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HowTo: install Crafty Syntax Live Help (CSLH) on Drupal...

I've offered up this cookbook style tutorial in a few places around the web, but haven't (until now) offered it here. Somewhere it really belongs.

Here's how you do it...

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Unlocking Your New Phone Becomes Illegal tomorrow - But the Bryck is Coming...

Thinking about purchasing a new smartphone on the cheap, with the intention of unlocking it? Think again. It's almost too late to do that, and tomorrow you could be a felon for doing so under the DCMA.

Every piece of legislation has the potential for either inflicting abuse, or being abused. The Digital Millennium Copyright Act is no exception, and a ruling by the Librarian of Congress, who is responsible for interpreting the intent and determining exemptions to this anti-cracking legislation, makes unlocking your newly purchased phone illegal - starting tomorrow...

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Recover and reset MySQL and MariaDB root password

We're always getting asked this stuff, So here it is as a tutorial in concise, cookbook format:

If you're not running Slackware, then the command to start and stop the mysql daemon might be something like /etc/init.d/mysql start|strop|restart, FYI - YMMV.

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