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Pytube - Best YouTube,Google manager, downloader and video converter for Ubuntu Linux

PyTube is a GUI for various command-line tools such as:youtube-dl, sox, mplayer, mencoder, ffmpeg and others.It allows you to resize, rotate, apply an external mp3 into a video, generate a 10 to 30 seconds mp3 ring tone.

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HI.. Friends i am 7th semester BE student... and looking for a mini project idea. Can any body help me to find that? If the project will contribute to linux.. it will be the best :)

WooHoo Hi new to Ubuntu and this here community

Hi I am a systems service tech and want to learn about this here new fangled OS. *LOL*actually I am new to Ubuntu and have 32 bit running on my laptop and have a copy of server for a new machine I am building.I am A+ certified and really want to see if I can get Ubuntu and Vista or XP to play nice so bear with me if I end up asking a lot of possibly dumb ass questions.thanx and glad to be here.

i prefer to the linux OS

It is a pity that the windows OS becomes slower and slower.

Pybackpack - A user friendly file backup tool for Ubuntu Linux Desktop

A graphical tool to make file backup simpler. Provides a user-friendly interface which allows you to back up your files easily to an archive, to a CD/DVD or to a remote location using SSH.pybackpack is a user-friendly file backup tool written for the Gnome desktop and released under the GPL.

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FIX the Hardy Flash Crash!

I have been tinkering for ages, and I *finally* managed to get flash with sound to play without randomly crashing. Details are here at my blog! http://mikesubuntu.blogspot.com/2008/08/how-to-fix-flash-crash-in-hardy....

Howto Share Internet Connections in Ubuntu

Network Bridge comes in handy. Its essentially the same as ICS, only more flexible, albeit less secure. You might want to have a firewall remain on your system with it.

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Make a linux kiosk of your old laptop

There doesn't have to be the EOL = End Of Life for your old laptop. You could for example give the old computer a new life as a portal for YouTube at a public spot.If your're a handyman, you could build a dedicated kiosk and install the computer in it, locking it down to browser only and attach a set of speakers to the kiosk and either hook it up with cable or wifi. It could bring joy to anyone bypassing it, for instance at a café for students to watch the latest music videos or at the local nursing home for the users to watch old music videos/films.Howto: Install Ubuntu linux or a lighter version, Xubuntu and use opera kiosk mode.

Furius ISO Mount - Mount and Unmount ISO images with GUI Tool in Ubuntu Linux

An ISO, IMG, BIN, MDF and NRG Image management utility for the Gnome Desktop Environment. Furius ISO Mount


* Automatically Mounts ISO, IMG, BIN, MDF and NRG Image Files.

* Automatically creates a mount point in your home directory.

* Automatically Unmounts the Image files.

* Automatically removes the mount directory to return your home directory to its previous state.

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List of Email Clients Available in Ubuntu Linux

An e-mail client, aka Mail User Agent (MUA), aka e-mail reader is a frontend computer program used to manage e-mail.

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Not recognizing WD 500 Gb External harddisk

I recently bought a Western Digital External Harddisk of 500 gb . When i connect it Ubuntu doenst seem to recognize it ... Anyone had similar experiances ..

Advanced TFTP server setup in Ubuntu Linux

atftp is Multi-threaded TFTP server implementing all options (option extension and multicast) as specified in RFC1350, RFC2090, RFC2347, RFC2348 and RFC2349. Atftpd also supports multicast protocol known as mtftp, defined in the PXE specification. The server supports being started from inetd as well as in daemon mode using init scripts.

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How to Change MTU (Maximum Transmission Unit) of network interface in Ubuntu Linux

Maximum Transmission Unit(MTU), the largest physical packet size, measured in bytes, that a network can transmit. Any messages larger than the MTU are divided into smaller packets before being sent.By optimizing the MTU setting you can gain substantial network performance increases, especially when using dial-up modem connections.

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List of BitTorrent clients Available in Ubuntu Linux

BitTorrent is a peer-to-peer file sharing protocol used to distribute large amounts of data. The initial distributor of the complete file or collection acts as the first seed. Each peer that downloads the data also uploads it to other peers. Relative to standard internet hosting, this provides a significant reduction in the original distributor's hardware and bandwidth resource costs. It also provides redundancy against system problems and reduces dependence on the original distributor.

A BitTorrent client is a program that manages torrent downloads and uploads using the BitTorrent protocol.

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Network Time Protocol (NTP) Server and Client Setup in Ubuntu

The Network Time Protocol (NTP) is a protocol for synchronizing the clocks of computer systems over packet-switched, variable-latency data networks. NTP uses UDP port 123 as its transport layer. It is designed particularly to resist the effects of variable latency (Jitter).

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