Ubuntu 15.04 is not on the supported list for Java but JavaFX video does seem to work after installing a scattering of packages. Guide written with 64bit Xubuntu and Java 1.8.0_60-b27 For JavaFX to work: You must install GLIB 2.28 … Continue reading
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Recently decided to sell one of my rack servers and replace it with a smaller and house friendly HP Microserver. To delete the network share data I used the following command: shred –remove –iterations=7 filename.xyz This command will overwrite the … Continue reading
Could you benefit from switching DNS Server? A DNS (Domain Name System) server is used to lookup the address you type into the address bar and link it to an IP address of a system. The speeds at which the … Continue reading
A Stand Alone Musical Floppy Jukebox I saw a video of some Musical Floppies and thought “Yea, I could get in on that”. By mashing some stuff together and with some overarching Java code here is a self contained MoppyJukebox.
As I use Linux as my main O/S I have learnt to live with a few things. One of them is Flash having some screws loose and BBC radio is one of the victims. All these links can be opened … Continue reading
Just sharing some of my experiences with Arch and an old laptop that was given to me. This is what I had to play with, a Toshiba Tecra A2: Intel Centrino 1.6Ghz 40 GB HDD 735 MB RAM (Also the keyboard … Continue reading