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Fighting with vmware-server 1.0 and it's modules

Posted 12-13-2009 at 08:15 PM by Web31337 (In The Middle Of Nowhere [edK's blog])

I had that idea of running vmware-server on linux long time ago, but since i failed to build vmware-modules on my debian i forgot that.
today when i powered on my gentoo server again i decided to try installing it there. why there? well, firstly, because it's a separate server, so i won't load my own computer with virtual machine. secondary is because it's gentoo, and it doesn't require me to know anything to build kernel(especially if i already had one running, built by me previously with...
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Pimp my Slack!

Posted 12-12-2009 at 08:08 PM by ~sHyLoCk~
Updated 12-18-2009 at 05:01 AM by ~sHyLoCk~

Originally posted in my Blog.
I am a KDE fan. Besides the eye-candy, I love the KDE apps. They are much better at functionality than their Gnome counterparts, e.g-> Brasero in Gnome has caused a lot of burn failures, whereas K3b is just perfect. Gnome just gets in your way of doing things. Anyway, this article is about what I did with my default Slackware install to make it more beautiful. Before I proceed...
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Why Linux is and always will be at 1% of desktops

Posted 12-11-2009 at 05:10 PM by AGer (Void cries or bashing time)

Simple. It is its nature. Let me tell you how a Windows user sees it.

Linux is a toy for developers who rely on somebody else to package their produce for users. Unfortunately, humanity does not have enough man power to do that. For example, consider Ruby coming to Windows.

It used to be simple - I download the Ruby source, compile it, and see how good the language is. Next day I find out that gem does not work - no zlib found at compile time. I add zlib, recompile...
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Linux Malware.

Posted 12-10-2009 at 02:46 PM by rich_c

If you Google ‘Gnome Look malware’ you’ll get numerous results pointing to articles about a screen saver that was available for download from which contained malware designed to mount a DOS attack against certain World Of Warcraft related sites, I believe. No doubt there will be many Microsoft shills, fanbois and astroturfer types who’ll try to take great delight in the existence of Linux malware.

There are some points that need to be taken into consideration though....
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PGA - Pretty Good Anonymity

Posted 12-10-2009 at 04:08 AM by Web31337 (In The Middle Of Nowhere [edK's blog])

a note i found on my archive while was making a cleanup on my HDDs.
written about 2 months ago.
i guess it might be useful for someone =) from what i can say i use that PGA for a long time already. it is slow of course, but it is like a gift for paranoid users =)
proxychains + ssh = Pretty Good Anonymity(let's just name it PGA? ;) )
How to make PGA in five steps
by edK

You -> SSH(s)...
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