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On being excellent to each other

There has been a lot of discussion recently where there is strong disagreement, even about how to discuss the disagreement. Here’s a few thoughts on the matter. 308 more words


How to Hide the Top and Bottom Panels in Debian Wheezy with Gnome

I’ve searched months for this and have found it by mistake while thinkering something else in Configuration Editor.

1. Open Configuration Editor (assuming you have it installed already) 65 more words

Daily Learning

The Secret Behind the Auto Proxy Setting

While most people surf the Internet for pleasure, I mostly browse for knowledge. I.e., there will be lots of times that I need to revisit a page again and again. 321 more words


Remembering the twins

I waited this long to recap the two Dell Latitude LMs I had as guests last month because I couldn’t find the pictures I took while I was poking and prodding. 1,097 more words


Install and configure Android NDK on Debian

I am going to install NDK on Debian Wheezy/7, I start by downloading it from the official website  of Android https://developer.android.com/tools/sdk/ndk/index.html#Downloads.

user@laptop:~$ wget http://dl.google.com/android/ndk/android-ndk-r10c-linux-x86.bin
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FlashPlayer for Iceweasel

What is Iceweasel?

Iceweasel is a fork with the following purpose :

  1. backporting of security fixes to declared Debian stable version.

  2. no inclusion of trademarked Mozilla artwork (because of #1 above) …
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Release Team unblock queue flushed

At the start of this week, I wrote that we had 58 open unblock requests open (of which 25 were tagged moreinfo).¬† Thanks to an extra effort from the Release Team, we now down to 25 open unblocks – … 72 more words