March 23rd, 2011 — Linux = Freedom
I’ve not done a Linux post in a while. I thought that Firefox 4 deserved it.
Modern Ubuntu releases have made this whole process incredibly easy.
January 29th, 2010 — Linux = Freedom, Ubuntu Laptop
An unboxing and product review of my spiffy new Linux Laptop from system76. Be warned, there are both sharks and Insecticons.
July 3rd, 2009 — Linux = Freedom, Ubuntu Laptop
I managed to get Firefox 3.5 working in Ubuntu Intrepid before it was released in the official repository. Check out how. Please forgive the ranting.
March 3rd, 2009 — Linux = Freedom, Ubuntu Laptop
Just a quick entry for this. It’s hardly worth the effort, but I spent a good 10 minutes searching teh googles for the answer to this one. The official postr site has everything BUT the .deb file. So here we go. -Go to the jaunty postr page: https://launchpad.net/ubuntu/jaunty/sparc/postr/0.12.3-1ubuntu1 -Grab the .deb file near the top […]
February 5th, 2009 — Linux = Freedom, Ubuntu Laptop
Yes! I’m up and running on the latest Ubuntu and am lovin’ life. Only 4 months late, but hey, I try. When I upgraded my test box at work from hardy to Intrepid, I did it THE FIRST DAY the new distro was released. I lived a week without good graphics drivers. I said I’d […]
January 27th, 2009 — Linux = Freedom
I installed Ubuntu in the middle of last summer and have been using it exclusively at home ever since the install. I’ve been an off-and-on linux user since college (in 94!) but have never found a distro that really agreed with me or that I could get to work on a daily basis. Ubuntu 8.04 […]