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An beautify for very creative and productive IT work .. and relaxation afterwards.


Oh. These pictures could fit for some beautiful SimCity-like game .. Check out at http://gulnara2015.deviantart.com/gallery/ 😉

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Fedora 23 Upgrade failed. Even the “Recommended method” link does not mention the bug…


Hi. A blog entry after long time .. huh … and the thing is simple: There is this bug – https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1260989 – which explains why I was not able to upgrade. And seems like only way to have my upgrade … Continue reading

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Never though there is finally some simple and handy way to link all Game Content Delivery systems


And there is. Like there is LinkedIn for Professionals, IGN has created nice way to link stuff for Gamers. What is more appealing is the fact there is a blogging module ( for example, mine ): http://www.ign.com/blogs/hx_unbanned Pretty nifty, right? … Continue reading

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AMD Catalyst 15.7 finally installable on Fedora 22


After long and invasive / massive battle to get AMD code running on Fedora 20+, FOSS/Libre community finaaly made it happen! A look in past. The first was my post (https://linardsliepins.wordpress.com/2015/06/03/amd-catalyst-15-5-beta-for-linux-but-is-it-for-kernel-4-x/) and bluehat’s post (https://bluehatrecord.wordpress.com/2015/05/30/installing-the-proprietary-amd-catalyst-14-12-fglrx-driver-on-fedora-21-with-linux-kernel-4-04/) about 15.1 / 15/3 installation … Continue reading

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AMD Catalyst 15.3 Finally installable on Fedora 22


Again the Open-Source Community saves the day! Some touch of history: In the beginning there was the post from Phoronix that there is AMD Catalyst 15.x driver available, but it is jet only supported by X.org 1.16 Server. After that, … Continue reading

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Puppet is ****ing outdated in Fedora 22


DevOps – Automation Tools – Puppet in the focus here. Fourthly, This release still use chkconfig utility. Source and Continue reading

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AMD Catalyst 15.5 Beta for Linux. But is it for Kernel 4.x ?


Long awaited, I guess, but is it worth bothering? https://www.phoronix.com/scan.php?page=news_item&px=AMD-Catalyst-15.5-Linux As we all know, there is some work done to get 14.12 working for Fedora 21 / 22 systems already. More info in this blog: https://bluehatrecord.wordpress.com/2015/03/22/installing-the-proprietary-amd-catalyst-14-12-fglrx-driver-on-fedora-21-for-installation-with-kernel-3-19/ Quoting: bitwiseoperator says: June … Continue reading

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Fedora 22 (Workstation) and FGLRX ( AMD Catalyst )


Sooo … recently I found some guide for FC21 users … http://ilevex.eu/post/106904892091/how-to-use-fglrx-amd-catalyst-on-fedora-21 But what about FC22 ( Fedora 22 )? Does these instructions apply to them also? UPDATE: https://linardsliepins.wordpress.com/2015/06/03/amd-catalyst-15-5-beta-for-linux-but-is-it-for-kernel-4-x/

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A Little yet ichy mess about Fedora and WineHQ cooperation to deliver latest updates to *nix users.


Recently I have discovered that after some unknown release WineHQ binaries ( from now on the ‘wine’ ) has been using non-genuine WineHQ binaries. They are now using builds called ‘wine-stagging’. After some research I found that it is described … Continue reading

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Some useful script for GNOME 3 and ACPUSD users :)


Useful edit for GNOME 3 and APCUPSD users in Fedora 21 x64 Continue reading

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