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Unholy Fridays and source of M$ power

Posted 01-26-2007 at 10:14 AM by avallach

I was wondering, why M$ dominates and why Linux people can't beat this corporation. It's strange but GNU/Linux has more advantages and more of that it's free! I saw a TV programme saying something about software piracy and other things, but one of M$ employees told everybody an interesting fact. She said that M$ gave 30 000 copies of their OS to some charity organizations. The numbers doesn't matter, it's not as big number in country like Poland, but the most interesting was the word GAVE. All right...
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The day my scanner fried... :(

Posted 01-25-2007 at 07:59 AM by avallach

There are days, when you just wake up and you know something sad will happen. Today was one of those. First I overslept and have to run fast through fresh snow. Late winter in January is something really strange in Poland. Anyway as I arrived at school, I looked into library to check the new posts on LQ as ususal... But it was something bad in the air and when I came in on every computer (Win XP cranky machines), there was a yellow sign telling the LAN is dead. I looked at librarian, and she told...
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Posted 01-25-2007 at 07:40 AM by JKoder

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Gentoo related blog

Posted 01-24-2007 at 05:33 PM by Samoth

This is My first blog entry. To start off: this blog will be about running Gentoo on 2 boxes. 1) a desktop(AMD64), and 2) a Mythtv/server box. I will post all my issues/problems with upgrading the box and implementing new features.

As of now, I have this working:
Weather Script to graph data that was retrieved from a Davis WeatherPro Plus
DVB script to gather data on signal levels and graph it
Expect Geeky Gentoo...
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Fedora 6 x64 frysk yum issue

Posted 01-24-2007 at 01:10 PM by CINUX

I had a problem with updating frysk using the gui. I think it was a compatability problem with x64 versus 32 bit. I first installed the base and used the update process and I got a dependency problem to solve this problem I removed and resinstalled frysk and it cleared up.
I am now bug free after getting rid of another problem with FC6 x64 with the cursor dissappearing.
To solve the fysk problem try.
issue command--->yum remove frysk

then issue command --->yum...
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