Linux Journal Contents #125, September 2004
Listening to FM Radio in Software, Step by Step
by Eric Blossom
Software radio is a really big important technology. Don't take our word for it—try this simple project.
Chat on the Air with LinPsk
by Volker Schroer
Got your ham license? Let your Linux box join the fun too, with the latest digital radio mode.
Driving the Mars Rovers
by Frank Hartman and Scott Maxwell
Rovers don't run Linux yet, but back on Earth, Linux is the platform of choice for planning their routes and collecting data.
The GPS Toolkit
by Brian W. Tolman and Ben Harris
Where on Earth are you? Do you need to know with better precision than an off-the-shelf GPS unit? Here's the software that can help you.
Ximba Radio: Developing a GTK+/Glade GUI to XM Satellite Radio
by Michael J. Hammel
Make the most of your satellite radio subscription with a friendly GUI for picking stations and more.
Ten Commands Every Linux Developer Should Know
by John Fusco
Making quality software requires simplifying and automating common tasks to save your time for the hard parts.
LDAP Account Manager
by John H. Terpstra
Use one tool to create and modify accounts for your Linux and Microsoft Windows users.
Space-Time Process—Linux Style
by Ian McLoughlin and Tom Scott
Practical advice on how Linux fits into a wireless R&D operation, from a “boat anchor” cluster for numerical simulations to the latest generation of embedded ARM processors.
At the Forge
by Reuven M. Lerner
Extending Battery Life with Laptop Mode
by Bart Samwel
Cooking with Linux
The Wireless Kitchen
by Marcel Gagné
Rehabilitating Clear-Text Network Applications with Stunnel
by Mick Bauer
by Rich Bodo
Faster Training for Smarter Customers
AML's M7100 Wireless Linux Terminal
by Tony Steidler-Dennison
America's Army for Linux
by Gary Glasscock
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|Pandas||Aug 17, 2016|
|Juniper Systems' Geode||Aug 16, 2016|
|Analyzing Data||Aug 15, 2016|
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- NVMe over Fabrics Support Coming to the Linux 4.8 Kernel
- New Version of GParted
- All about printf
- Tor 0.2.8.6 Is Released
- Returning Values from Bash Functions
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