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Share Files in Linux

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How to Share files in Linux? In order to share files in Linux, you need to have following installed in your system. samba samba-common If it is not installed, first install it. To Install: sudo apt-get install samba Once the server is install, issue the following command: sudo gedit /etc/samba/smb.conf Make the following changes: workgroup […]

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JMeter – Out of memory error

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Are you getting “out of memory” error in JMeter while executing your tests? This is most likely because of heap size. Your heap memory allocated to JMeter may be too less. By default this set to 512 MB. This setting is available in jmeter.bat file as shown below. set HEAP=-Xms512m -Xmx512m If increasing the heap […]

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How to remove windows default share?

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Windows default share C$, D$ etc are recreated on machine restart or restarting the server service. To remove these share we can add a batch file which will remove the share. This batch file can be executed every time the machine is restarted by placing it in startup folder. Create a batch file with following […]

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MAC Address Spoofing

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To change MAC-Address for a Network card in Windows Registry: Click Start – Run, type “regedit” Navigate to [HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Control\Class\{4D36E972-E325-11CE-BFC1-08002BE10318] HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE \SYSTEM \CurrentControlSet \Control \Class \{4D36E972-E325-11CE-BFC1-08002BE10318} 3. Under this key, you shoud see numbers in sequence as “0000″, “0001″ and so on. Click on one at a time to check the description of the device to […]

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Compiling and Installing Custom Linux Kernel

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Compiling and Installing Custom Linux Kernel The below mentioned steps will work in Ubuntu or debian like systems. I have tested it on Ubuntu 10.10. Download and unzip(preparing) sudo apt-get update sudo apt-get install kernel-package libncurses5-dev fakeroot wget bzip2 Download the kernel sources and unzip as shown below. sudo tar xjf linux-2.6.18.1.tar.bz2sudo ln -s linux-2.6.18.1 […]

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No Sound from Ubuntu linux or Mint

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No Sound from Ubuntu linux or Mint Searched google for possible answer to the problem but solution mentioned was not sufficient to solve my issues. I wasted couple of weekends resolving this issue.Finally I solved by removing PulseAudio and ALSA packages and installing OSS(Open Sound System) What is OSS?OSS provides low -level audio drivers for […]