Feisty Performance - “Fly Like A Butterfly” Ubuntu

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Haven't implemented all of the things here but this looked promising on speeding up Ubuntu: Feisty Performance - “Fly Like A Butterfly

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SSH your Debian servers without password - sftp

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I was looking to do an unattended backup of some important files and found this very helpful: SSH your Debian servers without password

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Web 2.0 how-to design style guide

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This seemed like a great article on how to develop modern-looking pages. I barely know some of the HTML tags but Web 2.0 how-to design style guide was clear with great screenshots.

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HowTo Mount NTFS Filesystem Partition Read Write Access

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Found this article on HowTo Mount NTFS Filesystem Partition Read Write Access very helpful as I continue to dig out from under the Feisty Fawn -> Gutsy Gibbon explosion ... er, upgrade.

The key thing here is the ability to mount the files so that they're readable and writeable by an ordinary …

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Test for blogrefs.com

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This is a test for BlogRefs

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Ubuntu Linux, SimpleShare NAS, and NFS

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Had an upgrade to Ubuntu Gutsy Gibbon go badly. Now I'm digging out from under. Part of what was lost was my /etc directory getting scrambled so I couldn't read my old /etc/fstab entry. Been fighting to remember how things worked to mount my SimpleShare for backup and access …

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Local DNS Cache for Faster Browsing using dnsmasq

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Looking for a way to speed up recurring DNS lookups on my Ubuntu box. I found a reference to Local DNS Cache for Faster Browsing on Ubuntu Blog. Works like a champ.

I like that dnsmasq allows me to configure the size of the cache easily. I don't like that …

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Inside the Monkeysphere

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Seriously good article on why we don't think of other people as "people". Inside the Monkeysphere is terrific.

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Kodak and their great video...

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Found a link to this Kodak video from Jason Calacanis' blog. His article about winds of change has one word: genius.

It is a phenomenal video. Too bad that Kodak's web site is messy and confusing and has nothing of interest to me. For me, the video just brought home …

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How to create a PDF printer (print to PDF) in Ubuntu

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I found printing to a PDF file useful occasionally useful under Windows. Neat to have a way to do it in Ubuntu: 5 steps to create a PDF printer (print to PDF) in Ubuntu

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