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xrandr multi

Posted 08-17-2010 at 01:16 PM by jere21
Updated 08-17-2010 at 02:47 PM by jere21

/usr/local/bin/xrandr_TV_dual.sh:
Code:
xrandr \
  --output LVDS1 --mode 1280x800 --primary \
  --output TV1 --mode 640x480 --rate 25 --right-of LVDS1 --set mode PAL
/usr/local/bin/xrandr_VGA_dual.sh:
Code:
#If command fails, readd mode and try again
xrandr \
  --output LVDS1 --mode 1280x800 \
  --output VGA1 --mode 1280x1024 --rate 75 --above LVDS1 --primary ||
(
xrandr --newmode 1280x1024 138.75  1280 1368 1504 1728  1024 1027 1034
...
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livehelper Debian rescue image

Posted 08-17-2010 at 01:12 PM by jere21
Updated 08-17-2010 at 01:14 PM by jere21

Code:
lh config \
 --architecture amd64 \
 --packages-lists rescue \
 --distribution squeeze \
 --binary-images iso \
 --debian-installer false \
 --language en \
 --bootappend-live "locale=en_US.UTF-8 keyb=de" &&
sudo lh build
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exim4 with smtp googlemail on Debian Squeeze

Posted 08-17-2010 at 12:43 PM by jere21
Updated 10-03-2010 at 05:07 PM by jere21

Send a test mail
Code:
$ mail test@example.com
[...]
.
Mail will be From: [username on localhost] <googleusername@googlemail.com>
Mail will often be dumped, if recipient is not googleusername@googlemail.com

Code:
$ dpkg -l "exim4*"|grep ^ii
ii  exim4               4.72-1  metapackage to ease Exim MTA (v4) installation
ii  exim4-base          4.72-1  support files for all Exim MTA (v4) packages
ii  exim4-config        4.72-1
...
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Make performous Debian packages from current developer source code

Posted 08-17-2010 at 12:31 PM by jere21
Updated 02-17-2011 at 03:01 AM by jere21

Built the package locally
This uses the official Debian packaging statically.
  1. Change to your working directory and remember it
    Code:
    DIR="$(pwd)"
  2. Clone upstream git repository
    Code:
    cd $DIR
    git clone git://git.performous.org/gitroot/performous/performous
  3. Tell git-buildpackage where the upstream branch is
    Code:
    cd $DIR/performous/
    cat <<EOF > .git/gbp.conf
    [DEFAULT]
    # this is the upstream branch:
    upstream=origin
...
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Streamlining the process of uploading

Posted 08-17-2010 at 11:21 AM by sag47
Updated 08-17-2010 at 11:24 AM by sag47

Today I had to zip up about 50 folders and upload them to a software directory for my work. That's a huge hassle and they didn't need to be in any particular order. The names of the zip files had to be the same name as the folder so that made my life easier. I zipped them all, moved them into a filestoupload folder and then uploaded them.

A process which would have taken 10-20 minutes on a Windows machine took less than a minute of my precious time on my Linux box. For most of...
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