Category Archives: Linux

Linux Mint – Its minty fresh experience

My test laptop is now having two different Linux distributions. One is good old Kubuntu (KDE + Ubuntu) and recently I planted Linux Mint 14 (Cinnamon). Linux Mint is based on Ubuntu only. Ubuntu is eventually branched from/on Debian distro. … Continue reading

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MSP-EXP430G2 LaunchPad Board in Kubuntu

Recently I purchased MSP-EXP430G2 LaunchPad board from Texas Instruments online store. I got this very low priced board (only for 4.30 US$, approximately 192 INR) within 3 days, thanks to great work by TI and DHL. Then came the question … Continue reading

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How to connect Tata Photon (Huawei EC1261) to computer ?

As it happens most of the times, you can have the pleasure of using Opensource OS at the expense of little extra effort. Recently I have purchased Tata Photon+. When it failed to start on my Kubuntu (10.04), I called … Continue reading

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