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Posted 10-14-2015 at 12:48 PM by reykev

I don't see a place to put my image on my profile. Am I missing something?
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My Blog? :)

Posted 10-14-2015 at 12:33 PM by reykev

I didn't know I had one 'till I got an email this morning telling me I did. Cool!

So, I'm an XP refugee, having left the windows pain when they dropped support in May 2014. I got myself a new Linux machine from System 76 with Ubuntu 14.04 LTS installed on it and haven't looked back since.

Yes, there was/is a learning curve for me but I'm very happy with my computer now. I'm learning stuff! I like that. I'm starting to write scripts in the BASH shell. I really...
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AndEX (Android-x86) 5.1.1 Lollipop with GAPPS and kernel 4.0.8 – Build 151010

Posted 10-10-2015 at 11:48 AM by exton (Exton's Blog)
Updated 10-10-2015 at 12:00 PM by exton

NEWS 151010: Build 150916 has been replaced by Build 151010, which is totally error-free and has some extra features.

COMPARISON with my previous Build from 150916
News in Build 151010: Most important is that Build 151010 can run and be installed in VirtualBox and VMware. Also that OpenGL ES hardware acceleration for Intel/AMD (radeon) and Nvidia (nouveau) chipsets is enabled. Ive also added the Twitter and Viber apps. Very useful apps (I think).

MORE NEWS 151010...
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Skype and Viber apps in my KitKat Build 7 150721

Posted 10-08-2015 at 04:32 AM by exton (Exton's Blog)

I just want to share that I have “discovered” that Skype and Viber can be installed and used without problems in “my” Android x86 system KitKat Build 7 from 150721. These are pretty awesome apps, wouldn’t you agree?

Screenshot of the Desktop with Skype and Viber icons
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Terminal with similar keybindings to kwrite / kate / gedit / html text fields?

Posted 10-06-2015 at 09:04 PM by the dsc (linux-related notes)
Updated 01-13-2016 at 05:02 AM by the dsc (alternative solution)

EDIT: As it turns out, it's not really needed.

With control+x+e your current command line will be opened with the $EDITOR application. From there you edit freely, then you save it, and as you exit, it will run.

I think the text editor Nedit is an excellent $EDITOR to have for that. It uses the tcl/tk toolkit (or actually motiff, if it's not the same thing),...
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