Monthly Archives: November 2012

My experience with Gnome 3 in Debian Linux

Because the latest Skype for Linux was not installable with Debian Linux 6 (Squeeze) I decided to install pre-release (“testing”) of Debian Linux (called “Wheezy” or just Debian 7). The main change which I felt was Gnome 2 -> Gnome … Continue reading

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Running an XWindow program from a terminal

Suppose you want to to start an XWindow program from a terminal with its input, output, and error output redirected to null (/dev/null). Moreover you want the started program not to be hit with SIGHUP signal and exited when you … Continue reading

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Replacement of paper in HP printers

I’ve bought an HP printer, but laid it into an attic because it persisted to highlight “no paper” indicator even after I inserted paper. So I bought an other (also HP) printer: DeskJet 1050A. Soon I’ve found a similar trouble … Continue reading

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