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Journal Journal: I Hurd it on the grapevine

tqft@tqft-hurd:~$ uname -a
GNU tqft-hurd 0.6 GNU-Mach 1.4+git20150409-486/Hurd-0.6 i686-AT386 GNU

qemu-img Not kvm-img as on the documentation on debian which apparently doesn't recognise that as a valid command or program (I looked via synaptic as well).

Running xfce, apparently gnome and kde don't work yet.

Yet to do a proper reboot.

Download dvd iso, follow commands (except as above), click as per usual debian install. Done

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Journal Journal: DB Cooper lives? 1

Sorry for the clickbait. Just a write up from a book coming out soon.

I think I just like how the story won't die.

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Journal Journal: Springsteen fan? 7

Bruce apparently played Born In the USA tonight.
wish I could have been there.


might try and find a bootleg site tomorrow

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Journal Journal: Protip #374

Before wiping your laptop after backing up your /home remember /etc/modprobe.d/alsa-base.conf and possibly modprobe.conf

The filesystem was getting flaky and dropped out while I was using it. Paved the linux partitions and now resinstalling.
Next up wifi with broadcom.
re above: Missed the soundcard setup. Done now.

"Confound these ancestors.... They've stolen our best ideas!" - Ben Jonson