Monday, June 11, 2007

7 Habits For Effective Text Editing

Bram Moolenaar talks about effective ways of text editing.

Friday, June 08, 2007

Ubuntu full circle magazine issue 1.

Contents:

Install Ubuntu Feisty Fawn, step by step

Howtos:
  • Linux Directory Structure
  • MythTV Intro
  • Scribus (desktop publishing) Part I
  • Add/Remove Software
  • Review: GRAMPS geneaology software
  • Interview: Deluge BitTorrent Client developer
  • News, “Top 5″, Letters, Desktops, and much moreDownload here

Wednesday, June 06, 2007

An alternative way to notify, in kopete

  1. First install X onscreen display: sudo apt-get install xosd-bin
  2. From kopete menu goto Settings>Configure Notifications
  3. Select "A contact has come online"
  4. Click "Advanced" button
  5. Deselect "show message in pop up"
  6. Select "Execute a program"
  7. Paste the following:



echo %s | sed -r 's/<qt><i>(.+)<\/i>(.+)<\/qt>/\1 \2/g' | osd_cat -f -*-arial-*-r-*-*-15-*-*-*-*-*-*-* -p bottom -A right -c yellow -s1

Tuesday, June 05, 2007

eyeOS 1.0



eyeOS is an open source web Desktop Environment.
http://demo.eyeos.org/