By: dhardik

September 25, 2008 12:24 pm

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How to Check the Ethernet Card Network Link Status in SLES/SLED

Problem: Sometimes, if you find that your Internet or LAN is not working, you will use the 'ping' command from SLED/SLES CLI (Command Linux Interface) by pinging to your default Gateway Server or DNS Server or to any known site. But, in the end you might have a very basic problem. Solution: The 'Ping' command […]

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By: dhardik

September 25, 2008 12:23 pm

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How to move your home directory safely in SLED/SLES

You usually don't think about having the /home directory on a separate partition while doing an installation, so by default it would be created under your root (/) partition. It's not a problem if you have assigned a large space to your root (/) partition, but sometimes due to heavy space usage by users of […]

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By: dhardik

August 29, 2008 1:10 pm

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How to get a sorted list of large space used files/directories in SLED/SLES

Problem: Sometimes, you will find that your home/root partition on your SLED/SLES is getting full. So you have to delete some junk files/directories from your home/root partitions, but problem is how will you find a list of large space used files/directories? Here we go... We can find the sorted list of large space used files/directory […]

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By: dhardik

August 29, 2008 11:57 am

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How to take a Screenshot with menu in SLED/SLES

Problem: How to take a Screenshot in SLED/SLES with the menu? Can we use "Print Screen" Key? Also the Screenshot should also contain the Menu (e.g Application Menu or Menu by pressing Right Click) Solution: You can take a Screenshot in SLES/SLES using conventional method by pressing the "Print Screen" (Yes, I […]

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By: dhardik

April 28, 2008 10:07 am

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Tweaking SLED Behaviors

Do you want to change the default behavior of SLED? For example, in Windows, you can change the behavior of the Desktop by changing the Windows registry. Like hiding DISK Icons, changing some default path of functionality etc.... So, what about SLED? Don't worry! Linux is always more than ready! Now you can do it […]

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By: dhardik

April 11, 2008 3:02 am

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SSH Quick Login and Get Result Approach: No More Long Syntax!

Many of you know how to do password-less login with SSH. Below is my approach. person@NOVELLDESK:~> ssh-keygen -t dsa Generating public/private dsa key pair. Enter file in which to save the key (/home/person/.ssh/id_dsa): Enter passphrase (empty for no passphrase): Enter same passphrase again: Your identification has been saved in /home/person/.ssh/id_dsa. Your public […]

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By: dhardik

January 20, 2008 11:39 pm

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Quick Way to Create/Mount ISO Image in SLED and SLES using GNU/Linux Basic Commands

Many of you are wondering how to create/mount an ISO image of a CD/DVD in SLED/SLES. You can use K3b, but you can easily use the SLED/SLES GNU/Linux Basic Commands, like DD and CAT. Then simply mount it using the MOUNT command like you have it in your CD/DVD ROM! We are assuming that you […]

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