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Slackware-14.1-Hacks-DNSCrypt Proxy

Posted 05-19-2014 at 07:52 PM by arniekat

DNSCrypt-Proxy encrypts DNS traffic between your computer and OpenDNS's Name Servers. You will be using OpenDNS's Name Servers instead of your ISP's Domain Name Servers.

In the following case, 192.168.0.1 is the Local Address of the Router/Gateway. Your address may be different. To find your Gateway Address, use the ifconfig command. The address you want is the "inet" entry. Here is a sample:

# ifconfig
eth0: flags=4163<UP,BROADCAST,RUNNING,MULTICAST>...
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Slackware-14.1-Hacks-Firefox 24.X and Java

Posted 05-19-2014 at 07:40 PM by arniekat
Updated 05-19-2014 at 07:42 PM by arniekat

You need to compile and install the following application from SlackBuilds.org:

jdk-7u55

Note - I could not download any files from the Oracle website without having java already installed and configured for Firefox. What I did is install and configure an old version, jdk-7u21, then I downloaded and compiled the current version, which jdk-7u55. After that, I upgraded the package using the new version.

You will need to download jdk-7u55-linux-i586.tar.gz...
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Slackware-13.37-Hacks-Dropbox/OpenSSL

Posted 03-28-2012 at 03:09 PM by arniekat

DROPBOX CONFIGURATION

Compile and install Dropbox-1.2.49 from SlackBuilds.org
The following tutorial is from that version of the Software. After installing:

Go to the KDE Menu > Internet > Dropbox (Network Storage)

Select “I don't have a Dropbox Account”
Click “Next”

Dropbox Setup
First Name: <First_Name>
Last Name: <Last_Name>
EMail: <EMail_Address>
Password: <Dropbox_Password>...
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Slackware-13.37-Hacks-Encrypted Netbook

Posted 03-02-2012 at 12:42 PM by arniekat

SLACKWARE 13.37 NETBOOK INSTALL

Item List:
1. A 1GB USB Flash Disk (Lilo Boot Disk)
2. A 4GB USB Flash Disk (Slackware 13.37 USB Installer)
3. A USB External Hard Drive at least 16GB (Windows 7 Recovery Image)

This tutorial will keep the Windows 7 Install and have Slackware 13.37 installed alongside Windows. You will boot Slackware with a 1GB Lilo Boot Disk. If the Boot Disk is not inserted, the machine will boot straight to Windows without anyone...
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Slackware-13.37-Hacks-HP 2430dtn Network Printer

Posted 02-22-2012 at 09:01 PM by arniekat

NOTE - Your Printer must be a Network Printer with the JetDirect Print Server.

HP 2430DTN CONFIGURATION

Connect the Printer to your router using an Ethernet Network Cable. Turn on the Printer.

On the HP 2430dtn, press the

Menu > Configure Device > I/O > Embedded JetDirect Menu > TCP/IP > Config Method > * Manual

Now, you will create a sub-menu for the Manual Settings which allow you to set the IP Address,...
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