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hmmm good!

Posted 06-16-2011 at 02:05 PM by peonuser
Updated 06-22-2011 at 06:07 PM by peonuser

Though I am half Italian(Sicilian), I have never eaten cannoli till a few days ago. Since then, I do not eat more than two a day. I am addicted to them now. Definitely plan to make them again at the holidays.


A few things I put together:


Still to finish:
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Event accommodation?

Posted 06-16-2011 at 12:08 PM by williamfromtexas
Updated 06-16-2011 at 12:09 PM by williamfromtexas

Sorry for the recent spate of "Are you going to the desktop summit?" posts -- I've been interviewing and announcing and editing things for the DS, sometimes I get stuck in that frame of mind!

Anyways, are you going to the desktop summit?? It's in Berlin in August, I should be there. ;-)

If you haven't yet, you should book your accommodation, and you may be interested to use some of the hotel partners that we've arranged for the event. You can see the participating...
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Dual Booting Linux Mint and Ubuntu

Posted 06-16-2011 at 07:23 AM by megasaputra

Finally, I can install Ubuntu 11.04. Although I have to install Linux Mint 11 in the second for dual booting. In Linux Mint, there is not addition 'nomodeset' command line in recovery mode. So, I add this command. Then I can boot Linux Mint.
In Ubuntu, there is not addition 'xforcevesa' command line in recovery mode like in Linux Mint. Then I add this when installing Ubuntu. After that, I can install successfully. Then, the computer must restart. Then for the first time, Ubuntu can boot....
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add users to linux without using useradd!!

Posted 06-15-2011 at 03:21 PM by bsl4ever

Hi all,

do you guys know how to add a user to a linux box without using useradd?
I'm working on a project to disect the process of adding users, but can't use useradd command.
I know this involves modifying couple of files such as /etc/passwd, /etc/groups, etc..
but i'm sure there is more to it.
I couldn't find useradd source code which would answered this question.

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Lotus stem AKA Nadru (in Kashmiri), Kamal Kakdi (in Hindi) - Kashmiri style Recipe

Posted 06-15-2011 at 02:39 PM by TheIndependentAquarius
Updated 07-04-2014 at 01:27 AM by TheIndependentAquarius

Notice: Spoon measurement : 6ml

  • 1/2 spoon Cumin seeds (Aka Zeera in Hindi)
  • 1/2 spoon Red chilly powder (Aka Lal mirch in Hindi)
  • 1/4 spoon Turmeric powder (Aka Haldi in Hindi)
  • 1/2 spoon Coriander powder (Aka Dhania in Hindi)
  • 1/2 spoon Fennel powder (Aka Saunf in Hindi)
  • 1/2 spoon Ginger powder (Aka Adrak in Hindi)
  • 1/4 spoon Garam Masala
  • 1/2 spoon Salt
  • 2 Lotus stems of nearly 22 cms each
  • Oil for deep frying

  • Scrape off the skin of the
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