Category Archives: linux

Configure Windows NFS client with write permissions

Under Windows you can choose to install a NFS client to access NFS files shares as available on Linux systems.   With the default options you will only have read options to these NFS shares. By changing the default anonymous … Continue reading

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Debug XRDP

While working on setting up my new Strato VPS server I got stuck getting XRDP to work correctly. XRDP is a remote desktop server which you can install on Unix like servers. In my opinion the biggest benefit of this … Continue reading

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su ulimit configuration issue on SLES servers

At our company we use SLES as the favored Linux distribution.  Sudo and su are used to make things on the servers worka little bit more secure. We had problems on some dated versions of SuSe with runningthe su command … Continue reading

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MythTV edits

I run MythTV 0.23 on my openSuSe 11.2 server. I use this box to serve my website lotusconnections.org but also as my home-cinema set to watch movies. Because everything is not pre-configured it takes a lot of time to smooth … Continue reading

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Lotus Notes 8.5 Ubuntu 10.04 external link issue

Getting to run Lotus Notes 8.5 on your Ubuntu install isn’t thateasy as you would like it to be. There are a lot of guides whichdescribe extra steps you have to take to get it running smoothlydepending on the release … Continue reading

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Linux Fake-RAID vs. Software RAID

While my server suffered some (serious) downtime behind the scenesI dove into the concept of RAID setups on Linux. I al ready had configureda Software RAID used to save my precious data but had no cluethere were differences in RAID … Continue reading

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IBM AT&T VPN client on Linux (Ubuntu)

A couple of months ago AT&T release a beta version of their VPN Client for linux. Unfortunately they released the client as a RPM ( RedHat package ) and not as an Ubuntu DEB package. But help was nearby, on … Continue reading

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Mini-commander in Ubuntu 8.0.4 Hardy Heron

When I got my new Thinkpad W500 I decided to change my OS from SLED 10 SP1 to Ubuntu 8.0.4. The packet management on Ubuntu is many times better than the one from Suse. One of the things that I … Continue reading

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Cinelerra – a video editor and compositor for linux

Check it out here > http://cinelerra.org/

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Linux driver voor Microsoft NX-6000 Webcam

Check it out op deze site http://linux-uvc.berlios.de/

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