Category Archives: Ubuntu

Linux, Wikinomics and Mining the Gold!

Currently I am reading a book titled Wikinomics. This book is all about how web2.0 have changed the way we do business and how collaborative models are proving to be successful against those of conventional and closed approaches of doing … Continue reading

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Watch Live Interrupts

To see the interrupts occurring on your system, run the command: amoal-desktop:~$ watch -n1 “cat /proc/interrupts” CPU0       CPU1 0:        168          0   IO-APIC-edge      timer 1:          2          0   IO-APIC-edge      i8042 3:          2          0   IO-APIC-edge 4:          2          0   IO-APIC-edge 7:          0          0   IO-APIC-edge      … Continue reading

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Linux: Designed for the Cloud

Linux: Designed for the Cloud Linux is the natural technology for enabling cloud computing: it’s modular, it’s performant, it’s power efficient, it scales, it’s open source, and it’s ubiquitous. And, as the platform upon which the largest cloud infrastructures, in … Continue reading

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Microsoft office Vs. Open office

Recently I got a chance to compare Microsoft office and open office, Here is the first factor I am putting. “PRICE” This information is collected from microsoft office website : http://tinyurl.com/y7o4w4 2007 Microsoft Office system pricing and upgrade information 2007 … Continue reading

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How to change root password in Linux

This is one of the problem faced by many person’s“what if i lost the root password”First thing that comes in mind is “use single user mode” but the answer is NO. So the BIG QUESTION IS HOW TO proceed further … Continue reading

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Parallel Download and Install in Synaptic package Manager

Please go through this idea on ubuntu brainstorm and add your comment. Your vote matters. Parallel Download and Install in Synaptic package Manager

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Netbooks, based on Ubuntu

Canonical, the commercial sponsor of Ubuntu, on June 3, 2008 announced that it will be demonstrating a reworked desktop image of Ubuntu built specifically for a new category of portable Internet-centric devices – netbooks. These affordable, power-efficient, small screen devices, … Continue reading

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