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Exton|Defender build 150108 based on Fedora 21, 64 bit

Posted 01-08-2015 at 10:41 AM by exton (Exton's Blog)

NEWS 150108 re. Exton|Defender FC21 (Fedora 21)
I’ve made a new live version of Exton|Defender 64 bit. Now based on Fedora 21, released 141209. It uses Cinnamon 2.4.5 and kernel 3.17.7. Note: There is no official FC21 live distribution with the Cinnamon Desktop environment. Note also that I’ve added Google Chrome to make it possible to watch Netflix movies in Exton|Defender FC21.

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Another New Toy to Play With

Posted 01-08-2015 at 05:36 AM by brianL

Well, a refurbished one. Although it looks good enough to be new.
A Lenovo Thinkpad T410. With an i5-520 CPU, 8 GB RAM, and a 320 GB HDD, all for £219. Seems like good value for money to me, considering I paid about £199 for a new eee pc 1001ha a few years ago. The T410 has Windows 7 Professional installed, and the C:\ drive (/dev/sda2) is sandwiched between a system partition and a recovery partition. I resized C:\, tried to install Slackware, but had a problem with lilo. So I tried again...
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Slackware-Current-Acer C720 Setup 1

Posted 01-07-2015 at 10:07 PM by arniekat

When you first get the Acer C720 ChromeBook, you need to turn it on and login to your Google (GMail) Account. Google Chrome is basically a Browser that operates as a Desktop. In order to do anything productive, you need to download apps from the App Store and you can't get apps without a valid Google Account. This particular tutorial will go through installing Slackware64 14.1-Current, which is at Kernel 3.14.27. In order to use the trackpad, you will need to compile a 3.17.X Kernel or above since...
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Slackware-Current-Acer C720 Setup 2

Posted 01-07-2015 at 10:05 PM by arniekat

SLACKWARE SETUP

# setup

Now, you can proceed with the Slackware64-14.1 Installation. The installation of the Full System (7.8GB of software) took 18 minutes.

When you get to the Lilo installation and you are asked if you want to add some kernel parameters, add this:

elevator=noop tpm_tis.interrupts=0 modprobe.blacklist=ehci_pci

or

elevator=deadline tpm_tis.interrupts=0 modprobe.blacklist=ehci_pci
...
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Slackware-Current-Acer C720 Setup 3

Posted 01-07-2015 at 10:03 PM by arniekat

HOTKEYS SETUP

In order to map the ChromeBook's Hotkeys, compile and install:

xbindkeys-1.8.5
xvkbd-3.5

Create the file ~/.xbindkeysrc

$ vi /home/user_name/.xbindkeysrc

# Backward, Forward, Full Screen & Refresh is just for web browser
#Backward
"xvkbd -xsendevent -text "\A\[Left]""
m:0x0 + c:67
F1

#Full Screen
"xvkbd -xsendevent -text "\[F11]""...
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