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Posted 03-25-2009 at 11:14 PM by thebusker

Right-o,

Been tackling this Linux beast for some days now, and I have settled on Debian.

I don't have sound and I don't have internet, but I have Linux. It's a start.

This whole thing began as some sort of immersion therapy attempt to learn C. Got myself a K&R, a Debian Distro and have just downloaded Emacs with my *cough* Vista box.

The plan is to work my way through K&R, get my audio and net up with some help from LQ, et.al.,...
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New Blinkenlights III: Blinkenlights on Ice!

Posted 03-25-2009 at 03:31 PM by chexmix
Updated 03-25-2009 at 03:32 PM by chexmix (adding to proper category (I need to remember to do this!))

I got wireless working on the Asus 1000HE. It was pretty easy: I installed the madwifi drivers and -tools from slackbuilds.org, as well as wicd from the Slackware /extra repository, rebooted and ...

... when I brought up XFCE, there was a new icon in the upper right corner of my screen. In seconds I was connected to my work network. Nice!!
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New Blinkenlights II: Blinkenlights vs. Predator

Posted 03-25-2009 at 11:58 AM by chexmix
Updated 03-25-2009 at 12:00 PM by chexmix (added to proper category)

Waaaallll, I now have Slackware 12.2 installed on the Netbook. My promise to keep (and then post) an exhaustive record came to naught, mainly because the process was a tissue of error (e.g. kinda boring unless you are interested in items like "the Slackware CD #2 I burned appeared to have corrupted sectors on it" or "the thing boots so damned fast that I have to be ultrafast to get into the BIOS screens before bloody Windows takes over").

I tried AlienBob's method...
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The Sphynx & viruscomix

Posted 03-25-2009 at 10:01 AM by archtoad6
Updated 04-28-2011 at 08:15 AM by archtoad6 (New Sphynx (2))

I recently followed a link to viruscomix in a post here @LQ, there I discovered a set of (then) 10, now 17 so far, strips featuring "The Sphynx". The premise being how would the Sphinx of the OEdipus legend function in modern society. I wanted to keep a list of them:
  1. OEdipus Redux (oedipus redux) == (4: Oedipus Redux) [Sphynx I]
  2. The Further Adventures of The Sphynx (not really) == (23: Sphynx II)
  3. Friday Evening with The Sphynx (monsters playing poker) == (42:
...
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lq

Posted 03-24-2009 at 01:42 PM by Вячеслав
Updated 03-01-2013 at 10:56 AM by Вячеслав

Slackware 12

Slackbook на русском языке: Основы Slackware Linux

l12n
Русский язык для KDE:
SlackDVD/slackware/kdei/
k3b-i18n-1.0.2-noarch-1.tgz
kde-i18n-ru-3.5.7-noarch-1.tgz
koffice-l10n-ru-1.6.3-noarch-1.tgz

SlackDVD/extra/aspell-word-lists/
aspell-ru-0.99f7_1-noarch-4.tgz

Монтирование SlackDVD: mount -t iso9660 -r /dev/cdrom /mnt/cdrom
umount /mnt/cdrom

Локализаця...
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