Family without result…

It has almost been one year since this event took place... its time the "community" acted and get this resolved by assisting Police. Family challenges killers: Speak up, cowards BY ZARA DAWTREY POLICE REPORTER "COME forward you gutless bastards. You may have silenced Shane, but you'll never silence me." So says the brother of murdered Campbell Town … Continue reading Family without result…

Me TV 1.3.1 Now in Debian unstable

I've just had my second update for Me TV accepted into Debian unstable (Sid)  😀 So I have also filed a bug report to sync this new release into Ubuntu Maverick and also uploaded to the Me TV development ppa on LaunchPad. This is to be the last package I do for Ubuntu Karmic, as … Continue reading Me TV 1.3.1 Now in Debian unstable

LinuxMint 9 on my Eee PC 701SD

Just to test out the latest release of LinuxMint 9 So I've installed this on my Eee PC 701SD to give it a try. As this is an Ubuntu derivative, there is no real new features as such, just a different set of default applications and layout for GNOME. So here is a screen shot, … Continue reading LinuxMint 9 on my Eee PC 701SD

ASUS Eee PC 701SD

I've had my Eee PC now for almost 18 months and during this time I've tried many Linux distros on it but have yet to settle on one that I really like. the OS of choice for my Server and Desktop is Ubuntu, and this has mostly been what I've been using on my Eee … Continue reading ASUS Eee PC 701SD

Sometimes it just easier!

Some time back when I built my current PC I didn't bother with getting an optical drive (initially) but as time went on and finances allowed, I go myself a Pioneer DVR-218L *-cdrom description: DVD-RAM writer product: DVD-RW  DVR-218L vendor: PIONEER physical id: 0.0.0 bus info: scsi@2:0.0.0 logical name: /dev/cdrom logical name: /dev/cdrw logical name: … Continue reading Sometimes it just easier!