Debian : Getting Started – 3

  Further to my previous post on getting started with Debian.  Once you are up and running and want to help with development there seems to be a multitude of options in terms of programming languages. In terms of Kernel development and CLI tool development then C seems is the primary option, you should therefore.  …

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Debian : Getting Started

  As someone who is new to the world of contributing to Debian.  I have decided to write this article to help others get started. First point of call should perhaps be the Debian Website where you can read up about the Operating system and I would also check the About Debian page(s) too so…

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South Devon Tech Jam – May 2019 – Write up.

SOUTH DEVON TECH JAM WRITE UP – MAY 2019 This months tech jam was fairly busy. Firstly we had Paul, who Lucy met at the Exeter Pi Jam  come down to help us with the electronics side of the Cloud Lamp project.  Great progress was made but a  little more work to do on this…

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South Devon Tech Jam – May 2019

South Devon Tech Jam – May 11th 2019 South Devon Tech Jam, is a small group of enthusiasts, who organise monthly informal and friendly sessions for anyone interested in technology, regardless of age or ability. We hope those who attend our sessions will enjoy learning new skills and sharing experiences about Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts…

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Updated Debian 9: 9.9 released

———————————————————————— The Debian Project https://www.debian.org/ Updated Debian 9: 9.9 released April 27th, 2019 https://www.debian.org/News/2019/20190427 ———————————————————————— I have updated to 9.9 without any issues. Distributor ID: Debian Description: Debian GNU/Linux 9.9 (stretch) Release: 9.9 Codename: stretch

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Libreoffice – Font sizes

  Looking at Libreoffice 5.2 for Debian 9.  It seems the application menu font sizes are much smaller than they should ideally be.  This is illustrated further if we compare Libreoffice with GIMP (Graphics package). You can see from here that there is a difference between the two. I have, through some searching solved the…

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Debian Promotion

Debian Promotion In an effort to help promote the Debian Operating system, I had a look for some suitable presentations.  It seems, that the last one produced was back in 2013, others are not in English. which is understandable as Debian has a world wide development community. I decided to create my own.  Started with…

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ToriOS Testing 1.5 Released part 2

  I spent part of this afternoon installing ToriOS 1.5 on a netbook,  with the view that having usedg the OBI installer software I could write instructions for the ToriOS manual which is my main project.  However in order to write the manual you need to have access to the software or system you’re writing…

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