Articles

These are the articles I have written. The topics are listed below, sorted by magazine and date.


September 2002 - Logical Volume Management



December 1999 - What is Linux?
January 2000 - Star Office
January 2000 - Popular Uses For Linux (Firewalls)
February 2000 - Trying Out Linux (Installing Linux With DOS/Windows)
March 2000 - Palm Computing With Linux (Office Computing on Linux Part 2)
April 2000 - Linux Stability (A New Software Development Model)
May 2000 - Linux Success (How Linux Succeeds with Old Hardware and Tight Budgets)
August 2000 - The Big Linux Myth, Part I (Misconfiguring Apache)
September 2000 - The Big Linux Myth, Part II (Misconfiguring Apache)
October 2000 - The True Cost of Spam (Why Your ISP Doesn't Like Spam)
December 2000 - Building a Linux Server (Hardware Requirements)
January 2001 - Linux Distributions (Subtitle: Which One to Use?)
February 2001 - Installing Linux
March 2001 - Securing Your Linux Server (Security Overview)
April 2001 - Securing Your Linux Server (Security Overview)
May 2001 - Securing Your Linux Server (Security Overview Revisited)
June 2001 - Apache Web Server (Understanding How Apache Works)
July 2001 - Tracking Down Web Site Abusers
August 2001 - Linux Shell Scripting (Introduction)
September 2001 - Linux Shell Scripting (Part 2)
October 2001 - Linux Shell Scripting (Part 3)
November 2001 - Linux Shell Scripting (Part 4)
February 2002 - Linux Shell Scripting (Part 5)
March 2002 - Linux Shell Scripting (Part 6)
April 2002 - VMWare (Running Virtual Machines)
May 2002 - Logical Volume Management (Never Run Out of Hard Drive Space Again)
June 2002 - Media Players in Linux (Compiling MPlayer)
July 2002 - The True Value of StarOffice
September 2002 - Running Linux Without Installing Linux
October 2002 - Building A Content Filtering Web Proxy
November 2002 - Building A Content Filtering Web Proxy (Part 2 - The Proxy Server)
December 2002 - Building A Content Filtering Web Proxy (Part 3 - The Proxy Filter)
January 2003 - Building A Content Filtering Web Proxy (Part 4 - Finishing Up)
February 2003 - What is a firewall? (The Essentials)
March 2003 - Firewall Construction (Part 1 - Hardware Selection)
May 2003 - Firewall Construction (Part 2 - Operating System Installation)
June 2003 - Firewall Construction (Part 3 - Securing the System)
July 2003 - Firewall Construction (Part 4 - Securing the System, Part 2)
September 2003 - Firewall Construction (Part 5 - Testing the Security)


Online Connection
January 2000 - Introducing Linux
February 2000 - Linux in Business



December 1999 - Learning From The Past


Tech Specialist
November 1990 - Interrupt Programming Using QuickBASIC


Windows/DOS Developer's Journal
March, 1993 - A Ctrl-Alt-Del Intercept Routine For QuickBASIC
December, 1992 - Write Your Own COMMAND.COM
July, 1992 - Fast Indexed Help



January 1991 - Don't Treat Your Hard Drive Like a Giant Floppy



October, 1988 - "Low Cost PC/XT Joystick Adapted From Atari-Compatible Unit"