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nothing to rant about

Posted 09-22-2011 at 12:52 PM by galen

really?
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just loopy.

Posted 09-21-2011 at 03:43 PM by peonuser
Updated 09-21-2011 at 03:46 PM by peonuser

Endless loop programs are great to help you learn how to use the screen command.

Between www.meetdageeks.com, www.instructables.com/member/computothought, and computothought.wordpress.com, you should find some new material to read.

Survived an A/C replacement, but not the drought. Smell of smoke in this part of the country brings much unrest to say the least.

Been busy. Working on an Android development machine. If all goes well I should be able to develop...
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Everything outside "the norm" is a disease/disorder now…

Posted 09-21-2011 at 03:10 PM by MrCode
Updated 09-21-2011 at 03:22 PM by MrCode
Tags awkward, rant, weird

Blargh. Yet another rant. I swear, the "rant" tag in my tag cloud is gonna get so big as to totally obscure the other ones eventually…

Anyways:

I know I probably spend way too much time on and/or put way too much stock into Wikipedia, but I just got done reading the article on "Medicalization", and I must say, that seems to be the way things are going (at least here in the US): basically a pill for everything that "cures what ails...
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Lirc & xbmc time

Posted 09-21-2011 at 01:34 PM by serafean
Tags htpc, imon, lirc, xbmc

The Enna media center project stagnating, and the KDE Plasma Media center being developed in GSoC bursts, I got back to using xbmc. xbmc supports lirc, and having an imon panel with a remote, I finally decided to set it up.

The key here was understanding that the iMon device is now supported in the kernel using the new infrastructure. What this did is make the iMon device send normal input events. (I think this is mostly because it does the IR decoding directly in hardware). What...
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Linux compatible hardware.

Posted 09-21-2011 at 07:53 AM by rich_c

So, I've been shopping online for a mouse for my new netbook. I settled on a Logitech M125. While looking at the specifications, I noticed that it specifically states that the mouse is compatible with Linux 2.6 kernels and better. Same info on the manufacturer's site. Well, it's not often you see that!
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