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My first (well almost) php program.

Posted 07-04-2011 at 10:44 AM by peonuser
Updated 07-04-2011 at 11:48 PM by peonuser

Just a quick piece of code I wrote to start learning php. Had to do something better than "Hello, World" My odata file is quite a bit larger, but I just put the small version for sake of space. This program is beginner level, but it worked for me.


oracle.html:
Code:
<html>
<body>
<center><h1>The Oracle</h1>
<hr>
<form method="post" action="oracle.php">
  Enter
...
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My SLiM style and my Flux keys

Posted 07-04-2011 at 01:34 AM by William (Dthdealer) (Whaling the FOSS)
Tags feed, fluxbox, slim

This is my third post in the last half-hour. The best way to keep up is to get a feed reader and tell it to keep tabs on this blog's feed, http://www.linuxquestions.org/questi...r-450341/feed/ .

Although I have not the most creative nor artistic mind, I was able to create a good theme for SLiM, my new login manager. The configuration files for themes are very easy to modify ( plain text ) and this is what I have come up with:

http://img.acianetmedia.com/i/slim.png...
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Dumping the Desktop Environment

Posted 07-04-2011 at 01:10 AM by William (Dthdealer) (Whaling the FOSS)
Updated 07-04-2011 at 01:11 AM by William (Dthdealer) (Categories)

A while ago I started using a proper desktop environment ( as opposed to independent window managers ). I did this with the false beliefs that it would make my life easier and that it would encourage more of my friends to try out free operating systems when they saw me using my computer.

Slowly I realised this was not true. Then I read this, and it sealed my fate:
http://geekblog.oneandoneis2.org/ind...f-linux-part-2

I threw my DE away....
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Back to the world of the living

Posted 07-04-2011 at 12:28 AM by William (Dthdealer) (Whaling the FOSS)

I originally started blogging as an experiment, but soon lost the time to write regular entries. Eventually this blog decayed and died. Ever since I have been wanting to write but have never found myself at a computer at the right time.

From now on I am starting a regular blogging routine of more than two posts per week. Expect to start seeing some of my shell scripts, reviews of software and opinions on all things in the virtual world to start coming out of this blog again....
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Change your login screen...

Posted 07-04-2011 at 12:20 AM by dEnDrOn
Updated 07-09-2011 at 08:06 PM by dEnDrOn

if anyone feels the way i felt about the original linux distro(i'm using fedora)login screen,which was eventually very boring than it is very help to change your login screen.
to change your login screen first make sure that the image which you want to put as login screen is located in...
Quote:
/usr/share/backgrounds
.....because you will not be able to access your home folder when switching to new login screen...
then follow these commands
1)login as root in the terminal
2)then...
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