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Howto Install Nginx webserver in Ubuntu 8.04 (Hardy Heron)

Nginx (pronounced “engine x”) is a free, open-source, high-performance HTTP server and reverse proxy, as well as an IMAP/POP3 proxy server. Written by Igor Sysoev in 2005, Nginx now hosts between 1% and 4% of all domains worldwide. Although still in beta, Nginx is known for its stability, rich feature set, simple configuration, and low resource consumption.

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Howto Install VirtualBox 1.6 in Ubuntu 8.04(Hardy Heron) including USB Support

VirtualBox is a family of powerful x86 virtualization products for enterprise as well as home use. Not only is VirtualBox an extremely feature rich, high performance product for enterprise customers, it is also the only professional solution that is freely available as Open Source Software under the terms of the GNU General Public License (GPL).

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Howto setup DHCP Server and Dynamic DNS with BIND in Debian

This tutorial will explain Howto setup DHCP Server and Dynamic DNS with BIND in Debian.

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How i connect brodband in ubuntu...

Hello, i m frm Bangladesh, i installed ubuntu 8.04. I have BROADBAND connection but i cant connect internet on it . its a problem u all know? How is to possible work on linux without internet... plz send me all specifications How to start it? My isp in Bangladesh...i use pppoe... Thanx nhasive

LXDE - Lightweight X11 Desktop Environment for Ubuntu

LXDE is a new project aimed to provide a new desktop environment which is lightweight and fast. It’s not designed to be powerful and bloated, but to be usable and slim enough, and keep the resource usage low. Different from other desktop
environments, we don’t tightly integrate every component.

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WebDAV Configuration With Apache2 On Debian Etch

Web-based Distributed Authoring and Versioning, or WebDAV, is a set of extensions to the Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP)
which allows users to collaboratively edit and manage files on remote World Wide Web servers.This tutorial will explain howto
install webdav Configuration With Apache2 On Debian Etch.

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when the computer boot ubuntu it only boots the terminal i cant get into a user interface

i think i deleted the interface coz i wanted to switch to kde from g .. i tried reintalling the packge from terminal using "sudo tastsel" after that i reinstall the desktop but an aptitude error (100) happens and now am stuck i cant reinstall and i cant delete it from windowsam very new to linux this my first time using it and it has to work coz am sick and tiered of windows so if anyone can help thank you


did you find any solution for the internet connection, i am connectet in a local network but i cant connect to the internet, what i have to change in my linux

how to start broadBAND in ubuntu? ,its really creating lots of problem.....

hi! i m frm india, i installed ubuntu 8.04. I have ADSL-BROADBAND connection but i cant connect internet on it . and u all know how tiresome it is to work on linux without internet...
plz help me to connect it!
plz send me all specifications TO START IT!
thank u..

Ubuntu 8.04 (Hardy Heron) LAMP Server Setup

In around 15 minutes, the time it takes to install Ubuntu Server Edition, you can have a LAMP (Linux,Apache, MySQL and PHP) server up and ready to go. This feature, exclusive to Ubuntu Server Edition, is available at the time of installation.

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Kubuntu 8.04 (Hardy Heron) Screenshots Tour

Kubuntu is a user friendly operating system based on KDE, the K Desktop Environment. With a predictable 6 month release cycle and part of the Ubuntu project, Kubuntu is the GNU/Linux distribution for everyone.

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reliance USB modem

i am a new to linux, just installed ubuntu8.04. Everything seems to be fine as they are easy to install. it is just that i cant figure a way to use my reliance USB modem- Huawei model EC325.need help


where do i download emulator for ubuntu

A much easier way to install Ubuntu on a USB device (Stick or Hard Disk)!

This tutorial will explain A much easier way to install Ubuntu on a USB device (Stick or Hard Disk).I was reading How to install Ubuntu Linux from USB Stick posted a while ago, and found it to be quite some work to get Ubuntu working on a USB stick. Besides, having to prepare your USB device, creating a
separate partition on it which will be more or less “useless” after the installation, giving up 750MB of space?

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Industrial-grade trouble ticketing system on Debian Etch

RT is an industrial-grade trouble ticketing system. It lets a group of people intelligently and efficiently manage requests submitted by a community of users. RT is used by systems administrators,customer support staffs, NOCs, developers, and even marketing departments to track issues, outages,bugs, requests, and all kinds of other things at thousands of sites around the world.

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