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Ubuntu 7.10rc1 - Fixing Compiz (Related Ati cards, but some Nv stuff)

http://forlong.blogage.de

This article explains in a general sense the basic troubleshooting of Ubuntu 7.10's compiz 3d Desktop. This tutorial of sorts helps troubleshoot Nvidia cards and Ati cards. I would like to clarify the section "Possible problems for ATI users" this should be abit more clearer on new installs:

0)Install Gusty's Compiz updates ( in Add/Remove App's )

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Created by melinko2003 6 years 41 weeks ago
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What are microformats?

http://www.happy-content-manager.com

“Microformats are small bits of HTML that represent things like people, events, tags, etc. in web pages.”

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Created by can.axis 6 years 41 weeks ago
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Choosing Windows vs. Linux - Which One & Why & What Lies Ahead!

http://lxer.com

With the arrival of Windows Vista , lots of people are looking for alternatives. And Linux has emerged as the best contender. As I have used Windows XP and Linux for last 5 years, and Vista since its release. I thought why not write an article for the people who may want to know/use/switch to Linux from Windows.

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Created by anna 6 years 41 weeks ago
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DSNP (Django Start New Project)

http://vaig.be

"DSNP is a shell script that automatically creates Django’s new projects..."

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Created by can.axis 6 years 41 weeks ago
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Hexen II: Hammer of Thyrion 1.4.2

http://www.linux-gamers.net

Version 1.4.2 of Hexen II: Hammer of Thyrion (http://uhexen2.sourceforge.net/), a cross-platform source port of Hexen II, is released. This release adds support for 64 bit platforms, provides compatibility with older Hexen II protocols, fixes several opengl problems, fixes some security issues, updates the software renderer to support non-intel processors, among many other things.

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Created by C733tus 6 years 42 weeks ago
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Linux Not Ready for the Desktop? Really?

http://blogs.pcworld.com

I was somewhat amused to read Michael Gartenberg's comments that Linux is still not ready for the desktop. Please don't tell that to any of the people who last year logged in 40,000 times to the 28 Linux computers at our small town library and community center in Takoma Park, Maryland. These people are using a Linux solution called Userful, which puts up with robust use day in and day out.

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Created by missgeek 6 years 42 weeks ago
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Validator 0.8 getting stable - what next?

http://www.w3.org

"I didn't get to announce properly the releases of the Markup Validator 0.8.0 and 0.8.1 here, so these will be bulked with today's special: the Validator version 0.8.2 is out..."

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Created by can.axis 6 years 42 weeks ago
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Mailman 2.1 Members Manual - Documentation - Confluence

http://wiki.list.org

Host your own mail server.

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Created by dogstar1 6 years 42 weeks ago
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BASH Cures Cancer

http://bashcurescancer.com

Learn the UNIX/Linux command line

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Created by dogstar1 6 years 42 weeks ago
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Virtual machine, full installation or……Wubi

http://mckooiker.byethost5.com

So you heard some news about alternatives to Windows, called Linux? You might be interested in trying? In this article I will describe some alternatives to try, without having to abandon Windows. That’s right, you can keep your current operating system in any case!

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Created by C733tus 6 years 42 weeks ago
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Competitors are chipping away at Microsoft OfficeCompetitors are chipping away at Microsoft Office

http://www.newsday.com

When you write a letter, term paper or newspaper column, you'll probably use Microsoft Word. Buffing up a balance sheet? You'll probably use Microsoft Excel. Nodding off during a mind-numbing presentation? You're a victim of Microsoft Powerpoint... Today, however, some powerful challengers are chipping away at the Office edifice...

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Created by anna 6 years 42 weeks ago
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WiFi in Xfce: How to Setup?

http://linuxmini.blogspot.com

Wifi-radar is a tool intended to configure easily your interface wifi, and will allow you to connect to your wifi network. Wifi-radar is available in the menu Xfce, in the Network submenu.

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Created by greengrass 6 years 42 weeks ago
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What is Compiz?

http://linuxmini.blogspot.com

Compiz is a window manager, that means it takes care of all the basic needs to interact with the windows on your desktop - like moving, minimizing and resizing.

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Created by extra 6 years 42 weeks ago
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Installing Ubuntu Or Fedora From A Windows Or Linux System With UNetbootin

http://www.howtoforge.com

UNetbootin is a tool that allows you to install various Linux distributions (Ubuntu, Fedora, Mandriva, OpenSuSE, Debian, ArchLinux) from a Windows or a Linux desktop over the internet (i.e., you don't need to burn the Ubuntu, Fedora, ... CDs). Unlike the Ubuntu installation with Wubi, real partitions are created during the installation.

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Created by C733tus 6 years 42 weeks ago
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OpenOffice.org Docs In Fx Part 2

http://ffextensionguru.wordpress.com

"A little over a week ago I posted a tweak which would allow you to View OpenOffice.org Docs in Fx. Based on some of the feedback from comments and e-mails I’ve gotten on this, a lot of people didn’t understand what this tweak did or it wasn’t working. I had got it to work when I opened an OpenOffice.org document from my local system.

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Created by can.axis 6 years 43 weeks ago
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