Captive NTFS Accessing partitions on dual-boot systemsAug 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.more »
Configuring Dual Boot Putting Linux and Windows on a single hard diskAug 01, 2005
When two systems share a single computer, a boot manager handles the prompts that determine which system to boot. We’ll show you several multiple boot scenarios and describe how to set up your system for dual booting Linux with Windows.more »
Charly's Column The Sysadmin’s Daily Grind: RsnapshotApr 01, 2005
The principle behind Rsnapshot is nothing new: use Rsync and SSH to back up files to another computer. What sets Rsnapshot apart is its simple setup and its rich collection of features.more »
Admin Workshop: Finding Files Insider Tips:F ind and LocateFeb 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.”more »
Memory Stick Linux Booting Linux from a USB Memory StickFeb 01, 2005
Everyone knows you can boot Linux from a live CD,but have you thought about putting Linux on a compact and highly portable USB memory stick?more »
Go Wireless Intro Wireless Networking in LinuxFeb 01, 2005
When you’re going wireless,it pays to be careful. Get the right hardware,and make sure your network is as secure as you think it is.more »
Software Suspend Working with Software SuspendJan 01, 2005
Nearly all motherboards have a power management feature designed to power down the computer and put it into suspend mode. In real life, this feature does not always work. Linux has a software-based workaround for the dysfunctional suspend.more »
Shorewall Configuring Netfilter/iptables with ShorewallJan 01, 2005
When users think about their workstations at home, they often forget about security. But danger is out there,waiting to pounce on the unsuspecting. Shorewall helps everyday Linux users keep the intruders away.more »
A new class of problems lets a malicious app pre-configure an invisible privilege update.
New Hack language adds static typing and other conveniences.
New crypto policy system will offer easier configuration and more uniform security.
Ubuntu founder denounces insecurity in proprietary, close-source software blobs.
Vulnerability affects many Linux web servers
The Bavarian capital shuns Microsoft, Google, and other alternatives to implement an open source groupware solution.
Phone vendor partnerships bring Mark Shuttleworth's dream of Ubuntu on a phone a step closer to reality.
Donors will get to vote on new features for the free video editor.
Debian project puts init out to pasture and says no to Ubuntu's Upstart.