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download other distro

Posted 04-19-2011 at 06:47 PM by megasaputra

yesterday, i downloaded other distro. i wanto to try blankon and blankon sajadah. beside that, i also wanto to try edubuntu. i want to compare some distro.
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download opensuse edulife

Posted 04-18-2011 at 06:58 PM by megasaputra

i begin to download linux education. yesterday, i downloaded opensuse edulife. now, i want to install it. i hope, there is no problem installing it. evidently, opensuse edulife is not bigger than opensuse 11.4. it is round about 2 gb. i guess, the file is round about the same with 11.4.
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Posted 04-18-2011 at 12:56 PM by myklmar (Linux Gimux)

Open a text file in CLI

If you are working on the command line and you want an application to open a text file, do it
running a command.
However, this requires you to know the name of the application, which can be difficult to remember,(bad memory!) Especially if you don't know what application it was written in! But Linux has a solution for people like us. Its called gnome-open.

Gnome-open actually makes use of the gnome file handlers to decide what kind...
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Pianobar - Console client for the personalized web radio pandora

Posted 04-18-2011 at 11:47 AM by sridhar11

pianobar is a console client for the personalized web radio pandora.

- play and manage (create, add more music, delete, rename, …) your stations
- rate played songs and let pandora explain why they have been selected
- show upcoming songs/song history
- configure keybindings
- scrobbling support (external application)
- proxy support for listeners outside the USA

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Buying open source?

Posted 04-18-2011 at 11:47 AM by williamfromtexas

Tell me, what's the difference between open source and commercial software?

If you'd have asked me not long ago, I'd say that there's a world of difference between the two, and that they both sat at opposite ends of the software spectrum. "Isn't it BAD," I thought, "to pay for software?"

No!, it seems. The correct answer is that it's perfectly OK to pay for software. ( Open source software at it's heart is a philosophy: it is software which...
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