Monthly Archives: May 2008

My Broadband speed is optimum now!

Finally, after more than a year my DSL suffered slowliness due to lack of AT&T responsibility to fix it, now they’ve fixed it. I subscribe to their DSL Elite, so I am suppose d to get at least 4.5 Mbps … Continue reading

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Wii Transformation

While most games nowadays, either on PC, PS3 or XBox 360 tend to make people become coach-potatoes, Wii (and its new Wii Fit board) could make people being active. You may argue, there are some games (and require extra controllers) … Continue reading

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Email Flow Diagram

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Burn CD with wodim

#!/bin/bash function getkey(){ read yourentry}DEV=/dev/scd0TMP_FILE=/tmp/cd_data.raw wodim dev=${DEV} -setdropts driveropts=singlesessionwodim dev=${DEV} -v -sao -dummy -data speed=18 $1wodim dev=${DEV} -ejectwodim dev=${DEV} -load

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Clone a CD in Linux with wodim

Here’s the content of my ~/bin/copycd: function getkey(){ read yourentry}DEV=/dev/scd0TMP_FILE=/tmp/cd_data.rawecho Please enter the CD/DVD to copy from ….getkeyreadom dev=${DEV} -nocorr f=${TMP_FILE}echo Please enter a blank CD/DVD and press enter when ready ….getkey#readom dev=${DEV} -w -nocorr f=${TMP_FILE}wodim dev=${DEV} -setdropts driveropts=singlesessionwodim dev=${DEV} … Continue reading

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Why VirtualBox is better

I’d tried to load up QEMU or Xen with no success on my OpenSUSE 64-bit ver 10.3 (I am running kernel version 2.6.25).  I then tried VirtualBox OSE (Open Source Edition) downloadable from http://www.virtualbox.de.  After installing all the needed libraries … Continue reading

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