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Differencies between under Windows and Linux

Posted 12-02-2008 at 03:53 PM by dr_agon

applies to, Linux, Windows, Python, XML

Recently I try to develop modules for already existing, big project using Python and The application is meant to work both under Linux and Windows. Unfortunately, it is not easy.
  1. Python-UNO bridge to OpenOffice, which is part of OO suite, is different. Under Linux it works flawlessly with the fairly new Python v. 2.5. Under Windows it works only with supplied Python v. 2.3.4. It wouldn't be so bad if recent wxWidgets
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Final touches on an Ubuntu 8.10 LAMP server Part I

Posted 12-02-2008 at 03:03 PM by jkzfixme

Since my first post went down relatively painlessly I figured why not keep them rolling. One of the premiere things I use Linux for in a business environment is for web hosting. There are a ton of tutorials out there that get pretty in depth, such as "the perfect server" series on so I wont really get into details with installation. That being said I feel that there are a lot of odds and end that make a server more easily manageable, and I despise ISPconfig. One of the most...
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Video Encoding x264

Posted 12-02-2008 at 12:44 PM by sluckz
Updated 12-02-2008 at 03:56 PM by sluckz

I have been running lenny on a p4 box. I want to be able to encode using avidemux and x264. Apparently lenny and their derivatives have some dependency issues when trying to setup an encoding box using the latest apps, mainly mplayer, avidemux and x264. so if i am going to have to compile a bunch of crap anyway i will use Slackware and rely heavily on

i have
  • installed Slackware 12.1
  • updated Slackware
  • added dri intel i810
  • fixed scroll
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My Journy of Shell Scripting

Posted 12-02-2008 at 03:37 AM by baig
Updated 12-03-2008 at 03:23 PM by baig

This is my first blog ever to be published. Now and own wards I would be simply posting my self written scripts for your comments.. Because, without your kind correction It would not be possible to write effective scripts..

Here is my first script

Searches for files

#! /bin/bash

echo "============================="
echo "=========SEARCHTOOL=========="
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Os exchange.

Posted 12-01-2008 at 11:35 PM by lightspeedsq

I am presently downloading Ubuntu 8.10 on My Laptop to Write it to a CD and want to replace My Xp Home with it. Problem is I need to start all over as with a new PC, and With XP already on My PC, It wants to reinstall. Q, Can I delete all partitians from an Fresh XP cd bootup, then prociead from a reboot with an Ubuntu CD in the drive an d get an new OS? Thanks for the help.
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