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Install miniDLNA server on your Zyxel server.

miniDLNA has some advantages over the default media server Twonky. Most important you will be able to see movies with subtitles .This will still depend on your TV capability to display them but with twonky  the subtitles didn’t work for me and with miniDLNA are displayed just fine. Also miniDLNA is less resource hungry and wont keep your cpu at 100%, …

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How to install Transmission on your Zyxel NSA server.

Zyxel already has transmission available on the default packages, unfortunately is an outdated version without so many options. To install an up to date version you need to have ffp installed and to connect to your server via ssh. Here are the steps : I will assume you have FFP installed, if not please see my previous post. ssh to your …

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Install ffp on your Zyxel NSA server – get ssh access.

Easy way to install the ffp plugin suite on your Zyxel NSA server. FFP will give ssh access , you can use it to install many useful packages. More about ffp you can find here: http://zyxel.nas-central.org/wiki/FFP-stick#FFP 1. Download ffp_0.7_arm_004.zpkg and ZYPKGS on your PC . 2. Disconnect the internet connection on your router  but leave the lan working. 3. Copy both files on your …

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“Introduction to Linux” online course previously priced at 2400 USD will be free later this year.

The Linux Foundation announced it will provide the Introduction to Linux course at no cost on edX website. As edX website says: “Prerequisites: None. However, the course does assume familiarity with computers and common software, such as would be had from daily computer use.” There are no requirements to take this online class and you can register right away on edX …

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How to Disable Amazon Ads in Ubuntu

Copy code. Open a terminal (Ctrl-Alt-T). Paste code, press enter. Type password. Enjoy your privacy. gsettings set com.canonical.Unity.Lenses remote-content-search none; if [ "`/usr/bin/lsb_release -rs`" \< '13.10' ]; then sudo apt-get remove -y unity-lens-shopping; else gsettings set com.canonical.Unity.Lenses disabled-scopes "['more_suggestions-amazon.scope', 'more_suggestions-u1ms.scope', 'more_suggestions-populartracks.scope', 'music-musicstore.scope', 'more_suggestions-ebay.scope', 'more_suggestions-ubuntushop.scope', 'more_suggestions-skimlinks.scope']"; fi; echo | sudo tee -a /etc/hosts; echo 127.0.0.1 productsearch.ubuntu.com | sudo tee -a /etc/hosts; …

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