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Snow, Snow & more snow!

Posted 11-21-2015 at 10:40 AM by onebuck
Updated 11-21-2015 at 10:41 AM by onebuck (typo)


I woke up this mourning to find over 3" snow fall today. Too much too early, just playing a round of golf here last week and it was 60 with slight wind. Now its 30 expecting another 1" or more. Glad I got most of my outside work done earlier this week. Since my move from the farm into town it seems that my to-do list is bigger than anything while on the farm. I had a routine on the farm to get all the chores done so there were not many minor to-do that accumulated....
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trying vitualization kvm libvirt virsh virt-viewer

Posted 11-20-2015 at 05:27 AM by translator1111 (CLI is your friend)

A couple of weeks ago a recruiter found my profile in the web and contacted me for a job as Linux Administrator.
He asked me about my server and was very surprised that I had not tried virtualization.
I answerd that I did not any need to have a virtualization as I did not have any Windows installed in any computer at home.
I did not understand the power of virtualization then.

Last weekend I had some time and decided to start with virtualization....
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restoring the configurations of a GNU/Linux system with git

Posted 11-18-2015 at 01:16 AM by jheengut

As a Slackware user, I tend to customise my configurations file a lot, ie the files in /etc. I try to avoid using programs that write into /etc, this helps to have a certain consistency among my configured files. This also has the advantage to understand and optimise for performance and speed while leveraging the work load to a minimal effect.
In view of this methodology, I proposed to myself to setup up a git repository hosted under /etc and I performed this action on all three of my computers...
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Multimedia Framework

Posted 11-17-2015 at 06:59 PM by ernestto
Updated 11-17-2015 at 07:04 PM by ernestto

Im testing MLT multimedia framework,
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ArchEX Dual (Arch Linux) Live DVD with kernel 4.2.5-1-ARCH

Posted 11-17-2015 at 01:56 AM by exton (Exton's Blog)
Updated 11-19-2015 at 12:48 PM by exton (More INFO)

WHAT IS ArchEX dual?
ArchEX 64bit/32bit dual is a new (151117) Linux live DVD based on Arch Linux. Arch motto is KISS (Keep It Simple Stupid). ArchEX uses kernel 4.2.5-1-ARCH and the LXDE Desktop environment.

NEWS 151118: How to install ArchEX 64bit or 32bit to a USB stick with persistence
Today (151118) Ive discovered a way to install ArchEX to a USB stick and enjoy persistence. I.e. all your system changes will be saved directly on the stick. Read my instruction.
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