My Tech Scrap


Monday, 8 March 2010

Free Sip phone (Soft phone) for linux

Ekiga (formely known as GnomeMeeting) is an open source SoftPhone, Video Conferencing and Instant Messenger application over the Internet.
It supports HD sound quality and video up to DVD size and quality.
It is interoperable with many other standard compliant softwares, hardwares and service providers as it uses both the major telephony standards (SIP and H.323).
Would you like to know more?

Mount a Windows shared folder in Linux / MAC OS X

Press (ALT+F2) to bring up the run dialog and type smb:// followed by the IP address and the folder name. As shown below, I need to type smb:// If you have your Windows account password, you will need to enter the username and password to access the shared folder.