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by sfh1975
Sun Mar 16, 2008 10:24 am
Forum: Linux CD's & DVD's
Topic: Various flavors of Linux from DE
Replies: 5
Views: 15976

Sorry friend,
I am in Canberra now. BTW, you have now fast internet in many places in Pakistan so I wonder if its a problem.
Thanks and regards.
Faisal
by sfh1975
Fri Feb 01, 2008 6:59 pm
Forum: Installation
Topic: In Dual Boot
Replies: 10
Views: 11193

x2oxen wrote:You want to say the above solutions are not working well that he should google about it more???

no!
by sfh1975
Fri Feb 01, 2008 4:21 am
Forum: Installation
Topic: In Dual Boot
Replies: 10
Views: 11193

yep, reinstall grub- the boot loader.
just google how to do so or search this forum for previous posts on the subject.
by sfh1975
Sat Dec 29, 2007 7:54 pm
Forum: General
Topic: gOS
Replies: 13
Views: 9710

x2oxen wrote:
sfh1975 wrote:gOS is short for gOS!


Does this making any sense to any 1?


I apologize!
gOS is short for GreenOS.
Sorry.
by sfh1975
Wed Dec 26, 2007 10:35 pm
Forum: Administration
Topic: Configuring a CDMA phone for BitPim
Replies: 4
Views: 4332

Thanks friends,
I have googled but seems like no one has done it before.
I tried to play with it a little bit using info from Tariq Zia's tutorial, that I had previously used for connecting to internet, but it didn't work.
Thanks anyway,
Faisal
by sfh1975
Wed Dec 26, 2007 10:33 pm
Forum: General
Topic: gOS
Replies: 13
Views: 9710

gOS is short for gOS!
by sfh1975
Fri Dec 21, 2007 12:58 am
Forum: Administration
Topic: Configuring a CDMA phone for BitPim
Replies: 4
Views: 4332

Configuring a CDMA phone for BitPim

AoA All
Can I use my huawei wireless set with BitPim (www.bitpim.org)? If yes, how should i configure it? I am an Ubuntu Gutsy user.
Thanks in advance,
Faisal
by sfh1975
Wed Dec 12, 2007 11:31 pm
Forum: Howto's & Tip n' Tricks
Topic: an opensource alternate for MS Project.
Replies: 1
Views: 6541

Thanks a lot,
I was using planner in Ubuntu, which in itself is very good but it was not able to open .mpp files.
by sfh1975
Mon Dec 10, 2007 12:24 am
Forum: General
Topic: Windows games on Linux ( Edubuntu 7.04 )
Replies: 12
Views: 9107

Tariq Farooqi emailed to me about KOS and asked if I could contribute in anyway. I promised to do so in documentation, since I am not an IT expert. As promised to do so after exams, I wrote to Tariq Farooqi a couple of times before and after coming to Pakistan in Sep this year. He never responded, t...
by sfh1975
Sat Nov 17, 2007 11:53 pm
Forum: Installation
Topic: messed up file permissions
Replies: 3
Views: 6023

nops it didn't work out. i couldn't run many application while others kept crashing. finally i did a clean install. aptoncd helped me recover some installed applications so that i didn't have to download them all. i had ubuntu desktop and alternate iso (read how i got these at http://www.shahfaisal....
by sfh1975
Wed Nov 14, 2007 1:36 pm
Forum: Installation
Topic: messed up file permissions
Replies: 3
Views: 6023

Re: messed up file permissions

Dear sfh1975, Salam, can some guru tell me about default file ownership and permissions in ubuntu and/or debian? i know fixing each of them is not possible but i want to get as close as possible, after messing up permissions while trying to read/ write from one into another distro. any help will be...
by sfh1975
Wed Nov 14, 2007 12:55 am
Forum: Installation
Topic: messed up file permissions
Replies: 3
Views: 6023

messed up file permissions

dear friends, can some guru tell me about default file ownership and permissions in ubuntu and/or debian? i know fixing each of them is not possible but i want to get as close as possible, after messing up permissions while trying to read/ write from one into another distro. any help will be greatly...
by sfh1975
Wed Nov 14, 2007 12:43 am
Forum: Installation
Topic: setting up grub for multiple boot machine
Replies: 10
Views: 11361

Re: Multiple Distro

Well in my opinion we should give a try to all of them and then decide with which one we should stick. No Doubt Ubuntu is a real good one sorry to disagree slightly, imho they are all have the same base line same gnu commands, same gnome/kde/xfce/enlightment/compiz/compiz-fusion n most of all same ...
by sfh1975
Sat Oct 27, 2007 12:10 am
Forum: General
Topic: rapidshare with WLL
Replies: 6
Views: 6834

Re: rapidshare downloader

x2oxen wrote:There is a software with the name of rapid share downloader. just use that one anonymouse proxy is builtin feature in that software.

Thanks, does any of these work with linux? I tried to google but didn't find one!
BR
by sfh1975
Fri Oct 12, 2007 12:15 am
Forum: Installation
Topic: setting up grub for multiple boot machine
Replies: 10
Views: 11361

lambda wrote:
sfh1975 wrote:Thanks, I will try that but I guess it must have limited functionality than an actual install.
you won't be able to play 3d games in it. that's about it.

No problem, I dont need that. BTW, I tried but couldnt get VMWare working, now trying VMBox or something like that.

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