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Archive for March, 2007

WINE-Windows on Linux

By • Mar 31st, 2007 • Filed under: Linux Tips and Tricks

Wine is an Open Source implementation of the Windows API on top of Linux and Unix. Think of Wine as a compatibility layer for running Windows programs. Wine does not require Microsoft Windows, as it is a completely free alternative implementation of the Windows API consisting of 100% non-Microsoft code, however Wine can optionally use […]

The Perfect Linux PC

By • Mar 28th, 2007 • Filed under: Hardware

ASUS M2N4-SLI AM2 is a 64bit with a very affordable price. To have a PC with a 64bit is possible for many just as this motherboard shows. It has very good components and it is compatible with the Penguin. Characteristics: Socket AM2, chipset NVIDIA nForce4 SLI, 2 slot PCI, Express x16, Serial ATA Manufacturer: Asus. […]

Movable Type su Web Hosting Aruba linux

By • Mar 28th, 2007 • Filed under: Italy-Specific, Web Hosting

Installare Sixapart Movable Type su Aruba linux possibile ma con tanta fatica. Pero vale la pena. Se avete un account Aruba Winindows fate bene trasformalo ad Aruba Linux(costa 12 euro iva inclusa) per poter andare avanti. Il problema è sempre quello: Con Aruba Windows, niente CHMOD 755. Se volete installareMovable Type, non dovete fare altro […]

Recompile Kernel

By • Mar 27th, 2007 • Filed under: Linux Tips and Tricks

Each distribution has some specific tools to build a custom kernel from the sources. This article is about compiling a kernel on Ubuntu systems. It describes how to build a custom kernel using the latest unmodified kernel sources from www.kernel.org (vanilla kernel)

Firefox Faster

By • Mar 27th, 2007 • Filed under: Firefox

For All platforms with Firefox: Linux, Windows, Mac. Here’s a tip for the “broadband people” that will really speed Firefox up: 1. Type about:config into the address bar and hit return. Scroll down and look for the following entries: network.http.pipelining network.http.proxy.pipelining, network.http.pipelining.maxrequests.