Using WebEX, in Mozilla Firefox on Ubuntu 9.04

By |July 28th, 2009|

We regularly use WebEX within our organisation – and whilst I mostly work under Windows; sometime it would be great to have the other PC on my desk (using Ubuntu [...]

NetworkManager in Ubuntu sucks!

By |April 15th, 2009|

I recently switched by ubuntu 8.10 server/desktop to using the NetworkManger applet that comes as part of ubuntu. By default it was sat that; but wouldn’t let me change or [...]

Come on Lexmark support Linux a bit more please!

By |December 16th, 2008|

Why is it in today's open market that some suppliers seem to ignore major trends in the market? Take Lexmark and their support of Linux...A while ago, I purchased an [...]

Parental control across a home network – made easy!

By |December 15th, 2008|

My son is now starting to independently surf the Internet on his own (admitted on a PC in a public place) but knowing the Internet like I do, I still [...]

Finally: Managed HDMI support in ubuntu 8.10 with MythTV

By |December 9th, 2008|

Well, it took me some time - so I figured that I would write up the details; so that when I rebuild my HTPC or just in case anyone else [...]