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Once upon a time

Once upon a time there was a site named http://anandesh.wordpress.com/ where it was postulated that “Stuff happens”. Now that “Stuff” happens elsewhere. Here!

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LibreOffice – Change language and from U.S. Customary to Metric units, Letter to A4

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Konica-Minolta Bizhub C220 printer on 64 bit Linux Mint 14 MATE – The Final Solution…? For Linux Mint 15 Olivia too!

Well, maybe I wrote too soon: the previous entry has proved to have no sustainability! Having gone round in circles, tried older drivers (Bizhub C250) and generally flailed about and asked for help – I even tried our local representation … Continue reading

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The i7 Sandy Bridge Machine

If you read the post about the computer I designated “beast” then you’ll know that I also utilized an OWC SSD in that build. Time brings change with it and firmware updates too. So that SSD had one due, but OWC … Continue reading

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Konica-Minolta Bizhub C220 on Linux Mint 14 64 MATE

I do believe I found a solution for my problem with printing from Linux Mint 14 MATE 64 bit to a networked Konica-Minolta Bizhub C220. I downloaded the file openprinting-ppds-postscript-konica-minolta_20130226-1lsb3.2_all.deb from here,. I suppose I should have taken it from … Continue reading

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i7 it is, and SandyBridge to boot

So, I’ve decided to build a new computer! It’s been a while – now some five years since the last new one which has a Pentium D 3.4GHz CPU. The new beast’s parts that I already have are: Case Corsair … Continue reading

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Linux Mint on Toshiba Laptops/Notebooks/Dynabooks

Four laptops on which I wanted to install Linux Mint 11, “Katya Toshiba Dynabook SS SX PASX2211LNKW (J-kbd) / Successful Toshiba Dynabook SS S7 PAS7290LNKW a.k.a Portégé R100 (J-kbd) / Successful Toshiba Dynabook G8/X20PDEW2 (PAG8X20PDEW2) (J-kbd) / Successful Toshiba Satellite … Continue reading

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