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Devuan upgrade

Posted Today at 04:12 PM by stuartd

Wow! It's years since I have written here. I see I wrote about putting Slackware on an old laptop. I have that machine still but don't use it. I got it out last year and booted it up. It still works.

I have a desktop machine. I'm writing at that now. Just this evening I upgraded my Devuan ISCII version to Devuan Beowulf following the instructions of the Devuan web site. It went well - I think it went well, I haven't found any problems so far.

I chose Devuan because...
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Polydistroamory

Posted Today at 11:00 AM by zaivala

I know I take a lot of ribbing for my choosing to run so many different versions of Linux on the same machine. I just found myself wondering, how far back could I cut my distros and still be happy? I think the number is currently 4. Linux Mint is always my go-to, Bodhi is what I like to run when the task is not must-get-it-done, OpenMandriva is both an homage to what I started with and has some very fun features, and then probably Feren OS. There have been times I'd only be watching Feren, but...
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PsychOS486 for i486DX/i586/i686 computers with CD-ROM drives

Posted Yesterday at 03:02 PM by TheOuterLinux

PsychOS486 for i486DX/i586/i686 and newer computers
https://psychoslinux.gitlab.io/486/index.html

PsychOS486 is a GNU/Linux distribution with i486DX computers in mind, hence the name. In other words, a numeric co-processor is required and the newer the computer, the better; i586 and i686 users are fine as well. PsychOS486 was made possible by "editing the snot" out of Slacko Puppy 5.3.1, a Slackware 13.37-compatible Puppy Linux distro. After booting, you are presented...
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How to search the WWW for solutions to Linux problems

Posted 11-30-2020 at 12:53 AM by ondoho

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I'm a relative newbie here, and would need elementary instructions in order to fix anything you suggested.
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Exton|OS 64 bit – based on Ubuntu 20.04.1 LTS – with KDE Plasma, Android Studio with an excellent Android Emulator and Refracta Snapshot

Posted 11-29-2020 at 02:54 AM by exton (Exton's Blog)

Exton|OS 64 bit – based on Ubuntu 20.04.1 LTS – with KDE Plasma, Android Studio with an excellent Android Emulator, Refracta Snapshot, Nvidia Graphics Driver and kernel 5.9.10-exton – Build 201128

NEWS 201128 ABOUT Exton|OS with KDE Plasma Desktop, Android Studio and Refracta Snapshot
The Desktop Environment in this Exton|OS build is KDE Plasma 5.18. Plasma is made to stay out of the way as it helps you get things done. But under its light and intuitive surface, it’s a powerhouse....
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