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This works awesome. When I saw this trick over at Ubuntu Snippets I was so excited to try it out. Worked fine for me. I turned off my usual scroll area and now can two finger scroll just like on a mac lappy. Awesome.

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mmmmm…… fresh installs

My main PC at home is a hodge podge of pieces. I used a 74 GB 10K RPM drive for my OS’s for years. It was always a pain to split that small space between XP and Ubuntu. I would run out of room often. I went through a couple 2nd hard drives over the […]

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look mom no wires part 2

So I decided to upgrade to the newest ubuntu on the lappy and something really strange happened. My internal wireless light went from red to beautiful blue. They finally worked my laptops wireless into the kernel. It is only G and I have been thinking about getting a N router so I might still use […]

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Best Buy to sell ubuntu

article Canonical’s plan to bring the increasingly popular Ubuntu Linux distribution to stores in meatspace is an indication that the company believes Linux is ready for a mainstream audience. The question, however, is whether the package delivers enough additional value to justify the cost. Consumers can pick up Ubuntu in a box for $19.99 at […]

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my first taste of wine

That there is some windows programs running in linux without a virtual machine. I had heard about wine for years now and decided to check it out using dvd shrink. The install was easy and I installed DVDfabHD decypter as well. I had been having issues with K9copy and made a personal backup of my […]

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I use linux as my main OS at home, but have a windows partition for movie maker and steam games. Well I had an old 5,400 RPM 100 GB drive in there and the MBR got written to it somehow on my last install. I wanted to get that out of my system and figures […]

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bunch of cute tux’s

30 cool ones

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Downloaded ubuntu Hardy alpha 6 for the laptop. It is pretty darn cool from what I have seen. Got wireless, compiz, the new gnome, and firefox 3 on it. Had a bit of an issue with scim messing with my language, but got rid of that. Took me a bit to get the xorg working […]

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