Linux learning boost curve

Because me, friends and Acquaintances often address how you know your Linux can expand and I give each time the same reply and tips, I will summarize them here in this article. Then I can reference in the future on this post?

1. The documentation of your Distribution study

In order to get a good Overview of the Features of the used Distribution, it is useful to read the supplied or available online related documentation.
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WTFPL – probably The shortest license in the world

I’ve just encountered on my wanderings through the net on an interesting license, the WTFPL. It is a very, very short license agreement for Free Software.

WTFPL stands for Do What The Fuck You Want To Public License

Here is the entire license:

Version 2, December 2004

Copyright (C) 2004 Sam Hocevar
14 rue de Plaisance, 75014 Paris, France
Everyone is permitted to copy and distribute verbatim or modified
copies of this license document, and changing it is allowed as long
as the name is changed.
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JDowloader set up

Since I have supported in the Debian forum a Thread to JDownloader and this has become confusing, I would like to summarize here are the steps.

For the the JDownloader of you not familiar with JD for a Java software (Container)files from One-Click-hosters like Rapidshare, Megaupload etc. in one go download.
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Sinthgunt is the GUI for ffmpeg

Who does not know this, with his digital Video camera on vacation and want to show it then to friends and Relatives. Unfortunately, the default video files of the most Digikams but are much too large to several files to a smaller USB-Stick.

I have a Video with a runtime of 3:02 minutes has a size of about 300 MB.
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