Select All Posts And Categories From A WordPress Database In MySQL

When you just want a list of everything you've posted on a Wordpress site, use this MySQL query.

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Replacing Facebook With Diaspora

It will take a bit of getting used to, but so far so good trying out Diapspora. Everything I see is in chronological order, and I haven't been bombarded with advertisements.

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Free CD Burning Software

In Linux, this is easy. Almost every distro comes with something that is actually a graphical burning app running on top of a command line app. In Windows though, it's a different story.

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Download Free Music Software and Start Making Music

One of the things I've dabbled with since switching to Linux has been music software, specifically multitrack recording software.  Here's what I've found so far, and where I'm headed…

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Filesharing From Linux To Windows With SSH

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While I used to use SAMBA to get files from WIndows to Linux (or the other way around), I found a tool lately called sshfs that also does the job.

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WordPress Theme For Novel Writing

I couldn't find a good Wordpress theme for someone writing a novel, so I made one.  Check it out.

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Running ECi Advantage in Linux Mint and Ubuntu

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While not a viable product any longer (as in ECi isn't actively developing it) there are still folks out there running what ECi calls NextGen. Here's how to make it run on an Ubuntu variant client.

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What Is The Best Linux For Everyday Use?

I'm asked this at least every couple of weeks, and the answer depends on what you need Linux to do.  For almost anyone I run into, some Ubuntu variant is the easiest to learn; I can walk in to their house and have them up and running in a couple of hours.  Here's the skinny…

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I Have To Use Windows…

…and it's just about killed me.  I still don't understand how people get anything done on that OS.  After a month on my new job (I went from working at a lumber yard to working for the software company that the lumber yard uses) I've found some tools that help me cope…

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Running Cloud Takeoff In Linux

It took some doing, but the process of running Cloud Takeoff in Ubuntu Linux and Linux Mint was very easy.  Maybe even easier than getting it going in Windows!  Here's how I did it.

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