Archive for September, 2009

The Karmic Koala

The changes to Ubuntu with the 9.10 release coming up are amazing. This is the most usable and stylish version ever.  Here are a few of the groovy things.

Sound preferences rocks. Got it to work with everything. Amazing !
Display settings works for multi-head and xinerama !
Evolution can use Google calendar and contacts. No more stuck [...]

Saturday, September 26th, 2009

Our planet

This is my greatest concern. We have treated our home planet disgracefully. And for what ??
Our inalienable right to pursue our own happiness at the expense of this planet by making tons of money ??
That pursuit seems so empty considering we are ultimately responsible for our own happiness, no matter what our circumstances. It is [...]

Tuesday, September 22nd, 2009

Dspace and Ubuntu

Today I present a course. Basically it involves demonstrating an Ubuntu server installation with Dspace.
See: for more details.

Tuesday, September 8th, 2009