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FWTS 16.09.00 released

Alex Hung of Canonical announced the latest release of FWTS, the FirmWare Test Suite, on the fwts-announce  and other lists.

New Features include:
¬† * lib: acpi: add supports for WPBT… 98 more words

#Juju in a few steps

I’m giving a try to juju now using xenial version (beta version). I have to say I was nicely impressed. They are actually working with containers (canonical lxd) and you can develop your charms really fast. 750 more words


Google Support Rel Canonical For PDFs

The other week we reported that Google doesn’t support real canonical for image search. But Google’s John Mueller clarified this morning that they do support it for PDFs in web search. 116 more words

FWTS v16.08.01 released

Alex Hung of Canonical announced v16.08.01 of FWTS, the FirmWare Test Suite.

There are a few new ACPI tests in this release:

¬† * acpi: nfit: add ACPI NFIT test… 64 more words

Using pdftk in Ubuntu

PDFTK is a command line program to perform certain PDF document manipulation, such as setting background, concatenation, page extraction, filling of forms etc.

This is free software. 104 more words

Six Month Training

windows 10 "free upgrade" is over

Bummer. We had a year to upgrade from Windows 7/8 to the latest Windows 10 for free and we missed it. It’s not because we’re lazy. 633 more words


It's Getting Harder to Love Linux


I used to be an operating system specialist. I’m not any more. I want to use a computer as a tool to get something done, like most people do. 314 more words

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