What is Samba?
“Samba is an Open Source/Free Software suite that provides seamless file and print services to SMB/CIFS clients.” Samba is freely available, unlike other SMB/CIFS implementations, and allows for interoperability between Linux/Unix servers and Windows-based clients
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Promoters of adware, software that shows advertising on a user’s computer, use some cunning tricks to get you to install their software on your machine. Here’s what to look out for
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When I first started programming in PHP, I found regular expressions quite hard. They were complicated, looked ugly, were hard to figure out, and there wasn’t much in the way of do*****entation either.
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A nostalgic look back at 90s web design, and a warning to
anyone whose website is an accidental anachronism.
Remember the days when every PC was beige, every website had a little
Netscape icon on the homepage, Geocities and Tripod hosted just about every
single personal homepage, and “Google” was just a funny-sounding word?
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I found this guide at forum-forum. I found it VERY useful in making a smooth transfer of accounts. I hope you’ll find it useful too. I did not write this, and I don’t know who did. I added a few things, which are italicized. Please post if you have any changes/additions.
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Do you have a directory full of images or zips that you do not want people to
be able to browse through? Typically a server is setup to prevent directory listing,
but sometimes they are not.
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Hello , following is the some difference between IMAP And pop3
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Tarinder from hexus.net compares ABIT AW8-MAX , Gigabyte 8I955X and Intel D955XBK
Which motherboard to buy? Determining the answer to this question is, arguably, the most important of all hardware choices. The choice of motherboard defines, in part, just how future-proof a system will be. Making a bad choice initially leads to problems that aren’t apparent for, say, CPUs and processors. Having to replace a motherboard usually necessitates a long-winded process of reinstalling an OS, programs, and personal data. In short, your motherboard has to be good or your system won’t be.
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This is a basic installations tutorial for the CentOS operating system for dedicated server duties ! 🙂
CentOS is a free whitelabel distro of RedHat Enterprise with all the bells and wistles, and is the OS of choice for many web hosting companies
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