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The clunker lives.

Posted 03-01-2011 at 07:40 PM by peonuser
Updated 03-01-2011 at 07:42 PM by peonuser

Upgraded an old k2-500 with 192 meg of ram to Debian Squeeze and installed lxde, so I did not have to use gnome. One really down was it did not support my wireless nic out of the box so to speak. There goes my honeypot. Had a usb nic and it worked fine after downloading and installing the firmware.

Looks like I have a bunch of wireless cards that are useless now. I have not taken time to recompile the code so maybe all is not lost.

Bought this old karaoke amp from...
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Edit variable value in a file using linux script

Posted 03-01-2011 at 07:21 AM by Priyadivya

Hi

I have a property file.
There is a variable with value as below
a.home=/opt/tmp

I need to edit this to
a.home=/opt/amx

How can I do this. I have to do this by running a linux script.

Please help
Thanks
Priya
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Fun with Win7 "security"

Posted 02-28-2011 at 02:30 PM by rocket357 (Musings on technology, philosophy, and life in the corporate world)
Updated 03-30-2011 at 03:23 PM by rocket357

The other morning my neighbor stopped by and asked me if I could help him. "Sure thing.", I say. He explains that his mother's computer got a virus on it, and he's tried numerous times to fix it, but to no avail. Everytime he reboots the machine, the virus is back.

Now, I usually politely redirect requests like that to one of my many Windows-fluent friends...but my neighbor and his wife have been very good friends to us, so I want to help him out personally. I mean,...
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bash script

Posted 02-28-2011 at 06:58 AM by aydemirk

Hello All,

I am trying to give a input to one script by using an other script. For example:

................
script1.sh:
#!/bin/bash
printf "Whats your name:";
read user_name;
if [-n "$user_name"]
then
printf "Hello $user_name!";
exit 0;
else
printf "You did not enter username:\n";
exit 1;
fi
.............
script2.sh:
#!/bin/bash...
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How to type in marathi language or rather in any language?

Posted 02-26-2011 at 08:52 AM by Mr. ameya sathe (Tantra Yantra Swatantrya)

If you need to type in any language(For example Marathi) other than English; there is no need of installing any kind of software.


Windows XP

To install another language and keyboard layout in Windows XP, follow these steps:
  1. In the Windows XP standard Start menu, click Start, and then click Control Panel.

    In the Windows XP classic Start menu, click Start, click Settings, and then click Control Panel.
  2. Double-click Regional
...
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