Interesting Links

In the last few months I’ve gathered some links that may trigger your interest. Most of them are IT and FOSS related and only one is from Oil and Gas sector. Yes, it is sometimes hard to share Oil and Gas resources because of the closed and competitive nature of the business and copyrights/trademarks or other Intellectual Property Rights issues. And I don’t want to get in trouble by doing that for sure. I hope you will get some benefits from the following links. IT and FOSS MultiCD – is a shell script designed to build a multiboot CD … 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 Lazy Linux: 11 secrets for lazy cluster admins – Do you have Linux clusters running on your organization? … 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

Interesting Links

I browsed around and found some interesting Linux (mostly Debian/Ubuntu) utilities on and 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

Linux Internet Kiosk

Continuing my effort to gather some documentation how to do things, below you will find several documentation I found on the Internet how to build or set up a Linux Internet/Web Kiosk. How to build an Internet kiosk using Mandriva Linux and Firefox (updated link) Linux Internet Kiosk using Debian-Live HOWTO HOWTO – Setting up an Internet Kiosk with Fedora Core 6 A Linux Kiosk system Building an Internet Kiosk with Ubuntu Linux-based WWW-Kiosk using LTSP 3.0 KDE Kiosk Mode Or, if you don’t have enough time to do it by yourself, you can rely on the following Linux distributions: … Continue reading Linux Internet Kiosk