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Back to Linux

I’m using Linux (GNU/Linux in case stallman is reading) once again, but this time on my main laptop, an Acer 4820TG.

Of course, plenty of problems showed up as I switched between 4 distros (Debian, Deepin, Ubuntu, Crunchbang, back to Debian). 32 more words



ConsoleKit2 is a fork of ConsoleKit I’ve been working for a little while.

My main motivation is because there isn’t currently a standard for system actions like suspend/hibernate anymore. 138 more words


Tired of Having to Update to the Latest Linux Distro?

Recently I have started to despise being pushed to update my Linux distro just because support was being stopped.

I used to only go with the Ubuntu LTS releases until I needed some more up to date libraries and software to compile a new piece of software I needed. 230 more words


Lights of Different Colors

As discussed previously, Ubuntu has done a lot to popularize Linux on the desktop, but its not for everyone.  A lot of that has to do with the look and feel.   635 more words


Xfdesktop - lesser known new features

While Xfdesktop in its 4.11 state has added the per-worspace/per-monitor wallpapers and added some improvements to wallpaper cycle options there’s also quite a few other, subtle, features added. 372 more words


Hello World

“Every adventure requires a first step. Trite but true, even here.” Cheshire Cat – American McGee’s Alice

I’m Eric Koegel, also known as eric_the_idiot on … 325 more words