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The fastest way to navigate with Nautilius

Posted 05-19-2008 at 11:58 AM by sica07

Here is a tip about how to navigate in GNOME-the fast way. While on the desktop (with no window focused), press the / key to open the Nautilus navigation bar.To navigate to a specific location type the folders path in the bar.Also, you can navigate to the special locations, using the following paths:
Opens the System Settings Window. <a href="">more...
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HAL automounting failure :: How i rectified it ... !!

Posted 05-19-2008 at 11:18 AM by slakwarebunny

Error Message
Failed to mount "AL1916W".
A security policy in place prevents this sender from sending this message to this recipient, see message bus
configuration file (rejected message had interface "org.freedesktop.Hal.Device.Volume" member "Mount" error
name "(unset)" destination "org.freedesktop.Hal")

All my cdroms/dvd/pendrive/exrtnlHD...
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Watching Live-TV On Your Ubuntu Desktop With Zattoo

Posted 05-18-2008 at 06:35 AM by sridhar11
Updated 06-17-2016 at 10:36 AM by sridhar11

Zattoo has developed a software program that allows you to watch TV on your computer. All you need is a broadband connection and a current operating system (Windows XP or Vista, Mac OS X, or Linux). The service is legal and free of charge.

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Howto Select Fastest Mirror in Debian

Posted 05-18-2008 at 06:34 AM by sridhar11
Updated 06-17-2016 at 10:37 AM by sridhar11

If you want to select Fastest Mirror in Debian follow this tutorial and this is very helpful if you want to download and install your debian packages,Updates .netselect-apt automatically creates a sources.list file for using with apt for the specified distribution by downloading the list of Debian mirrors using wget and choosing the fastest servers (both US and non-US) using netselect. The output file is written to OUTFILE.

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New born BioPuppy Linux for bioinformatics is out!

Posted 05-15-2008 at 10:16 AM by asprakash

Hello all,
I gladly inform you that, our first beta version of BioPuppy Linux is out now. The motivation of this project is, want to provide a dedicated user friendly linux for bioinfo people.
BioPuppy is a FOSS, community project for educational and learning purpose.

BioPuppy main page and download page is here,

About BioPuppy

BioPuppy OS is an electronic workbench for bio-informatics and computational...
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