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Where I'm at currently......

Posted 06-21-2006 at 03:02 PM by bigjohn

Well, I just clicked the "my blog" by accident. I'd forgotten that I'd started one.

So, it's about time that I updated it. Where am I (linux wise)?

I'm now using Kubuntu Dapper 6.06 which I arrived at, via a "soujourn" with SuSE 10.1

How did I get here (at kubuntu)? Well, I'd been happily using Mandriva 2006 - fully upgraded with the Thac/Ze packages to be able to benefit from their kde 3.5.2 packages, when I started reading stuff...
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BackupPC Installation And Configuration

Posted 06-19-2006 at 03:27 AM by sridhar11

BackupPC is a high-performance, enterprise-grade system for backing up Linux and WinXX PCs and laptops to a server's disk. BackupPC is highly configurable and easy to install and maintain.

<a href="">Read Full article here</a>
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to Try a New Distro...

Posted 06-18-2006 at 05:16 PM by WhatsOnYourBrain

received an e-mail from LQ today... checked out some distro info...
considering i might d/l another distro todayl i really like Fedora Core 5, my current which i've had and used for approx 3-4 weeks. i see debian listed as a popular distro, so i might go that route instead. just not sure yet.
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Wanna Learn linux

Posted 06-17-2006 at 01:36 AM by openbysourabh

Hello to linux geeks.

I'm a newbie in linux & I want to know how to install in Mandrake 10.1.

If anybody knows the commands to install this please suggest me!!!

I darely need help so please reply soon if u know the suggestion
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FC5 - Failure: repodata/repomd.xml from anaconda: [Errno 256] No more mirrors to try.

Posted 06-16-2006 at 01:48 PM by tonyis3l33t

Check the sha1sum of the iso files.

-find and download sha1sum (google search)
-drop the sha1sum.exe in the same directory as the iso files
-open start-run-cmd and navigate to the folder with the iso's and sha1sum.exe
-type in the command prompt
sha1sum.exe FC-5-i386-disc1.iso FC-5-i386-disc2.iso FC-5-i386-disc3.iso FC-5-i386-disc4.iso FC-5-i386-disc5.iso
-check the results against the following
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