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SSH remote control fedora 14.

Posted 08-23-2011 at 05:04 AM by brave heart
Updated 08-25-2011 at 10:09 PM by brave heart

Key point---enable ssh, samba services in firewall settings.
And basicly don't forget to start ssh service also.
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Google translate in the command line revisited.

Posted 08-22-2011 at 10:25 PM by peonuser
Updated 08-22-2011 at 10:27 PM by peonuser

Borrowed a little code.

$ ./ "el toro" es en
the bull

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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Upgrading CentOS to 5.6

Posted 08-22-2011 at 08:50 PM by blue_print

If you have CentOS 5.5 of lower of this version installed, please take the backup anything you care about it.Then, you can update it to 5.6 using the steps given here.
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How To Send & Receive Files on Blackberry [BB<->Phone; BB<->PC]

Posted 08-21-2011 at 01:48 PM by jay_pablo_69
Updated 08-21-2011 at 01:49 PM by jay_pablo_69


I know you might wonder why I'm posting this here. But I have been trying to do this for some hours and finally got it. But before then, I searched the web and could not find an easier way to send all kinds of files (texts, media, even unknown files). I'm running Ubuntu 11.04, using Blueman 1.21-4 bluetooth manager and I did this with a BB Curve 8520 (but this method will surely work for any bluetooth software, device, phone or PC).

In Linux, after setting up &...
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Fixing the annoying firefox' associations issue once and for all

Posted 08-19-2011 at 03:49 PM by the dsc (linux-related notes)

Probably affects all gecko-derived browsers, like iceape, kazehakase, epiphany, namoroka, whatever. May be exclusively a KDE-derived problem though, I don't know.

Sometimes, for some reason, the system decides that you probably want to open downloaded PDFs, from iceweasel's/firefox' downloads window, with krita or gimp, programs that won't open PDFs at all. It's really confusing because you even have a correct, pdf-reader application set as default in other parts of the system (file...
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