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Vanilla 2.0.14 installed on Centos 5.3

It does not get much easier than this. As usual, I am not writing instruction for a production machine, just wanted to throw it up and see how it worked. The embedding feature of vanilla is very nice.

wget http://www.vanillaforums.org/uploads/addons/Y58BNUQ8UQEI.zip

unzip Y58BNUQ8UQEI.zip Change the folder name to forum

mv vanilla forum Change the permissions

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What is a Cookie – Good Explanation

This is from http://www.searchenginejournal.com/what-are-cookies-and-what-they-do-for-privacy-infographic/25479/

Great Ubuntu and Windows Site

Decent technical advice can be hard to find, found this site via twitter (follow me http://www.twitter.com/howtolinux).  

Well worth a read – http://www.ossramblings.com/

Experts Exchange – How To Remove Them From Your Search Results

Its annoying, everytime you search for a problem, experts exchange obscures the better results.  I just read this and thought it was fantastic – http://www.cultofgary.com/2008/10/22/excluding-experts-exchange-from-search-results/

Love Savage Chicken

Skype 4.0 – Great Looking New Skype

Cool, Skype has been updated.  Most of the updates seems to be cosmetic, but they claim that the call quality is better, but then again, don’t they always!!!

How to Use Open Source with LogMeIn

I found this article pretty useful, it describes how to use free and opensource tools with Logmein to offer remote administration tools.

Check it out at – http://www.dailycupoftech.com/2009/01/27/expanding-your-logmein-frees-abilities/

Combined Windows Remote Desktop and SSH Tunnel Admin Tool

I love Apples remote desktop tool, it was a great all round administration tool. Since I moved away from Macs to Linux and Windows Server I have been looking for a combined tool for both Windows Remote Desktop and SSH sessions.

Found this one, looks interesting – http://www.visionapp.com/. It has a evaluation for 30 . . . → Read More: Combined Windows Remote Desktop and SSH Tunnel Admin Tool

A Good Centos System Administration Book

I have been a big fan of the unleashed guides every since I purchased Mac OS X Tiger Unleashed. I loved this book as it was both great for beginners but had some reallly good advanced sections that allowed me to learn some great stuff on mac os x.

So, naturally, when I was . . . → Read More: A Good Centos System Administration Book

Google releases Network Tools

Useful networking Tools now being provided with the help from Google – http://www.measurementlab.net/