What Disk Imaging software works best?
the "dd" command
Microsoft takes down No-IP.com domains
I used to use No-Ip.com
and ALWAYS recommended it
it was a great service
Even In Digital Photography Age, High Schoolers Still Flock To the Darkroom
i worked in custom color and B&W darkrooms for over 10 years
finally by the late 90's there were 3 jobs for over 200 techs in the SE Michigan area
The oldest piece of hardware was a Kodak K10 that still had vacuum tubes
Congressman Asks NSA To Provide Metadata For "Lost" IRS Emails
did not "Bush" already loose a ton of mails when the "white house" moved from the
Huge giant sized corporate Lotus based mail to the " small business/HOME" mail system from MS
this is NOTHING new
Question: Can I leave DRMd content I've bought from Amazon to anyone in my will?
make drm FREE copies
Target Moves To Chip and Pin Cards To Boost Security
i can almost GUARANTY that target will "frack up " this too
a 2015 prediction
target will use the password " 1234" to secure the servers
DreamWorks Animation CEO: Movie Downloads Will Move To Pay-By-Screen-Size
--- "i think what we have here is a failure to communicate" ---
as in the CEO has NO idea about the technology being used
px resolution is a easy one to do , and would make some sense .
the SIZE of the screen is just a phallic reference .
Firefox 29: Redesign
I forgot to add ---
I knew there was a reason i use SEAMONKEY as my default browser
at least for now there is Firefox 24 LTS
Firefox 29: Redesign
the "about : config " setting for "tabs on bottom"
was removed !!!!!!!!!!!!
if you upgrade and not a new install the setting is there
and the "page reload" is NOT MOVABLE
Why Don't People Understand The Chevy Volt?
Yes they ARE that dense
the "average" person in the usa now is basically a moron
and you can put most of the blame on our failing public education ( a even private is failing )
Do backups on Linux no longer matter?
this is the old ext2 and 3
even RHEL6 is using ext4 or LVM
and if one is using RHEL5.10 and ext3
rhel5 legacy is using the older tools
Favorite unexpected comment/slang/denigration phrase?
The acronym " TANSTAAFL "
Ask Slashdot: User-Friendly Firewall For a Brand-New Linux User?
I would suggest installing WINE and then running Windows Firewall.
WTF !!! are you "fracked in the head " ?
iptables is way better
anyway you could not even do that
ask slashdot: tight firewall for brand-new linux user
As a Linux user for 10+ years .
The Default settings for the firewall in almost any linux OS are good
and set up to be secure
Ubuntu dose NOT use "yum" .That is a Redhat tool
about the only thing the user might need to do is if they are using a P2P program and there isp blocks port 6881
is open ports for it
"set up a default deny rule"
unused ports on linux systems are already BLOCKED in "stealth" mode
as in there will be no "deny" answer going back
The Problem With Congress's Scientific Illiterates
"All you can do with somebody like that is"
is to do EVERYTHING possible to have them removed from office ASAP!!!!
Some bad ideas for anyone still running XP
it is rather SIMPLE to move
All one has to do IS BE WILLING TO LEARN SOMETHING NEW !!
be willing to LEARN ANYTHING at all .
Ask Slashdot: Preparing For Windows XP EOL?
That is some "bleeped up "software
Office 365 "On Demand" gone?
and you belied everything MS told you and drank their "kool-aid"
there is a saying
" there's one born ever minute "
$2,400 'Introduction To Linux' Course Will Be Free and Online This Summer
well for those of us that have been using one version or another for the last ten years
it might be a good review
-- quote --
" As long as I never see or need to use the command line, it doesn't matter what operating system I use."
--- end quote--
Most of the programs i use DO NOT !!!! use a GUI
or do not need the one that it might have
the terminal is GREAT !!!!
learn to use it !!!!!
RSA security attack demo deep-fries Apple Mac components
reported as a SPAMMER
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