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Interesting night

Posted 11-18-2010 at 11:08 AM by Vegan
Updated 11-18-2010 at 11:11 AM by Vegan

So last night i installed CentOS 5.5.
Installed fine, booted up, spent a few hours trying to set up my dual monitor display to no avail.
With CentOS each time you make a change to the display you have to restart X window system. Which is a pain is the a$$ by the way.
So after a few hours of fiddling with Xorg files, and seeing that CentOS looks a lot like wi98 as far as graphics, i booted back to my fedora and erased what i had just install.

Afterwards, i tried install...
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When configured, ns found the right version of tclsh in /root/ns-allinone-2.28/ bin/tclsh8.4 but it

Posted 11-17-2010 at 08:00 PM by ghani143

Hello ns-users,
I had looged in some comments in some of files like etc.When i executed the script,the statements used to
appear.Butdue to some problems,i deleted existing
nsallinone-2.28 directory and re installed ns2.28 as given in the
website.Now before all path settings are done also if i run ns %
appears.Iam not able to figure out the
problem.Also statement- "When configured, ns found the right version...
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Posted 11-17-2010 at 05:17 PM by brianL
Updated 11-17-2010 at 05:19 PM by brianL
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Well, something's gone drastically wrong with my SheevaPlug. I don't know what I did, if I did anything, to cause it. About a couple of weeks ago, I booted up into ARMedslack on the SD card, and instead of the expected Slackware login prompt, I got this:
After running ls and ls /bin, I realised I was in BusyBox. WTF! I tried rebooting - same again. I tried resetting some environment variables from the SheevaPlug prompt, re-entering those from the ARMedslack installation notes -...
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Stop being a chameleon

Posted 11-17-2010 at 05:06 PM by beetleman64 (Sensible World of Linux)

I was reading in the latest issue of Linux Format about a thing called Parallax. This is essentially a technology which will allow for facial and bodily recognition and will react to various movements. For example, if you lean back in your chair whilst watching a video, the video may become full screen. Or, should you stray away from your desk, notifications will appear larger, or the volume will increase. The ability to use facial recognition for login is fairly obvious.

This represents...
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First Post to blog

Posted 11-17-2010 at 02:44 PM by Vegan

Never even glanced at a blog before...
So i guess i will start one.

Last night i deleted my windows 7 partition finally cutting the ties to that retched OS, if you can even call it an OS anymore.

Pictures here

So as of now i have my Fedora 13 on my computer and that is it. Fedora has treated me very well, ever since core 4.

I will be installing...
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