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    By OSP

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    Last night, we piped 4 Mac into Dual-Boot Mac OSX and Ubuntu.
    To follow the steps is now quite a routine which can be combined with cheap beers and pizza.
    1 install rEfit;
    2 create a new partition using Disk Utility;
    3 reboot on a Ubuntu 10 …

  • Figlet...Cowsay...

    By Yi

    During the Polish Print Party, a scene performed silently behind the bar counter...

    they are about :

    === FIGlet ==============================

    • Go to Synaptic to install the Figlet package
    • Find the pre-installed fonts: /usr/share/figlet
    • To add more fonts:/usr/share/figlet (That is for all users. Otherwise, you have to put the …
  • Tea for Tiles

    Good way to practice softwares is getting jobs done for friends. This week, Maluka, an excellent, enthusiasming and courageous organic shop (placed at the corner of our office street, which helps!), asked us to design them a logo and cards. Here is the proposal, using Vera Sans Serif and Inkscape …

  • Managing Fonts

    By Femke

    dfontmgr.pngDEbian Font MAnager a.k.a. dfontmgr (available through the Synaptic Package Manager) is helpful when you want to register and unregister fonts on a Debian / Ubuntu system.

    After installation you can start the manager, which is a GUI for the Defoma package, from the command line. Type sudo dfontmgr …

  • Convert tiff to transparent PNG

    Since long, we wished to write about scripting for image creation and manipulation. There are many reason why you would spend some time to do it. To resize a lot of images by hand can be a tedious task, or your software misses a component to achieve a particular result …