Monthly Archives: January 2013

How can I Quit vi Editor without Saving Changes?

Linux Hardware Info

To quit the vi editor without saving any changes you’ve made, perform the following command: Type colon (:) Type q! after colon and press enter Any changes made are lost and quit from vi editor. If you are currently in

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How to find Windows Install Date


Use the following command to find windows install date: systeminfo | find /i “install date” You will find the the result like this: Original Install Date:     28/11/2011, 12:12:29 PM

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How to Configure XManager on Linux

Linux Hardware Info

Open /etc/gdm/custom.conf and edit the security and xdmcp section like the followings: [daemon] RemoteGreeter=/usr/libexec/gdmgreeter [security] AllowRemoteRoot=true [xdmcp] Enable=true [gui] [greeter] [chooser] [debug] Restart the system by the command: reboot

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How to Zip a File in Linux

Linux Hardware Info

First navigate to the directory which the file resides: cd /home/oracle Then enter the following command: zip SHLHCMDB_FULL_20130106.dmp Press Enter

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