Nasa has announced that they have long term plans to build a spaceship capable of travelling to other planets. They want to investigate other forms of propulsion, such as electricity. As storing Hydrogen for long periods is apparently not the right thing to do. If we were not wasting billions of dollars on a pointless …

We can game on Linux too. Gaming with Unreal Tournament 2004 on Debian GNU/Linux showing that you can play games on the free operating system as well as on Windows. UT 2004 has huge levels reminiscent of Tribes and sniping other players in those Duke3D styled flying machines and running on the ground is heaps …

I have just bought Lord of the Rings The Two Towers on DVD and it is amazing how much stuff they cut out of the theatrical release of the films. Especially Sam & Pippin discovering Sarumans stash of food and Longbottom leaf. This blog is still going ahead despite all of the haters and trolls …

This is looking to be an awesome Linux release, including Video codecs and flash plugins in the release means that you can be online and watching the OSGUI tech show in no time, in Windows XP, which I have recently re-installed, I have had to go online and download the flash plugins to get Youtube …

So an error with the CpanelX has wiped out my database, I need to start again, but it will be possible and I will look on the bright side and not get bogged down. I can recover some of my posts from a google cached page and keep going from here. It is annoying enough …

Google Tech TalksJune, 5 2008 ABSTRACT The Linux Kernel, who is developing it, how they are doing it,and why you should care. This talk describes the rate of development for the Linuxkernel, and how the development model is set up to handle such alarge and diverse developer population and huge rate of change.It will detail …

Just switched to the amiwm desktop for my Linux installation, I am typing this in a custom build of Emacs. This is GNU Emacs, one component of the GNU/Linux operating system. GNU Emacs 23.1.1 (i686-pc-linux-gnu) of 2010-04-01 on deusexmachina-matrixCopyright (C) 2009 Free Software Foundation, Inc. To follow a link, click Mouse-1 on it, or move …

I have just installed Ubuntu Jaunty Jackalope once more, and I will see>how I go with this, I have just installed the ubuntu-restricted-extras and I should be able to play just about any format I want to. My Windows XP installation is playing up so I sacrificed the disk space occupied by Windows 7 and …

I have just upgraded my Ubuntu 8.10 kernel to 2.6.28.7 and now, the alsa sound works, which is way better than the deprecated OSS system that Ubuntu uses by default. And it was not very hard to do either, once I worked out how the mkinitramfs program worked, I was fine. $ uname -aLinux deusexmachina …

I have found a site here I found useful when I had to install Xmms on Ubuntuu. http://www.pvv.ntnu.no/~knuta/xmms/ I ran apt-get update after following the instructions and it worked. Site powered by RSS.

New Metacity theme. I have just added a new metacity theme at: http://www.gnome-look.org/content/show.php?content=62338 This is a good looking SVG theme. Enjoy. And my new GNU/Linux blog is up at: http://one.fsphost.com/goten/index.htm. Site powered by RSS.