Category Archives: Open Source

An Ode to OSMAnd

Open door, open data, hit the trail, see you later… Open Street Map is a real boon! Whether navigating the Quantocks or Tenerife, handy is understated. The ability to flag way points, GPX track & tell you which way you … Continue reading

Posted in Hiking, Kayak, Life, Mental Health, Mountain Biking, Open Source, Snowboard, Software, The Universe..., Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Migrating Linux OS from 256GB to 512GB SSD

Thought I’d document how to migrate a Linux OS to a larger disk using 100% FOSS tools. 256GB is a bit pokey these days especially when dual booting, virtual or otherwise. Let’s get to it: The first step is optional … Continue reading

Posted in Computers, Linux, Open Source, openSUSE, PC | Leave a comment

Minty

So, the Mint devs have nailed the suspend issue introduced in 18.1! Good job as accidentally deleted my Clonzilla image back up of Mint 18.0. Doh! 

Posted in Computers, Linux, Mint, Open Source, PC, The Universe... | Leave a comment

M.2

So which is redundant & surplus? Which is of greater value? Dual SSDs or mobile broadband?  A singular Windows 10 instance is handy for troubleshooting a thorny PC problem now & then, & in matters of disk cloning & bootable … Continue reading

Posted in Computers, Hardware, Linux, Open Source, openSUSE, Software, Windows | Leave a comment

openSUSE 13.1 Tumbleweed KDE

Image | Posted on by | Tagged , , , , | 4 Comments

Elementary OS Luna

Image | Posted on by | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

PC

Will anyone ever port KDE PIM? Blogillo would be feature complete with spellcheck enabled.  PCs! Man’s best invention! Automate those complex tasks. Raaargh! =-=-=-=-=Powered by Blogilo

Posted in Linux, Open Source | Leave a comment