Toolkits for NGO

I do highly appreciate people who do or create something and give their work back to communities. No matter how small the contribution someone gives, but I am sure it will anyhow have a great impact to someone else’s life. I believe that sharing is the best way to keep knowledge on the flow. That is also my main point why I keep this blog online, by the way. I hope you can take some useful things over here and by sharing we can learn together. Back to the topic, most of us know what NGOs are. We are also … Continue reading Toolkits for NGO

Drupal wins

After being the second place for two consecutive years, 2006 and 2007, for the Best PHP based Open Source CMS, finally Drupal gains its superioty over Joomla! this year. Drupal has been awarded by Packt Publishing as the best PHP based Open Source CMS in 2008. Congratulations to all Drupal developers and users around the world. Furthermore, we are now still waiting for the result of the best overall 2008 Open Source CMS. I hope whoever is going to win this year, nobody loses. Everybody wins. Open Source CMS just rocks! Update @ Nov 3: Drupal has won the 2008 … Continue reading Drupal wins

Interesting Links

I browsed around and found some interesting Linux (mostly Debian/Ubuntu) utilities on Howtoforge.com and Linux.com. They might be worth to try though even for advanced users. Ubuntu: Using apt-p2p For Faster Upgrades From Hardy To Intrepid Appnr – Synaptic For Your Browser (Ubuntu) Ultimate Security Proxy With Tor Firewall Management With Gufw On Ubuntu 8.04 Running Linux Live-CDs On Windows With MobaLiveCD Installing Xbox Media Center (XBMC) On Ubuntu 8.04 How To Install VMware Server 2 On An Ubuntu 8.04 Desktop Continue reading Interesting Links

CHITS

I would like to share a nice information about CHITS from a good AS2 friend, Dr. Alvin B. Marcelo. He said, “CHITS stands for the Community Health Information Tracking System. It was designed for the Philippines but it is internationalized. It can be used in Puskesmas (Community Health Centers) in Indonesia but will require localization.” Is somebody interested to help CHITS with the Indonesian localization? I think this application would be a great resource and has huge potential for our national health system. It is just like what Sahana has contributed to us during natural disasters (tsunami, earth quakes, floods, … Continue reading CHITS

Interesting Links

In last few days I found various interesting links on the Net that are worth visiting. Plumi – A Free Software video sharing Content Management System based on Plone. Gadmintools – Provides GUI tools for administrating your servers, which makes your work a lot more easier. No offense to CLI fans. 🙂 wicd – an alternative network manager for Linux. Yammer – Twitter for the enterprise. (Tips: Budi Putra) Slicehost Article Repository – Contains a bunch of good and useful articles and tutorials how to set up, install, administer and fixing issues on a VPS account. droopy – A mini … Continue reading Interesting Links

LEMP

LEMP = Linux EngineX MySQL PHP 😀

Ya, itu mungkin sebuah singkatan yang jarang kita dengar, walau sebenarnya tidaklah terlalu asing di telinga. Tentunya selama ini kita selalu mendengar atau membaca tentang LAMP (Linux Apache MySQL PHP). Yang membedakannya adalah fungsi server web Apache di LAMP kita ganti dengan EngineX atau Nginx di LEMP.

Saya tidak tahu apakah sebagian besar pengguna Internet di Indonesia sudah mengetahui keberadaan Nginx sebelumnya. Bagi anda yang kebetulan belum tahu apa itu Nginx, mungkin sejumlah situs di bawah ini dapat membantu menambah wawasan anda.

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Interesting Linux Distro

Just a quick note today. I found two interesting Linux distributions that might trigger your interest to try or to explore more. SliTaz – a very small LiveCD distribution, which is less than 30 MB in size. It boots very fast and contains many daily applications. You can also install it on HD or run it on USB key. Slack Mini Server Project – another competitor of SLAMPP. 🙂 It’s fully loaded with many powerful and useful applications to run your own server on the fly. Added @ 13:17: Another nice resource for Ubuntu users, especially for the beginners, can … Continue reading Interesting Linux Distro