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Gnome 3 and Debian Stretch

Posted 07-09-2015 at 09:41 AM by jere21
Updated 11-02-2015 at 03:58 PM by jere21

EDIT 2015-08-04: Window resizing issue fixed.
EDIT 2015-11-01: Add more install tips. Modal dialog issue fixed.

See also the the Jessie issues.

Current bugs:
  1. Fixed: Window resizing
    Gnome 3.16 came with an issue where the mouse pointer doesn't change to "resize" look on all borders of every app. (Only some apps and some parts of the borders are affected).
    The resizing seems to work anyway, just click with your normally looking
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E-cigarettes not endorsed by American Lung Association

Posted 07-08-2015 at 10:01 PM by BenCollver

The purpose of this post is to set the record straight on e-cigarettes.

I received a problem report on my personal web page [1]. It resembled spam, but I replied anyway. The response appealed to my sense of charity, and suggested that they are supported by the American Lung Association [2]. I asked the American Lung Association and they responded [3] that they do NOT support this charity nor do they endorse e-cigarettes [3].

The tobacco habit drains the wallets and...
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SlackEX 64 bit with KDE, kernel 4.1.1, Nvidia 352.21 and Google Chrome (for Netflix)

Posted 07-07-2015 at 04:13 PM by exton (Exton's Blog)

A new version of SlackEX is out today (150708). I have now included Nvidia’s Graphic driver 352.21, VirtualBox 4.3.28 and Google Chrome (for watching Netflix movies).

Used kernel

What’s new in kernel 4.1? (Linux 4.1 is a major update to the Linux kernel)

Slackware is the first widely-used Linux system, which is still developing. Slackware has existed since 1993. Gammal är äldst (The older the fiddle the sweeter the tune) as we...
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RaspEX (Edition 150706) for Raspberry Pi 2 based on Debian 8, Ubuntu 15.04 and Linaro

Posted 07-06-2015 at 04:28 PM by exton (Exton's Blog)
Updated 07-12-2015 at 12:31 PM by exton

NEWS 150706 ABOUT RaspEX
My first version of RaspEX is from 150318. I have now upgraded the whole system again. RaspEX is a Linux ARM system for Raspberry Pi 2. It is based on Debian Jessie (Debian 8), Ubuntu Vivid Vervet (Ubuntu 15.04) and Linaro (Open Source software for ARM SoCs). In this new version (150706) I’ve installed Wicd Network Manager and added support for Adobe Flash in Chromium (so you can watch YouTube).

Softpedia review
RaspEX version 150508 was reviewed...
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Happy forth.

Posted 07-04-2015 at 05:39 AM by peonuser

L.J. has a nice fireworks script:

About July forth, Richard Dawson said that is was a sad day for British subjects.

Got an RPi a+. probably make it an add-on for the tablet.
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