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ExTiX Deepin 19.4 live based on Deepin 15.9.2 BETA (latest) with Skype, Spotify, Refracta Snapshot and kernel 5.0.7 (latest) :: Build 190416

Posted 04-16-2019 at 09:00 AM by exton (Exton's Blog)

NEWS 190416 ABOUT ExTiX Deepin 19.4
I’ve released a new version of ExTiX Deepin today with Refracta Snapshot and kernel 5.0.7-extix. Deepin 15.9.2 (latest version) is made in China. Deepin is devoted to providing a beautiful, easy to use, safe and reliable system for global users. Previous versions of ExTiX Deepin were based on Debian and Ubuntu. ExTiX 19.4 is a live build of Deepin 15.9.2 BETA, which is based on Debian unstable. All packages have been updated to the latest available version...
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Use youtube-dl to bulk download music from weblinks

Posted 04-14-2019 at 03:47 AM by ondoho
Updated 04-14-2019 at 03:49 AM by ondoho

youtube-dl can download much more than just youtube!

it has options to download video, then extract the audio only, or to download audio audio-only sites (soundcloud, bandcamp etc.)

for a long time i've been using a little script to download music with youtube-dl, straight into my Music folder.

youtube-dl can extract a lot of info from the download, add tags to the file, and generate a suitable download path and filename for one or multiple files....
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DebEX KDE Plasma based on Debian testing/unstable with kernel 5.0.6-exton (latest) and Calamares Installer – “The Real McCoy” – Build 190407

Posted 04-08-2019 at 01:29 PM by exton (Exton's Blog)

NEWS 190407 about DebEX KDE Plasma – a Refracta Build
I have made a new version of DebEX KDE Plasma Live DVDUEFI. It replaces version 180814. It’s a pure Debian system. (Unstable/Experimental). I.e.: There are no Ubuntu or Kubuntu elements involved. DebEX KDE Plasma uses the KDE Plasma Desktop 5:14 as Desktop environment. Kernel 5.0.6-exton (5.0.6) is used. I have replaced Wicd with NetworkManager. It works better. I have replaced Google Chrome with Iceweasel 52.9 (for Netflix). I’ve also...
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PuppEX Bionic 64 bit, uefi, compatible with Ubuntu 18.04 :: Build 190330

Posted 03-30-2019 at 06:22 AM by exton (Exton's Blog)
Updated 03-31-2019 at 05:43 AM by exton

NEWS 190331 about PuppEX Bionic64
Yesterday I released my first version of PuppEX Bionic64. After that I have discovered a way to install and run Spotify in PuppEX. So now you can run YouTube, Netflix and Spotify in the new PuppEX version of 190331. What more can one wish for?

Spotify is running in PuppEX Build 190331

ABOUT PuppEX Bionic Build 190330
My newest Puppy derivative is built from Puppy Linux 8.0 BionicPup 64 bit. I have added Google Chrome (for Netflix),...
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Florida visit slowly coming to an end.

Posted 03-28-2019 at 08:48 AM by onebuck


It has been nice in the land of the sun. Playing golf in the middle of Midwest winters is a big plus. My game has shown some improvement on the short grass here. Midwest grass is a lot easier to hit off of than the Bermuda that is cut short here in Florida.

With all my physical limits it has been a work in progress. Since I have in the past 5 spinal surgeries that do require me to use a modified single plane swing so a I can control the club head and speed. My handicap...
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