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>MeeGo: Marriage of Nokia and Intel

>Nokia and Intel are merging their Linux based intiatives: Meamo and Moblin = Meego * Open source platform to serve mobiles, notebook, TV, and tablets.* Hosted under Linux Foundation* Support x86 and ARM* Visit http://meego.com for more information But why would people use this new OS? What’s wrong with Andriod? How is it better than […]

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linux, ubuntu

Uninterrupted Linux session : screen command

Have you ever faced losing connections to a remote machine (e.g. from a putty) and you happened to be in middle of a script that took ten hours to complete. So what would you do?? Restart the script after re-connecting. Not anymore… Linux screen solves this problem with providing a terminal that runs on server […]

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development, testing

>Half century of technical know-how sharing

>It’s 50th post on this blog. I am happy with my contribution. Learning is a continuous process and I am an active participant. Today’s post will talk of something that I had never imagined to do in my development career: Testing. Testing of the product is an interesting job, especially when you are a new […]

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bash, vi

>Bash Command fo you

>Once again, I am sharing a few good commands with you. a) Run command in a subshell$(cd /tmp && ls) # You will see the contents of /tmp but will stay in PWD only. b) Reusing cscope database$cscope -d c) If you default shell is csh, and you want to move to bash as soon […]

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>Ubuntu 9.10 on Windows XP: Virtual Box

>My office laptop has Windows XP installed and I need Windows for sake of Outlook and Communicator. So I started to look out for alternative for having Linux on my laptop. There were three options suggested by different people: – Get Ubuntu installed and run Windows XP as a guest on VirtualBox.Now my workplace’s IT […]

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definition, google, leechers, seeders, torrent

>Torrent: Demystified

>What is a torrent? A torrent is like a broker between a customer and a seller. It works in a peer-to-peer setup that means a true democracy; all are equal, no master-no slave. So you need to download a classic movie, which may be on a computer(s), located anywhere across the globe. How would you […]

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