Latest LQ Deal: Complete CCNA, CCNP & Red Hat Certification Training Bundle
Go Back > Blogs
User Name



Bing- A Microsoft Decision Engine - My 'Try It'

Posted 06-01-2009 at 08:41 AM by Mr. ameya sathe (Tantra Yantra Swatantrya)

Today is 1st June 2009. I have fired up the ‘Internet Explorer 8’ – a Microsoft web browser offering. I type just ‘’ in the address bar. The circular motion on the tab started. More it takes time to load the page; more I dread. I dread the search engine web page. Even; if you type the complete web page link given by, say for example; its still going to return web page L.
OOPS!! I strayed away. Instead of being represented with...
Views 2372 Comments 0 Mr. ameya sathe is offline

A more complete VGA Resolutions list for GRUB and LILO.

Posted 05-31-2009 at 10:18 PM by lifeforce4
Updated 06-01-2009 at 12:28 AM by lifeforce4 (Updating The List)
Tags grub, lilo, vga

This is what I have figured out so far if you know the codes for the settings where there are question marks(?) please PM me and I will update this list. Hopefully someone fines it and feels its useful. I always wondered about it with my computers being setup with GRUB's VGA modes.


Width-Height-Depth	VGA Codes	HEX Codes
80x25 (TEXT)		3840		0F00
80x50 (TEXT)		3841		0F01
80x43 (TEXT)		3842		0F02
80x28 (TEXT)		3843		0F03
80x30 (TEXT)
Posted in Uncategorized
Views 8777 Comments 0 lifeforce4 is offline

NetBSD 5.0 on a Sony Vaio PCG-GRZ530

Posted 05-31-2009 at 07:25 PM by Mr-Bisquit

It works some. Still shutting down. Rebuilding with a lot of help from the community.
Yeah, it's for hacking and cracking. I picked the BSD's for this project and NetBSD in particular for the following reasons:

Windows has no security. I did a bit of c:\path\ and d:\path hacking, cross site scripting, embedded hacks, css hacks, java hacks. These work great which is scary.

Linux works but acpi has to be defined, apic, noapic, etc all have to be loaded. Newer distributions...
Posted in Uncategorized
Views 1000 Comments 0 Mr-Bisquit is offline

Can't relax

Posted 05-30-2009 at 05:10 PM by uinseann

I have been tiling the kitchen; all day, and after a shower I thought I would sit at the computer for awhile ... surf the net then watch a DVD, because I've no energy left ... drained, just a husk, you could knock me down with a tea bag! But there's a problem; there's a spider living under the central heating pump! I cannot stand the things, and this one is about 2 inch from stem to stern.

I saw him or her, last night, but before I could get a big jar over him (well I don't like...
LQ Newbie
Posted in Uncategorized
Views 820 Comments 0 uinseann is offline

Mac facbook problem login

Posted 05-30-2009 at 12:10 PM by smile1work

Originally Posted by Wally68 View Post
I fixed my iBook by putting a debian cd in the drive and holding the c key after rebooting. That fixed all my issues with macOS.
What is DEBIAN CD? how can I get it?
LQ Newbie
Posted in Uncategorized
Views 2248 Comments 0 smile1work is offline


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 01:29 AM.

Main Menu
Write for LQ is looking for people interested in writing Editorials, Articles, Reviews, and more. If you'd like to contribute content, let us know.
Main Menu
RSS1  Latest Threads
RSS1  LQ News
Twitter: @linuxquestions
Facebook: linuxquestions Google+: linuxquestions
Open Source Consulting | Domain Registration