[ubuntu] iodone not working unless iptables firewall turned offview story

http://ubuntuforums.org – I have managed to get iodine working between my ubuntu intrepid box and my windows client with a caveat. The firewall rules allows DNS queries inbound. The client tunnel endpoint gets assigned an IP address and the tunnel is established properly. However when I try to ping from the client machine, the reply packets are not coming back. I used TCPDUMP on the Ubunto box and watch the dns0 tunnel (HowTos)

[all variants] Windows Live Sign-in Assistant breaks Sharesview story

http://ubuntuforums.org – I am unable to connect to the shares on my Windows 7 box after installing windows live messenger with its sign in assistant which is now integrated into the core application as of the upcoming 2011 version. (HowTos)

Microsoft DRM Makes More Windows Botnets, Adds No Securityview story

http://techrights.org – Summary: New exploit takes advantage of Microsoft DRM (remotely-exploitable vulnerabilities), Engadget reviles DRM Exploit-db.com has this new entry titled “Microsoft DRM Technology (msnetobj.dll) ActiveX Multiple Remote Vulnerabilities” “Sort of what the FSF was saying back in the day MS released Vista with its flood of DRM embedded in it,” remarked Chips B. (General)

iTunes for Windows: Unable to view or play HD video content that requires HDCPview story

http://www.unix.com – In Windows 7, you may be unable to view or play HD video or content, and you may receive a related alert message. More from Apple OS X Support ... (HowTos)

Windows Insecurity Becomes a Political Issueview story

http://techrights.org – Summary: As wiretapping gets an upper hand in the United States and Iran’s computing facilities (about 30,000 machines with Windows) come under attack, questions are asked about GNU/Linux as a true need “Chinese Internet espionage against human rights activists and journalists” reveals this new article on which Glyn Moody commented by saying: “Windows-based, it seems&#82 (General)

Running Windows Applications on Linuxview story

http://www.wine-reviews.net – The perceived inability to run windows applications on Linux is what keeps many individuals from trying Linux. It turns out that it is possible to run many popular Windows applications on Linux PCs using one of several software technologies. Products that will allow Windows applications to run on Linux include: Cedega from TransGaming Technologies Inc. (Software)

How to Run Windows on a Macview story

http://www.wine-reviews.net – You just bought your shiny new Mac.  Youre mesmerized by the user-friendliness of its operating system and applications.  After playing for a while, you want to get back to work on your Microsoft Access database and..   …you find out that theres no equivalent of this useful database program on the Mac world! Dont worry! (Software)

How to install and configure samba in ubuntu 10.10 Maverick Meerkat via GUIview story

http://www.unixmen.com – If you want to share files between your Ubuntu and Windows computers, the best option is to use Samba file sharing. In our previous posts, we did show you how to install  and configure  samba in ubuntu via command line, Today we will do the installation and configuration in ubuntu  10.10 Maverick Meerkat via GUI. (HowTos)

Running Recettear on an Intel Macview story

http://www.wine-reviews.net – So, you have a Mac, but you want to play this game called Recettear. However, you do not want to reboot into Windows or use virtualization software. Crossover/Crossover Games can pretty much do the trick, but you need to reconfigure some settings before you can play the game. Obtain the game It wont do much if you don’t have the game. Purchase a Copy from Impulse or GamerGate. (Software)

MN Company Lets You Run Windows Apps on a Mac the Easy Wayview story

http://www.wine-reviews.net – They say the best blogging is about story-telling. So, let me tell you one of mine  how I came to write this post. First, some background: I run a Windows-free environment, and have for a long time. I put in my time with “Windoz” many years ago, and quickly left it behind. (Software)