SAP MaxDB with Python

By now it should be known we’re notorious users of SAP MaxDB in a “non-SAP environment”, and, for that matter, we have done rather well throughout the last seven years. By now, we gained quite …

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Goin’ KDE.

Putting action where the mouth is, I guess: At the very least with its 4.x release, I then and now considered the K Desktop Environment (KDE) to be the most technically advanced at least amongst …

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e-17 ubuntu repositories… :)

Just stumbled across a site providing builds of the infamous enlightenment DR 17 (aka e-17) window manager for various releases of the Ubuntu GNU/Linux distribution. Look here, modify your sources.list and experience one of the …

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Linux, developers and users…

Ralf has literally been asking for a flame war writing about “Why aren’t we all using Linux?”. Since I’m also a GNU/Linux enthusiast and administrator of Windows XP desktop machines, since I also used to …

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Crashing into Xen

Well that’s what I call extensive… HowToForge has an excellent article on getting Cambrigde’s Xen Virtual Machine Monitor installed and running on Debian GNU/Linux or recent versions of Ubuntu. Some weeks earlier I saw a …

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Eine Frage der Frage

Mittlerweile seit einiger Zeit bin ich im deutschen Team von Ubuntu Linux gelistet als jemand, der bei Fragen zu Installation, Konfiguration, Einsatz der Distribution jederzeit gern zur Verfügung steht. Als jemand, der ich selbst eher …

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