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Code Igniter Image Uploader / File Uploader – Multiple Files

Creating an image uploader or file uploader is a big problem in web domain coding. Code Igniter Made it easy for you. It uses two classes File Uploading Class and Image Manipulation Class. Great Programme made for save the life of a web developer. I Got a detailed post from […]

Install Ruby on Rails in Fedora 12 – Ubuntu 9.10

“How to install ruby on rails in fedora 12 ?” or “how to install ruby on rails in ubuntu 9.10 ?” is a question now a days because the importance of RoR is getting high. Installing ruby on rails into Fedora 12 / Ubuntu 9.10 is not complicated task. In […]

Google Chrome for Linux – Beta released

the chrominum blog says google chrome browser released for linux. Fedora,Ubunutu, Open SuSE platforms. The exact version is and it is in beta..!! You can download chrome for linux from its website. After a long wait the beta version is available now. It works with Gnome and KDE. The […]

How to create a screencast in Fedora or Ubuntu – Record My Desktop

Screencasts  of your desktop are very useful in demonstrating programs and for video tutorials. “recordMyDesktop” is a very easy to use tool for creating screencast under linux. By using recordMyDesktop you can record a widow or the whole desktop with a single click. You can save the video as ogv. […]

Enable Compiz Fusion on Fedora 12

Comiz fusion is a great tool for linux to enable 3d desktop and great visual effects. In fedora 12 lot of new effects and great tools are available with compiz fusion. A default package is included with the default distro by using that you can enable the 3d desktop and […]

Fedora 12 Install DVD to Your Yum Repo List

To add the install dvd media to yum list there is a small trick. The trick lies in the Yum Repos list, located in /etc/yum.repos.d/fedora.repo Check it out. Normally you have three entries: Fedora, a Debug branch, and a Sources branch. The primary Fedora branch configs look something like this […]

Send Messages over Network – Gnome Popup Box Message

There are lot of great tools available in gnome to send messages over network or a local host computer . There are 3 Options 1.zenity – It will display a default ok box on the screen 2.notify-send -This will give a Popup box in the system tray 3. xmessage – […]

Recover MySQL root password [hack]

You can recover MySQL database server password with following five easy steps. Step # 1: Stop the MySQL server process. Step # 2: Start the MySQL (mysqld) server/daemon process with the –skip-grant-tables option so that it will not prompt for password Step # 3: Connect to mysql server as the […]

MySQL Change root Password

Setting up mysql password is one of the essential tasks. By default root user is MySQL admin account. Please note that the Linux / UNIX login root account for your operating system and MySQL root are different. They are separate and nothing to do with each other (indeed some admin […]

Fedora 12 Constantine released

Fedora 12  code named Constantine released with lot of great features. Main features are a 2.6.31 Linux kernel and GNOME 2.28 or KDE 4.3 desktop. The Fedora free Linux distribution is sponsored by Red Hat. Among the new features of Fedora 12 are extended hardware support for kernel based mode […]

Firefox 3.6 Announces Beta 1

The Mozilla community has now release Firefox 3.6 Beta 1 for download. This beta version of the next version of Firefox is built on the Gecko 1.9.2 web rendering engine, containing many improvements for web developers, Add-on developers, and users. The Mozilla community appreciates your feedback and assistance in testing […]