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Obsession with Linux? not me!

Posted 04-05-2009 at 08:46 AM by uinseann
Updated 04-05-2009 at 09:20 AM by uinseann

My wife has her own laptop. She uses that other operating system we all hear about! We have two desks side by side with a laptop each, and I also have a desktop computer, mainly because I use the two dvd drives a lot, plus I don't really like laptops, it's there to surf with.

We don't have wireless, I don't see the need, as we only use this room for the computers, there's no need to take them anywhere. As I said I use Linux and she uses that other ... What gets me is the fact that...
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Sunflower seeds

Posted 04-04-2009 at 08:17 PM by emptyspaceenterprises

Hello folks,

I hope you have come closer to perfection. Never_the_less. Here goes.
I tried to keep some notes but it takes time to take a look at them. So partly,this is a winger(besides it
is my weekly happy hour). First, let me say , a vegitarian may be a poor hunter but probably he/she is
after a much different game. And also . I hope Semper Fi is short for : I will be faithful to the concepts
of Liberty and Justice.

DellXP is my solid...
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Hardware update

Posted 04-04-2009 at 05:44 PM by shannonbay
Updated 04-04-2009 at 05:45 PM by shannonbay

Got my mouse scroll wheel working. Just uncomment the following line in /etc/X11/xorg.conf:
Code:
Option: "Protocol" "Auto"
As for the network card, it's still coming up dead on some bootups, but I discovered that it probably is a firmware issue. In my BIOS POST logs, there are regular occurrences of an NIC Failure. Will have to hunt around for firmware. It was suggested to me that power management might have something to do with it, but I didn't notice any...
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winff

Posted 04-04-2009 at 08:19 AM by uinseann

I'm going to try winff today. I need to convert some video's to flv.
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Not Changes Again?!?!

Posted 04-04-2009 at 05:50 AM by brianL

Yes, Debian's back on my laptop. But "lenny" this time. I've decided to have two contrasting stable distros: Slack 12.2 and "lenny", and I've got room for two more, which will be more cutting-edge, unstable, "Oh ****, what's happened now!?", types. I was thinking of, maybe, Arch and Fedora? Not sure yet.
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