2003 ARTICLE SUMMARIES
Last updated: 8/29/2003
8/26 An essential item in a technician's tool kit is a reliable
Solid State Flashlight is a good choice.
8/19 What is the best and hopefully cheapest way I can
use two computers on one RJ45 outlet? The
ATS 10/100 Base T Splitter Adapters.
Hat Linux 9.0 Clean Install - The Whole Enchilada. This
article consists of a detailed, step-by-step, clean install and testing
of Red HAT (RH) Linux 9.0. The steps performed to install, configure,
and test Samba, SWAT, host tables, telnet, FTP, Apache, a virtual
intranet web server, MySQL, PHP, and Perl are described. The text
from the various configuration and test files is included for convenience
and as examples.
5/18 Open Source/Free
Graphical Management Utilities for the MySQL Database Server. Management
of MySQL databases can be done at command line prompts much like other
database programs; however, that can be a laborious method for occasional
users. Fortunately, for the rest of us, there are several third-party
utilities that provide a graphical user interface (GUI) for performing
these functions in a more civilized manner.