* Posts by FRLinux

12 posts • joined 7 Nov 2007

Linux gets jiggy with more filesystems in 2.6.34 kernel release

FRLinux
FAIL

kernel != application

"The other 39841 Linux users would much prefer a workable alternative to Visio"

Err, you seem to be confused between the kernel (the base of the system) and software applications. It would be like asking Microsoft to release Visio as part of their Windows core OS...

The Netbook Newbie's Guide to Linux

FRLinux
Unhappy

ASUS netbook newbies guide

You might want to add ASUS there, as I also own a netbook, but an Acer one (running LinPus) which is not the same hardware and distribution...

Illegal pharmaceutical ads infiltrate gov, edu sites (again)

FRLinux
Pirate

abuse

Sadly, I am really starting to wonder what abuse reports affect people in charge. Most of the time (been doing that for 10 years now), you just never get a reply.

Ten tweaks for a new Acer Aspire One

FRLinux
Flame

Kernel modules

I have added some modules for OpenVPN and PL2303 devices and even a new kernel with IPv6 support, you can take a look there :

http://frl1nux.blogspot.com/2008/08/acer-one-and-openvpn.html

http://frl1nux.blogspot.com/2008/09/acer-one-and-pl2303.html

http://frlinux.net/?section=portables&article=224

EU sets ambitious IPv6 target

FRLinux
Linux

few rectifications...

@daniel : class A is a /8, not /24

@chris miller : fe80:: is a local address, hardly proper IPv6 routing.

May I suggest this nice site : http://www.point6.net/index.php?newlang=english

Adobe launches 'free' Flash-only media player

FRLinux
Linux

Cross Platform minus penguins

As usual with Adobe, it is win/mac first and possibly in a remote future a Linux version. I wouldn't call that cross-platform.

Apple rewards developers with bricked iPhone

FRLinux
Linux

re: bricked

Well, bricked means unusable due to firmware not working correctly, but it doesn't mean that nothing can be done to revert or fix that behavior.

Citrix debuts XenServer 4.1 with simpler pricing

FRLinux
Jobs Horns

And where's the source Luke?

It is all nice and everything that they released their commercial stuff but where is the OpenSource equivalent? All I can see from http://www.xen.org/ is the old (and insecure) 3.2 tarballs

The horns cuz i'm not sure...

Latest Vista SP1 tweak open to everyone with a week to spare

FRLinux
Linux

Re: What's the problem?

Seriously guys, the whole Windows management is easier than Unix/Linux is overrated. It all depends which solution you chose/implemented. I don't find one harder than the other.

That being said, to the man cursing after Bill Gates (who stepped off long time ago), use something else, make your heart happy.

Beware of pickpockets and malware-laced banner ads

FRLinux
Linux

Re: I use my browser's built-in add-blocker

I am not quite sure this is going to save you. Linux is one answer anyway.

Smurf gives Paris Hilton a mouthful

FRLinux
Dead Vulture

South Park?

Just when I thought that South Park was going a bit too far with the caricature of herself ! The pictures of her dead pets will haunt me forever :)

Paris Hilton exits missionary position to save Universe

FRLinux

Paris Hilton postpones saving the world for the universe

Save the Cheerleader as they say :)

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