Help Me, Uncle Shawn

By Shawn Powers

If you’re anything like me, the holiday season is spent fixing Wi-Fi and
removing spyware. Occasionally, I get to install Linux for a relative who
is ready to give up Windows or needs something that will run on a
circa-Windows 2000 computer (Xubuntu is usually my choice). more>>

From: Linux Journal

MySQL—Some Handy Know-How

By Shawn Powers

I recently was talking to someone over IRC who was helping me with a PHP
app that was giving me trouble. The extremely helpful individual asked
me to let him know the value of a certain field in a record on my MySQL
server. I embarrassingly admitted that I’d have to install something
like PHPMyAdmin or Adminer in order to find that information. more>>

From: Linux Journal