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A Thing To Not Do

Posted 05-05-2009 at 06:54 AM by chexmix

A very good thing to not do is to get a new version of the slackpkg utility & (whether because of fatigue, hurry or what have you) accidentally uncomment a line for a -stable mirror instead of the -current you are running. Because if you do that you will cluelessly downgrade yourself, at least partially, and wind up with a mess, and if you try to run slackpkg AGAIN to fix the mess you might get something that looks like this:

bash-3.1# slackpkg upgrade-all

Looking
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connection to database

Posted 05-05-2009 at 06:18 AM by mouna

hi,
i'm using fedora and i want to know how to configure my connection to database with mysql and java.
i created a database and i created a class for connection but when i tried to run the program an error was occured about the jdbcodbc driver.
can u please help me to know how to configure the connection and if there is some commands to do on the console to connect the driver to the database.
with all my regards.
thank u all
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internet explorer on rhel 3

Posted 05-05-2009 at 03:16 AM by vivekv10 (port error)

pls do provide the steps to install internet explorer on rhel 3 es
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Arch Linux!

Posted 05-04-2009 at 08:55 AM by chexmix
Updated 06-17-2009 at 12:20 PM by chexmix

K. Mandla, archon of the wonderful blog Motho ke motho ka botho suggested, when I inquired for help installing CRUX, that I try installing Arch Linux first & use some of Arch's system-querying stuff to help with the kernel configuration stage of the CRUX installation.

And so, I wiped the partition that was causing me headaches and re-created it, and installed grub via Arch since lilo just didn't seem to be able to handle two Linux installations.

Installing Arch...
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What Drug is in Ubuntu?

Posted 05-04-2009 at 06:23 AM by vectordrake

So, I've tried so many distros that i can't remember them all. I still have 2 spindles of CDs and DVDs with older copies of various ones on them. When I found Ubuntu, I thought of how nice it was to be able to get Debian with a bit extra.

I've tried a lot more distros since I found Ubuntu, but its been the main one and has resided on my hard drive as the king of my computer. In fact, I believe that this computer is running an upgrade from 6.10, which was upgraded to 7.04,which...
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