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I'm sick of green and global warming and carbon propaganda

Posted 03-26-2009 at 02:32 PM by H_TeXMeX_H
Updated 03-26-2009 at 02:39 PM by H_TeXMeX_H

First, I'd like everyone to read this article:
http://www.geocraft.com/WVFossils/ice_ages.html

Don't just skim through it, READ IT !

It continues to amaze me how quickly propaganda catches on, even if it has little to no supporting evidence. Just bombard people with the same idea over and over and over and over in everything they see and hear and sense, and they will eventually believe it, unless they think for themselves.

However, I do agree that...
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Posted in Propaganda
Views 8306 Comments 12 H_TeXMeX_H is offline
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Window-Jacking

Posted 03-26-2009 at 10:25 AM by thebusker

well, I window-jacked my wife's vista box. It is now Minty Fresh.

Grabbed me a USB, these instructions and altered the boot order on her machine. I give it about two weeks before she's a convert.

My main machine is a Frankenstein beasty. The box was some old Pentium III which was gutted and overhauled. Old 1999 monitor, industrial strength sound card, wireless only, 64 bit chipset... it's a study in contrast.

Initial load was with Windows 7. Tried that...
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Run httpd_unified permissively.

Posted 03-26-2009 at 06:29 AM by avpy

How to enable /var/www/html to be read and written to..

Quote:
Originally Posted by avpy View Post
1 Go to System > Administration > SELinux Management

2 Once there, select Boolean.

3 Then filter by httpd_unified.

4 Set httpd_unified as active.

This will set the httpd_unified to run permissively, but does not disable SELinux.
After that you can chmod any file you like and it will take effect.
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Day < 5...

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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Posted in Uncategorized
Views 1921 Comments 0 thebusker is offline
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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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