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Posted 02-19-2010 at 03:07 AM by ofaring (Debian, This That and the Other)

Yeah. There's no question. I think that I like computers too much. But not the new stuff, and certainly not the iPhone. I like the old stuff. Which is probably why I've started to play with NetBSD.

Let me tell you, it's one damn interesting OS. I know; there are some predicting their doom any day now, and NetBSD certainly could use some more developers/resources, but that doesn't change the fascination level. Or the fact that it clearly outperforms (subjectively) Debian on more than...
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No sound

Posted 02-18-2010 at 11:01 PM by gonly

I am running PCLOS 07 version. For some reason, there is nor sound on youtube or espn 360. It is Dell Optiflex 240 I think, no sound sound card just straight from the PC. any help would be greatly appreciated ! thankz Gonly
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PHP security

Posted 02-18-2010 at 01:53 PM by Web31337 (In The Middle Of Nowhere [edK's blog])
Tags php, security

I've been helping out my buddy to get his site more secure.
He wrote a small news-site and made many mistakes there, most of them was related to security.
Just a same old mistakes when you forget to filter user input.
Suggest you to read this simple guide I wrote recently. It's a good point to start securing your web applications.
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Ubuntu 9 on iMac via Parallels 5

Posted 02-18-2010 at 09:55 AM by macewan

Couldn't sleep last night so I installed Ubuntu 9 on my iMac.
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It's all a fashion show (or, forget the conventional wisdom)...

Posted 02-17-2010 at 03:51 PM by Lufbery (The Slacker's Blog)

Once again, somebody had criticized a new GNU/Linux distribution for not being friendly enough to new users. This time the target is RMS's Mostly Slax, and the person criticizing is Bruce Byfield in this blog post.

As I understand it, the distribution has been pulled for now. But my comments here are more on Byfield's points of criticism. Specifically, this statement bothers me:

However, Slax is not exactly the first name that comes to mind if you are asked
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