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KDE 3.5.2 rpms for Mandriva 2006

Posted 04-02-2006 at 03:56 PM by bigjohn

Well, today I've been hovering over my system as I've noticed that there have been new RPMs made available for KDE 3.5.2 (for mandriva 2006) during the last couple of days. You'll have to search over at for links to the repositories.

It was a relatively painless experience. Just a case of running the software manager, going to the section where you configure where you want to download packages from, hitting the "add custom" button, pasting the repository...
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The linux newbie!

Posted 04-02-2006 at 10:46 AM by ss2man44

Hello, i am the linux newbie, but i havent been using linux in a while, Xandros won't boot anymore :( But i have been using windows to make websites running on linux. Though, that doesnt make any difference than if my host had a windows server XD
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Spellbound with the Firefox Web Browser

Posted 04-02-2006 at 10:03 AM by lake

I Really Needed a Spell checker

I've always had a problem with spelling, but luckily it went away with the advent of computer word processing and the wonderful world of integrated spell checkers. But when I started blogging, things changed...and for the worse! While nearly every writer program now has a spell checker, my FireFox (Deer Park V1.5) browser didn't, and believe me, I needed one bad! So when I was in a blog site text entry window, I was really on my own....
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Posted 04-02-2006 at 07:13 AM by ukch

Hello, and thank you for reading my blog.

My name is Joel, I come from Croydon, UK and am in my second year of studying computer science at Exeter University. I have been a member of LQ for almost 3 years, and have made a total of 10 posts. Let's say I'm not what you would call the most committed member of this site. When bored I read the community bulletins sent out by email, and I happened to be reading one today that mentioned this blog. I thought to myself; "Wow! A blog!...
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SimplyMEPIS: Linux Ready for the Desktop

Posted 04-02-2006 at 06:54 AM by raldz

I made this article in order to encourage those who haven't tried any Linux Distribution yet to get out of their comfort zone and experience the best, easy, and secure life with Linux.

The latest release of SimplyMEPIS is 3.4-3 released last February 9, 2006. MEPIS ranks number five at and is one of the most overlooked Linux distribution. Why overlooked? Well, from my arsenal of different Linux flavors, this distribution is yet the easiest that I found. From installation...
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