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Slackware-14.1-Polipo Polipo_User

Posted 11-30-2014 at 05:25 PM by arniekat

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Polipo is a small and fast caching web proxy (a web cache, an HTTP proxy, a proxy server) designed to be used by one person or a small group of people. Using layman's terms, Polipo keeps webpage information on your hard disk. When you revisit a webpage, polipo only downloads the information that has changed, thus saving bandwidth. Unlike Squid, it is very easy to configure and light on resources so you can use it...
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exGENT 64 bit (Gentoo) with Xfce4 and Lxqt using kernel 3.17.4-gentoo-exton

Posted 11-30-2014 at 10:58 AM by exton (Exton's Blog)
Updated 11-30-2014 at 11:26 AM by exton

NEWS 20141130
I’ve made yet a new version (20141130) of exGENT Live DVD. Now with Xfce4 and Lxqt (The next generation of the Lightweight Desktop Environment). It is for the 64 bit architecture. I call it exGENT 2015 Xfce4 Live DVD. It replaces version 20140212 of exGENT with Gnome. Version 141130 of exGENT uses kernel 3.17.4. (Latest stable kernel). The ISO file is of 1630 MB due to the fact that this version has a lot of packages preinstalled. Among them four different Web Browsers: Firefox,...
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Thanksgiving yes!

Posted 11-25-2014 at 09:37 AM by peonuser

So happy happy, My pogoplug arch linux box seems to have had a miraculous fix. It came up and of course I am running pacman (package manager).
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HP-2133 Upgrade to Ubuntu 14.04 -- an important prerequisite

Posted 11-22-2014 at 07:30 PM by flshope

The HP-2133 Mini-note PC is a laptop computer with a 9-in. viewable diagonal screen. It has a single-core 1.2 MHz processor with 2 GB RAM and a 120 GB disk. The machine came with SUSE Enterprise Desktop 10 installed, a poor choice because none of the peripherals worked. Prior to the present upgrade, the machine was running Ubuntu 12.04 LTS with the Unity desktop.

Most recently I upgraded the machine to Ubuntu 14.04 LTS. The install was eventually successful, but the first try was...
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Small Steps

Posted 11-22-2014 at 03:36 PM by m3rl1n

It has been a long time, since... well.
OK I am addicted. I started with Linux a while ago, and I can't live without it. I threw myself recently into server management Ubuntu 14.04 LTS, Apache style And I spawned myself as a newbie Android programmer - lucky me I have a PhP/Java & SQL background and some years of C/C++, that really helped. I find more and more MS victims willing to try a Linux distro, but keep asking myself why MS is still around - it is annoying - like IOS he heh......
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