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KNOPPIX-EXTON 32 bit, Build 191211 a remaster of KNOPPIX 8.6.1 will bring your old computer back to life!

Posted 12-11-2019 at 11:48 AM by exton (Exton's Blog)
Updated 12-11-2019 at 12:34 PM by exton (More INFO)

Version 8.6.1 of KNOPPIX is based on Debian/stable (Buster), with some packages from Debian/testing and unstable (Sid) for newer graphics drivers or desktop software packages. It uses kernel 5.3.5 and Xorg 7.7 (core 1.20.4) for supporting current computer hardware.

About Knoppix-Exton Build 191211
The original KNOPPIX 8.6.1 ISO is of 4320 MB. It has two kernels, 32 bit and 64 bit and almost all well-known Debian packages (including almost all KDE and Gnome packages) pre-installed....
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Softpedia about DebEX 32 bit Build 191209

Posted 12-11-2019 at 03:49 AM by exton (Exton's Blog)

Softpedia 191210: DebEX Linux Distro Released for Older PCs with LXQt Desktop and Linux Kernel 5.4
Based on the Debian GNU/Linux 10 "Buster" operating system

GNU/Linux developer Arne Exton has released today a new version of his Debian-based DebEX Linux distribution, which promises to bring back to life older 32-bit computers.

Based on the Debian GNU/Linux 10 "Buster" operating system series, DebEX Linux uses LXQt as default desktop environment,
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"find" files of multiple extensions, on one or more directories, excluding multiple subdirectories

Posted 12-07-2019 at 01:43 PM by the dsc (linux-related notes)
Updated 12-07-2019 at 01:47 PM by the dsc

It took me quite a while to find the correct syntax, only after some dozens of attempts that only worked partly right:

 find "${PWD}" "/optionally/any/other/path/"  \( -path '*/\.*' -o -name '*notthisfolder*' -o -name '*northis*' -o -wholename "*oteven/thi*" \) -prune -o -iname '*.ext1' -o -iname "*.ext2" -o -iname "*.ext*nsion3"
Where '*/\.*' excludes hidden folders (also files, I guess). All the patterns between the...
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Generating Private Public Key

Posted 11-28-2019 at 09:16 AM by ted_chou12

Downloaded OpenSSL from:
Windows version.
openssl genrsa -out privatekey.pem 1024
openssl req -new -x509 -key privatekey.pem -out publickey.cer -days 1
You are about to be asked to enter information that will be incorporated
into your certificate request.
What you are about to enter is what is called a Distinguished Name or a DN.
There are quite a few fields but you
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Exton|OS 64 bit based on Ubuntu 19.10 with Budgie Desktop 10.5, Refracta Snapshot, Calamares Installer and kernel 5.4.0-exton

Posted 11-28-2019 at 05:41 AM by exton (Exton's Blog)

NEWS 191128 ABOUT Exton|OS with Budgie Desktop 10.5 and Refracta Snapshot
The Desktop Environment in this Exton|OS build is Budgie 10.5. (Budgie is focused on simplicity an elegance. Designed with the modern user in mind). Program content in build 191128: Refracta Snapshot, Calamares 3.2.14, Firefox, Gimp, SMPlayer, SMTube, and GParted. Also all necessary additions in order to install programs from source. Calamares is an installer framework. By design it is very customizable, in order to...
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