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Linspiration...

Posted 05-17-2007 at 10:05 PM by jaepi

It is an honor to work with such operating system, worthy of all the attention it gets. I've been studying and familiarizing the Linux environment for a month. And I have no regrets whatsoever of indulging my time to it. I was once a puny with no passion or advocacy to any software culture or lifestyle. Now, I am a strong supporter of distributing free softwares (probably influenced by FSF and GNU..."Free software is a matter of liberty not price."). One month of studying Linux is not...
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Getting Fedora to play mp3's in XMMS

Posted 05-17-2007 at 01:14 PM by Chargh

When I starting using Linux I was confused by the fact that I could not play sounds in the mp3 format. I could play Wavs and Ogg Vorbis Files but not mp3. I found the answer to this question in a Book about Fedora Core 2. Red Hat and Fedora do not support the mp3 format because of patent issues. But there is a Simple way to add mp3 support back to one of the best multimedia players there is, XMMS. Simply download the RPM from this website http://www.gurulabs.com/goodies/downloads.php, and install...
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Well, we're off with Suse

Posted 05-17-2007 at 01:24 AM by nmsuaussie

So I have a pretty nice laptop, 100 GB SATA drive, Core 2 Duo processors, 2 GB RAM, not the be all and end all, but nothing to sneeze at either. I just installed Opensuse 10.2 on a partition on it tonight. My main partition is still windows, but that's because most of my classes use windows. Anyway, hope I can get the wireless card to work. It's not wanting to connect right now. I posted a thread in the Newbies section, cause that's basically what I am. Anywho, let's see what I can do with it.
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I have a Blog?

Posted 05-16-2007 at 11:59 PM by Chargh

I just discovered I have a Blog. I might as well use it. :)
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Ubuntu 7.04(Feisty Fawn) Screenshots Tour

Posted 05-15-2007 at 05:06 AM by sridhar11

Ubuntu is a community developed, linux-based operating system that is perfect for laptops, desktops and servers. It contains all the applications you need - a web browser, presentation, document and spreadsheet software, instant messaging and much more.The most recent version, Ubuntu 7.04 (Feisty Fawn), was released on April 19, 2007.

<a href="http://www.debianadmin.com/ubuntu-704feisty-fawn-screenshots-tour.html">Full Story</a>
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