Monthly Archives: March 2009

ImageWriter

Here is a simple way to write .IMG files to your USB device… Firstly download the following .deb file from then install either by using dpkg or GDebi then once installed you will find it under Applications->Accessories-> ImageWriter

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Easy Peasy 1.1rc2

Here’s a screenshot of Easy Peasy 1.1rc2…

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40m APRS Trials

Recently on the OZAPRS mailing list there was the suggestion of setting up an APRS network on 40m (7MHz) this has been used successfully in New Zealand for some time and I have in the past attempted to initiate similar … Continue reading

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YouTube – Beached Whale

YouTube – Beached Whale.

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Me TV 0.8.0 Development Continues

Well another productive evening has been spent on development for the upcoming release of Me Tv 0.8.0 Although I’m having a small issue with the channel scan, I think my DVB-T USB Pinnacle 72e is just too slow! UPDATE: the … Continue reading

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Ubuntu Jaunty Jackalope UNR (beta)

Have you ever just wanted to try something because your curiosity got the better of you?  Well it just happened to me! I was just browsing the latest news from ubuntu to discover that their “ubuntu netbook remix” had just … Continue reading

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Freeview (what a joke!)

This was to promised “new” revolution for television Australia wide! however, since this was first advertised (back in November 2008) very little is yet to appear here in Tasmania.  Although considered a “regional” status, Tasmania has lacked any descent television … Continue reading

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Easy Peasy 1.1 rc2 (work in progress)

I’ve just been working on some source for the upcoming release of Easy Peasy (Ubuntu for net-books) but unfortunately I’m unable to figure out just what is wrong! (sorry Jon!) but for anyone interested in this Remix of Ubuntu then … Continue reading

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More random ramblings !!!

So what do you think of the current theme Im using for my Blog? So far I actully like it! I must admit I do miss some of the functionality of a 3 columb theme but so far so good! … Continue reading

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A change !!! or just trying a new theme…

I’ve decided to give this theme a try, as it blends better with my home page! Although I normally use a 3 column theme (this is only 2) I’m reduced in the clutter I like to have! so for now … Continue reading

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