What makes someone decide to use kernel modules?view story

https://bbs.archlinux.org – aardwolf wrote:Why? Has it got to do with optimizations?Is the advantage gained by implementing some stuff in a kernel module, higher than the disadvantage of the extra maintenance this gives to the user?Yes. (HowTos)

Starting Linode instances via StackScripts based on Nagios eventsview story

http://serverfault.com – I'm developing a web application (django/gunicorn/nginx) that needs to be scaled out according to load. (HowTos)

Meld 1.5.3 makes its debut...view story

http://ubuntumanual.org – Meld is a visual diff and merge tool that allows you to make comparisons and changes. You can also work in a lot of version control systems including Bazaar, Git, Subversion among others. The latest release promises a host of notable updates and fixes. Find out what all Meld 1.5.3 entails... Click here to read more | Tweet this (HowTos)

How can I do a "copy if changed" operation?view story

http://unix.stackexchange.com – I would like to copy a set of files from directory A to directory B, with the caveat that if a file in directory A is identical to a file in directory B, that file should not be copied (and thus its modification time should not be updated). (HowTos)

using lua scripts in conkyview story

http://crunchbanglinux.org – Using Lua scripts in conkythis how to is based on what i know... (HowTos)

Use Linux to check your Windows disk usageview story

http://linux.bihlman.com – Windows XP doesn’t come with a utility that allows you to see what files/folders are taking up the most room on your hard drive.  Don’t fret: sure there are programs out there you can download and install to do the job, but did you know you don’t have to actually install any software on Windows to actually find out what’s hogging all of your disk space? (General)

How to Choose the Best Web Hosting Service?view story

http://dedicatedhostingweb.org – “We will fully refund your money if any of our hosting downtime more than our service legal agreement. We have a good uptime and good support. You will find us good when you try us — First come first serve basis. Our Special Promotion for Dedicated are Limited. Grab it today don’t wait, go and place your order today!” (HowTos)

Linux and Windows Web Hosting Comparisonview story

http://dedicatedhostingweb.org – When choosing a website hosting solution the first thing you should consider is the proper operating system for your system. The major hosting operating systems include Linux and Microsoft Windows. There are also unpopular solutions possible through Unix and Macintosh but you will often find less support for these platforms. (HowTos)

If Condition in Bash Scriptview story

http://lpilinux.com – ‘If you use bash for scripting you will undoubtedly have to use conditions a lot, for example for an if … then construct or a while loop. The syntax of these conditions can seem a bit daunting to learn and use. (HowTos)

Measuring the popularity of distros – Part 2 Google Trendsview story

http://thelinuxblog.net – Yesterday I did a post about using the Distrowatch rankings to measure the popularity of various distros. (Distributions)