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Not getting anywhere with MadWifi

Posted 01-23-2009 at 10:00 PM by ctroyer

Downloaded madwifi-0.9.4 from sourceforge - read the README and INSTALL files, did make and make install - but there seems to be no ath_pci module for modprobe to load. Hmmm.

Went to to look for the wiki. Couldn't find it, but did find lots of hints that the sourceforge version of the code is obsolete. So I went to a mirror site for the 'latest' snapshot. That file was madwifi-20060331. Sounds older than madwifi-0.9.4, but what the heck. Tried compiling it, but just got...
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Installing a Roller Blog on a Slackware Box (Part 2)

Posted 01-23-2009 at 08:53 PM by ibacsoft (Ibacsoft`s Slackware Blog)

Now, to set the ownership of the Tomcat files and directories:

chown tomcat:tomcat /usr/tomcat (this is for the symbolic link)

chown -R tomcat:tomcat /usr/apache-tomcat-5.5.27 (this is for recursively changing all directories and subdirectories inside the tomcat dir)

The next step is to set the CATALINA_HOME as an environmente variable for /usr/local/tomcat. I opened the /etc/profile file with vi and added the following line:

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Acer Aspire One Resources

Posted 01-23-2009 at 03:02 PM by farslayer
Updated 05-04-2009 at 10:36 AM by farslayer

This page is just to consolidate all the Acer Aspire One Links we have located over time..

Linpus Lite Resources - for Your AAO
10 Tweaks for your AAO
30 AAO hacks
Acer Aspire One Tips and Tricks - Setup Cloned or Dual Displays !!
Customize The Aspire Ones GUI
Official Acer Aspire One Forums - Good place for assistance with linpus Lite
Huawei E220 - Mobile broadband on the AAO...
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New cheap CardBus wireless card arrives

Posted 01-22-2009 at 09:43 PM by ctroyer

The D-Link DWL-G630 that I ordered from BuyDirect Corporation (Found on Amazon ) Arrived. Yay!

I decided to order this card by searching the wireless chipset list at and searching Amazon for vendors who were selling the particular cards with the particular chipset I was seeking. Took some tedious typing into search boxes, but I found several options that I liked, and had I not found this card for $10.00 I would have called the vendors to quiz them about...
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Making Realtime audio, with Mandriva Linux and Rolands Edirole UA-25ex (usb powered s

Posted 01-22-2009 at 04:02 AM by GlennsPref

Making Realtime audio, with Mandriva Linux and Rolands Edirole UA-25ex (usb powered sound card), using Ardour, Hydrogen, Rosegarden, jackd and qsynth.

First thing I had to do was get a kernel that supported the new usb audio card.

I started with the newest available, from Mandriva ccooker, 2.6.28 rc...x86_64.

This kernel allowed the device to work out of the box, once I turned off the onboard sound chip in bios.

But I could not get a realtime...
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