Windows XP Theme For Linux Is Ideal For New Users
With official support for Windows XP now (all but) at an end many of its long-time users are finally admitting defeat and updating to a more modern, secure OS.
Troubleshoot Linux / UNIX bind dns server zone problems with named-checkzone tool
How do I check my zone file configuration for errors?
Use named-checkzone to check the zone files as follows:
named-checkzone nixcraft.com /var/named/zone.nixcraft.com
« Today, we are publishing the results of significant amounts of research effort in a report titled “Operation Windigo – The vivisection of a large Linux server-side credential stealing malware campaign”. This report details our analysis of a set of malicious programs that are used together to infect servers and desktop computers. »
LMMS – The Linux Fruity Loops : LMMS is a free cross-platform software which allows you to produce music with your computer. This covers creating melodies and beats, synthesizing and mixing sounds and arranging samples. You can have fun with your MIDI keyboard and much more – all in a user-friendly and modern interface. Furthermore LMMS comes with many ready-to-use instrument and effect plugins, presets and samples.
How To Set Up Unlocator DNS Under Linux To Access Netflix, Hulu, CBS, ABC, Pandora and More Outside The US ~ Web Upd8 : Ubuntu / Linux blog
How To Set Up Unlocator DNS Under Linux To Access Netflix, Hulu, CBS, ABC, Pandora and More Outside The US
Written by Andrew | Date: Tuesday, February 25, 2014
Tunlr, a free DNS service that allowed its users to access US-based on-demand Internet streaming providers from outside the US, was shut down recently.
For those who are looking for a reliable alternative, there’s Unlocator, a similar service that you can use to watch Netflix, Hulu, CBS, MTV, PBS, ABC, Pandora and more no matter where you live.
Une distribution Linux spécialisée dans la détection de malwares Android
Santoku Linux has been crafted to support you in three endeavours:
Tools to acquire and analyze data
Firmware flashing tools for multiple manufacturers
Imaging tools for NAND, media cards, and RAM
Free versions of some commercial forensics tools
Useful scripts and utilities specifically designed for mobile forensics
Tools for examining mobile malware
Mobile device emulators
Utilities to simulate network services for dynamic analysis
Decompilation and disassembly tools
Access to malware databases
Assessment of mobile apps
Decompilation and disassembly tools
Scripts to detect common issues in mobile applications
Scripts to automate decrypting binaries, deploying apps, enumerating app details, and mor
Get Android Notifications On Your Ubuntu Desktop With LinConnect ~ Web Upd8 : Ubuntu / Linux blog
LinConnect is an application that can display notifications from your Android device to your Linux desktop.
Hydrogen releases third 0.9.6 beta | woGue
This drum machine application is a super-easy to use, but powerful tool that will serve your needs of composing and recording drum lines and playlists under Linux, and it has been this way since forever and this alone is a reason to celebrate as there aren’t many other alternatives really.
Use multiple CPU Cores with your Linux commands — awk, sed, bzip2, #grep, wc, etc. | RankFocus - Systems and Data
Here’s a common problem: You ever want to add up a very large list (hundreds of megabytes) or grep through it, or other kind of operation that is embarrassingly #parallel? Data scientists, I am talking to you. You probably have about four cores or more, but our tried and true tools like grep, bzip2, wc, awk, sed and so forth are singly-threaded and will just use one CPU core. To paraphrase Cartman, “How do I reach these cores”? Let’s use all of our CPU cores on our Linux box by using GNU Parallel and doing a little in-machine map-reduce magic by using all of our cores and using the little-known parameter –pipes (otherwise known as –spreadstdin). Your pleasure is proportional to the number of CPUs, I (...)
Enable Hardware Acceleration In Chrome / Chromium Browser [Quick Tip] ~ Web Upd8 : Ubuntu / Linux blog
Quick tip: If you use Chrome or Chromium browsers and hardware acceleration is disabled for your graphics card, you can try to force it to get better video playback performance (for instance on YouTube) as well as support for features such as the 3D Earth view in the new Google Maps.
Install Laptop Mode Tools 1.64 With Configuration GUI In Ubuntu ~ Web Upd8: Ubuntu / Linux blog
Laptop Mode Tools is a package that allows you to extend the battery life of your laptop by enabling the Laptop Mode Linux kernel feature along with other power-related tweaks.
Tor Browser Bundle Ubuntu PPA ~ Web Upd8: Ubuntu / Linux blog
Tor Browser Bundle is a web browser based on Firefox ESR (Firefox with extended support), configured to protect users’ privacy and anonymity by using Tor and Vidalia, tools that come bundled with it. The bundle also includes 4 Firefox extensions: TorButton, TorLauncher, NoScript and HTTPS-Everywhere.
The desktop version of Task Coach (Windows, Mac, Linux, BSD) has the following features:
Creating, editing, and deleting tasks and subtasks.
Tasks have a subject, description, priority, start date, due date, a completion date and an optional reminder. Tasks can recur on a daily, weekly or monthly basis.
Tasks can be viewed as a list or as a tree.
Tasks can be sorted by all task attributes, e.g. subject, budget, budget left, due date, etc.
Several filters to e.g. hide completed tasks or view only tasks that are due today.
Tasks can be created by dragging an e-mail message from a mail user agent (Outlook, Thunderbird, Claws Mail, Apple Mail) onto a task viewer.
Attachments can be added to tasks, notes, and categories by dragging and dropping files, e-mail messages, or URL’s onto a task, note or category.
Tasks and notes can be synchronized via a Funambol server
U-Book | Un ordi dont le clavier est une tablette complètement configurable. Livré aussi sous #Linux !
The Universal Notebook, also called U-BOOK is a new innovating laptop thought and developed by Najmtek.
It is the subtle marriage between traditionnal laptop, tablet (as iPad…), and netbook. It is also multi language, multi functions and multi accessories, environmentally, and fully customizable according to the wishes or the final user’s needs. With U-Book, the possibilities are limitless, and its use is as simple as a breeze.
NAJMTEK is a familial venture existing for 2 years. It handles the part design and development of high-tech innovation. It holds several patents all around the world including the international patent of U-BOOK, also called Universal Notebook. Its aim is to launch it on the market for the 2nd semester 2011 .
French Gendarmerie : « Open source desktop lowers TCO by 40% »
Using an open source desktop lowers the total cost of ownership by 40%, in savings on proprietary software licences and by reducing costs on IT management. Using Ubuntu Linux massively reduces the number of local technical interventions, says Major Stéphane Dumond. “The direct benefits of saving on licences are the tip of the iceberg. An industrialised open source desktop is a powerful lever for IT governance.”