Tutorials

OpenOffice.org Calc: The Mysteries of DataPilots Revealed

Article Source Linux JournalJuly 16, 2009, 8:51 am   If you're coming fresh from Microsoft Excel, you might wonder where the Pivot tables are...
Read 0 Comments

The Kernel Newbie Corner: Everything You Wanted to Know About Module Parameters

This week, we're going to discuss the ins and outs of adding parameters to your loadable modules and, as we did last week, we're going to work off...
Read 0 Comments

Using Bash History More Efficiently: HISTCONTROL

Article Source Linux JournalJuly 15, 2009, 8:15 am   Using the HISTCONTROL variable you can control how bash stores your command history. You...
Read 0 Comments

Linux Migration Guide: Accessing Windows Data from Linux and Vice Versa

Since you're starting from the Windows world before moving to Linux, you no doubt have files on a Windows drive somewhere that you'll want to...
Read 0 Comments

Tech Tip: Extract Pages From a PDF

Article Source Linux JournalJuly 14, 2009, 9:29 am There are a number of ways to extract a range of pages from a PDF file: there are PDF...
Read 0 Comments

Remote Helpdesk on Linux With GNU Screen

Article Source LinuxPlanet screen is a very useful program which in effect gives you multiple console screens in the same window. It's handy if you'...
Read 0 Comments

Authenticate to Active Directory with Ubuntu

While Linux is a fantastic operating system, when it comes to user rights management, Active Directory is far superior than anything Linux currently...
Read 0 Comments

Copy Your Linux Install to a Different Partition or Drive

Article Source Linux JournalJuly 9, 2009, 9:59 am   If you need to move your Linux installation to a different hard drive or partition (and...
Read 0 Comments

Using Bash History More Efficiently

Article Source Linux JournalJuly 8, 2009, 10:50 am If you've used bash for a while you probably know that the commands you enter are saved in...
Read 0 Comments

The Kernel Newbie Corner: Loadable Kernel Modules, Coming and Going

This week, we're going to take an excruciatingly close look at one of the fundamental features of loadable kernel modules--the "init" and "exit"...
Read 0 Comments

Pages

Click Here!