Mount Drives Automatically in ubuntu

Written on December 20, 2012 – 9:00 pm | by jcannonsr |

Need to have your drives mount automatically when ubuntu starts try PySDM from the software center. http://pysdm.sourceforge.net/ PySDM is a Storage Device Manager that allows full customization of hard disk mountpoints without manually access to fstab. It also allows the creation of udev rules for dynamic configuration of storage devices

Use ubuntu Live CD as a ssh Server

Written on December 20, 2012 – 8:36 am | by jcannonsr |

My need was to have a ssh server for Clonezilla to access in a lab to pull an image. Here is what I used to setup that server using one of the lab machines. From: http://wiredrevolution.com/ubuntu/how-to-ssh-into-ubuntu-livecd In the terminal install the ssh server on your LiveCD system.

Netflix for ubuntu Linux – Finally!

Written on December 6, 2012 – 1:53 pm | by jcannonsr |

Reposted from: http://www.iheartubuntu.com/2012/11/ppa-for-netflix-desktop-app.html Here is how to install the Netflix Desktop App on Ubuntu. Open a terminal and run these commands: sudo apt-add-repository ppa:ehoover/compholio sudo apt-get update && sudo apt-get install netflix-desktop Once installed, go up to the top left of your screen and open your Unity dash and search for Netflix and run the […]

Free Virus Removal Tool

Written on December 5, 2012 – 7:37 pm | by jcannonsr |

https://support.kaspersky.com/viruses/rescuedisk Kaspersky Rescue Disk 10 is designed to scan and disinfect x86 and x64-compatible computers that have been infected. The application should be used when the infection is so severe that it is impossible to disinfect the computer using anti-virus applications or malware removal utilities (such as Kaspersky Virus Removal Tool) running under the operating system. Runs on a […]

Batch Process Photos

Written on November 27, 2012 – 8:27 pm | by jcannonsr |

http://photobatch.stani.be/download/index.html Phatch is a simple to use cross-platform GUI Photo Batch Processor which handles all popular image formats and can duplicate (sub)folder hierarchies. Phatch can batch resize, rotate, apply perspective, shadows, rounded corners, … and more in minutes instead of hours or days if you do it manually. Phatch allows you to use EXIF and […]

Created USB Sticks that Boot

Written on September 24, 2012 – 4:58 pm | by jcannonsr |

UNetbootin allows you to create bootable Live USB drives for your iso files such as for Ubuntu, Fedora, and other Linux distributions without burning a CD. It runs on Windows, Linux, and Mac OS X. You can either let UNetbootin download one of the many distributions supported out-of-the-box for you, or supply your own Linux […]

Security Testing

Written on September 12, 2012 – 7:08 pm | by jcannonsr |

http://www.backtrack-linux.org/ BackTrack is a Linux-based penetration testing arsenal that aids security professionals in the ability to perform assessments in a purely native environment.

Native Linux Computers

Written on September 12, 2012 – 7:04 pm | by jcannonsr |

Need a Linux computer built with Linux is mind? Check out these two vendors: http://zareason.com www.system76.com

Rescue Your PC – Windows and Linux

Written on September 11, 2012 – 3:43 pm | by jcannonsr |

http://trinityhome.org Trinity Rescue Kit or TRK is a free live Linux distribution that aims specifically at recovery and repair operations on Windows machines, but is equally usable for Linux recovery issues. Since version 3.4 it has an easy to use scrollable text menu that allows anyone who masters a keyboard and some English to perform […]

Moving to ubuntu Linux 12.04

Written on July 11, 2012 – 3:26 pm | by jcannonsr |

Here are the steps to start using ubuntu linux 12.04 as your main os: -Recommend ubuntu version 10.04 for older machines -You can also install ubuntu inside of Windows (small performance hit) using wubi. Just login to Windows, insert the ubuntu disk and run wubi. Set the folder size to 30gb if you can because […]