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Dual-boot Windows & Linux?

Posted 05-01-2015 at 10:53 AM by beachboy2

**Warning

Before attempting to dual-boot Linux on an existing Windows computer it is essential to backup all personal data to an external drive.

There are two main reasons why people may wish to dual-boot Windows and Linux:

1.) They are familiar with Windows and are perhaps interested in replacing it with Linux. They may be reluctant to ditch Windows completely, in case they do not get along with Linux 100% and so decide to keep a foot in both camps....
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DebEX Barebone 64 bit Live DVD with Xfce 4.12, released 150228 after three years of work

Posted 03-29-2015 at 07:59 AM by exton (Exton's Blog)
Updated 03-29-2015 at 03:56 PM by exton

NEWS about DebEX Barebone 150329
A new version of DebEX Barebone with Xfce 4.12 and kernel 3.18.0-8-exton (equivalent to Kernel.org’s stable kernel 3.18.1) is ready. I have installed Nvidia’s proprietary graphic driver 340.65. All packages have been updated to the latest version as of Mars 29, 2015.

Announcement about Xfce 4.12, released 150228
Today, after 2 years and 10 months of work, we are pleased to announce the release of the Xfce desktop 4.12, a new stable version...
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Red Hat 5.7

Posted 03-25-2015 at 05:35 AM by jheengut

Last week I installed the Red Hat Enterprise Linux distribution for the first time and unlike Fedora it felt smoother than a breeze.

The installation GUI is polished as an Enterprise grade toolkit. The general installation procedures were trivial but when a step regarding the Red Hat Subscription Management this needed to be skipped.

There was a problem in the partition table of the windows laptop and the vmware provided had a missing lua script, so virtualbox was chosen...
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Hurr durr I'ma sheep

Posted 02-22-2015 at 11:32 PM by jheengut
Tags linux, makefile

Madness, madness

Hurr durr I'ma sheep , what is that ???

Do you call a that name or what !

Will you ever call your child like that.
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ExTiX 15.1.1 KDE with KDE Frameworks 5.7.0 and kernel 3.19.0-5-exton

Posted 02-21-2015 at 11:49 AM by exton (Exton's Blog)
Updated 02-21-2015 at 04:24 PM by exton

NEWS ABOUT ExTiX 15.1.1 KDE build 150221
In this new extra version/build I have replaced Unity/Ubuntu with KDE 4.14.4 (latest) and KDE Frameworks 5.7.0. KDE Frameworks are 60 addon libraries to Qt which provide a wide variety of commonly needed functionality in mature, peer reviewed and well tested libraries with friendly licensing terms. All common KDE packages are installed - packages LIST. I have added LibreOffice (the whole suite), Google Chrome (to make it possible to watch Netflix movies),...
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