I found this in the last WWWW and it gave me more than just tears in the eyes. Enjoy Randy Pausch giving his Last Lecture:
Feb 1 12:51:32 gromit kernel: Cannot read proc file system: 9 – Bad file descriptor. Feb 1 12:52:03 gromit last message repeated 4368781 times WTF?!?
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 …
What is it with me and girls …
maybe luck and persistence brought us together … maybe it was destiny … whatever it was … it feels good 🙂
Fingerprint reader with Ubuntu
The fprint project has a pam module and a demo application to manage your fingerprints. Login works with gdm and the console … very nice 🙂
A look at future filmmaking ….
This one left me stunned.
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.
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 …
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 …