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Listen to it instead of read it.

Posted 11-17-2010 at 03:34 AM by peonuser
Updated 11-19-2010 at 06:29 PM by peonuser

I could not see spending $150 or more for an ereader, when I already have a laptop. But I did want a more portable way to use the files. This is what I came up with.

Just a thought....

sudo apt-get install xpdf
# or your equivalent.

pdftotext inputfile.pdf outputfile.txt

# Optional: split the text file into smaller portions if you want to.

text2wave < outputfile.txt > file.wav

# test file

aplay...
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ubuntu crashed

Posted 11-17-2010 at 12:16 AM by sinvikram

i have been using ubuntu 9.10 karmic koala since past one and half year.Day before yesterday it was working fine ,but when i started it again in evening it was not able to log in my account.i have lots of very important data on mu hard disk and i cannot afford to loose it at any cost,its so valuable for me.its a kind request to all the volunteers if they can help me rectify this problem as soon as possible.i am able to use the computer by booting from the ubuntu cd and using net.plz help me....
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ubuntu crashed

Posted 11-17-2010 at 12:16 AM by sinvikram

i have been using ubuntu 9.10 karmic koala since past one and half year.Day before yesterday it was working fine ,but when i started it again in evening it was not able to log in my account.i have lots of very important data on mu hard disk and i cannot afford to loose it at any cost,its so valuable for me.its a kind request to all the volunteers if they can help me rectify this problem as soon as possible.i am able to use the computer by booting from the ubuntu cd and using net.plz help me....
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Rootkit Hunter 1.3.8 release

Posted 11-16-2010 at 07:48 PM by unSpawn

The Rootkit Hunter project team is pleased to announce the release of Rootkit Hunter 1.3.8.

The change log lists 24 bug fixes, 29 changes and 18 new items. Naming a few:

* Whitelist rootkit strings (RTKT_FILE_WHITELIST).
* Whitelist items not always present (EXISTWHITELIST).
* Whitelist combined pathname and port number (PORT_WHITELIST).
* Added Whirlpool and Ripemd160 hashes to file properties check.
* Support for DragonFly...
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Oh well.....

Posted 11-16-2010 at 11:01 AM by peonuser
Updated 11-16-2010 at 11:05 AM by peonuser

Doing some duplicate instructables for both linux and mswindows xp. Unfortunately, I ran out of space on the minuscule 6 gig hard drive xp box. Have a larger drive to image to, but that project is not critical. It can wait.

Reactos is not too bad of an alternative for older computers for an operating system. It's free and a lot of mswindows open source software will run on it. People can also use what they already know as an intermediate step to linux.

Watching the...
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