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by JoeDude
Tue Aug 28, 2007 4:08 am
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: Virginia sentences man to MS Windows
Replies: 7
Views: 7359

Calum wrote:yes, sentence software "pirates" to death! them and the muslims! kill 'em all and let a gun totin' red necked ten gallon hat wearing jehovah sort 'em out!
That is the best idea I have heard in a long time!
by JoeDude
Sat Aug 25, 2007 3:54 am
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: Virginia sentences man to MS Windows
Replies: 7
Views: 7359

insomnia wrote: Isn't the the dead penalty cruel enough?
Did you actually mean "not used enough" :-0
by JoeDude
Fri Aug 24, 2007 8:30 am
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: Virginia sentences man to MS Windows
Replies: 7
Views: 7359

Did the judge get paid? Wouldn't it be the governments responsibility to develop the software for many platforms anyway? Without it, wouldn't there be a violation of fair commerce, and inadvertantly, that government would be endorsing windows, an unethical parctice.I am guessing the courts stand on ...
by JoeDude
Tue Aug 14, 2007 1:41 pm
Forum: Applications
Topic: suggestions for linux web site creation software
Replies: 6
Views: 5830

NVU is the most like dreamweaver. You might try bluefish, but it's not strong on the WYSIWYG department. However, I do like bluefish, it's very versatile.
by JoeDude
Thu Aug 09, 2007 10:51 pm
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: Am I on the right track? HDD transfers.
Replies: 13
Views: 11175

I figured out what I was doing wrong on the first set. I was telling it to setup (hd0,1) instead of setting up (hd0)!
by JoeDude
Thu Aug 09, 2007 10:40 am
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: Am I on the right track? HDD transfers.
Replies: 13
Views: 11175

well...I was pretty proud of myself.
by JoeDude
Thu Aug 09, 2007 12:22 am
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: Am I on the right track? HDD transfers.
Replies: 13
Views: 11175

Reinstall of grub was being a pain. I kept getting error 15 when I tried: sudo grub find /boot/grub/stage1 (result was hd0,1) root (hd0,1) setup (hd0) quit So I did a bit of research, and found that actually mounting root could help and tried this: sudo mkdir /mnt/root sudo mount -t ext3 /dev/hda1 /...
by JoeDude
Sun Jul 29, 2007 1:59 pm
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: Am I on the right track? HDD transfers.
Replies: 13
Views: 11175

OK, tell me does this make sense. I dd'd it just as the man pages and void recomended. I partitioned first, followed the format, the whole 9 yards. What I think was happening was because I was copying to a larger partition, and the original was say 90% filled, the nwere one was filled to 90% as well...
by JoeDude
Sun Jul 29, 2007 3:28 am
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: Am I on the right track? HDD transfers.
Replies: 13
Views: 11175

like...a 50 gb partition being copied over to the new and being 67.3 Gb....that's the xp partition.

/ 5 Gb to 6.7Gb
/home 24Gb to 41Gb
by JoeDude
Sat Jul 28, 2007 2:40 pm
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: Am I on the right track? HDD transfers.
Replies: 13
Views: 11175

OK, done...

Stupid question time...

Does it make sense that the copy over to the new drive was larger than the original?
by JoeDude
Fri Jul 27, 2007 6:20 am
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: Am I on the right track? HDD transfers.
Replies: 13
Views: 11175

Am I on the right track? HDD transfers.

Situation: Old 80 Gb (IDE) Maxtor hdd failing due to past overheating. Partitions: 5Gb Ubuntu / Ext2 1 GB Swap 44 Gb /Home Ext2 40 Gb WinXp New Hdd: 250 Gb Maxtor (IDE) The plan: I intend to partiton the new hdd to 1 Gb Swap, 6 Gb / Ext3, 50GB Ext3, 50Gb Fat32, then make the remining 128 Gb storage ...
by JoeDude
Fri Jul 13, 2007 6:31 pm
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: Jobs
Replies: 12
Views: 10180

hmm...An interview with void?

maybe something like this?

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pWS8Mg-JWSg

or this:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QyVsWx3JaHM[/url]
by JoeDude
Thu Jul 05, 2007 4:26 pm
Forum: Ubuntu/Debian
Topic: Netork probs....
Replies: 8
Views: 12158

yeah. It worked like a charm. I have no idea how that changed, it's not even one of the items I altered or hand entered. I just got finished fixing that and it connected straight away. Now it's downloading updates...like 20 of them!

Thanx, that was a big help!
by JoeDude
Thu Jul 05, 2007 11:11 am
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: Disecting the iPhone firmware image
Replies: 7
Views: 10576

And a bigger screen...on the back....

It's the mobile phone version of starbucks. Without them, we never could have imagined paying $5.00 for a small cup of coffee.
by JoeDude
Thu Jul 05, 2007 11:08 am
Forum: Ubuntu/Debian
Topic: Netork probs....
Replies: 8
Views: 12158

I must be missing some packages then. When I tried route, I got a bash error. Not recognized.