Posts in "Tech" , Page 8 of 12

Idea: Faster Metadata Downloads With Yum and Git

The presto plugin for yum has worked great for me so far.  It's been very useful, not for the lack...

Fedora Miniconf and foss.in/2010

A very delayed post on the Fedora Miniconf and foss.in/2010. foss.in/2010 was held on the 15th, 16th and 17th of...

Auto-login to web proxies using NetworkManager

My ISP uses a web proxy that one has to log into to access the Internet. This logging in is...

Communication between Guests and Hosts

Guest and Host communication should be a simple affair -- the venerable TCP/IP sockets should be the first answer to...

Upgrading from Fedora 11 to Fedora 13

Having already installed (what would be) F13 on my work and personal laptops the traditional way -- by installing a...

Summercamp artwork

Thanks to Nicu's excellent step-by-step howto on creating artwork with inkscape and the Open Clip Art Library, I managed to...

Virtualisation (on Fedora)

A few volunteers from India associated with the Fedora Project wrote articles for Linux For You's March 2010 Virtualisation Special....

RHEV-M demo

Navin gives a small demo of RHEV-M, the management platform for the Red Hat Enterprise Virtualization product: </embed> from http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_wY1NxM3Yc4#...

Debian moving to time-based releases

http://www.debian.org/News/2009/20090729 I have used Debian since several years now and have always been either on the 'testing' or the 'sid'...

Re-comparing file systems

The previous attempt at comparing file systems based on the ability to allocate large files and zero them met with...