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Take it from me, it is and it isn't

Posted 05-12-2009 at 07:43 AM by SilversleevesX
Updated 07-25-2010 at 09:14 AM by SilversleevesX

From a discussion of the "whether or nots" (Linux, Vista, Mac OS X) on one of the sub-forums:

Originally Posted by SilversleevesX View Post
I contrived two sayings that came directly from my experience of using the Mac OS (legacy and OS X).

When something wouldn't work, or wasn't as easy to do as it might have been in Windows or Linux, I'd say
"That's the price of elegance."

When something worked flawlessly, could be done in one application or utility, or just looked excellent
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Step By Step Ubuntu 9.04 (Jaunty) LAMP Server Setup

Posted 05-12-2009 at 02:28 AM by sridhar11

In around 15 minutes, the time it takes to install Ubuntu Server Edition, you can have a LAMP (Linux,Apache, MySQL and PHP) server up and ready to go. This feature, exclusive to Ubuntu Server Edition, is available at the time of installation.The LAMP option means you don’t have to install and integrate each of the four separate LAMP components, a process which can take hours and requires someone who is skilled in the installation and configuration of the individual applications.

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Conky - Lightweight system monitor in openSUSE

Posted 05-11-2009 at 05:36 PM by rbkumaran

Conky is a free, light-weight system monitor for X, that displays any information on your desktop. Conky is licensed under the GPL and runs on Linux and BSD. Conky has more than 250 built in objects, including support for a plethora of OS stats (uname, uptime, CPU usage, mem usage, disk usage, “top” like process stats, and network monitoring, built in support for IMAP and POP3 and many popular music players (MPD, XMMS2, BMPx, Audacious). Read More
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Posted in System, Utilities
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Slackbg microblog in twitter!

Posted 05-11-2009 at 01:19 PM by Intel_

The bulgarian slackware blog yet have a twitter account! You can follow it at
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Eiciel-GNOME File ACL editor

Posted 05-11-2009 at 07:19 AM by Mr. ameya sathe (Tantra Yantra Swatantrya)
Updated 05-11-2009 at 07:40 AM by Mr. ameya sathe
Tags acl, graphical, gui

ACL( Access Control List) is a great way of managing access rights to files and directories. You can add,manage and delete the entries in the ACL through commands and also with help of GUI utility. Yes; there is indeed a GUI utility.
It is named as
eiciel. Pronounciation is simple. Just speak aloud these alphabets. A C L Yes; thats the pronounciation.
This utility is usable on the GNOME desktop environment. The management of the ACL is integrated inside...
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