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SlackEX Current (Slackware15.0 BETA) 64 bit Live DVD ::: Run latest Slackware 64 bit live

Posted Today at 12:28 PM by exton (Exton's Blog)

SlackEX Current (Slackware15.0 BETA) 64 bit Live DVD ::: Run latest Slackware 64 bit live and create your own live installable Slackware system with Refracta Snapshot ::: Build 210422

Slackware is the first widely-used Linux system, which is still developing. Slackware has existed since 1993. In comparison with for example Ubuntu and Linux Mint, many people believe that Slackware is “difficult”. Any novice can quickly learn to use Ubuntu they say. My remaster of Slackware Current...
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system: HP41 + linux PC (as storage and printer modem)

Posted 04-14-2021 at 02:01 PM by floppy_stuttgart
Updated 04-16-2021 at 12:14 PM by floppy_stuttgart

Start; April 14 2021; the HP41 is on my desk; target: connect this HP41 to my PC 64bit Debian Buster for program storage and program retrieval and printing to a CUPS printer (later on PI raspbian? Arduino?)
Further hardware necessary:
- HP-IL (ordered)
- PIL-Box (requested)
- connectors HP-IL to PIL-Box (ordered via eBay or as 3D print)
Software preparation:
- for connection PIL-Box to PC; will install this later ...
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AndEX (Android-x86_64) Pie 9.0 with GAPPS (Google Play Store etc.), Aurora Store, Spotify and Netflix - Build 210411

Posted 04-11-2021 at 08:31 AM by exton (Exton's Blog)

AndEX (Android-x86_64) Pie 9.0 with GAPPS (Google Play Store etc.), Aurora Store, Spotify and Netflix - Build 210411 (with Netflix) and 200301 (without Netflix)

NEWS 210411 about AndEX Pie 9.0 with GAPPS
A new build of AndEX Pie is ready. It has GAPPS (Google Play Store etc), Aurora Store, Netflix, Spotify and many other apps pre-installed. I’ve replaced Pie Launcher with Launcher for Mac OS Style. The best launcher I’ve ever tried.

MORE NEWS 210411 about AndEX...
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Thunderbird-AT&T email password glitch: a fix for one problem

Posted 04-09-2021 at 03:13 PM by flshope
Updated 04-10-2021 at 07:17 AM by flshope


A few days ago (04/05/21), my AT&T email account, which I access through Thunderbird 78.9.0 (64-bit), stopped downloading emails. Thunderbird showed a message box with the message

"Sending of password for user ****** did not succeed. Mail server responded: Server error - Please try again later."

After many tries with no change in 24 hours, I recalled a vaguely similar situation last November on our iMac...
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Krusader file manager has a search functionality with a "locate" backend, rather than Baloo or other stuff

Posted 04-08-2021 at 01:26 AM by the dsc (linux-related notes)

Krusader is a midnight-commander-like QT file manager, more fully-featured/Swiss-army-knife than Dolphin, sort of like the KDE3 Konqueror, but with only a single layout profile, I think, unlike Konqueror, which could be toggled from a Krusader-like GUI to something like Dolphin or simpler, besides a PDF reader or a image viewer like Geeqie. How I miss it.

Anyway, if you want to search something with locate and create dozens of symlinks in a single folder for more careful inspection...
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