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Wine 1.7.29 (Development Version) Released – Install in RedHat and Debian Based Systems

Wine 1.7.29 (Development Version) Released – Install in RedHat and Debian Based Systems
Wine, a most popular and powerful open source application for Linux, that used to run Windows based applications and games on Linux Platform without any trouble. Install Wine (Development Version) in Linux WineHQ team, recently announced a new development version of Wine 1.7.29. This new development build arrives with a number of new important features and 44 bug fixes. Wine team, keep releasing their development builds almost on weekly basis...
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Installing Puppet Master and Agent in RHEL/CentOS 7/6/5

Installing Puppet Master and Agent in RHEL/CentOS 7/6/5
Since the computer and computation came into existence the focus remained on automating the task at certain level. Automating task refers to completion of task mostly with itself with least or no human intervention. Most of the fields of engineering be it networking, aircraft, etc. implemented work automation in some form. Task Automation aims at saving Man power, Cost, Time, Energy and accomplish task with accuracy. Automation at Server level is...
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Online Music Streaming with Winamp Player and Mixxx DJ console using “SHOUTcast Radio Server” in Linux

Online Music Streaming with Winamp Player and Mixxx DJ console using “SHOUTcast Radio Server” in Linux
The previous tutorial concerning SHOUTcast server, just covered the basic server setup on CentOS 7 Linux distribution, without any live media streaming. This guide is not addressed for advanced Linux users and will guide you through the process of how you can use one of the most popular music player on Windows platforms, Winamp, to broadcast audio media online from remote points with the help of SHOUTcast DSP plugin and, also, how you can use the...
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Installing SHOUTCast Radio Server (Online Media Streaming) on Linux

Installing SHOUTCast Radio Server (Online Media Streaming) on Linux
SHOUTcast is a proprietary software used to stream media over Internet, especially used in music live streaming by the radio stations in Internet, and is developed by Nullsoft with versions for all major platforms, including Linux. Install Shoutcast in Linux This tutorial will guide you on how you can install The SHOUTcast Distributed Network Audio Server (DNAS 2.0) in CentOS 7, with the help of which you can use media players, like Winamp or...
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Phabricator – An Open Source Powerful “Project Management” Tool for Linux

Phabricator – An Open Source Powerful “Project Management” Tool for Linux
Phabricator is an open source application that helps software companies to create/build better software, which is built using PHP language and available under Apache 2.0 open source license for Linux, MacOSX and can be run in any platform, it can even run in windows but it is totally based on Linux support. Phabricator has been used by Facebook before. The first version of phabricator was built by facebook with lots of features such as reviewing and...
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Firefox 32 Released – Install on RHEL/CentOS 7/6, Fedora 20/19/18/17 and Ubuntu 14.04

Firefox 32 Released – Install on RHEL/CentOS 7/6, Fedora 20/19/18/17 and Ubuntu 14.04
Finally, Firefox version 32 has been released on 2nd of September 2014, for all major OS e.g. Linux (32/64 bit), Mac and Windows. The binary package are now available for download for Linux (POSIX) systems, grab desired one and enjoy the browsing with new features added to it. Install Firefox 32 in Linux What’s new and What’s fixed Integrated garbage collection. Come with New HTTP caching (v2) which is enabled by default. Provide the information...
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5 Reasons Why I Hate GNU/Linux – Do You Hate (Love) Linux?

5 Reasons Why I Hate GNU/Linux – Do You Hate (Love) Linux?
This part of Linux, I don’t like to talk very often but sometimes I do really feel some of the aspects related to Linux is real pain. Here are the five points which I come across on a daily basis, almost. 5 Reasons Why I Hate Linux 1. Choose from Too Many Good Distros While reading several on-line forum (a part of my hobby), I very often come across a question like – Hi, I am new to Linux, just switched over from Windows to Linux. Which...
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The Story Behind ‘init’ and ‘systemd’: Why ‘init’ Needed to be Replaced with ‘systemd’ in Linux

The Story Behind ‘init’ and ‘systemd’: Why ‘init’ Needed to be Replaced with ‘systemd’ in Linux
I am subscribed to several mailing lists related to various Linux Distributions and Applications just to keep myself updated with what’s going on where. What are the new bugs? What are the Patches Released? What is expected in next release? and a whole lot of other stuffs. These days the mailing list is heavily populated with “Choose your side on Linux Divide”, mainly on Debian Mailing list along with a few other. systemd replaces init What...
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