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networking program in linux

Posted 05-16-2011 at 10:10 AM by sisirkumar

well,i have SUSE Linux 11.3 and JDK 1.6.0_20 on my notebook PC.
while i am writing a networking program in Java it gives me an error.
so could someone please suggest me how to write networking program in Linux environment?
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getting debian repository

Posted 05-16-2011 at 04:39 AM by sumeet inani
Updated 05-16-2011 at 04:40 AM by sumeet inani

I wanted an offline repository at home for my faithful
pentium3 , 1Ghz , 384MB RAM desktop .
So I ran
wget -b -A i386.deb,i386.udeb,dsc,gz,all.deb  -r -a progress-log  -mk -c
Debian repository is 200GB including all 11 architectures it support .So we have to be specific.

I don't know whether 8 dvd iso from is repository or not ? otherwise...
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An amusing little diversion.

Posted 05-15-2011 at 10:43 AM by rich_c

Here's a bit of fun you readers might like to join in with... It's a little quiet this afternoon, so I thought I'd kill 5 minutes with a little game I like to play from time to time. It's simple and provides me with a bit of perverse satisfaction. All you have to do is go to Bing and search for a few Linux related terms. Click on the result(s) you like the look of, as a Linux user.

I like to imagine that it fscks with someone at Microsoft's Bing usage stats...
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Fixing locale en_GB to give Monday as first day of the week

Posted 05-13-2011 at 07:54 AM by catkin
Updated 05-19-2011 at 04:30 AM by catkin (Was fixing the "ain't broke" and doing so badly)

Entry deleted -- it was fixing the "ain't broke" and doing so badly.
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Exporting Outlook calendar as .ical/ics

Posted 05-13-2011 at 07:36 AM by catkin
Tags ical, ics, outlook


This falls into two steps: firstly exporting an Outlook calendar as .ical files and secondly turning those .ical files into a .ics file.

The technique was used with Outlook 2003 running on Windows XP (as part of a migration to Xfce's calendar, Orage). It probably works with other versions and OSes too.

Thanks and acknowledgements to BlueDevilFan who posted the original VBA macro at Experts Exchange where it is no longer visible (but may be...
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