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How To Make A Menu Entry

Posted 03-18-2016 at 11:05 PM by Ztcoracat
Updated 03-19-2016 at 05:36 PM by Ztcoracat

If you have ever manually installed an Application but grew tired of using the terminal to launch it this blog is for you.

I'll use BibleDesktop-1.6 as the Application/example.
I recently installed it and had to keep using the terminal to launch it.

Code:
cd /home/username/Directory/bibledesktop-1.6
su
./BibleDesktop.sh
Using nano just make the new file and desktop entry like this:

Code:
nano /home/username/.local/share/applications/bd.desktop
...
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How to fix the Clock in Slackware

Posted 01-12-2016 at 08:14 AM by Ztcoracat

Many times I have tried fixing the clock in Slackware and for some reason timeconfig didn't work for me at all.

I found a way to fix the clock and it works everytime the clock is wrong.-

Open the terminal as root and run these commands one at a time.

Code:
# date -s "12:00:00"
Code:
ntpdate time.nist.gov
Finally to make the new set right time permanent also for the BIOS battery clock issue:
Code:
# hwclock
...
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Installing Simon Voice Recognition Software

Posted 10-25-2015 at 10:32 PM by Ztcoracat

Installing the dependencies wasn't what I'd call fun.
It took about 10 hours to do so.

After running the build script for Simon several times and it continued to complain that opecv wasn't installed when in fact it was installed; I began to think that maybe Slackware needed a different version of Simon.

That pkg that is needed is here:
http://pkgs.org/slackware-14.1/slack...slack.txz.html

Once you install all...
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Lesson's

Posted 03-07-2013 at 10:38 PM by Ztcoracat

"If it ain't broke don't fix it-
If you can't fix it don't break it--
You reap what you tweak":-

This was one of my first lessons as a linux user.

Original poetry was written by a member @ Ubuntu-
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