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Upgrading to Flash 10 in Debian

September 5, 2009 Jon F 0

Even though the Debian community is very strict about only allowing free software in their repositories, my Iceweasel install came preloaded with Macromedia Flash 9. […]

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Fedora FAQ

September 5, 2009 Tyler B 0

I just wanted to quickly mention this awesome website, http://www.fedorafaq.org/. While it only covers up to Fedora 10 most of what it says is still completely accurate. It has helped me quick a bit get my system up and running, most recently allowing me to use Window’s fonts in Linux!

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A Pretty New Desktop Theme

September 5, 2009 Jon F 0

This morning I spent some more time messing around with Compiz. I followed this tutorial to add an alternative repository to my sources list that […]

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Not entirely awful.

September 4, 2009 Jake B 3

So after my initial three-hour fiasco of getting my mouse to work, Gentoo Linux is running in a stable manner on my system. My graphics […]

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Finally Up and Running

September 3, 2009 Jon F 1

As you may recall, last night, I ruined my system by manually editing the xorg.conf config file according to a sketchy tutorial on the Debian […]

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Linux Mint

September 3, 2009 Sasha 2

I picked a distribution at random, and Linux Mint turned out to be a pretty good choice for someone like me – ie, completely incompetent […]

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The Fedora Megapost

September 3, 2009 Tyler B 4

Tyler B tries to install Fedora, get his ATi graphics card to work correctly, patches the kernel, enables Synaptics touchpad tap-click support and finally has everything working!

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Disabling the PC Speaker Beep

September 2, 2009 Jon F 5

If you’re like me, you’re still working on your certification as a Linux God. Until graduation day comes around, and you throw your penguin-festooned mortar […]

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Fedora HOOOOOOOO!

September 1, 2009 Dana H 1

Hi, everyone!  Dana here posting from a successful installation of Fedora 11.  I’m a little disappointed that I didn’t get the option to install KDE […]

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Good news on the laptop front

September 1, 2009 Sasha 0

I’ve gotten word that my laptop will be arriving at my parents’ house tomorrow, meaning that I’ll probably have it by tomorrow evening.

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From rage to less rage

September 1, 2009 Jake B 3

Today was installation day – that is, get my Gentoo system up and running to begin its full-time use. I have several pictures of the […]

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Laptop shipped

August 31, 2009 Sasha 2

Time to track my delivery! Oh wait…. Shipping Method: Information Temporarily Unavailable. Shipped Date: 8/30/2009 Estimated Delivery Date: Information Temporarily Unavailable. Carrier: Information Temporarily Unavailable. […]

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Back and ready to go!

August 31, 2009 Dana H 0

I just got back from vacation last night, in time for tomorrow’s experiment start date.  I’ve all ready backed up my laptop in preparation (running […]

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Calm before the storm

August 30, 2009 Jake B 2

Less than two days before the experiment starts, and I’m getting things ready ahead of time – my schedule this week is packed with fixing […]

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Hello, World!

August 28, 2009 Dave L 0

Hi Everyone, This is my very first post for The Linux Experiment. The time is ticking before the experiment begins, so I guess it is […]