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software uninstallation

Posted 08-10-2011 at 07:40 AM by bujju


i have a server 2008 enterprise system in that i installed pearl software when i wants to uninstall that it wont removed.
whats the reason?
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Compaq Presario and Debian

Posted 08-09-2011 at 11:23 PM by FredGSanford

A couple of weeks ago i was given an old Compaq Presario PII 400mhz system with 90mb of memory and an 8gb hard drive. I decided to use the netinst Debian Sqeeze version. Everything works out the box except for the Aureal sound card, now this may be my biggest challenge for this system.

if anybody know anything about getting this Aureal built-in sound card working, I'm all ears? Any links or sites are welcome!

I started off installing Xorg along with Fluxbox just to...
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Debian and Google Chrome

Posted 08-09-2011 at 06:52 PM by DJ Shaji

I'm really beginning to like Google Chrome. It is definitely fast, loads web pages quickly, and uses just about the right amount of memory. The only caveat I've encountered is that there are still not many quality extensions available. Hopefully that will be fixed soon.
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gtsh: how to use Google Translate without touching a web browser

Posted 08-09-2011 at 05:49 PM by MrCode
Updated 08-09-2011 at 05:49 PM by MrCode ("Transhlate"? WTF? :p)

I present "gtsh" (Google Translate for the SHell), a tiny(!) shell script that acts as a frontend to Google Translate:

if test -z $3; then
	echo "Usage: $0 \"<str>\" <lang1> <lang2>"
	echo "Translates string \"<str>\" from <lang1> to <lang2>"
	echo "(CLI frontend to Google Translate)"
	wget -qO- "$1&langpair=$2|${3:-$3}"
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hindi in terminal

Posted 08-09-2011 at 03:05 AM by sumeet inani
Updated 08-09-2011 at 03:51 AM by sumeet inani

SCIM works well in GNOME gui programs like openoffice,gedit etc.
I tried to write hindi in gnome-terminal.
Result is 'improper.jpg' attached.improper.jpg
In gvim it appears like this
The only terminal 'mlterm' supports hindi rendering.
Here is what I did with help of developer 'araki ken'

(1)installed mlterm-3.0.6post-20110807 using 

./configure --enable-fribidi --enable-ind --enable-m17nlib
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