A Techno Blog, mainly about Java

JRE/SDK Installation on Debian

October 19, 2004 Posted by | Linux | Leave a comment

Linux Wiki Wiki: “share your knowledge”.

October 13, 2004 Posted by | Linux | Leave a comment

Linux 101

APT as in Advanced Package Tool – a web-based interface for system administration for Unix

Stokely– Linux news

Linux distrubutions can be found at distrowatch, example ubuntu

As well, you can find a distribtion archive at ibiblio  Right hand side for links.

The Linux Documentation Project – TLDP

GNOME is a Unix and Linux desktop suite and development platform.

KDE is a powerful Free Software graphical desktop environment for Linux and Unix workstations.

Fedora (redhat)

Centos – CentOS-3 is designed for people who need an RHEL 3 compatible OS but who do not need strong support in order to achieve successful operation.

GNU – complete UNIX style operating system which is free software.

Novell : Ximian , Suse, Evolution .

October 11, 2004 Posted by | Linux | Leave a comment

Linux-like environment for Windows

I went to and downlaoded their product so that I could do the “exceed like” thing on my win2k machine. After the install (net,x11,shell), launch the icon which brings up a xterm. To access your drive execute ls /cygdrive
startX &
which brings up a x window.
ssh -X -l db2inst1 server_name

September 23, 2004 Posted by | Linux | Leave a comment