Monthly Archives: May 2011

Linux Screen Resolution Problem Resolved

Over the past two weeks I’ve been dabbling with Linux/ I installed Ubuntu Server on an old PC I had spare in the shack and Ubuntu Desktop pn my main PC. I later installed Linux Mint 11 (Katya) on my … Continue reading

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Logbook Plugin for WordPress

I came across a very useful plug-in written by Peter, 2E0SQL called WP Logbook. WP Logbook allows you to upload the exported ADIF log from your favorite logging program and display it for your website¬†visitors¬†to view and search. Check it … Continue reading

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Now starting to get the hang of Linux. My biggest concern was that i may not be able to run N1MM contest software under Linux. Tried running it under WINE but no joy. then decided to install VirtualBox OSE, installed … Continue reading

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MAudio Delta 44 Card Problems with Linux Solved

After much ‘faffing’ about I have now solved my problem with the Delta 44 sound card running under Linux. It turns out all I needed to do was install the alsa-tools software package. Once installed you will get an Envy24 … Continue reading

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New desktop Linux Flavour

Having spent a week or so playing with Ubuntu desktop I discovered I had installed a version called Wubi. For some reason the install only allocated a minuscule partition so I rapidly ran out of space on a 2TB drive! … Continue reading

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Linux for the shack

Now installed Linux, Apache, MySql server in the shack using an old PC that was gathering dust in the corner if the shack on So far things are looking good. Ubuntu on my personal pc is working out well. … Continue reading

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