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Old 03-22-2012, 04:11 PM   #31
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Did you check the IP address of the Macpup??? Try "ifconfig" in the console...chances are the IP's are out of sight!
BTW, you do know about Arch's Deprecation of net-tools right?

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Gnome3 is gorgeous if you like a tablet-like experience on the desktop, and if your system allows it (3d accelleration required) - why not...but I'm more into "my icons" on a desktop in a more classical setting...
I only used a tablet once when my Mom brought over her iPad. Cute toy.

I also like icons. OK, Gnome3 is pretty, but it looks like a pain to work with.

One of my nerdy friends keeps pushing me to use dwm but I like having a taskbar with an icon for each of my open apps. Maybe I'm just old fashioned.

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Old 03-22-2012, 11:53 PM   #32
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BTW, you do know about Arch's Deprecation of net-tools right?
Yes, I did, thanks for the link anyway! I knew it got deprecated, just did'nt notice anything, as the article mentioned. But delving deeper may prove to be a safe bet for later on.

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Gnome3 is pretty, but it looks like a pain to work with.
...until you get into it. My brother swears by it...but he has a fire cracker for a PC...eh, whatever floats his boat, I'd say...

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