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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: After scientists reviewed studies on cell phone safety, the World Health Organization classifies cell phone radiation as a carcinogenic hazard, possibly carcinogenic to humans
2011: Release dates and titles for two films based on 'The Hobbit' by J.R.R. Tolkein are announced
2005: Watergate figure Deep Throat is revealed to be W. Mark Felt a former F.B.I agent
1997: Donovan Bailey beats Michael Johnson in 150m race
1997: "Once Upon a Matress," closes at Broadhurst Theater New York City after 187 perf
1996: Mark Van Thillo and Abigail Alling, former biospherian win $100,000 lawsuit against Biospheric Development for Space Biospheres Ventures
1994: Padres scores 13 in 2nd vs Pirates
1993: President Dobrica Cosic of little Yugoslavia flees
1992: Barb Mucha wins LPGA Oldsmobile Golf Classic
1992: 5th Children's Miracle Network Telethon raises $1,060,000