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/bin/echo manual, or how can you help Japan

Posted 03-15-2011 at 03:57 PM by Web31337 (In The Middle Of Nowhere [edK's blog])
Tags life, linux, man, unix

Yea, sort of weird post again, nevertheless, I'll publish this.
I'm worried much about Japan.

I wish everyone will be safe there. I wish this sort of <insert_your_definition> will never ever happen to their place again, and I wish they restore quickly, to even greater state in which Japan ever was before!
I now always think about a place with a blue-blue sky and shining sun in the morning, green leaves on the trees and happy people living there and enjoying their...
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Posted 03-15-2011 at 03:53 PM by drask

Okay, my Ubuntu install has been getting raggedy over time. I've upgraded it a couple of times and that's always iffy, plus our network engineers have been busily tying our shares to both our user and computer active directory entries, which worked for a while under Ubuntu using Likewise-open, but then stopped and I haven't had time to figure out why. So baby with the bathwater style, I decided it was time to jump ship and try Debian. I've always heard good things about that distro even before Ubuntu...
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Pinguy OS 11.04 Pre-Alpha Released

Posted 03-15-2011 at 04:24 AM by sridhar11

Pinguy OS an out-of-the-box working operating system for everyone, not just geeks.This OS is for people that have never used Linux before or for people that just want an out-of-the-box working OS without doing all the tweaks and enhancements that everyone seems to do when installing a fresh copy of Ubuntu or other Linux based Distro's.

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template in vim

Posted 03-15-2011 at 02:36 AM by sumeet inani

I found this ->

I downloaded 4 vimballs namely - lh-map-tools-1.1.2.vba , lh-vim-lib-2.2.4 , searchInRuntime-2.1.8.vba & mu-template-2.2.1.vba
Then opened them in vim & ran
:source %
Now if you create new file ending in c then it will be filled with

  2 /**@file
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usb detection

Posted 03-15-2011 at 02:04 AM by sumeet inani

sudo lshw | grep -i usb
you will see
bus info: usb@1:number_varying_with_port
configuration: driver=usb-storage
Obviously lshw (as super-user) will show all info like serial number,signature,capacity etc. of pendrive
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