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Efficient emojis with rofimoji

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Emojis brighten up any message or document. 🌻 Search, select, and use emojis quickly on Linux with rofimoji. 🤗




Moving from OS X to Linux: Day One

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The thought of using Linux as a manager in a highly Windows- and Mac-centric corporate environment isn’t something to be taken lightly.

A humble farewell to Seth Vidal

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I was shocked to see Robyn Bergeron’s email today about Seth Vidal’s passing.


New Fedora and EPEL package: httpry

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A fellow Racker showed me httpry about five years ago and I’ve had in my toolbox as a handy way to watch HTTP traffic.



Upgrading Fedora 11 to 12 using yum

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As with the Fedora 10 to 11 upgrade, you can upgrade Fedora 11 to Fedora 12 using yum.


Installing Microsoft’s TrueType fonts on Linux servers

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Although the idea of putting something from Microsoft on a Linux box might sound awful at first, you may find a reason to use Microsoft TrueType fonts on a Linux server.


rpmdb: Lock table is out of available locker entries

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If up2date throws some horrible Python errors and rpm says “rpmdb: Lock table is out of available locker entries”, you can restore your system to normality with the following: