Monthly Archives: August 2007

How Many Virtual Destktops do You Use?

How many virtual desktops do you usually run on your machine? This question is probably directed more towards the Linux users rather than the Windows folk. When I’m using my XP box I usually stay with a single desktop, because … Continue reading

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Favorite Mode of Communication: IM or Email?

What is your preferred mode of communication? Personally, I’m an email person. If you want to get in touch with me, the fastest way is probably via email because I always have it in front of me. I essentially don’t … Continue reading

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Configure Linux Startup Applications with sysv-rc-conf

How do you control your background services in Linux? Purists will probably say that renaming the symlinks in the rc folders is the way to go, but for me that’s a pain in the ass. I much more prefer some … Continue reading

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