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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Puppet is ****ing outdated in Fedora 22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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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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The times are changing…


Well … it is been a while since my last post here … But .. hey … it is beem hell of a rolling time for me … hard to say what did not happen 🙂 In general … I … Continue reading

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Tonight will be the night for my first ever linux-based phone OS hacking…


Gonna try to make this one happen… http://talk.maemo.org/showthread.php?t=81240 Got to cross fingers not to screw up ./etc in filesystem 🙂 P.S. You may ask – Why? What? Some answers are here: http://wp.me/p15JAu-3p

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A Candybar that just catched my heart in most unexpected moment…


It is the Nokia N9. Why .. ? IT IS based on Linux platform … it fits my hand ideally … and thes of all – it is simple in its UI. Oh .. I forgot this one, too: http://www.allboutn9.info/2012/06/openmobiles-acl-for-meego-harmattan.html?showComment=1347893058115#c2304715518081846229Continue reading

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Semantic OOP Ideas – the series – [2]


Hello again to those who read the first small post in my pathetic blog 🙂 [Continuing from :: Semantic OOP Ideas – the series – [1]] Alright. So, I have been working on the project for about two years and … Continue reading

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Debian is dying ??? !!! Holy apt!


Read more here: http://www.omgubuntu.co.uk/2011/02/debian-is-dying-oh-my-word/ Related Articles Debian is dying, oh my word! (omgubuntu.co.uk) Debian Is the Most Important Linux (linux.slashdot.org)

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