OpenOffice.org Tip - automatic table of contents

Here's a quick tip for all OpenOffice.org Writer users - how to make Writer build an automatic table of contents for you. I find this invaluable when working on big documents, as it saves me the time of going through the document and manually typing up the contents, and it handles all the page numbers etc. for you.

The only prerequisite for this is that your document must make ...

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Giving Linux a spin for the first time - Part 1

It hasn't always been easy to use Linux. Once upon a time, you had to meddle with text-based installers and really had to know the inner workings of how Linux works to get things up and running, so naturally, it's normal to be a bit daunted if you're thinking about giving Linux a try.

Thankfully, those days are long gone and now it's easier than ever ...

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Understanding file permissions - Part 1

Note: This is a straight up rip of the tutorial of the same name from the Beginner's Linux series on my personal blog (on my personal site), but it's content is eminently suitable for FOSSwire readers, so I've re-posted it here. Enjoy!

Parts 2 and 3 are now here too, plus even more tutorials, coming to FOSSwire soon!

Beginner's Linux

It's that time again. Beginner's Linux is ...

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