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Dear Lazywebs : SSH on low bandwidth connections

Anybody got tips on how to make SSH on low bandwidth / bad connections (eg: 0-4KBps) more bearable?- Izhar Firdaus -

In old blog, Feb 11, 2009

Disk snapshot backup in Linux

From #myoss @ freenode.net<kaeru> what do linux people do for full backups?<kaeru> freebsd there is dump/restore<kaeru> do people use that for ext3 still or is there...

In old blog, Feb 11, 2009

Code Quality Measurement - WTF/m

- Izhar Firdaus -

In old blog, Feb 11, 2009

Steorn Orbo : Is the revolution near??

I'm quite a fan of science fictions, but when science fictions (might) become reality, it really intrigues me.Around middle of last year, I went googling for Free Energy Researches si...

In old blog, Feb 07, 2009

Desktop refresh

For some reason I feel like changing my desktop appearance and layout.Wallpaper is Crunchy Branch. I've been looking for documentation of the desktop slideshow xml to change the backg...

In old blog, Jan 25, 2009

Fedora 11 : Leonidas + Webcomic!!!!!!!

And its official!!!, Fedora 11 name has been decided!!!!!!!!.and its Leonidas!!!!!!!!Got hit with a rare inspiration moment, fired up inkscape, and took Nicu's Webcomic SVGs - and cre...

In old blog, Jan 11, 2009

Zekr packages for Fedora

A little introduction about Zekr:Zekr is an Open Source Quran study tool. This project is planned to be a universal, Open Source, and cross-platform application to perform most of the...

In old blog, Jan 10, 2009

Google Gadgets on Fedora

Randomly searching the 13000++ package list once a while really led me to some interesting discoveries:Google Gadgets is in the Fedora repos!!Just install google-gadgets-gtk for GNOME...

In old blog, Jan 04, 2009

Viewing Xorg memory consumption : xrestop

For some reason Xorg on my desktop was using around 1400MB virt memory after 14 days uptime. (really, it filled up all my RAM and swap).Asked at #fedora, and ivazquez mentioned xresto...

In old blog, Jan 03, 2009

QGTKStyle : Make QT apps uses your GTK style

I'm a GNOME user (was a KDE user 4 years ago), but sometimes I had to use QT apps on GNOME. QT styles/widgets, ever since from QT3/KDE3, for some reasons, always a pain to my eyes (to...

In old blog, Jan 03, 2009