Ubuntu 21.04: What's New?

Ubuntu 21.04: What's New?

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Been using 20.10 for a bit now. I'll most likely use 21.04 on the new machine that I haven't had time to setup yet.

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Backing MySQL Up

Backing MySQL Up

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I've seen quite some talk about various Automatic MySQL Backup scripts. Maybe I'm missing the point, but backing up MySQL databases is not rocket science. I...

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CentOS 4.3 Upgrade

CentOS 4.3 Upgrade

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CalPop just upgraded my server to CentOS 4.3. So far so good. I'm fixing problems as I see them. [@588] I think I've dealt with everything. Let me know if so...

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Subversion diff with vim

Subversion diff with vim

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Once in a while I have to use Subversion on a Linux box. Not a big deal, except for diffs. The standard svn diff output is not the most readable. Vim, or mor...

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Compiling Python Bindings for Subversion 1.3.0

Compiling Python Bindings for Subversion 1.3.0

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I was trying to setup ViewVC to display both my public cvs and subversion repositories. It meant I had compile the swig-py bindings. Subversion 1.3.0 require...

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Yellow Dog, Wallstreet and MA401

Yellow Dog, Wallstreet and MA401

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Here are the steps I had to take to make my NETGEAR MA401 802.11b Wireless PCMCIA card to work on my PowerBook Wallstreet G3 under Yellow Dog Linux 3.0.

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Red Hat 8.0

Red Hat 8.0

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I've upgraded this server to Red Hat 8.0. At first it simply refused to upgrade, complaining about a missing /SWAP partition. I had to comment it out in /etc...

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