Monthly Archive: April 2011

Apr 20

Reconfigure Locales in Debian/Ubuntu Linux

Re-configuring the locales package, which should ask you to set your system locale. dpkg-reconfigure locales Also, Run aptitude with a specific locale, for troubleshooting. LANG=en_US.UTF-8 aptitude   Manually Edit the file /etc/locale.gen and add your locale settings (one set per line), e.g.: de_DE.UTF-8 UTF-8 de_DE ISO-8859-1 de_DE@euro ISO-8859-15 The supported locales are listed in /usr/share/i18n/SUPPORTED. …

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Apr 16

Compress Unix/Linux Directory

How do I Compress Complete Linux or UNIX Directory? Q. How can I compress a whole directory under Linux / UNIX using a shell prompt? Similar Question, Q. How can i zip folder/directory in Linux using shell command? A. It is very easy to compress a Whole Linux/UNIX directory. It is useful to backup files, …

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Apr 10

Clonezilla DRBL Tutorial for Debian 6.0.1 and Ubuntu 10.10

Clone computer

Clonezilla is a free disaster recovery, disk cloning, disk imaging and deployment solution.[3] Clonezilla is designed by Steven Shiau and developed by the NCHC Free Software Labs in Taiwan. Clonezilla SE provides multicast support similar to Norton Ghost Corporate Edition. Clonezilla Server Edition (SE) A single command is required to switch the client environment DRBL, …

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Apr 08

Dual Boot of Debian 6.0.1 and FreeBSD 8.2

Installation Procedure: First Install FreeBSD 8.2 . Disc Slicing procedure. 1. Delete all slices. 2. Make slice for Debian 3. Make slice for FreeBSD 4. Delete slice 1 for Debian and leave it as unused. 5. Install FreeBSD in second Slice leaving first slice and don’t install Boot Loader. Just leave boot loader as we …

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