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Hoyt Duff
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Just upgraded my desktop to Mageia 6, but it's still the release candidate as the official release has not been made as of yet. It works well for me and I have found no problems. Nice job, Mageia!
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Old Apps at http://www.oldapps.com/ provides old versions of popular software. The 6.0 DOS version of Norton Commander can be downloaded at http://myoldsoftware.blogspot.com/2009/04/norton-commander-60.html DOS shareware vers...
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Magiea documents how to set up a chroot environment in their Wiki. We'll set up both a 32-bit and a 65-bit environment and eventually use them with schroot, a tool that makes managing chrootred environments easier. To summari...
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Running msec on one of my Mandriva machines turned up a number of world-writable files. These are potential security problems, especially on a machine that faces the Internet. The obvious solution was to use chmod to remove a...
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Ubuntu has just announced that you can use Ubuntu to watch Netflix. They make it seem like Ubuntu is something unique and is the only way you can watch Netflix on Linux. I use the Mageia disto of Linux, so that Ubuntu-specifi...
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Old Apps at http://www.oldapps.com/ provides old versions of popular software. The 6.0 DOS version of Norton Commander can be downloaded at http://myoldsoftware.blogspot.com/2009/04/norton-commander-60.html DOS shareware vers...
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Ubuntu is now the "MS Windows of Linux".
Update: Here's how to get started using Ubuntu on Windows See also Scott Hanselman's blog here I'm in San Francisco this week, attending Microsoft's Build developer conference, as a sponsored guest of Microsoft. That's perh...
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I started a MediaWiki wiki for my hobby, to serve as a convenient place to collect and centralize all the bits of information that I find scattered about the internet. Creating such a wiki can be a daunting task, but if broke...
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This will describe how to install and configure the Transmission torrent application on Mageia5 in a headless configuration, how to make it automatically download torrents by placing a .torrent file in a particular directory ...
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It appears that "the cloud" is the popular buzzword now. All cloud computing is is a remote file server where you can store, access, share and manipulate your files. While several commercial services are available, it's possi...
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There are several Dynamic DNS clients available for Linux. I have never had them work satisfactorily with my DNS provider ZoneEdit. It is possible to use wget to send the current IP address to ZoneEdit (all on one line, of co...
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Born. Lived. Died. Zapped back to life. On bonus time.
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Co-author with Bill Ball of RedHat/Fedora Unleashed
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  • Cornell University, Old Dominion University
    BS-Business Admin; MS-Early Childhood Ed, present
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writer, hotrod builder, fishing pier owner
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    writer, hotrod builder, fishing pier owner, present
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Didn't buy my hot tub from them, but I had some questions about maintenance and they sent out a tech. Very friendly and helpful, he diagnosed and solved my problem quickly.
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