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Backup for gmail

Just read a useful article on lxer.com titled how to back up and restore gmail account in linux: http://xmodulo.com/2013/08/how-to-back-up-and-restore-gmail-account-on-linux.html It makes use of “Gmvault” to make a complete backup of your gmail account on your own computer. Seems like a useful application but might take a while if you’re backing up a few GB over […]

Meeting-2013-08-24

There will be a meeting Saturday, August 24th, 2013, 10:00am, at the Pleasant Ridge Branch of the Cincinnati Public Library, located at 6233 Montgomery Road, Cincinnati, OH Google Maps Goodness The topic is setting up a web based camera server on the Raspberry PI, if there’s something specific you want to hear about, let me […]

Raspberry Spi

# Insert an SD card into a Linux PC and; sudo fdisk -l # # Disk /dev/sdb: 3965 MB, 3965190144 bytes # 49 heads, 48 sectors/track, 3292 cylinders, total 7744512 sectors # Units = sectors of 1 * 512 = 512 bytes # Sector size (logical/physical): 512 bytes / 512 bytes # I/O size (minimum/optimal): […]

Meeting-2013-07-27

There will be a meeting Saturday, July 27th, 2013, 10:00am, at the Pleasant Ridge Branch of the Cincinnati Public Library, located at 6233 Montgomery Road, Cincinnati, OH Google Maps Goodness I don’t have a topic yet, if there’s something you want to hear about, let me know, but leave out the Spam! Steve Jones E-Mail […]

Changing the mount point of a partition

Hi CLUG, I have an external backup drive. The partition that has my Linux backup files (via rsync) is recognised as 43a15d01-9f3f-4069-bdab-106832d54ff0/ when I plug my removable drive into a usb port on my computer. I tried to rename the partition. This is what I get: mv 43a15d01-9f3f-4069-bdab-106832d54ff0/ backup/ mv: cannot move `43a15d01-9f3f-4069-bdab-106832d54ff0/’ to `backup/’: […]

Meeting-2013-06-22

The June meeting will be the CLUG picnic at Rentschler Forest in Butler county! When: Saturday, June 22nd. 10:30 – Dark Where: GE Shelter, Rentschler Forest (Follow Signs) Who: Members (and family) are invited, others may join at the picnic!!! Now, the important issues, what do we want to eat? E-Mail me with your dietary […]

Mass mailing from the command line!

This is the little script that sent out the messages for the picnic! #!/bin/bash for Each in ` cat CLUGers.txt ` do cat Message.txt | mutt -s “June CLUG meeting” $Each echo $Each sleep 10 done Message.txt is a file in the local directory that contained the body text of the e-mail, CLUGers.txt is a […]

Meeting-2013-05-25

There will be a meeting Saturday, May 25th, 2013, 10:00am, at the Pleasant Ridge Branch of the Cincinnati Public Library, located at 6233 Montgomery Road, Cincinnati, OH Google Maps Goodness I don’t have a topic yet, if there’s something you want to hear about, let me know, but leave out the Spam! Steve Jones E-Mail […]

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