Linux

Linux 3.0 Officially Released

Linus Torvalds as the father of Linux operating system announced the release of Linux 3.0 on Thursday, July 21, 2011. The Linux 3.0 comes to bring several new features including Btrfs data scrubbing and automatic defragmentation, XEN Dom0 support, wake on WLAN features and more. [...]

Console Cisco devices using ATEN UC232A USB to Serial Converter on Slackware Linux

If you are also a Linux user that use Linux distro such as Ubuntu, Fedora, Mandriva, Slackware, etc installed on your PC or laptop/notebook, it is a must that your Linux is able to configure the Cisco devices via the console port. In this tutorial I will show you how to console Cisco devices using ATEN UC232A USB to Serial Converter on Linux, I use Slackware 13.1 and using minicom tool. [...]

How to Install LibreOffice 3.3.0 Beta2 on Slackware 13.1

LibreOffice is a productivity suite that is compatible with other major office suites, and available on a variety of platforms. It is free software and therefore free to download, use and distribute. This tutorial will show you how to install LibreOffice, at the time of this writing is version 3.3.0 Beta2, on Slackware 13.1 running on 32-bit architecture. It should be applicable on any version of Slackware. [...]