Instructables: exploring - technology - linux - terminal http://www.instructables.com Fri, 24 Oct 2014 16:40:49 PDT BLOX v1.01 Resetting your password in Ubuntu http://www.instructables.com/id/Resetting-your-password-in-Ubuntu/
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Sat, 30 Mar 2013 16:36:02 PDT
Multi-terminal fun. http://www.instructables.com/id/Multi-terminal-fun/
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Tue, 1 Nov 2011 10:44:39 PDT
Legacy networking with linux. http://www.instructables.com/id/Legacy-networking-with-linux/
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Thu, 1 Sep 2011 04:02:06 PDT
Ltsp clustering. http://www.instructables.com/id/Ltsp-clustering/
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Thu, 12 May 2011 03:04:13 PDT
Part III LTSP Maintenance. http://www.instructables.com/id/Part-III-LTSP-Maintenance/
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Tue, 10 May 2011 22:54:08 PDT
Another almost free computers thin client set up. http://www.instructables.com/id/Another-almost-free-computers-thin-client-set-up/
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Wed, 23 Feb 2011 10:03:56 PST
Convert video in Linux http://www.instructables.com/id/Convert-video-in-Linux/
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Wed, 11 Jun 2008 00:14:59 PDT
Enable Advance mode on eee PC 701 http://www.instructables.com/id/Advance-mode-on-eee-PC/
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Fri, 30 May 2008 15:27:55 PDT
Linux Terminal Basics http://www.instructables.com/id/Linux-Terminal-Basics/
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Tue, 3 Jul 2007 16:42:57 PDT