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Killed my xserver - here is a quick fix

Posted 09-21-2015 at 09:23 AM by WestCoastSunset

Delete your xorg.conf and reboot.

Actually, I just logged in as root and moved it to my home folder. I wanted to compare the new configuration file, which gets autogenerated, to the mangled config, which got that way when I tried to get Jedi Outcast running.

I did have to reset the resolution as it was on 640 x 480 (This is the default resolution for Jedi I think)

This is something in which there is no windows equivalent. Which for some nerdy...
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Adding a new GPG key

Posted 09-20-2015 at 08:21 PM by jere21
Updated 09-20-2015 at 08:45 PM by jere21

ii  gnupg          1.4.19-3   amd64 GNU privacy guard - a free PGP replacement
ii  gnupg-curl     1.4.19-3   amd64 GNU privacy guard - a free PGP replacement (cURL)
ii  hopenpgp-tools 0.14.1-1   amd64 hOpenPGP-based command-line tools
ii  parcimonie     0.8.4-2    all   privacy-friendly helper to refresh a GnuPG keyring
ii  enigmail       2:1.8.2-3  amd64 GPG support for Thunderbird and Debian Icedove
ii  signing-party  2.1-1      amd64 Various OpenPGP related
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My Wife and Best Friend died today.

Posted 09-18-2015 at 02:36 PM by Habitual
Updated 09-19-2015 at 08:06 AM by Habitual

Mrs. Wanda Jones died in her sleep on Sept. 18, 2015 at 04:10 AM EDT.
Just 3 days after our 20th Anniversary.

I feel like 1\2 of me is missing.
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KDE hidden command line tools

Posted 09-17-2015 at 03:03 PM by the dsc (linux-related notes)
Updated 09-24-2015 at 09:02 PM by the dsc

Haven't checked yet, posting as a "shared bookmark" and to myself:

I'm particularly interested in "kde-move". I've actually came up with bash-script approximations to the functionality of auto-renaming the moved files when the target directory has files with the same file names, but I've only made something that just does that by default, whereas KDE can do that but also allows one to compare and rename,...
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AndEX (Android-x86) 5.1.1 Lollipop with GAPPS and kernel 4.0.8 – Build 150914

Posted 09-14-2015 at 09:10 AM by exton (Exton's Blog)
Updated 09-17-2015 at 02:44 AM by exton (Build 150914 replaced by Build 150916)

NEWS 150916: Build 150914 has been replaced by Build 150916
Build 150916 is totally error-free. Everything just works!

NEWS 150916 AndEX Lollipop 5.1.1 with kernel 4.0.8 and GAPPS
My new build of Android-x86 Lollipop 5.1.1 has GAPPS pre-installed. I.e. Google Play Services, Google Play Store, Maps, YouTube and more apps. For example: Facebook and OfficeSuite 8. The ISO is called android-x86-5.1.1-lollipop-kernel-4.0.8-exton-GAPPS-571mb-150916.iso. AndEX 150916 is totally...
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