this tips will help u to use the MS windows fonts in Linux.first of all, u should mount the windows C:\ directory , the windows files installedto /mnt/windows_ctrace tot he windows fonts directory, its must be on /mnt/windows_c/windows/fonts.now edit the /etc/X11/fs/config(as a root user)and append the following line/mnt/windows_c/windows/fonts. make sure that u put a comma … Continue reading using ur windows fonts..
Sad news again.. Satyam computers , one of the leading computer software company revealed their weakest point..well what is happening??are we making 100 story building on a water- made basement??around 53000 employees got the Democlees Sword upon their head.:(seems like Government job is always good and rock solid, even the salary is low, but its … Continue reading another enron???
every body that linux has a security issue that , if any can acess a machine physically , then change the root password using rescue mode..to limit that security breach.. here is the tip..edit /etc/inittab and append this linesu:S:wait:/sbin/suloginsave and exit..wnever u start the rescue single mode, it will ask the root password..
if u want to print out a certain manual page..try this#man commandname > commandname.txtu can simply take the print our file from the .txt file.but it iwll produce some junk files also. ..to dele all of themuse this command in this way..#man commandname | col -b > commandname.txtu can make ur own manual booklet..:)
to split a ;arge file into 100MB parts eachtry this#split -b 100m filename parts_to join them in linux machine#cat parts_*>filenameto join in windows#copy /b parts_* filename
welll here is a tip to increase the size of swap file manually.#dd if=/dev/zero of=swap bs=1000000 count=1#chmod 0 swapmake the swap file#mkswap swapadd to current swap file#swapon -v swapchk if it works..#cat /proc/swapu can change the size, here its just 1MB.
in Fedora based systems,, the packages downloaded by YUM wont be stored in cache.. to enable this feature.. use this tip.. edit the /etc/yum.conf ina text editor and replace the following line#keepcache=0with#keepcache=1:)