Monthly Archives: January 2012

Bcfg2 1.2.1 released

Bcfg2 1.2.1 is primarily a bugfix release, with over 2 dozen reported bugs and dozens more unreported bugs fixed. The only significant change from 1.2.0 is that regular expression support in Rules is now optional, and off by default. A … Conti...

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node.js on Windows

Installing node.js on Windows is very simple. Download the installer and wait. Download: http://nodejs.org/dist/v0.6.8/node-v0.6.8.msi Open the windows command prompt: node -v Good to go 😉 There serveral script for simple webserver available. Mine...

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Code Composer Studio v5

The latest Code Composer Studio from TI has a nice feature. Add the CCS to an exisiting Eclipse installation but only if it’s an 32-bit instalaltion of Eclipse....

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Alpine Linux 2.3.5 released

The Alpine Linux project is pleased to announce immediate availability of version 2.3.5 of its Alpine Linux operating system. This bugfix release includes security updates for multiple packages. Download: http://nl.alpinelinux.org/alpine/v2.3/release...

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NFS and Windows

Utilities and SDK for Subsystem for UNIX-based Applications in Microsoft Windows 7 and Windows Server 2008 R2: Download...

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Bcfg2 1.2.0 for EPEL

The package of Bcfg2 1.2.0 is on the way to the EPEL testing repository. Please give some Feedback if you like. The package for Fedora will take a little longer because of the systemd testing....

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FreeNX and Scientific Linux 6.x

I prefer NX over VNC for graphical remote connections. On Fedora all needed packages are available in the Package Collection, but on the enterprise linux side (aka Scientific Linux or CentOS) the packages aren’t in the standard repositories, bu...

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CUPS and HP LaserJet 2100

The HP LaserJet 2100 is a nice piece of hardware. A network interface is present, refilled cartridges are cheap nowadays, and a PostScript emulation is available. The downside of old hardware is its slowness. Sometimes I need to print stuff … ...

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Alpine Linux 2.3.3 and visudo

visudo is not working out-of-the-box on Alpine Linux 2.3.3 [crayon-590504ea802c3875755400/] A quick fix is to make a symlink. [crayon-590504ea802c8856405363/]...

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Alpine Linux 2.3.3 released

The Alpine Linux project is pleased to announce immediate availability of version 2.3.3 of its Alpine Linux operating system.This bugfix release includes security updates for multiple packages. Download: http://nl.alpinelinux.org/alpine/v2.3/releases...

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linfo and Fedora

linfo is a PHP script which displays system information like phpsysinfo. Assuming that your have a running web server with PHP, the installation of Linfo is very straight-forward. Grab the latest source from the upstream website. [crayon-590504ea804b...

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Gnome Shell extensions Remove Bluetooth icon

The “Remove Bluetooth icon” and the “Remove Volume icon” Gnome Shell extensions will soon be available at the Gnome Shell Extensions Website. Currently the extensions are under review. After the review the users can choose if ...

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