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VirtulBox in My Experience

Posted 05-20-2010 at 01:19 PM by saia (Pikirkan!)
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Finally, my openSUSE 11.2 can run virtualbox well. For some reason it just happened after I uninstall Xen from my system. VirtualBox can walk away without any additional configuration (other than adding my user account on the user group virtualbox .. ahaha.. )

With 500 GB hard drive, I started using virtualbox. Generally, a system that I do is for the server. I practice what has been gained from the classes I attended.

It was very helpful, which I...
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Ask not what Linux can do for you...

Posted 05-20-2010 at 11:27 AM by rich_c

Over the past week or so a few things have come along, like the tone of some forum threads for example, that lead me to wonder if the general public are ready for Linux on the Desktop. (Note, not the other way around!) In fact, Linux on the Desktop is just one part of it. Are people outside of the FOSS community able to understand what the community is about and are they able to interact with it without firmly putting their feet in their mouths and upsetting/angering everyone involved?
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Virtualbox 3.2 released and Ubuntu installation instructions included

Posted 05-20-2010 at 02:39 AM by sridhar11

The VirtualBox team released a significant new version of Oracle VM VirtualBox(TM), its high performance,cross-platform virtualization software. VirtualBox 3.2, the first Oracle branded release since the acquisition of Sun Microsystems, Inc by Oracle Corp. earlier this year, contains many innovative new features which deliver further significant improvements in performance, power and supported guest operating system platforms.

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Reinstalled GRUB 2 to the MBR

Posted 05-17-2010 at 10:04 AM by ddalley

I'm not sure what happened to make LinuxMint 8 stop working the way it did, but I finally got both installs working again by reinstalling GRUB 2.

Pretty scary stuff to just turn on the computer one morning and not have an OS.
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GNOME Shell vs. the Terminal

Posted 05-16-2010 at 12:32 PM by Kenny_Strawn (Kenny the one-teen comittee to stamp out Proprietary $uckware)

I have seen posts to LQ that confuse the Terminal with GNOME Shell. They are two totally different things.

Let me tell you: GNOME Shell, which differs from gnome-terminal, is the proposed UI for version 3.0 of the GNOME desktop. Let me post a few screenshots:
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