10 posts with the tag linux

Audio CDs on Ubuntu on Lenovo X301March 26, 2011

Quick geektastic post. Under Ubuntu 10.04 lucid lynx I can ’ t play audio CDs. When I put them into the drive, an error pops up every few…
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Early adventures with UbuntuMay 16, 2008

I ’ ve been thinking about switching from Fedora to Ubuntu . I downloaded the latest Ubuntu version a few weeks ago. Today I took the…
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RIP Bennett RobinsonMarch 11, 2008

This morning I learned that Bennett Robinson passed away about a year ago. I met Bennett on a flight from Singapore to Bangkok, he gave me…
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ZendStudio 5.5 on Fedora 8December 08, 2007

I am delighted to report, that at long last, I ’ ve managed to successfully get Zend Studio 5.5 running on Fedora 8. It turns out that, no…
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Evolution AttachmentsNovember 27, 2007

The latest version of Evolution (the email / calendar / contact application for Linux) has introduced an absolutely awesome feature. I just…
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Skype Wins AgainOctober 14, 2007

Unfortunately I can ’ t find a suitable alternative to Skype. I use Skype for PC to PC calls, some PC to Phone calls and I have a UK phone…
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Linux Audio Volume at BootSeptember 04, 2007

Every time I restarted Fedora the volume would reset to 50% and the mic would be de-selected as the recording source, so VoIP wouldn ’ t…
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Fedora 7 and Skype 1.4June 10, 2007

I upgraded my laptop to Fedora 7 yesterday. As usual, upgrading my OS involves a bunch of new programs, copying some data, restoring my…
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rTorrent and screenJune 04, 2007

I ’ ve recently discovered the joy of screen . For non-techies it ’ s a cool little program that means I can log on to my server, start…
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A Linux SmartphoneMay 12, 2007

I had this great idea that I ’ d love a Linux based smart phone. I figured somebody had to have thought of this first, and so a little…
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