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Slackware 14.0 and Multiple Sound Cards

Posted 08-28-2012 at 03:44 AM by D1ver
Updated 08-28-2012 at 03:45 AM by D1ver

So this blog is mostly a place for me to keep notes on particularly annoying problems that were solved after a fair bit of pain.

So my current desktop set up has three sound devices. There is the onboard sound card, there is the hdmi output from my NVidia graphics card, and then theres the PCI Xonar DS card I bought recently.

Which is where the problem started.. I wanted to get the sound to work through only through the PCI sound card, but whenever the computer booted,...
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Slackware 13.37 and Openembedded

Posted 06-04-2012 at 02:21 AM by D1ver
Updated 06-06-2012 at 08:48 PM by D1ver

Openembedded is a handy way to crosscompile software for embedded devices. After spending most of the day struggling to get the initial build process to complete on Slackware I figured I'd make a post here in the hopes of saving someone some time in the future.

Required Software:
OE lists the required software at
I found the following packages at
- help2man
- chrpath
and built texinfo...
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Simulating the "Monty Hall Problem"

Posted 05-18-2011 at 05:43 AM by D1ver
Updated 05-26-2011 at 09:20 PM by D1ver

I was reading about the "Monty Hall Problem" this afternoon and in an attempt to simulate it I wrote some code. The following should run in Matlab / GNU Octave. Results agree with the theory.
%	Code to simulate the monty hall problem
%	The array 'doors' represent the 3 doors
%	Door States:
%	0 - uninitialized
%	1 - car
%	2 - goat
%	3 - revealed
%	Neil Dick

% clear everything..
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