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Generic concept: Unite and Conquer

Posted 12-18-2008 at 03:26 AM by KianTern

1. I'm not very good with words. Sometimes I can see something very clearly in my head,
but it's hard for me to express it in words. I hope that I'll be clear enough to make it understandable.
2. All of the bellow is my own opinion and shouldn't be considered anything else.

There is a lot of functionality duplication in Linux Distributions.
I don't mean that there are too many applications that do the same tasks, this is actually good (choice...
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How to set up host interface networking for VirtualBox on Ubuntu

Posted 12-17-2008 at 02:36 PM by sridhar11

To start, NAT is by far the easiest way to get your guests connected to the interweb, but you may want to use the guests as servers. For this you need Host Networking.To configure Host Networking you need to configure network bridging, you basically
go through four steps on the host machine

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Howto set up a Wireless Bridge in Debian

Posted 12-17-2008 at 02:34 PM by sridhar11

A wireless router is great when toting a computer with a wireless interface around, but moving a wired computer to another room or floor often means stringing an unsightly Ethernet cable through the house. The alternative is buying a wireless adapter, hoping that a Linux driver is available for it (there often isnít). Even a wireless interface is no good when used out of range of the wireless router.

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Inspiron Mini 9 is in the he-ouse.

Posted 12-17-2008 at 10:31 AM by PresGas (President Gas is President Gas again.)

Okay, so I got the machine in late yesterday and this morn, I immediately put in Xubuntu 8.10 alternative cd so that I could get the encrypted private directory without much hassle. Also, I kinda wanted the surprise of seeing what I would boot up to and what would be available. I am now writing this entry from it.

Here is the lshw output (removed USB stuff:
    description: Portable Computer
    product: Inspiron 910
    vendor: Dell
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The begining

Posted 12-17-2008 at 09:37 AM by KianTern

For some time now I come up with different ideas how to make Linux a better OS.
Mostly I write down these ideas on my PC at home in hope that one day I'll have time to implement them.
Unfortunately I don't, so the ideas are gathering dust.
Some of the ideas are general concepts that are not related to specific application or even OS.
Some I even doubt can be implemented at all.
I've decided that I'll post some or all of them here in hope that someone will like...
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