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Dell Inspiron 1525 BIOS update Debian

Posted 08-19-2012 at 09:06 AM by jere21
Updated 09-02-2012 at 07:27 AM by jere21

Based on http://www.ducea.com/2007/08/27/dell...tes-on-debian/, which goes a bit more in detail. Basically I just copied the relevant parts. Thanks!

Dell's official Linux support labelled OMSA currently only works for rpm based distros, but not for Debian. So do it manually

Install smbios packages:
Code:
ii  libsmbios-bin   2.0.3.dfsg-1.1   Provide access to (SM)BIOS information -- utility binaries
ii  libsmbios2      2.0.3.dfsg-1.1   Provide
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funambol III: sync evolution with Funambol

Posted 10-23-2011 at 08:04 AM by jere21

  • Fail 1: syncevolution (including sync-ui) from upstream debs:
    Code:
    deb http://downloads.syncevolution.org/apt unstable main
    Config:
    Funambol -> "Set up now":
    Use settings from funambol installation, see Funambol part 1
    Username MYNAME
    Password MYPASSWORD
    Server address: https://192.168.178.21:8080/funambol/ds
    Tasks/Appointments URI: cal (instead of "task/event", unsure what is correct)
    Contacts URI: card
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funambol II: sync icedove (thunderbird) 5 with Funambol

Posted 10-21-2011 at 10:23 AM by jere21
Updated 03-11-2012 at 09:07 AM by jere21

Official ressource (under development, currently no working release): https://mozilla-plugin.forge.funambol.org/

Community guy Jonas Maurus working on it and making releases.

Feeds:
https://mozilla-plugin.forge.funambo...&dsForumId=555

https://mozilla-plugin.forge.funambo...&dsForumId=553

Ensure to have matching versions of icedove, iceowl and the funambol plugin....
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funambol: Sync contacts and calendar

Posted 10-03-2011 at 11:13 AM by jere21
Updated 03-11-2012 at 10:57 AM by jere21 (added init script)

  1. Download funambol server package bundle (including java, webserver tomcat and database Hypersonic):
    32 bit: https://www.forge.funambol.org/servl...=FUNBUNDLE-LIN
    64 bit: https://www.forge.funambol.org/servl...UNBUNDLE-LIN64
  2. Install funambol:
    Code:
    chmod +x funambol-10.0.3-x64.bin
    sudo ./funambol-10.0.3-x64.bin
    • "yes" - accept license
    • "RETURN" - accept to install to /opt
    • "no" - Don't start the server yet
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xrandr multi

Posted 08-17-2010 at 01:16 PM by jere21
Updated 08-17-2010 at 02:47 PM by jere21

/usr/local/bin/xrandr_TV_dual.sh:
Code:
xrandr \
  --output LVDS1 --mode 1280x800 --primary \
  --output TV1 --mode 640x480 --rate 25 --right-of LVDS1 --set mode PAL
/usr/local/bin/xrandr_VGA_dual.sh:
Code:
#If command fails, readd mode and try again
xrandr \
  --output LVDS1 --mode 1280x800 \
  --output VGA1 --mode 1280x1024 --rate 75 --above LVDS1 --primary ||
(
xrandr --newmode 1280x1024 138.75  1280 1368 1504 1728  1024 1027 1034
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