a massacre in the Democratic Republic of Congo carried out by the Lord's Resistance Army last December, in which 321 people, including children, were killed
2005: Sumatran earthquake with a magnitude of 8.7, the second largest earthquake since 1965
1999: 18th NCAA Women's Basketball Championship: at San Jose
1997: "City" soap opera's final episode on ABC-TV
1996: "7 Guitars" opens at Walter Kerr Theater New York City
1996: Katie Beam, 17, of Oklahoma, crowned 35th Miss Teenage America
1996: "Seven Guitars," opens at Walter Kerr Theater New York City
1995: Julia Roberts and Lyle Lovette split-up