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Linux is an Open Source computer operating system designed primarily for the PC but also available for a wide range of other systems. These tutorials can be of benefit to beginners looking to get started in the world of Linux computing.


13th April 2012Linux
The Android operating system contains a number of useful secret undocumented menus and screens used by techs and service personnel. This collection shows you how to access these menus by simply keying in a number on the keypad.
18th February 2012Linux
Linux (and Android) have the ability to mount a file system read only to prevent unauthorised modification, particularly to system files. This guide shows you how to remount these file systems so that changes can be made.
28th January 2012Linux
Entering the Fastboot mode on the Sony Ericsson Xperia Arc (and many other SE Android phones) is easy and strait forward, however this guide serves as a reminder of which button enters Fastboot and which enters Flashmode.
24th July 2011Linux
In this tutorial I am going to go through some of the command line tools used to perform basic operations on files, as well as reading and writing on the command line.
20th July 2010Linux
I will shortly be setting up my own web design and development company and I have decided that I need to have a development web server and so I am going to use a net top pc running Linux to serve that purpose. This was originally going to be my notes on how to set-up the server, but I have posted it here just in case it can help somebody else.
20th July 2010Linux
This post is going to contain a list of tips and tricks useful to the beginner Linux user. It covers lots of tasks which are second nature to Linux veterans, but hard to grasp for new users.
20th July 2010Linux
A few quick tips and cheat sheets for administering apache on a Linux server.
20th July 2010Linux
A collection of useful MySql administration snippets for use on Linux Systems. I will be using this as a reference for myself and adding to it from time to time.