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Jan 15, 2011 - 1 minute read - meetings

Blackpool LUG Meeting 15th January 2011

Once again we hit the heady heights of 7! Peter, Arran, Colin, Mike, Ed, Dave and Les all met this week. And what can I say, it was a very busy meeting. Colin and Mike tinkered with Colin’s Micro Core Linux installation, Colin installed a browser so he could surf the web. Mike and Colin then learnt a few lines of Python, using a book that Mike is currently reading and this website

Jan 13, 2011 - 1 minute read - meetings

Meeting - January 8th 2011 - catch up chit-chat.

Two new faces arrived for the first meeting of 2011, welcome Ed and Aaron. 4 ‘old hands’ attended, Colin, Tony, Les and Mike, and Peter representing the Fylde computer club, 7 in total, and we only have 8 chairs! A lot of Linux ‘chit-chat’ took place as there was a lot of catching up to do. A few Christmas presents were on display, but not much in the way of work got done this week.

Dec 28, 2010 - 5 minute read

manually create and install a VM (known as a DOMU instance in Xen

If you’ve followed my guide to installing xen from source then you might now be wondering how to create your first VM. This guide will show you how to manually create and install a VM (known as a DOMU instance in Xen) without any additional tools such as virt-manager, virt-install or virsh. These tools can help the novice, but are quite limiting when it comes to the advance features of xen.

Dec 28, 2010 - 3 minute read

QEMU-Puppy - A Personal Portable Computer 10/25/08 2.1. Puppy Linux There are a lot of medium sized Linux distributions out there. A lot of them could be used for our purpose. I’ve chosen Puppy Linux, because it’s flexible, it simply works and because it “feels good”… The mission statements of Puppy Linux are (copied from the site): * Puppy will easily install to USB, Zip or hard drive media. * Booting from CD, Puppy will load totally into RAM so that the CD drive is then free for other purposes.

Dec 28, 2010 - 2 minute read

ATI Catalyst™ Proprietary Display Driver - linux

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