Below is the list of tutorials that might be useful for Mandriva sysadmin newbies.
1. Installing Mandriva Linux - Full tutorial
This tutorial contains Mandriva step-by-step installation instructions and images.
The idea to work one day without graphical applications and use only text utilities like wget isn't new but... Here is the list of essential tools that are invaluable to make "text mode day" real. Many described applicat... →
Here is a downloadable copy of book "Open XML Explained".
As you can see, initially this post provided link to e-book for Microsoft's Open XML (actually there is nothing open there except empty word in it's name) form... →
vi is a free software screen-oriented text editor written by Bill Joy in 1976 for an early BSD release.Vim, which stands for Vi IMproved, is an open source, multiplatform text editor extended from vi. It was first rele... →
What would be if below mentioned operating systems ran airlines? Different operating systems. Different styles. This humorous analogy, applying operating system philosophies as if they were airlines, is a long-standing m... →
If you want to clean up your Ubuntu or Debian machine and delete unnecessary (orphaned) deb packages you can use utility deborphan. It finds packages that have no packages depending on them. The default operation is to... →
1. Mercury Messenger is Java-based MSN client. Nice and powerful MSN client. Among it's features I would mention the following ones:
Support for multiple operating systems (you can run the same Mercury version on M... →