Steve Garcia - Computer Science
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California State University - Bakersfield

Department of Computer and Electrical Engineering and Computer Science
Operating System Analyst
Steve Garcia
Office Hours:  Math/Computer Science (SCI III) 332
Phone:  654-6748    Note: Send an email if you need a response. I probably won't get your phone message.
Email:  steve@cs.csubak.edu

CompSci 1200 Spring 2017 Basic Computer Skills
CompSci 2650 Fall 2016 Intro to Unix and Basic Unix System Administration
SCI 353 Spring 2016 Computers And Society
SCI 353 Winter 2016 Computers And Society
SCI 353 Fall 2015 Computers And Society
SCI 353 Spring 2015 Computers And Society
SCI 353 Winter 2015 Computers And Society
SCI 353 Fall 2014 Computers And Society
SCI 353 Spring 2014 Computers And Society
CMPS 216 Spring 2008 Unix System Administration

Useful Links:
Password Generator If you need help selecting a secure password that you might actually remember!
MSDNAA MSDN Academic Alliance download site. Check with me about an account. This is for Computer Science students only.
VMware Academic Program VMware Academic Alliance download site. Check with me about an account. This is for Computer Science students only.
Wolfram Academic Program CSUB has a site license for Mathematica. This link should really be on the campus web page, but, you know, campus web page. Obligitory XKCD.
HTML Tidy An online service to clean up your HTML
BIND 9 Administration Documents
Encode your email on your web page to prevent Spam email harvesters
Clamwin Free Antivirus Anti Virus - ClamAV is a free antivirus solution. It is "Free" in every sense -- it is licensed under the GPL. It features a scanning scheduler and automatic updates, but it does not do real-time scanning in the background.
AVG Free Edition Anti Virus - This is a link to the download page of the free edition of AVG Antivirus. It is free to home users, but you must register with them so they can send you a key to unlock it. All basic features work, including automatic updates, etc. For advanced features you must buy the full version.
Microsoft Baseline Security Analyzer if ya gotta run Microsoft, run this.
Theora Codecs Enables you to view content encoded in the Ogg Vorbis and Theora formats.
Interesting links:
Why Nerds are Unpopular An interesting discussion
Will there be a "Singularity"? Vernor Vinge on the coming Singularity of human knowlege.
Our Moodle site CEECS courseware portal.
Interview of David Crosby Some insight on the real reason the record industry is dying.
Videos of DARPA Challenge ...As posted on Tom's Hardware
Very impressive video of robots dancing, from Sony.
A Comparison of apples and oranges.
Don't Download This Song Weird Al
DRM Digital Restrictions Management
Linux is Not Windows A good discussion for people contemplating Linux for the first time.
Calibre How to convert non-Kindle files so Kindle can read them.