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Fuduntu Again

Posted 03-29-2012 at 07:37 AM by markyd
Updated 10-16-2013 at 05:37 AM by markyd

A couple of rants ....

1) I am sure I said I lived in London during the install and shure that means by default I should get a UK keyboard layout? Not going to rant on to our American friends, us Europeans should contribute more and then make it SOOOOO hard to get a US keyboard ... or default dictionaries to German all the time even after seting to US etc ... that would be fun! Or how about a distro that has all the worlds settings and no US ones at all? Take my hat off to the 'buntu...
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I Have The Worst Blog

Posted 03-29-2012 at 01:25 AM by DevilFreeBSD

And since I know this, ill also know that the only reason your reading this is because you feel sorry for me.
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Installing Google Talk on a Slackware based system

Posted 03-28-2012 at 02:54 PM by stretchedthin

Google Talk is a popular to connect with others in a variety of ways. You can call landlines, Video/voice chat, and text chat. Google has Linux downloads available for dep and rpm packaging systems, but what of Slackware an by extension Vectorlinux. Well that's were this tutorial comes in. Turns out it's not that hard.

Screen capture tutorial Click here.
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Slackware-13.37-Hacks-Dropbox/OpenSSL

Posted 03-28-2012 at 02:09 PM by arniekat

DROPBOX CONFIGURATION

Compile and install Dropbox-1.2.49 from SlackBuilds.org
The following tutorial is from that version of the Software. After installing:

Go to the KDE Menu > Internet > Dropbox (Network Storage)

Select “I don't have a Dropbox Account”
Click “Next”

Dropbox Setup
First Name: <First_Name>
Last Name: <Last_Name>
EMail: <EMail_Address>
Password: <Dropbox_Password>...
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Fuduntu - VirtualMachine

Posted 03-28-2012 at 11:58 AM by markyd
Updated 10-16-2013 at 05:37 AM by markyd

I like the idea of testing out a Fedora based distro (after years of nothing but 'buntu based fun) especially one thats light and has a focus for netbooks, but before I load up my trusty EEEPC-901 I need to give it a whirl in VirtualBox currently on V4.1.8, I know, a newer version is out but I get cheesed of upgrading and all my distro's breaking!

Created a standard Fedora container and attached it to the Feduntu ISO and installation was very sweet, considering it was done in the...
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