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using Skype

Posted 10-19-2011 at 05:09 AM by neonsignal

To installl skype on Debian, the following repository can be added to /etc/apt/sources.list:
Code:
dep http://download.skype.com/linux/repos/debian/ stable non-free
It is then installed:
Code:
apt-get install skype
In order to get the camera to work, I found I had to force the use of the v4l1compat library when invoking skype, ie:
Code:
LD_PRELOAD=/usr/lib/libv4l/v4l1compat.so skype
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sharing the cpu

Posted 10-17-2011 at 08:57 AM by caieng

Today's post was supposed to be a comparison, using the internet radio station benchmark test, previously described on this forum, of two new distributions: Lubuntu and Xubuntu.

However, in running the tests during the past week, I discovered something unexpected.

Windows XP and Linux have very different methods of assigning weight to particular tasks.

At first, I had thought that XP was faster than Linux, as I have previously written here, but now,...
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Linux newbie guides

Posted 10-15-2011 at 09:30 AM by etech3

Here are some links that I have picked up here at LQ and some other places. Thanks to onebuck and others!

Here you go:

Debian Desktop Survival Guide
http://linux.togaware.com/survivor/index.html
The Debian GNU/Linux FAQ
http://www.debian.org/doc/FAQ/
The Linux Cookbook
http://www.dsl.org/cookbook/cookbook_toc.html
about debian
http://www.aboutdebian.com/
Linux Documentation Project

http://www.tldp.org/...
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Ibm aix

Posted 10-15-2011 at 01:05 AM by sanchetanparmar

IBM AIX is free available or not ?
or any trial version . plz if yes plz send me download links
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how to hack mac filtered internet

Posted 10-14-2011 at 01:50 AM by arslan4201

hi plz tell me how i can hack my own wireless mac filtered internet and how i can change the mac of my acess point tp link twln500 g
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