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finally, suspend / resume works!

Yeah I know, most of you out there think I am crazy to have used my laptop without working suspend to ram or disk. Well in my case the combination of my graphicscard and a widscreen resolution forced me to use the fglrx driver from ati (not even vesa was an option). Fortunately, the newopen […]

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What is it with me and girls …

maybe luck and persistence brought us together … maybe it was destiny … whatever it was … it feels good 🙂

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A look at future filmmaking ….

This one left me stunned.

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4GB RAM restrictions and Physical Adress Extension (PAE) exceptions

I lately got my hands on 4GB of RAM which I tried to put to use in my Laptop. My Fujitsu Siemens Celsius H240 is a Intel CoreDuo based Platform and I had hoped that I would be able to acess all of the memory. Long story short: the circuit / BIOS combination does not […]

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Useful Nautilus Extensions

I just stumbled upon rotate and resize and open in terminal extensions for ubuntu. Nice.

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Installing gforge on ubuntu feisty

1. install ubuntu server – no lamp – mailman wants you to choose languages, “newlist mailman” and afterwards “/etc/init.d/mailman start” – gforge-db-password wants you to choose a password for the database user – gforge-mta-exim4 asks wether or not to modify /etc/aliases for you – answer yes – gforge-shell-postgresql asks wether or not to modify /etc/nss-pgsql.conf […]

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Using the o2 Laptop Card with Ubuntu

lsusb shows the card as: Bus 007 Device 002: ID 0af0:6701 Option and the Feisty kernel supports it out of the box. Using umtsmon I can set the PIN and not worry about it anymore. However, I was unable to connect using the tool. I had some difficulties with connectiong to the APN “surfo2” so […]

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Wishlist

The things I want to have: Stone of Tears (Hardcover) 2nd book of the Sword of Truth series by Terry Goodkind ISBN-10: 0312857063, ISBN-13: 978-0312857066 Blood of the Fold (Hardcover) 3rd book of the Sword of Truth series by Terry Goodkind ISBN-10: 0312890524, ISBN-13: 978-0312890520 Temple of the Winds (Hardcover) 4th book of the Sword […]

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Sex, Drugs and Rock’n’Roll!

The Hurricane was all you can imagine from a festival and it of course started with the infamous “Helga!” roamings. “Die Fantastischen Vier” were better than I expected. I got lucky and stood directly in front of them … second in line. They also played old songs like “Tag am Meer” I had never expected […]

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