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Fri 12 June 2009

# Aha.. internet

Posted by ankur in Other (53 words, approximately a 1 minute read)

I was travelling for the previous 2 weeks and couldn't access the internet. My cousins wedding, so was busy busy busy. Am back for a while before I leave for Australia for a vacation (Australia under the current situation.. yeah yeah, I know)

Catching up with the mailing lists and …

Sun 24 May 2009

Posted by ankur in Tech (173 words, approximately a 1 minute read)

Well, I can't keep myself from coding even during my endsems.. Got just the one left.. JAVA.. and with questions like the one my Java Challenge post showed, I really don't think I have much of a chance..

Here's my app again.. Made some improvements.. Elementary.. Will work full time …

Sat 23 May 2009

Posted by ankur in Other (110 words, approximately a 1 minute read)

I just got two of these from folks who deny sending them.. Looks like FB is in for some fun :) Lukily, i had just read the notification in Evolution and hadn't clicked the link when my room mate went, " waht?? Why the F would I send …

Sat 23 May 2009

# WTF??? C++ ??

Posted by ankur in Tech (2033 words, approximately a 9 minute read)

okay.. OOOkay.. This has really taken my lights out..I don't know much of C++. I love C so much that I din't want to ever try any other language.. But this article really did it.. Gotta give to the author some credit :D.

A colleague from the LUG tweeted …

Thu 21 May 2009

# Fedora 11 Media for LUGs in India

Posted by ankur in Tech (130 words, approximately a 1 minute read)

Good news.. !!

Off the Fedora India list :

Hi all,

We are happy to let you know that Fedora 11 is coming up on 2nd June,

Keeping the demand in mind and to ensure easy availability, we have arranged for Master copies of Fedora 11 for LUGs (without any charge).

Any …

Tue 19 May 2009

# Fedora 11 Podcast Series : Podcast 4 : Kernel mode setting with Adam Jackson

Posted by ankur in Tech (54 words, approximately a 1 minute read)

Kernel Mode Setting with Adam Jackson

For the fourth podcast in our Fedora 11 podcast series, we turn to the magic that is our display system. One of the coolest new features in Fedora 11 is the ability to do kernel based mode setting for the display....

The entire article …

Tue 19 May 2009

# Java challenge!!

Posted by ankur in Tech (102 words, approximately a 1 minute read)

So, I was going through my Java test papers (I have my endsem coming up). Here's a question that really shocked me.. I din't know the answer, obviously :D.. So here it is for all coders who think they know Java:

**- List the Java buzzwords? [2marks in a 20 Marks …