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Well, Here Goes Nothing

December 14, 2010 Jon F 0

During a routine update of my Fedora 13 system, I received the following notification: You’ll notice, upon careful inspection, that the update utility would like […]

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Adobe Air and Fedora 12

March 22, 2010 Jon F 4

This weekend, I installed Fedora 12 (Constantine) on my laptop, and I have to say that so far, I’m impressed. Thanks to the standard GNOME […]

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Pulse Audio Nonsense

January 4, 2010 Jon F 4

Just a heads up: This isn’t the kind of post that contains answers to your problems. It is, unfortunately, the kind of post that contains […]

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Linux Saves the Day

December 23, 2009 Phil D 6

Earlier this week I had an experience where using Linux got me out of trouble in a relatively quick and easy manner. The catch? It […]

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Phoenix Rising

December 12, 2009 Dana H 4

As we prepare to bring The Linux Experiment to a close over the coming weeks, I find that this has been a time of (mostly […]

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A Tale of Two Fonts

December 10, 2009 Jon F 3

I set my system font to Dingbat, which worked perfectly in every application except for Open Office. The strange part is that the font worked […]

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Coming to Grips with Reality

December 8, 2009 Jon F 2

The following is a cautionary tale about putting more trust in the software installed on your system than in your own knowledge. Recently, while preparing […]

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Eclipse… Again

November 21, 2009 Jon F 0

Man I’m beginning to sound like a broken record. Last night I reinstalled my Debian system. Somewhere along the line, I made a mess with […]

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Back at Square 1

November 2, 2009 Jon F 3

This morning I reinstalled my Debian system. I began by downloading an ISO for the current Debian Stable build (called Lenny), and installing it with […]