Cacti On CentOS 4.4 Including The Plug-in Architecture

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Author: Shakey - shakey [at] shakeysplace [dot] com
Last edited 04/18/2007

This guide will (hopefully) step you through the process of installing a functional Cacti installation on CentOS 4.4 including the Plug-in Architecture, which will allow you to expand your monitoring solution.

There may be other methods of achieving the same results as I will present here today, but for me, this works.

NOTE: This guide assumes that you already have a working LAMP server.  If not, then I suggest having a look at “The Perfect Setup - CentOS 4.4 (32-bit) by till”.

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i-mate JAM - A stylish handset

i-mate JAM

A gem in both scale and value, the i-mate JAM ($640 street, as low as $540 with contract) is the world’s smallest Pocket PC PDA/phone. It’s also the only Pocket PC phone that feels truly comfortable in the hand, making it a good (if expensive) choice for folks who desire a phone that runs Microsoft’s OS. Its lack of high-speed networking, though, makes it a poor choice for those who also need on-the-run Internet access.

At 5.4 ounces and only 4.5 by 2.3 by 0.7 inches (HWD), the aluminum-clad i-mate JAM is svelte. A particular design and engineering choice we approve of is the unit’s use of a four-way rocker in place of the usual overabundance of Pocket PC buttons. Surrounding the rocker—without crowding it—are intuitive phone pick-up and hang-up buttons, as well as a calendar and

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How to encrypt a diskdrive in (X)Ubuntu Feisty with dm-crypt and LUKS

How to encrypt a diskdrive in (X)Ubuntu Feisty with dm-crypt and LUKS


I. Introduction


Today security is one of the key aspects in our daily life - sometimes conscious, sometimes unconscious. Security has many aspects and one of them is computer security or security of your or your business’ computer data.

In this tutorial I will show how to encrypt a whole disk drive using (X)Ubuntu Feisty, dm-crypt, and LUKS.

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Job Posting: Warner Brothers Records Seeks PHP Developer (Burbank, CA)

Company: Warner Bros. Records

Location: Burbank, CA

Title: PHP Developer Summary

Warner Brothers Records is looking for a freelance PHP developer skilled in Drupal themeing and programming. To be considered you must be able to work at our office, provide your own computer and be very comfortable developing using SVN.

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Displaying RSS Feeds


Displaying RSS Feeds

by: S. Housley RSS offers webmasters a unique opportunity to display fresh content on websites. While publishing an RSS feed is a great way to generate site interest and increase communication, syndicating and displaying feeds from related relevant sources can also generate interest, increase traffic and improve search engine ranking.

RSS Radars
Webmasters with limited time or capacity can syndicate related content. In a nut shell, webmasters can create RSS

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[Debian Sarge] Installing A Bind9 Master/Slave DNS System

Version: 1.0 - aug 23, 2006


In this howto we will install 2 bind dns servers, one as the master and the other as a slave server. For security reasons we will chroot bind9 in its own jail.
Using two servers for a domain is a commonly used setup and in order to host your own domain you are required to have at least 2 domain servers. If one breaks, the other can continue to serve your domain.

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Jobs Senior PHP Developer required

Company Minyanville Media and Publishing
Location New York, NY
Title Senior PHP Developer
Summary Seeking a highly skilled professional programmer with

extensive expertise in developing PHP and MySQL applications to implement new dynamic features for The position will be focused on the custom development of vBulletin applications, CMS tools, search engine optimization, and the creation of other applications to expand the social and interactive capabilities of the site. Familiarity with financial/business topics is preferred. Good sense of humor required. No joke. 

If you are interested, please send clearly marked resumes to Kevin [at] minyanville [dot] com and schwartz [at] minyanville [dot] com.