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How to type in marathi language or rather in any language?

Posted 02-26-2011 at 09:52 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
Posted in Microsft, Windows
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Yet another commented example of why nada

Posted 02-26-2011 at 08:13 AM by AGer (Void cries or bashing time)

As we all know, the Linux desktop share is flat since 2004. Yet another example of why it is so follows.

I have the latest Ubuntu in a VM and update it occasionally. Right now it asks for permission to install 115 updates and download 1 MB. OK, granted.

Unfortunately, there are 5 (five) packages that are missing on the mirror it uses. So, it tries to download them, creates a list of 5 "404 - not found" errors, recommends to check the Internet connection(!),...
Posted in Uncategorized
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Slackware-13.1-Hacks-USB Installer

Posted 02-25-2011 at 12:24 PM by arniekat

Creating A Slackware USB Flash Disk Installer

This can be used to install Slackware to a netbook. What this does is create a bootable USB Flash Drive with all the packages needed for installation. You only need a 2Gb Flash Stick to create the installer including the packages.
NOTE-You will need an existing Slackware machine to create a USB Installation Stick!
On a Slackware Desktop, I started with a 4Gb Flash Disk plugged into a USB port. When it shows up on your desktop,...
LQ Newbie
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SATA driver for RHEL 4 installation

Posted 02-25-2011 at 02:48 AM by redhatarun


HOw do i extract SATA driver from RHEL 5
LQ Newbie
Posted in Uncategorized
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Random thoughts

Posted 02-24-2011 at 08:06 PM by Emerald-Rose

Got bored while while trying to get my games working in ubuntu and decided to write a blog. Who knows, some of this may actually be useful to people. I guess my first random thought is the loooooooong chain of events that led me to become a Linux user. Now during the course of this chain i shall number the times i screw up, so let's see how big of a clusterfuck this was. Instead of getting a computer i KNEW could do what i wanted from a site like iBuypower, i bought an Acer to game and practice...
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