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Ubuntu on PlayStation

November 21st, 2007 · No Comments

Linux excellent portability creates many possible configuration including operating system installation in PlayStation system. A new linux user group that trying to install Ubuntu on PlayStation publish their tutorial of Installing Ubuntu on this machine.

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Fixing Ubuntu HardDisk Power Management Bug

November 1st, 2007 · No Comments

A bug on ACPI system of Ubuntu could lead to shortening harddisk life on Laptop. According to Paul’s investigation The major issue seems to be the load/unload system that is integrated into laptop hard drives nowadays. The heads will automatically be retracted (parked) after some idle time to decrease the risk of shock damage and [...]

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Ubuntu Latest Release

October 20th, 2007 · 1 Comment

Recent release of Ubuntu 7.10 Gutsy Gibbon increase our expectation of stable and secure operating system. According to Canonical Ltd the Ubuntu 7.10 is available for specific operating system requirements on the desktop and server.

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Playing Streaming Video on Ubuntu Using SMPlayer

June 4th, 2007 · No Comments

There are several open source multimedia player build for debian already and many of them are capable to play streaming video. I’m usually using VLC to play streaming video, but at the moment I’m testing SMPlayer as streaming video player. The performance of SMPlayer is quite impressive in my opinion. It can play several episodes [...]

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Improving Ubuntu 7.04 Performance

May 29th, 2007 · 1 Comment

I just got a more snappy performance improvement on my Ubuntu Feisty Fawn after tweaking my ext3 system configuration. The complete tutorial is from UbuntuGeek with the title how to get the most out of your ext3 and ReiserFS file system. Since the tutorial is using VI as file editor, I suggest you to read [...]

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Configuring T23 TrackPoint on Ubuntu 7.04

May 24th, 2007 · 3 Comments

When working on my Thinkpad T23 I’m prefer using TrackPoint instead of mouse. However, since my Ubuntu Feisty fawn was installed, I was using mouse more frequent than Trackpoint because I didn’t know how to change the trackpoint sensitivity. The trackpoint was too slow and my finger got pain when I push it harder just [...]

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