Category: Υλικό

Installing epson L130 inkjet inktank printer in Debian 8

2 Οκτωβρίου, 2015 (19:12) | Υλικό | By: chomwitt

Update: 7/2016 Isnt any other linux libre soul out there having L130? anyway. that’s an update on my adventure with L130 with a debian 8 box. .(although i have a feelling that the ‘adventurous’ aspect in part is due to the tech itself and not to blame the limped in functionality linux driver. .) Less [...]

Playing LifeFlashes on libre sludge engine.

6 Ιουνίου, 2015 (16:55) | Υλικό | By: chomwitt

I downloaded the slg file of the game and the sludge engine. Then we run the game with

 Sludge is libre adventure engine

First steps in webdev with Clojure.

5 Ιουνίου, 2015 (18:38) | Υλικό | By: chomwitt

U can find dozen of tutorials for building your first webapp .The catch is that they use diff libs assume a specific ide,editor and some even are linked to deployment instructions to specific services like heroku etc. Also another factor making thinks complex is the database access. It seems that many tutorial use db services [...]

Benchmarking one sata HDD and one usb HDD with Gnome-disks

23 Νοεμβρίου, 2014 (12:46) | Υλικό | By: chomwitt

We used Gnome Disk utilitie from within Debian to test the read speed of our HDD.

Fixing hdd errors and non-booting with ubuntu live cd 14.04 LTS in T410 laptop

10 Νοεμβρίου, 2014 (18:01) | Υλικό | By: chomwitt

GParted 0.18.0 –enable-libparted-dmraid –enable-online-resize Libparted 2.3

ATI GPUs in Debian and Ubuntu with libre radeon driver

1 Νοεμβρίου, 2014 (16:23) | debian, Γραφικά, Παιχνίδια, Υλικό | By: chomwitt

Using hardware graphics acceleration card with a libre-friendly opeating system isnt always an easy road. Companies wont release a libre or open driver. Debian project has take a decision from Squeeze onwards to be released with no propriatery closed firmware – blob – microcode . But there is the option to enable the contrib and [...]

Adding a wireless mouse to h-node

25 Οκτωβρίου, 2014 (03:11) | debian, Υλικό | By: chomwitt

Since there is not category for wireless mouse i added my device’s compatibility report in the webpage manually-indexed-devices .‘Manually means that we write the relative record using the site’s supported tags.  If there is an existing category then in the category’s page we add a new record adding the necessary fields that appear.

Trying a mobile broadband usb card with Debian Testing and Ubuntu 14.04 LTS

17 Οκτωβρίου, 2014 (02:19) | debian, Οδηγοί-εγχειρίδια, Υλικό | By: chomwitt

The usb modem is part of a prepaid mobile internet package from a major mobile service provider in Hellas. I wand prepaid (me karta) to control better my expenses wheras in “plans” you have a contract there is a charging based on info-volume after some initial amount of GB. A situation that could get out [...]

Libre SBC and libre SOC .

7 Οκτωβρίου, 2014 (00:42) | SBC, Υλικό, υλικό | By: chomwitt

Trying to find a Single Board Computer for educational purposes i found that System On Chips used on SBC have blobs for their intergrated GPU’s and in many cases for their WiFi sybsystems. Single-board computers (SBCs) are computers delivered as one circuit board that are powerful enough to run a real operating system. They generally [...]

A serious of unfortunate events ..

15 Σεπτεμβρίου, 2014 (05:07) | Υλικό | By: chomwitt

Wanting to remap capslock to ctrl initiated a serious  of bugs and problems.   First i could make the /etc/default/keyboard change to persist  in debian+xfce stable. But i found after some hours that when the screensaver was taking over after some inactivity the changes were revert . So i try a new window manager , [...]