Tuesday, February 27, 2007

Linux: Running KNOPPIX Inside Windows

Yes, you can actually run Linux as a Windows application. This video tutorial series from showmedo.com shows you how to download and install VMWare player and then run KNOPPIX LiveCD inside it.

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Tuesday, February 20, 2007

Running ISO distributions in VMWare

This tutorial goes through the needed steps to configure a Live Security Distribution (ISO Image) to run on VMware. Of course, you can run any Linux or FreeBSD LiveCD using these instructions.

Thursday, February 15, 2007

FreeBSD: Hard disk encryption

How to protect your data on FreeBSD machine even when your computer is turned off? This hard disk encryption guide will help.

Tuesday, February 13, 2007

Resize Windows partitions with GParted

A free bootable CD that allows you to shrink a Windows partition to allow you to load Linux on the drive. Three easy steps, Backup, Defrag, and Resize performed on a laptop to prepare for Ubuntu.

Monday, February 12, 2007

Linux: Java compiling

It's a tutorial showing you how to compile and configure Java in Gentoo Linux.

Monday, February 5, 2007

Linux: Updating software on Fedora

Performing a software update using yum on Fedora Linux, followed by loading and testing Apache Web Server.

Linux: Creating Debian startup scripts

How to make a script run automatically on startup with a Debian-based GNU/Linux system. Very good and informative tutorial.

Sunday, February 4, 2007

Linux: Installing flash plugin on Ubuntu

This video tutorial by LiveLinuxHelp.com shows the process of downloading and installing the flash plugin for Firefox.

Friday, February 2, 2007

Linux: Configuring RAID

Tutorial on installing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4.0 and configuring RAID while installing.