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An old laptop converted to a mini desktop PC.

Front side

Back side

M6x60 x2
M5x25 x3

Debian GNU/Linux 7 (Wheezy)

ssh remote log-in to the laptop


Voice Input in Translation Work (#Linux + Chrome + #OmegaT), Take 1

I always was rather skeptical about using dictate software in my translation work. But recently I read a success story where a person started to use Dragon Naturally Speaking, and it boosted his productivity by ungodly high percentage. 410 more words


Getting a random line from a file

Sometimes it’s necessary to get a random number or to get a random line from a file. GNU/Linux has some handy commands to that.

1. $RANDOM : The RANDOM variable in bash provides a random number. 34 more words


install Ayat dan AdobeAir OpenSuse 13.2 64 bit

assalamu’alaikum warahmatullahi wabarakatuh..

kali ini kita akan mencoba menginstall Ayat, program Al-Qur’an elektronik buatan KSU . Untuk itu kita butuh AdobeAir (yang kini sudah tidak mendukung versi Linuxnya). 206 more words


Getting the http links from a webpage in GNU/Linux

We will be using wget to do this job, and webpage downloading script that can output the page to a pipe can be used to do this. 188 more words


How to customize your Linux bash prompt

Usually, when I find any cool tips/hacks for Linux, I try them once and right afterwards I forget how to do them! :-( In order to keep as part of the stuff I like and judge interesting (and practice my English), I decided to start to writing them here in my blog. 387 more words


So You Want to Buy a New Laptop...

Good! Me too! :)

Below, I’ve written a detailed step-by-step guide towards purchasing your next laptop.

Step. 1 – GPU Support:

Go to NVIDIA’s website and check out their latest GNU/Linux and FreeBSD drivers… 405 more words