Category Archives: Misc

Mysql :mysqladmin command to change root password

How to : mysqladmin command to change root password If you have never set a root password for MySQL, the server does not require a password at all for connecting as root. To setup root password for first time, use mysqladmin command at shell prompt as follows: $ mysqladmin -u root password NEWPASSWORD However, if […]

Google URL Shortener at goo.gl

Google URL Shortener at goo.gl is a service that takes long URLs and squeezes them into fewer characters to make a link that is easier to share, tweet, or email to friends. The core goals of this service are: Stability — ensuring that the service has very good uptime Security — protecting users from malware […]

E-Books : Free E-Book from Microsoft

Introducing Windows Server 2008 R2 Learn about the new features of Windows Server 2008 R2 in the areas of virtualization, management, the Web application platform, scalability and reliability, and interoperability with Windows 7. Download Introducing Windows Server 2008 R2, written by industry experts Charlie Russel and Craig Zacker along with the Windows Server team at […]

Speed up your Torrent Download!

Speed up your Torrent Download! Introducing “Torrents” : Torrents, typically ending in “.torrent”, are control files for the peer-to-peer file sharing technology called BitTorrent. It’s actually pretty cool technology that really just boils down to another way to download files. So really, you just use .torrent files to download other files. BitTorrent is a distributed […]