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It's a Zoo around here

I’ve come to the realization that my house is turning into a zoo, and I’m fully embracing it. I mean I might as well, Mr. P (the husband) is going to be a Zoologist and I’m sure we will have more animals here than we even need. 195 more words

Display an image in picture box using next and previous button

I am now displaying an image from picturebox but my problem is to display an image using next button and previous button.

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Recent Questions - Stack Overflow

Advent Calendar: 19 December/Calendr Adfent: 19 Rhagfyr

December 19

Name: Karen Roberts 

Role: All Wales Digital Inclusion Broker

Area: National

Q1. How long have you been using computers/ digital tech?

I suppose I didn’t really start using computers properly until I was at University – and it wasn’t until my year studying in the States that I actually typed up assignments etc. 608 more words

Advent Calendar 2014

Unboxing December My Geek Box

Today I received the lovely package of December’s My Geek Box! Finally after living in this flat for 3 months our Intercom is finally fixed so my box didn’t involve an adventure to the post office for once. 140 more words

Verity And Cakes

Using Arch Linux's pacman/ABS/AUR

  • pacman combines a simple binary package format with an easy-to-use build system. Written in the C programming language and uses the .pkg.tar.xz package format.
# update package databases
$ pacman -Sy

# search all package, or just installed
$ pacman -Ss <package> or pacman -Qs <package>
(add color, either use 'pacsearch <package>' a perl wrapper for 'pacman -Ss' or)
$ nano /etc/pacman.conf

# query all package info, or just installed package info
$ pacman -Si <package> or pacman -Qi <package>
# lists all files associated with a package
$ pacman -Ql <package>
# list package disk usage
$ pacsysclean

# download/install
$ sudo pacman -S <package>
# just download
$ sudo pacman -Sw <package>
# install locally, used in AUR
$ sudo pacman -U <package_path>

# list packages out of date
$ pacman -Qu
# install packages out of date
$ sudo pacman -Syu

# list downloaded packages
$ ls /var/cache/pacman/pkg | grep <package>
# revert to a package in your cache
$ pacman -U <path_to_cached_file>
# rollback using https://wiki.archlinux.org/index.php/Arch_Rollback_Machine
$ pacman -U http://seblu.net/a/arm/2013/08/31/extra/os/x86_64/apache-2.2.25-1-x86_64.pkg.tar.xz
# same using downgrade/downgrader
$ downgrade <package> | downgrader <package>

# remove a package, leaves dependencies
$ sudo pacman -R <package>
# remove packages and orphan dependencies
$ sudo pacman -Rs <package>

# mirrors by speed, see https://wiki.archlinux.org/index.php/Mirrors
$ sudo cp /etc/pacman.d/mirrorlist{,.backup}
$ sudo rankmirrors -n 6 /etc/pacman.d/mirrorlist.backup > /etc/pacman.d/mirrorlist
$ sudo pacman -Syy

# pacman frontends, https://wiki.archlinux.org/index.php/Pacman_GUI_Frontends
# note: if using putty change translation to latin1
$ sudo pacman -S pcurses 
$ yaourt yaourt-gui

# tips, see https://wiki.archlinux.org/index.php/Pacman_tips and https://wiki.archlinux.org/index.php/System_maintenance
# remove orphan packages
$ pacman -Rns $(pacman -Qtdq)
# reinstall all packages (except foreign)
# pacman -Qenq | pacman -S -
# remove all the cached packages not installed
$ sudo pacman -Sc
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5 Reasons Why Manny Pacquiao Will Beat Floyd Mayweather

The whisper that is slowly turning into a scream amongst the boxing world is that the long anticipated showdown between Floyd Mayweather (47-0 26 KO’s) and Manny Pacquiao (57-5-2 38 KO’s) may finally happen. 595 more words