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Subject Distro is Linux Mint 18.2 ‘Sonya’ 64-bit. First we need to establish the size of the Linux .iso – my File Manager, Nemo, says it is 1.7 GB but we need this in Linux-readable terms. 11 more words

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Most Linux users have their own desktop environment preference. For example, I enjoy using MATE, where other users I talk with get a lot of value out of XFCE, GNOME or KDE. 34 more words

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How To: read EPUB files from the command line

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This post follow a previous one on how to read PDF files from the command line by using poppler

The method used for PDF was to convert them to text or html and then to pipe the output to a pager, browser or editor. 381 more words

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How To: read PDF files from the command line

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On a previous post I showed a fantastic Android application called Termux

The app is basically a mini-Linux command-line distro, full of software and things to do. 613 more words

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Termux · app or OS? master the command-line on Android

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This post is an introduction to one of the best FOSS software available on Android: Termux

It’s way more than a simple terminal emulator, in fact it’s a mini Linux distribution with its own package manager, a growing repository with tons of applications (you can also compile software by yourself btw). 422 more words

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Mesa: fix constant vsync even when turned off

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I’ve got this problem while running certain games, the fps were capped at 60 even with vsync turned off

This depends on the .drirc configuration file and there’s a variable that can easily override this settings. 40 more words

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