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Sahil Ahuja

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And it rocks!! The first thing you notice after fedora 9 is the blazing faaaast startup and shutdown times. Now, before I say anything else about Fedora 9, here are a few screenshots : Here’s Gnome in F9 : Gnome Preview And here is KDE 4 (finally !

Sahil Ahuja

1 minute read

Here are a few pics and videos I took on the last day of college : Dsc09076 Dsc09086 Dsc09205 – Shishir, Abhishek and Me, Hemant peeping

Sahil Ahuja

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What Makes Married Men Want to Have Affairs? – New York Magazine > Consider the Website meet2cheat, in which married people find one another for recreational sex; it charges $59 for a man’s three-month entry fee, $9 for a woman. Cheating wives are harder to come by. Wow. Nice article. Says men are more prone to infidelity (cheating on someone). Quite right.

Sahil Ahuja

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Here is a list of things I have done in the past three years. I have written for the sake of personal record. As a member of Delta : Created a “PC Based Oscilloscope” in IIT Bombay, as a summer project. Used java servlets on the server side and a java applet on the client side. Was responsible for the whole of the software side - 2006 Summers Worked in Pragyan CMS V1, which finally got implemented in our college website - 2005-2007 Made Dalal Street, a stock market simulator using java servlets on the server side and using eclipse to make a java based ui compiled using gcj to eliminate the need of jvm to run the final executable - 2006 Dec - 2007 Jan Used CVS for the development of Dalal Street, understood the importance of a code versioning system.

Sahil Ahuja

1 minute read

Apache can be used as an access method for things like svn, trac, and even a whole file system through webdav. And apache also supports authentication through LDAP. Hence Apache can be used to authenticate the services that it provides through LDAP. Here is how it is done : For SVN : <VirtualHost *:80> ServerName repos.nitt.edu DocumentRoot "/var/www/svn/DocumentRoot/" ErrorLog logs/repos.nitt.edu-error_log CustomLog logs/repos.nitt.edu-access_log combined <Location /pragyan> DAV svn SVNPath /var/www/svn/pragyan <LimitExcept OPTIONS REPORTGET> AuthType Basic AuthBasicProvider ldap AuthzLDAPAuthoritative off AuthName "Pragyan SVN LDAP Authentication" AuthLDAPURL ldap://localhost:389/ou=Pragyan,dc=www,dc=nitt,dc=edu?