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Mon 06 July 2009

GyachI trouble

Posted by ankur in Tech (95 words, approximately a 1 minute read)

I was happy using GyachI for my Yahoo messenger needs. Ran outa luck. People do not receive my messages when I use GyachI. Reinstalled, removed config files, no difference, they still don't get my messages.

I've switched to Empathy for the time being. But, I miss the webcam feature that …

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Sat 04 July 2009

F-spot ..

Posted by ankur in Tech (26 words, approximately a 1 minute read)

I've been getting a lot of this error lately while uploading photos to my picasa webalbum using F-spot. Just curious, anyone know what the error means?

Screenshot-Uploading Pictures

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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 …

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Sun 17 May 2009

USB confusion

Posted by ankur in Tech (447 words, approximately a 2 minute read)

My USB ports have been working slow. Really slow.. The speeds even decrease to KB/s while copying to flash disks.. I was looking for a solution.. I checked the specs here and this is the output from lshw (the USB part).

From what I understand in the output.. My …

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