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cutmp3 - Command Line MP3 Editor in openSUSE

Posted 05-14-2009 at 06:17 PM by rbkumaran

cutmp3, as the name implies is a simple command line tool to edit and cut MP3 files without loosing any quality. cutmp3 can edit the mp3 files interactively or selection (start time and end time) can be provided from the command line or even better can be used with a timetable fiile specifiying different start/end times from the same MP3 files. Read More
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Linux version how-to

Posted 05-14-2009 at 12:45 PM by w7hd

On many Linux distributions you can simply do the following to find out your flavor:

cat /etc/issue

It will return something like this:
Ubuntu 9.04
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Swiftfox - A faster build for Firefox webbrowser

Posted 05-13-2009 at 06:41 PM by rbkumaran

Swiftfox is yet another free browser which is an optimized build of the Mozilla Firefox web browser. The browser is fully compatible with any existing themes, extensions for Firefox. Read More
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While I'm thinking about the Mac Universe, a limerick.

Posted 05-12-2009 at 08:56 AM by SilversleevesX
Updated 07-25-2010 at 10:18 AM by SilversleevesX

This guy Jobs from north California
Has a fetish for Mach, though, I warn ya;
He may never believe
Someone ought to tell Steve
This is why bright people scorn ya.


(Inspired partly by hearing that Linus Torvalds said he didn't like Mac OS X because Jobs had woven in his -- Linus's -- nemesis, the Mach microkernel. This isn't the first time Jobs has either overseen or damned the lifeboats to put Mach into an Apple product -- those who know, remember MKLinux.)...
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Take it from me, it is and it isn't

Posted 05-12-2009 at 08:43 AM by SilversleevesX
Updated 07-25-2010 at 10:14 AM by SilversleevesX

From a discussion of the "whether or nots" (Linux, Vista, Mac OS X) on one of the sub-forums:

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Originally Posted by SilversleevesX View Post
I contrived two sayings that came directly from my experience of using the Mac OS (legacy and OS X).

When something wouldn't work, or wasn't as easy to do as it might have been in Windows or Linux, I'd say
"That's the price of elegance."

When something worked flawlessly, could be done in one application or utility, or just looked excellent
...
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