Mirror Server Needed for SLAMPP

Dear friends, if everything goes smooth as expected, I am planning to release the new version of SLAMPP at the end of this month. The new SLAMPP will be based on the latest stable release of  Zenwalk and Slackware Linux 12.2. Just like the previous releases, SLAMPP is compiled to be an instant home server solution to everyone who would like to set up their own server without any fuss. However, the size of the iso file would be a little bit bigger than before, estimated around 650 to 700 MB. Hopefully you will not complain about it. Right now … Continue reading Mirror Server Needed for SLAMPP

Open Source dan Pilpres RI 2009

Sepertinya dalam ajang Pemilihan Presiden Republik Indonesia tahun ini, komunitas Open Source di Indonesia dapat berbangga hati dan mengambil banyak manfaat (dibaca: rezeki materi dan immateri). Kenapa saya beranggapan demikian? Tidaklah perlu kita melihat terlalu jauh dan membuat analisa yang dalam untuk membuktikannya. Cara sederhana yang dapat dilakukan semua orang adalah dengan mengunjungi situs web resmi kampanye masing-masing calon pasangan Presiden dan Wakil Presiden tersebut dan memperhatikan secara keseluruhan tampilan yang ada.

Dari tampilan luar dan karakteristik yang terlihat, seseorang dapat dengan segera mengenali aplikasi yang digunakan untuk membuat situs-situs tersebut. Untuk memperoleh informasi lingkungan server, saya menggunakan data yang disediakan oleh Netcraft dan DomainTools. Berikut ringkasannya.

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Please Nominate SLAMPPLite

SourceForge.net is going to hold their fourth annual Community Choice Awards this year. As an admin of few projects on SourceForge.net I have been given the oppportunity to let one of my projects to be nominated in the Awards. Although it is a little bit too late as the nomination will be closed on May 29, 2009, but I will take my chance to participate. Therefore I am going to ask your favor to please nominate the following project of mine, SLAMPPLite. If you like SLAMPPLite and found it useful, please click the nomination button below. Live SLAMPP Thank you … Continue reading Please Nominate SLAMPPLite

Please Fix Your Random Quotation Link

I have noticed that many people still use the old obsolete link for Random Hadith Quotation, the free service provided by this website. As result I often found many error reports regarding this. So to avoid any inconvenience in the future, hereby I would like to encourage you to fix the old link. https://kyantonius.com/hadith/quotation.php with this link, http://kemas.kinsky.or.id/hadith/quotation.php More information can be found on the Random Hadith Quotation page. Thank you for your attention and cooperation. I hope you enjoy using this service. Continue reading Please Fix Your Random Quotation Link

Running Your Own Random Quotation

Perhaps you ever tried the Random Hadith Quotation, the free service I provide through this website, and you are kind of interested to run it by yourself so that you can have full control on the content. Since I started it in October 2004, I received so many e-mails asking whether the scripts is available for public or the content can be edited or changing the way it looks, etc. Hopefully all the questions will be answered through this entry. Now, I would like to share with you the base script I use for that service. Basically I am using … Continue reading Running Your Own Random Quotation

Interesting Links

My reading list today from various sources on the Net. How To: Getting a lean system with a custom Ubuntu install – Decide what you want with your Ubuntu system and install just what you need. Nice and useful how to, BTW! Tiny Core Linux – Amazingly Linux is getting smaller every day. This Linux distribution is just 10 MB in size and has minimal applications to boot in a very minimal X desktop. Of course you can extend its capabilities by adding other applications online. No wonder, the previous main developer of Damn Small Linux (DSL), Robert Shingledecker, is … Continue reading Interesting Links

Interesting Links

I have collected some interesting links I found on the Net with various topics. I hope they could inspire you. Hardening the Linux desktop – Please login first to get the article in PDF. This tutorial was written for the Linux beginners. It shows you how to make your Linux desktop secure and free from virus/malware attacks. Although it was meant for the desktop, this tutorial put basics for hardening the Linux server. A recommended reading material for Linux users. (via Linux.com) Lazy Linux: 11 secrets for lazy cluster admins – Do you have Linux clusters running on your organization? … Continue reading Interesting Links

Open Source Events

At least two open source events are going to be held in Jakarta and the nearby area in this month. If you are interested to attend one of those events please note the following information. Asia-Africa Conference on Open Source Date: 18-19 November 2008 Venue: State Ministry of Research and Technology, BPPT II Building 3th Floor, Jalan MH. Thamrin No 8 Jakarta Registration is required. Please visit this page, http://aagos.ristek.go.id, to get more information. UI Open Source Day Date: 26 November 2008 Venue: University of Indonesia, Depok Free of charge Information and registration: poss@ui.edu If you would like to add … Continue reading Open Source Events

Interesting Links

Various topics we have today, but still around FOSS. tangoGPS – an easy to use, fast and lightweight Linux mapping application for use with or without GPS. SELF Coursebook: Introduction to Free Software – This book provides an introduction to the inspiring world of Free Software. It is free to download it as e-book. 13 Beautiful And Open Source E-Commerce Applications Tomato – a small, lean and simple replacement firmware for Linksys’ WRT54G/GL/GS, Buffalo WHR-G54S/WHR-HP-G54 and other Broadcom-based routers. Elgg, BuddyPress and Dolphin – Build your own social network with these open source softwares. Choose one which fits you best. … Continue reading Interesting Links

The 2009 BlankOn Challenge

If you are a bright student, Indonesian citizen, would like to contribute to the development of BlankOn Linux and have guts to create and try new things, please consider to participate in the 2009 BlankOn Challenge (full information in Indonesian). I ensure you, it is not whether you win or lose, what you achieve in this challenge will be appreciated by many people. Just make your parents (or girl-/boyfriend) proud of you, will you guys? 🙂 FYI, BlankOn is an Ubuntu-based desktop Linux distribution and live CD with enhanced support for Bahasa Indonesia (Indonesian language). Continue reading The 2009 BlankOn Challenge