Sansa MP3 player running Rockbox on Linux: Read only system

Mar 15th, 2010 | By

So I started getting this error today when trying to delete some files and load some new ones onto my Sansa MP3 player.  It would tell me that the file system was read only.  I tried a sudo chmod -R 777 but that didn’t work so off to google I went.. Finally found that by
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Enabling Autocomplete by reverse searching history in Linux

Mar 13th, 2010 | By

Being a FreeBSD user I just got used to a very nice feature that would allow me to autocomplete commands based on my history.  So for example if 15 commands ago I had typed ‘cat filenames1 > filename2’ and I wanted to retype that command I could just type ‘cat’ and then press up and
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Sony raping customers with new HD movie sales on PSN

Mar 12th, 2010 | By

http://www.itworld.com/personal-tech/99858/sony-begins-selling-hd-movies-its-psn Another wonderful show of corporate greed constructing their own demise.  I just can’t understand why anyone would pay basically the same price for a movie on PSN as you would in a store, or on Amazon and not get a physical disk.  Now being an avid steam user I am not unfamiliar with paying
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The State of the Internet

Mar 4th, 2010 | By

Some interesting little numbers to do with the place some of us live.