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How to take screenshots with Scrot

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freesoftware mag: Screenshots. Where would the internet be without them? Sometimes you just need to take screenshots quick and dirty without the overheads (especially if you are using a lightweight windows manager on a relatively low-spec machine). If that's your case, you can use “Scrot”.

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  • Howto Silence Sony Vaio laptop fan Using Fansilencer

  • Making Illustrated Callouts With the OpenOffice Callout Drawing Tools
  • Howto use Git and svn together
  • Learn to search with grep
  • Short Tip: Convert OGG screencasts to avi
  • Keep your laptop and PC in Unison
  • How do I obtain a core file from a fully virtualized Xen domain?
  • Control Amarok with Bluetooth
  • Set up a system tray temperature monitor with KSensors
  • Linux backups powered by RSnapShot
  • HOWTO: Use Songbird, Tor, and Privoxy to Anonymously Stream (or Download) Media Files

VectorLinux - The Pefect Installation and Setup

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linux-tip.net: The VectorLinux Website is promising: “Speed, performance, stability -- these are attributes that set VectorLinux apart in the crowded field of Linux distributions. This is a detailed description about how to install and set up VectorLinux.

A Very Easy SSH Proxy/Tunnel

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FOSSwire: Whether your ISP is filtering content or you just want some privacy on the internet, there is always a quick solution, and it is surprisingly easy to set up.

Linux backups powered by Rsync

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LINUX SYSAD BLOG: Backup like a PRO using one most popular linux backup tool alternatives called rsync. RSync backups data and does it very clean and well. Rsync only transfers those data that have been modified and changed so that the destination host has an exact replica from the source host.

Using NoMachine NX to Remotely Administer Ubuntu

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just uber: I set up a desktop the other day which I intend to store some files on. The problem is however, I usually use my laptop, and I’m too lazy to walk upstairs to the desktop. I’ve always just used ssh to administer servers through the command line, but in this case, this being a desktop, I wanted a GUI.

Set Up PC-BSD v1.4 beta

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This article describes how to set up PC-BSD v1.4 beta. PC-BSD is released under the BSD license. PC-BSD is a desktop operating system based on FreeBSD. It uses KDE as its desktop environment.

Network Security with tcpwrappers

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Ubuntu tutorials: I thought today I would outline a few tips on network security with tcpwrappers or, as you’re probably more familiar, the hosts.allow and hosts.deny files. How you can use them?

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