Rod Smith Archive

OCR for Linux: Teaching Linux to Read
Rod Smith covers the optical character recognition (OCR) options for Linux, their limitations, and how to install and use Tesseract for your OCR needs on Linux.
LDAP Authentication, Part One
LDAP allows you manage users on a network.
Using Xnest
While not quite as slick as Beryl, you can access multiple desktops using X.
Over the Rainbow
Learn how to improve color printing in Linux.
Emergency Restoration
Emergency RestorationGot backups? Great. Now here’s what to when (not if) disaster strikes.