Category: Linux

Fedora and UnixODBC

January of last year UnixODBC spun off non-core code to separate projects of their own. The reasoning they give on their site makes sense. I’m just not sure I follow all the ramifications when it comes to how this works

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Adobe Air on Fedora 12

I’ve been getting my Fedora 12 machine set the way I want it. I had done the upgrade from 11, ran into problems with my video card and ended up doing a full install. Now I’m putting it all back

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Fedora Upgrade

I’ve been running Fedora 11 for a while but the upgrade to 12 was highly recommended here, so I kicked off the upgrade per these instructions. To put it simply, the instructions require typing a single word in at the

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KDE 4.3 Keyboard Shortcuts

I wanted to create a keyboard shortcut for locking the screen on my Fedora machine. I wasn’t sure what to do and my Google searches on what seemed the right terms weren’t too helpful either. It took some poking around

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Screencasts on Fedora

I was trying to use recordMyDesktopqt today. The video piece works just fine, but audio wasn’t as easy. I plugged in a usb mic. In the recordMyDesktop setting there is just a text box where one must type in the

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Fedora 11 Upgrade Done

My Fedora machine has finished upgrading to 11. I didn’t time it exactly but it looks like it took roughly 4 hours. That’s primarily due to the fact that it’s an older and slower machine. No errors or issues at

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2207 Packages

The upgrade will take a little longer. It finished all the prep, rebooted and shows it is now on 141 of 2207 packages to be updated. It is moving along rather nicely – if nothing gets broken I expect to

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