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Daily Archives: April 6, 2012

Setting up the normal user account on Debian GNU/Linux to use sudo.

Setting up the normal user account on Debian GNU/Linux to use sudo. Setting up your normal user account on Debian to use the sudo command instead of the su command is very simple. This is the contents of my /etc/sudoers file. This line: neo ALL=(ALL:ALL) ALL Is the one that defines our normal user as […]

Apple Macintosh operating system prone to viruses.

With the current disaster involving a virus that is spreading to Apple Macintosh computers and causing a disaster normally associated with the Microsoft Windows platform that is infamous for being virus prone. But all closed source operating systems are prone to a vulnerability or two if the code is not available for peer review. That […]