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How to perform as a DJ on Ubuntu Linux with Mixxx

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How to perform as a DJ on Ubuntu Linux with Mixxx
Linux and professional multimedia tools don’t exactly go together, and while we can use some great and very capable audio workstations like Ardour, there aren’t many audio mixers that DJs can use for their performances. If however you are a Linux user and you don’t want to resort to other operating systems every time that you need to play some music, here are your choices.

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How to control peripheral ports: Accessing and writing on Parallel Port with C on Linux. Part I

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How to control peripheral ports: Accessing and writing on Parallel Port with C on Linux. Part I
This tutorial will show you how to control the pins of the parallel port of your PC on Linux from within a small C program. In this example, we switch just a few LED’s on and off, but the same technology can be used to control relays to switch devices with high power consumption on and off for home automation.

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How to Install Nginx with ModSecurity on Ubuntu 15.04

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How to Install Nginx with ModSecurity on Ubuntu 15.04
In this tutorial, I will show you how to install mod_security for the fast Nginx web server on Ubuntu 15.04. I will configure ModSecurity as a standalone module and then build Nginx from source to include ModSecurity.

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How to install a Media Center with OSMC and CentOS on a Raspberry Pi 2

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How to install a Media Center with OSMC and CentOS on a Raspberry Pi 2
The evolution of technology and new advances in the field of entertainment have brought us small and low priced computer systems with low power consumption like the Raspberry Pi that are perfectly suited for a home media center. In this tutorial, I will install the OSMC Media Center software on a card Raspberry Pi 2.

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How to speed up your internet connection on Linux

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How to speed up your internet connection on Linux
The speed of your internet connection is something that is affected by a lot of different elements, most of which are out of your reach and/or jurisdiction. That said, there isn’t a way to transform a slow internet connection into a lighting-speed one if your provider is just not giving you enough bandwidth, no matter what you do. This post is only aiming to provide generic advice on how to make things a little bit better if possible, and if applicable to each case.

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How to Install and Configure CSF (Config Server Firewall) on CentOS 7

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How to Install and Configure CSF (Config Server Firewall) on CentOS 7
Config Server Firewall / CSF is firewall application suite for Linux servers. CSF is also a Login/Intrusion Detection for applications like SSH, SMTP, IMAP, Pop3, the “su” command and many more. This tutorial will show the installation of CSF on CentOS 7 and guide you trough the first steps to use this powerful application suite.

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How to build a custom Linux distribution using SUSE Studio

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How to build a custom Linux distribution using SUSE Studio
Although there are countless different GNU/Linux distributions out there for people to choose from, you may not find exactly what you’re looking for and that is perfectly normal. In this tutorial, we will explore how to use SUSE Studio to generate a highly tailored Linux system based on the latest openSUSE.

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How to integrate the latest Firefox in Gnome 3 on Debian Jessie

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How to integrate the latest Firefox in Gnome 3 on Debian Jessie
That may sound like an odd threesome, but Jessie can run Firefox as a native Gnome 3 application. And why would you want to do that? Debian already comes with a perfectly good web browser — Iceweasel, a rebranded version of Firefox. Why? Because of updates. Firefox updates much more often than Iceweasel. If you want the latest features and the latest bug fixes and security updates, you want Firefox.

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How to map your mouse on Linux

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How to map your mouse on Linux
The Linux desktop is unfortunately not a mainstream operating system, and so peripherals manufacturers don’t care much whether those cool extra side buttons (or whatever else) of our mouse works as intended or not. Thankfully, Linux is a powerful system that allows users to set things as they like, so here is a quick guide on how to map your mouse.

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How to split large audio files on Linux

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How to split large audio files on Linux
It is often the case that we want to split an “one-piece” audio recording into smaller files. A live concert could be broken down into songs so that you can burn it on a CD, or an interview can be separated into thematic sections. Whatever the case, here are four different ways to do it.

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