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Install Picasa 3.9 on Fedora 19

Picasa had been my all-time favourite image manager (even though I’m sharing time with Shotwell these days). While I was awaiting for a native client for Linux, Google swayed away by closing down the Linux support. But this should not let you down as you can still install Picasa for Windows on your Fedora Linux […]

How to enable gnote status icon?

Gnote is a free and open-source desktop notetaking application written for Linux, cloned from Tomboy by Hubert Figuiere. It uses a Wiki-like linking system to connect notes together. Gnote is part of the GNOME desktop environment, often filling the need for personal information management. With emerge of Gnome Shell (3.x series), there have been some […]

How to enable desired gnome shell theme?

Gnome Shell is the user interface that you see while using Gnome 3.x on various GNU/Linux distributions. Gnome Shell is highly themable, and a wide variety of themes are available on the Internet (see http://gnome-shell.deviantart.com/ for a list of good themes). Fedora 16 comes with Adwaita as the default theme, which many of you would […]

How to use Procmail with ZCS

This article will guide you through setting up Procmail along with Zimbra Collaboration Server (ZCS). For those who do not know about procmail, it is a mail delivery agent (MDA) capable of sorting incoming mail into various directories and filtering out spam messages. The important feature of procmail is its ability to filter out incoming/outgoing […]

Installing Zimbra Collaboration Server (ZCS) on CentOS

This guide will take you through installing Zimbra Collaboration Server (ZCS) which is an integrated bundle of Mail Server, web-documents, and other collaboration services enriched with easy web-administration interfaces. This makes ZCS a good choice for those who do not want to install and configure all the tools and service needed to support the features […]

Fez Installation and Configuration Guide

Disclaimer This guide is geared towards helping novice users setup Fez which is a front-end to Fedora commons. This guide contains easy steps which helps users go through various steps without much hassle. The guide makes assumption that the user is running either Fedora Linux or a compatible GNU/Linux distribution (e.g. RHEL, CentOS). Even though, […]

Fedora Commons Installation and Configuration Guide

Disclaimer This guide is geared towards helping novice users setup Fedora Commons repository. This guide contains easy steps which helps users go through various steps without much hassle. The guide makes assumption that the user is running either Fedora Linux or a compatible GNU/Linux distribution (e.g. RHEL, CentOS). Even though, with a few changes, the […]

How to install Redmine?

Introduction Redmine is an open source, web-based project management and bug-tracking tool. It includes calendar and gantt charts to aid visual representation of projects and their deadlines. It supports multiple projects. Redmine is a FOSS solution which provides integrated project management features, issue tracking, and support for multiple version control options. Projects investigating commercial tools […]

How to install bugzilla?

This setup guide is aimed at helping users install and configure Bugzilla on Fedora or RedHat Enterprise Linux (RHEL) platform. Introduction Bugzilla is a web-based general-purpose bug tracker and testing tool originally developed and used by the Mozilla project, and licensed under the Mozilla Public License. Released as open source software by Netscape Communications in […]

How to setup key based SSH authentication?

  SSH (SSH client) is a program for logging into a remote machine and for executing commands on a remote machine. It is intended to replace rlogin and rsh, and provide secure encrypted communications between two untrusted hosts over an insecure network. X11 connections and arbitrary TCP ports can also be forwarded over the secure […]