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Another classic support call

Posted 02-03-2010 at 12:01 AM by jcoleman

My wife fielded a call from a friend the other day needing help with her machine. My wife was patiently going through the things she knew and told our friend to "press enter". On the other end of the phone she hears, P-R-E-S-S E-N-T-E-R. (the friend was typing press enter). The Mrs. now has a better "feel" of what tech people go through; I nearly fell off my chair laughing.
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Installing latest version of firefox

Posted 02-02-2010 at 04:26 PM by raju.mopidevi
Updated 02-02-2010 at 05:49 PM by raju.mopidevi
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The default installation of firefox may or may not be latest version. If you want to use latest version of firefox, then download firefox source ( i.e tar.gz ) files from this location.

Download the latest version of firefox releases from ftp site: ftp://ftp.mozilla.org/pub/firefox/releases/

suppose if the firefox version is 3.5.6 then the file name is like firefox-3.5.6.tar.bz2 This file consists of firefox source files under "firefox" directory. Now we can copy...
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The Life explained from Linux point of view

Posted 02-02-2010 at 09:30 AM by Web31337 (In The Middle Of Nowhere [edK's blog])
Updated 03-02-2010 at 08:14 PM by Web31337

Yet another portion of philosophy. If you are not interested, don't read or comment this entry.

Source: http://web31337.org/life-as-in-linux.html
Duplicated here.

Most of us wondering "what is Life? How to deal with it?" I will try to give you an answer on this topic.

I came back to these thoughs yesterday, when I was looking through Durian Open Movie project, a movie that is going to be done with Blender opensource rendering software....
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ArchBang Live CD 1.03

Posted 02-02-2010 at 12:51 AM by ~sHyLoCk~

Originally Posted : Here


ArchBang LIVE CD = Arch Linux w/ OpenBox (inspired from #!) so ArchBang!!!

Project started by: Willxtreme

Project Thread: http://bbs.archlinux.org/viewtopic.php?id=89627&p=1

My contribution: Building the x86_64 version.

Currently we are planning on 1.04 release where we want to present an installer. So, for now it’s...
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Call me Dee, Dee Lishus that is.

Posted 02-01-2010 at 08:00 PM by Mr-Bisquit

Can't argue with the truth.
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