3 Button Serial Mouse mini-HOWTO
How to get a 3 button serial mouse working properly under Linux.
This document describes how to install and use a client for the commercial ADSM backup system for Linux/i386.
This document provides suggestions for how the Linux community can effectively advocate the use of Linux.
Describes the installation of the ALSA sound drivers for Linux. These sound drivers can be used as a replacement for the regular sound drivers, as they are fully compatible
Apache SSL PHP/FI frontpage mini-HOWTO
This document is about building a multipurpose webserver that will support dynamic web content via the PHP/FI scripting language, secure transmission of data based on Netscape's SSL, secure execution of CGI's and M$ Frontpage Server Extensions.
Details the installation of an Apache based webserver suite configured to handle DSO, and various useful modules including mod_perl, mod_ssl and php.
Asus A7V and Linux Quasi-Mini-HOWTO
a short mini-HOWTO that was put together to help owners of Asus A7V motherboards load linux on their Promise ATA 100 controller. Based on experiences with RedHat 6.2/7.0.
This file describes the autofs automounter, how to configure it, and points out some problems to avoid.
This HOWTO describes how to use a Linux-compatible tape drive installed on an MS-DOS machine to back up the filesystem of a Linux machine.
Battery Powered Linux Mini-HOWTO
This document describes how to optimize and configure power management on a ready-configured Linux system for use on battery-powered laptops. This will be helpful for everyone who runs Linux on a portable computer system. APM/ACPI methods of power management are discussed along with power saving tips and techniques. There is also some discussion about the different types of batteries available.
How to install a Boca 16-port serial card (Boca 2016)
The mini-howto text gives information about BogoMips, compiled from various sources such as news and e-mail.
How to setup and ethernet bridge and firewall
This document describes how to setup an ethernet bridge.
This document was written to assist the reader in the steps necessary to configure and use a video tuner card based on the popular Bt848 and Bt878 chipsets within the Linux operating system.
This document tells how to use the new bzip2 compression program.
call-back mini HOWTO
This document describes how to set up call-back by using the Linux system and modem.
CD-Writing with an ATAPI CDR Mini-HOWTO
provides the least amount of information needed to get an ATAPI CDR running under Linux
How to setup a VPN using Cipe on a linux masquerading firewall.
How to set and keep your computer's clock on time.
Commercial Port Advocacy mini-HOWTO
This document discusses methods that can be used to approach commercial software companies to convince them to port their programs to Linux.
This document attempts to answer basic questions on how to set up your Linux box to serve as a DHCP server or a DHCP client.
Divert Sockets mini-HOWTO
This document describes how to get, compile and use FreeBSD divert sockets under Linux 2.2.12.
DPT Hardware RAID mini-HOWTO
How to configure hardware RAID.
Dual boot AIX and Linux
This mini how-to shows you how to dual boot between AIX and Linux operating systems in a clustering environment, where available hardware resources are limited.
Ext2fs Undeletion mini-HOWTO
This presents a discussion of how to retrieve deleted files from a Second Extended File System.
published under the auspices of the Linux Documentation Project (LDP)
Fax Server mini-HOWTO
This describes in details one of the simplest ways to setup fax server on your Linux system. The fax is available to the users on the local host and to network users.
Firewall Piercing mini-HOWTO
Provides directions for using ppp over telnet to do network stuff transparently through an Internet firewall.
describes how to acquire, install and configure a powerful scientific public-domain Geographic Information System (GIS): the Geographic Resources Analysis Support System (GRASS). It provides information on other resources for learning more about GRASS, GIS in general, for acquiring data, etc
GTEK BBS-550 mini-HOWTO
How to setup the GTEK BBS-550 multiport board with Linux.
Hard Disk Upgrade mini-HOWTO
How to copy a Linux system from one disk to another.
I/O port programming mini-HOWTO
This HOWTO document describes programming hardware I/O ports and waiting for small periods of time in user-mode Linux programs running on the Intel x86 architecture.
Install From ZIP mini-HOWTO
This document is only useful for those with the printer port version of a ZIP drive who wish to have either a portable or backup Linux system on a ZIP disk.
IP Alias mini-HOWTO
IP Alias mini-HOWTO is a cook book recipe on how to set up and run IP aliasing on a Linux box. In addition, there are instructions on how to also set up the machine to receive e-mail on the aliased IP #s.
IP Sub-Networking Mini-HOWTO
IP Sub-Networking Mini-HOWTO describes why and how to subnetwork an IP network - that is using a single A, B or C Class network number to function correctly on several interconnected networks.
Describes how to setup PPP, connect up to your ISP, configure mail and news, get a permanent IP (if available), get a domain name, and have a bonda fide system running in a little over thirty minutes.
This document explains how to install and use the automatic kernel module loader "kerneld".
LBX (Low Bandwidth X) is an X server extension which performs compression on the X protocol. It is meant to be used in conjunction with X applications and an X server which are separated by a slow network connection, to improve display and response time.
Leased Line mini-HOWTO
Configuring your modem and pppd to use a 2 wire twisted pair leased line.
LILO is the most used Linux Loader for the x86 flavor of Linux; I'll call it Lilo rather than LILO here because I don't appreciate uppercase. This file describes some typical Lilo installations. It's intended as a supplement to the Lilo User's Guide.
Linux AI/ALIFE mini-HOWTO
Collection of information concerning the
use of Linux for research into artificial
intelligence and artificial life.
Linux HPT366 mini-HOWTO
instruction on how to make the HighPoint
HPT366 UDMA/66 controller (found on Abit
BE6, BP6, HotRod 66) work under Linux.
Presents a procedure to make 4 operating systems co-exist on a single hard disk.
This document describes how to use Linux and FreeBSD on the same system. It introduces FreeBSD and discusses how the two operating systems can cooperate, e.g. by sharing swap space. You should probably have some experience with Linux or FreeBSD and hard drive partitioning (fdisk) before you read this document.
This document describes the use of the Windows NT boot loader to start Linux.
This document details how to install Linux on a machine that currently runs Windows 95.
This document describes how to use Loadlin with Windows 95/98/ME to boot to Linux.
Mac Terminal mini-HOWTO
Describes how to configure the Mac for use as a Linux terminal. Configurations using getty and the terminal program kermit are described, as well as using kermit peer-to-peer networking between between Linux and a Macintosh.
How to queue remote mail and deliver local mail.
This document describes how to set up your news server and the mail2news software to link mailing lists to local news groups.
Describes the installation of Linux kernel modules.
MS Outlook to Unix Mailbox Conversion miniHOWTO
This MiniHowto covers conversion of old email in Microsoft Outlook (not Outlook Express!) to typical Unix file formats.
mSQL and perl Web Server Mini HOWTO
Describes how to build a SQL client/server database using WWW and HTML for the user interface.
NCD X terminal mini-HOWTO
This document describes how to connect an NCD X terminal to a UNIX host.
Netrom-Node mini-HOWTO describes how to setup the ax25-utilities package for Amateur Radio such that it makes Netrom Nodes for the Node program and the BBS software from John-Paul Roubelat, F6FBB.
Tries to describe how to hook up a IBM Netstation to your local network using a Linux box as server.
News Leafsite mini-HOWTO
Helps you to configure a small leafsite for Usenet News using the free software package Leafnode.
Offline Mailing mini-HOWTO
How to set up email addresses without a dedicated Internet connection.
This Linux Mini-HOWTO teaches you how to plan and layout disk space for your Linux system. It talks about disk hardware, partitions, swap space sizing and positioning considerations. file systems, file system types and related topics. The intent is to teach some background knowledge, not procedures.
How to use the PATH environment variable.
PLIP mini-HOWTO lets you build and use a Parallel Line Interface Protocol.
Process Accounting mini-HOWTO
how to set up process accounting
Proxy ARP Subnet mini-HOWTO
Discusses using Proxy Address Resolution Protocol (ARP) with subnetting in order to make a small network of machines visible on another Internet Protocol (IP) subnet.
Public Web Browser mini-HOWTO
Describes the setup of Internet kiosk-type system based on Linux to be deployed to provide public Internet/webmail access.
How to install qmail and MH.
Quota mini-HOWTO describes how to enable file system quota on a Linux host, assigning quota for users and groups, as well as the usage of miscellaneous quota commands. It is intended for users running kernel 2.x (recently tested on RedHat 4.1 running kernel 2.0.27).
RCS mini-HOWTO covers basic installation and usage of RCS, the GNU Revision Control System, under Linux. It also covers the installation of the diff(1) and diff3(1) utilities, which are necessary for RCS to operate.
Remote Boot mini-HOWTO
This document describes how to set up a very robust and secure server-based configuration for a cluster of PCs, allowing each client to choose at boot-time which operating system to run.
Remote X Apps mini-HOWTO
This mini-HOWTO describes how to run remote X applications. That is, how to have an X program display on a different computer than the one it's running on. Or conversely: how to make an X program run on a different computer than the one you're sitting at. The focus of this mini-HOWTO is on security.
Secure POP via SSH mini-HOWTO
This document explains how to set up secure POP connections using ssh.
sendmail address rewriting mini-HOWTO
This document is a brief description of how to set up sendmail's configuration file for the home user's dial-up access.
How to use sendmail and UUCP together
SLIP-PPP Emulator mini-HOWTO
how to use SLIP-PPP emulators with Linux
Small Memory mini-HOWTO
Describes how to run Linux on a system with a small amount of memory.
Sony VAIO mini-HOWTO
This document explains installation of Linux on Sony VAIO computers.
Soundblaster AWE mini-HOWTO
This document describes how to install and configure a Sound Blaster 32 (SB AWE 32, SB AWE 64) card from Creative Labs in a Linux System using the AWE Sound Driver Extension
written by Takashi Iwai. It also covers some special tools and players for the SB AWE series.
StarOffice 3.1 Mini-HOWTO
Information on installing the StarOffice 3.1 Office Suite by StarDivision.
This document is geared toward anyone interested in using their Linux computer to send and receive Internet E-Mail.
This howto is designed to help you get up and running using a Token Ring adaptor to access the network.
how to use Ultra-DMA drives and controllers
Visual Bell mini-HOWTO
This document explains how to use termcap to configure a visual bell on one's system and describes how to disable audible bells on demand.
VPN PPP-SSH mini-HOWTO
A PPP-SSH VPN is probably the easiest type of VPN to set up. It uses nothing more than the very common PPP and SSH utilities to form an encrypted network tunnel between two hosts.
Win95 + WinNT + Linux multiboot using LILO mini-HOWTO
This document describes how to use the to multiboot between Windows 95, Windows NT, and Linux.
This document discusses running WordPerfect on Linux, including a brief discussion on the WordPerfect 7.0 beta. This is an update to the previous mini-howto that described notes on setting up WordPerfect 6.0 for SCO UNIX (ODT) on Linux.
WWW mSQL Mini HOWTO
Describes how to build a SQL client/server database using WWW and HTML for the user interface.
X Big Cursor mini-HOWTO
This document describes how to use enlarged mouse cursors with the X window system.
How to convert an XFree86 modeline into an XInside/XiGraphics one.
xterm Title mini-HOWTO
Explains how to use escape sequences to dynamically change window and icon titles of an xterm. Examples are given for several shells, and the appendix gives escape
sequences for some other terminal types.
Zip Drive mini-HOWTO
Provides a quick reference quide on setting up and using the Iomega ZIP drive with Linux.
ZIP Install mini-HOWTO
useful for those with the printer port version of a ZIP drive who wish to have either a portable or backup Linux system on a ZIP disk