Some of most common GNU utilities(grep,less,make,wget, etc) for windows

Here are some ports of common GNU utilities to native Win32. In this context, native means the executables do only depend on the Microsoft C-runtime (msvcrt.dll) and not an emulation layer like that provided by Cygwin tools.

Solution to 'Youtube Videos not playing in VLC media player'

Before going to the solution, just a note tutorial who doesn't know that youtube videos can be played in VLC media player.

How to check network speed between two linux box using command line nc

Netcat is described as being a "feature-rich network debugging and exploration tool". It can be obtained from Source Forge, or it may already be available in your distribution.

How to install the VLC plugin for Firefox

Here is a simple and short step wise guide for installing web player VLC plugin for Mozilla Firefox.

How to install/enable GUI on Debian VPS using VNC

Mostly VPS don't come with GUI, but what if you want GUI desktop and want to enable it in your hosted VPS.

How to : add Google translate gadget widget in your blog

Adding a Google transcript gadget in you blog page, to make your blog or site view-able in all languages.

How to display line numbers in vi/vim text editors

Displaying line numbers in vi / vim text editors can be very helpful for debugging code errors and to improve overall viewing of a program or a file.

Download Videos from youtube without any special tool or online free applications

Below are some very simple steps to get and download videos from YouTube. That too without using any Youtube video down-loader or any such thing.

Enabling PHP with Red5 open source Flash media server

Recently I was installing a Red5 media server. And to my surprise came across, that by default red5 installation doesn't support PHP.