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error in installing openoffice

Posted 03-10-2010 at 10:37 AM by wa1961

Hi all

I tried to install openoffice because I need Impress (powerpoint). But when I tape yum install*
I got this error :

Error: Missing Dependency: is needed by package abrt-1.0.8-2.fc12.i686 (updates)
Error: Missing Dependency: is needed by package abrt-1.0.8-2.fc12.i686 (updates-testing)
Error: Missing Dependency: is needed by package abrt-1.0.8-2.fc12.i686 (updates)
Error: Missing...
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Wow. Linux has come a LONG way since Slackware 3.2

Posted 03-09-2010 at 12:35 PM by Raveolution

Yeah, that's when I started using Linux. Since then I've been on Slackware up to 9.1, and then mainly Redhat from then on, stopping at about RedHat 9 and then jumping back on around Fedora 7, then off again around Fedora 9, and now I'm running a fully upgraded install of Fedora 12. Well, it'll be fully upgraded when I reboot, which I am want to do whenever a kernel or X upgrade occurs. Other than that, it's been six SOLID weeks since I've booted this comp into Windows, and three days as far as my...
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Microsoft spends $2bn trying to buy a verb.

Posted 03-08-2010 at 02:08 PM by dsmyth
Updated 03-08-2010 at 02:17 PM by dsmyth

Ok before beginning lets clear something up...

I don't hate Microsoft; but that doesn't mean I like them either. All the big $ companies out there are all the same. Apple and Sony they are as bad as each other... anyway...

Tell you what I do hate though... Marketing Departments... and Microsofts Marketing Department are at it again this time prompting the bing search engine...

$2bn they have spent trying to buy the verb for searching the internet; also...
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FBReader - e-book reader for Linux desktops

Posted 03-08-2010 at 03:40 AM by sridhar11

FBReader is an e-book reader. It currently works on the Sharp Zaurus, Siemens Simpad with Opensimpad ROM, Nokia
Internet Tablet (Maemo platform), Archos PMA430, Motorola E680i/A780/A1200 smartphones, PepperPad 3, Asus Eee PC,
IRex iLiad, UMPC, and desktop computers running Linux, Windows XP/Vista, or FreeBSD. It supports several e-book
formats: epub, plucker, palmdoc, zTXT, HTML, CHM, fb2, TCR (psion text), OEB, OpenReader, RTF, non-DRM'ed Mobipocket, and plain text. ...
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Ubuntu 10.04 (Lucid) Alpha 3 Screenshots Gallery (Updated with new wallpaper,theme)

Posted 03-08-2010 at 03:39 AM by sridhar11

The Ubuntu developers are moving quickly to bring you the absolute latest and greatest software the Open Source community has to offer. The Lucid Lynx Alpha 3 is the third alpha release of Ubuntu 10.04, bringing with it the earliest new features for the next version of Ubuntu.

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