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Brew your first java application on Linux

Posted 08-07-2010 at 04:21 AM by

Java uses the slogan “Create once and run everywhere” , means absolutely platform independent..!!

It consists of a programming language, utility programs and a run time environment.A Java program can be developed on one computer and run on any other computer with the correct run time. There are two types of java programs those are java applets and servlets.

Linux having its own popularity, java on Linux server provides the makes superior combination. Java...
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Grokking Debian GNU/Linux

Posted 08-06-2010 at 02:58 AM by craigevil (craigevil's random words of wisdom)
Updated 06-14-2012 at 04:37 AM by craigevil (added link)

Before asking here or on the <debian-user> mailing list, you should read the Installation Guide,
or if you already have Debian installed, the Debian Reference.
Also take the time to read:
Linux is NOT Windows :
What we expect you have already Done. :

Please read "How To Ask Questions The Smart Way" -
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Debian Lenny Newbie

Posted 08-04-2010 at 03:56 AM by wolfflow

Just to inform about what linux OS I use and some additional configuration information.

Processor : 2x Intel(R) Core(TM)2 Duo CPU E4500 @ 2.20GHz
Memory : 3370MB (773MB used)
Operating System : Debian GNU/Linux 5.0.5
User Name : root (root)
Date/Time : Wed Aug 4 10:42:39 2010

Resolution : 1400x1050 pixels
OpenGL Renderer : Unknown
X11 Vendor : The X.Org Foundation...
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GCstar - An application for managing your movie/games collection

Posted 08-04-2010 at 02:23 AM by sridhar11

GCstar is a free open source application for managing your collections. Detailed information on each item can be
automatically retrieved from the internet and you can store additional data, such as the location or who you’ve
lent it to. You may also search and filter your collection by many criteria.

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QGIS and GDAL SlackBuilds, again

Posted 08-03-2010 at 06:04 AM by 55020

Quantum GIS (QGIS) has a new version 1.5.0, and so I've now submitted a revised SlackBuild to It should show up some time in the next week or two.

Note that there is a new dependency. You need to install QWT (yes, SBo has a SlackBuild for that) before building the new version of QGIS. Well, you don't absolutely have to have QWT, but if you don't have QWT there will be reduced functionality in QGIS - for example, the new Live GPS Tracking will be missing.
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