Tag: Linux


gparted is super nice partition management program THANK YOU GPARTED TEAM 🙂 argh… well i guess nobody is perfect, therefore no human made product can be perfect, therefore to become (at least almost perfect) means to learn how to manage […]


i am speaking about a empty DVD-ROM drive connect via USB tested on: Linux DebianGiada 3.16.0-4-amd64 #1 SMP Debian 3.16.7-ckt7-1 (2015-03-01) x86_64 GNU/Linux # short output cat /proc/sys/dev/cdrom/info | grep “drive name”; drive name: sr0 # also interesting dmesg | […]


with gui: sudo apt-get install brasero; # install brasero brasero; # run brasero ( you do not need to be root 🙂 ) ah…. excellent. this actually works very well 🙂 THANK YOU SO MUCH BRASERO TEAM 🙂 without gui […]


to mount a NFS share on boot you need to specify it in /etc/fstab (/etc/init.d/rc.local -> script did not work for me in debian-jessie) # tested with Debian 8 su – root; # become root # install basic software needed […]


(tested on Qnap TS-219P) 1. login to web backend 2. go to App Center and install ipkg Optiware 4. login via ssh into backend: filename: InstallScreen.sh ipkg update; # update package repository ipkg install screen; # install screen ipkg install […]


the problem: *.rtfd seems to be a “stuck on OSX” problem… but actually TextEdit is a OpenSource (!) software 🙂 textedit.app                          4.0+20061029-3.4+b1               amd64        Text editor for GNUstep you can download debian packages here: https://ftp.mpi-sb.mpg.de/pub/mirrors/linux/debian/pool/main/t/textedit.app/?C=M;O=A and install it via: wget https://ftp.mpi-sb.mpg.de/pub/mirrors/linux/debian/pool/main/t/textedit.app/textedit.app_4.0+20061029-3.4+b1_amd64.deb […]


update: safety first! when it comes to important files: safety comes first thus recommend to the user that wants to go pro the following backup system: https://www.ebay.de/itm/Intenso-Memory-Board-4-TB-Externe-Festplatte-8-9-cm-3-5-Zoll-USB-3-2-Gen-1/402584943201 have two complete backups at two different places: backupA: at the company, USB […]


The Difference Between Fedora, Redhat, and CentOS Home » Study » The Difference Between Fedora, Redhat, and CentOS People are often confused by the relationship between Fedora, Redhat, and CentOS. Are they the same company? Is one another version of […]

GNU Linux -> Debian how to install on Qnap Turbo Station TS-219P

UNTESTED! please checkout this excellent guide: http://www.cyrius.com/debian/kirkwood/qnap/ts-219/install/ if you want a slim and sleak and reliable NAS and do WIHTOUT THE NEED for the 10.000x billion features, iTunes-Media server, Video transcoding slowing down your expensive QNAP NAS system (i think […]


to find out what version of the guest additions are installed on your linux guest, open up terminal type in: modinfo vboxguest filename: /lib/modules/3.2.0-4-amd64/updates/dkms/vboxguest.ko version: 4.1.18_Debian license: GPL description: Oracle VM VirtualBox Guest Additions for Linux Module author: Oracle Corporation srcversion: […]