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School: Ubuntu & open source reduces PC troubleshooting

Using open source in school greatly reduces the time needed to troubleshoot PCs, shows the case of the Colegio Agustinos de León (Augustinian College of León, Spain). 356 more words


The Right Kind of Charity and a Juxtaposition of Lifestyles

Currently (and temporarily), Ubuntu is borrowing classroom space from a place we’ll call VIL, a “village within a village” for children of elementary school age who have been taken away from their parents by the state for various reasons. 1,124 more words

South African Adventures

installing sh file in ubuntu 12.10

1)download your sh file  e.g. “file_name.sh” and save it in your Desktop

2)Open Terminal (ALT + ctrl + T)

3)Now type cd ~/Desktop

4)Then type… 21 more words


Ubuntu 12.04 missing 'Open In Terminal'

So I gave in to the whims and fancies of Ubuntu 12.04, after spending nearly 4 months with CentOS 6.3. And then my project changed, and over this period of 4 months I realized that I have spent a significant time on getting a few basic things to work on CentOS. 186 more words


Python - The Beggining

Why Python?

In short: it came highly recommended.

I’ve dabbled in C++ and Java in the past. C++ is nasty if you haven’t had any previous experience with coding and I just didn’t get into Java that much at the time. 684 more words


Discovering Ubuntu Package Names For Perl Modules

Differences in Linux distributions can cause trouble installing dependency packages for Perl modules. Many times you’ll find references to YUM packages which work in Linux builds such as CentOS, but don’t work in Ubuntu. 213 more words