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RE: Steam: Possible Linux Client in the future? Continued

Posted 05-12-2010 at 04:51 PM by Seph64 (Seph64's Lair)

Steam for OS X has arrived (with Portal being the only Source game available atm). And still no official word from Valve concerning a possible Linux port of Steam and Source.

However, that does not stop phoronix and other online news sites from reporting that Valve has confirmed a Linux client (without a source).

http://www.phoronix.com/scan.php?pag...ement&num=1%22

Whatever happened to proper journalism? Where they...
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Life's difficult questions and situations.

Posted 05-12-2010 at 10:30 AM by Mr-Bisquit

Q1. Do you know the difference between your arse and a hole in the ground?
If you can wear it as a hat, it's your arse.
Q2 What's the difference between shit and shinola?
If it didn't come out of your hat, it's shinola.
Q3 Do I shit or go blind?
You need to take off your hat or you will go blind.
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Developers

Posted 05-12-2010 at 01:27 AM by ddalley
Updated 05-12-2010 at 09:58 AM by ddalley

Until developers of programs, such as Vuze and TeamSpeak, improve the ease of installing and updating their own programs, Linux will never rule the computing world or the hearts of its users.

Also, the cryptic, snide replies from smartasses who think they are helping people who are struggling with Linux needs to stop, too. I'm not talking about anyone here, but when I do a web search and read through some of those comments, I just have to shake my head. (I am glad to have a forum...
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How to save your rpm's for future reuse in Mandriva. p10 of 10

Posted 05-12-2010 at 12:23 AM by GlennsPref

Code:
	Now the reason I written this is because of a sed trick I found that converts the list to
 something urpmi can work with, This process is not completed yet, more things will occur to me as
 time rolls on, 

Code:
#!/bin/zsh 
echo "Create a space-separated-list from top-down list with preceeding chars." 
cd ~/build 

echo "remove old files" 
rm -f ~/build/file2.txt 
rm -f ~/build/file3.txt
...
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How to save your rpm's for future reuse in Mandriva. p9 of 10

Posted 05-12-2010 at 12:22 AM by GlennsPref

Code:
	The next task is to update the external rpm repo data-bases....

Code:
#! /bin/zsh 
#echo "/home/glenn/bin/backup-rpms" 
echo "/home/glenn/build/rpms/update-rpm-database" 
echo  "Called from, ~/bin/backup-rpms" 
echo 
echo 
echo 
echo 
echo "updating urpmi rpm database....." 
echo 
echo 
echo 
#echo "urpmi.update local repos" 
#sudo urpmi.update
...
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