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Late xmas

Posted 02-05-2012 at 10:46 PM by peonuser

Friend of mine she gave me an all in one printer, but it needs major repair. Found the scanner driver for it, but I did not want to install that mess. She alo gave me a fax/scanner/low duty printer. It was low on ink, but it makes a superb color scanner. Remembered that I had some scanners that at one time did not work with linux. Two were usb. Tested one and it worked fine with B/W. Could not find the power block for the other one. I will look around. parallel port scanners are going into a robot...
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Just a qiuckie.

Posted 01-24-2012 at 12:21 AM by peonuser
Updated 01-26-2012 at 08:49 PM by peonuser

Favorite new program for the command line is dvtm. It is sort of a command line desktop with text windows.
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It's alive.

Posted 01-15-2012 at 12:54 PM by peonuser

Replaced several apps on the web server. Sugarcrm is gone now. But by and large the server is running again. Still have to finish setting up the email server.

Solved my problem with qb64. Now I can run so much old software on linux! Compiled my old database program.

Found source code for a neat little web server (nweb) at IBM that serves static files. Compiled it and works great on linux. Perfect for our robotics project.

Time to watch football...
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Back to reserve.

Posted 01-02-2012 at 04:36 AM by peonuser

Instead of using the old apps and having to upgrade after an hd crash on the server, Just decided to start with fresh up to date versions of the software. i.e. wordpress 3.3 and then integrated the plug-ins to allow the server to show instructables from word press.
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You never stop learning.

Posted 12-20-2011 at 08:01 PM by peonuser
Updated 12-20-2011 at 08:02 PM by peonuser

Was on a learning to cook theme for a while. That is waning, though there are still a few recipes I would like to try. Now I really want to get into electronics. Most of what I have done has been monkey see monkey do stuff. Mostly in the area of pc parallel port control. Did build a transistor multi-vibrator. My latest simple project is this: http://www.instructables.com/id/Ultra-simple-flasher/. May make several and attach them to the pc. Adding a switch of course.

Still want to...
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