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ExTiX 14.1 Light, build 140515, with Razor-qt and kernel 3.15.0-0-exton

Posted 05-15-2014 at 03:00 PM by exton (Exton's Blog)

NEWS ABOUT ExTiX 14.1 Light build 140515

I’ve made a new lighter version of ExTiX 14.1. It uses Razor-qt as Desktop Environment, Slim as Login Manager and kernel 3.15.0-0-exton. (Razor-qt is an advanced, easy-to-use, and fast desktop environment based on Qt technologies. It has been tailored for users who value simplicity, speed, and an intuitive interface).

Screenshot of the live Desktop in ExTiX 14.1 Light with Razor-qt 0.5.2

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blinky blinky blinky

Posted 05-15-2014 at 01:31 AM by rocket357 (Musings on technology, philosophy, and life in the corporate world)

Bought a beaglebone black.

And a bunch of LEDs, resistors, jumpers and a breadboard. Time for a little fun.

Installed OpenBSD-5.5 on the beaglebone (tried running CURRENT...ouch. Compiling on this thing hurts because the sd card is so incredibly slow...probably my fault, as I used a cheap class 4 micro sd...).

Wired up a simple circuit and started gpioctl'ing pins. Hrmmm. Nothing works. Perform OpenBSD-project problem remediation:

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Logrotate - Not Just for the System

Posted 05-13-2014 at 01:26 PM by rtmistler
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I've seen a few threads about logrotate. Two thread types I've noticed are:
  1. Persons not understanding logrotate and how to use it
  2. Persons not happy with logrotate and it's normal means of operation - mainly because they'd like to use it for something other than the system log files.
My intentions here are to cover the second case however I will start describing a bit about logrotate and how to use it. So those who are new to logrotate and seeking some guidance, the general overview section...
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Chromebook Acer C710-2457

Posted 05-12-2014 at 09:11 PM by rokytnji
Updated 06-27-2014 at 11:23 PM by rokytnji

New Netbook

Quote:
Product Specifications

Screen Size: 11.6"
Screen Resolution: 1366 x 768
Processor Type: Intel
Processor Model: Celeron 847
Processor Speed: 1.1GHz
Processor Core: Dual-core
Cache: 2MB
Operating System: Chrome OS
System Memory (RAM): 4GB
RAM Expandable To: 4GB
Type of Memory (RAM): DDR3
Hard Drive Type: SSD
Hard Drive Size: 16GB
Hard Drive RPM: Not Available
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LFA 14.04 (Linux For All) build 140511

Posted 05-11-2014 at 02:25 PM by exton (Exton's Blog)

The system is a remaster of Ubuntu 14.04 – codenamed Trusty Tahr, released April 17, 2014. The original system includes the Desktop Environment Unity (Ubuntu). I have added LXDE,Razor-qt and XBMC (An award-winning free and open source (GPL) software media player and entertainment hub for digital media) as alternatives, so that everyone on the spot (during live operation) can compare the different four Desktop Environments. The system language is ENGLISH.

PROGRAM content etc
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