Category Archives: Linux

httpry

httpry is a specialized packet sniffer designed for displaying and logging HTTP traffic. It is not intended to perform analysis itself, but to capture, parse, and log the traffic for later analysis. It can be run in real-time displaying the … Continue reading

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RSSOwl

RSSOwl – Powerful RSS / RDF / Atom News Feed Reader with Google Reader Synchronization.

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CompactHeader :: Add-ons for Thunderbird

Thunderbird does not anymore have the ability to reduce the display size of header pane to one line as in Thunderbird 2.0. This add-on adds a symbol to compact and expand the message header plane. The compact header view mode … Continue reading

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Welcome to Hadoop Distributed File System!

Hadoop Distributed File System HDFS is the primary storage system used by Hadoop applications. HDFS creates multiple replicas of data blocks and distributes them on compute nodes throughout a cluster to enable reliable, extremely rapid computations. via Welcome to Hadoop … Continue reading

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Inside the Linux scheduler

Inside the Linux scheduler.

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google-refine – Project Hosting on Google Code

google-refine – Project Hosting on Google Code. Google Refine is a power tool for working with messy data, cleaning it up, transforming it from one format into another, extending it with web services, and linking it to databases like Freebase.

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systemd

TBFKAYIBYNYAAYB – all about systemd, the launchd-inspired (partially) replacement for init in Fedora 14.

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MySQL and subselects

Why does this query (on a small indexed table with ~3000 rows) take almost a minute to return select client,  unix_timestamp() – unix_timestamp(hittime) as timediff from polling where id in (select max(id) from polling where system=’$system’ group by client) and … Continue reading

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Top Ten One-Liners from CommandLineFu Explained – good coders code, great reuse

Top Ten One-Liners from CommandLineFu Explained – good coders code, great reuse. I particularly like 2, 3 & 9.

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Mp3Wrap

a command-line utility that wraps quickly two or more mp3 files in one single large playable mp3, without losing filenames and ID3 informations (and without need of decoding/encoding). via Mp3Wrap Project Homepage.

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