Linux Tuning Intro Techniques for better performance

Apr 01, 2006

Are your multimedia applications receiving the resources they need? Are you using the optimum filesystem for your environment? You don't have to be an expert to find better performance in Linux – you just need to know where to look.

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Deleting Data Safely deleting data

Mar 01, 2006

Backups are a common topic, but you’ll hardly hear anyone mention safe data deletion.

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Ask Klaus!

Feb 01, 2006
Are Gnome and KDE equal? Gnome and KDE are always presented as equal alternatives. Are they really equal, or are th......
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DM-Crypt Hard disk encryption with DM-Crypt, LUKS, and cryptsetup

Dec 01, 2005

If you’re serious about keeping secrets, try hard disk encryption with DM-Crypt and LUKS.

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Captive NTFS Accessing partitions on dual-boot systems

Aug 01, 2005

Why reboot every time you need to access data on the other side of your dual boot system? We’ll introduce you to Captive NTFS – a free tool for reaching Windows NTFS partitions from Linux. We’ll also show you some handy tools for reading Linux partitions from Windows.

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GMailFS GmailFS: Using a mail account as a filesystem

Jun 01, 2005

Why let a 2 Gigabyte email account go to waste? GmailFS lets you use Gmail as a storage medium for a mountable filesystem.

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Admin Workshop: Finding Files Insider Tips:F ind and Locate

Feb 01, 2005

Modern computers with their multiple Gigabyte hard disks store thousands of files. A lost file can cause a lot of work,and it can also pose a security risk. Fortunately,Linux has some versatile tools for finding those “lost files.”

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