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Search found 68 matches

by PhantomTramp
Sun Sep 15, 2019 4:00 pm
Forum: MX Help
Topic: get ridding of beep on exit
Replies: 2
Views: 167

Re: get ridding of beep on exit

Years ago we used to do this:

Edit:

"/etc/modprobe.d/pc-speaker.conf"

and add line:

"blacklist pcspkr"

and reboot.

The Tramp

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by PhantomTramp
Sun Sep 15, 2019 3:34 pm
Forum: antiX
Topic: Nuke a SSD - Dban will not work on a SSD
Replies: 14
Views: 391

Re: Nuke a SSD - Dban will not work on a SSD

I trusted the manufacturer and used the quick method once. Then I read Blu's comment on this article:

https://skrilnetz.net/the-truth-about-h ... drive-ssd/

The Tramp
by PhantomTramp
Fri Aug 23, 2019 12:08 pm
Forum: Community Fun
Topic: Are you a cook?
Replies: 94
Views: 11696

Re: Are you a cook?

Well,

If you pronounce the word "cook" like Jacques Pepin does, then yes, I am a kook.

The Tramp
by PhantomTramp
Sun Jul 07, 2019 5:14 pm
Forum: General
Topic: One of those days...
Replies: 20
Views: 2772

Re: One of those days...

Yup.

Whew, what a brawl. The NED team has nothing to feel bad about, it really was a closer game than the score would suggest IMHO..

The Tramp
by PhantomTramp
Sun Jul 07, 2019 3:29 pm
Forum: General
Topic: One of those days...
Replies: 20
Views: 2772

Re: One of those days...

I'd suggest a new one altogether:

NewOne.jpg

The Tramp

:number1:
by PhantomTramp
Fri Jun 28, 2019 12:36 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Do you play a musical instrument, if so: which?
Replies: 42
Views: 5742

Re: Do you play a musical instrument, if so: which?

Hey, Played the guitar since high school. In and out of various bands, until I got tired of traveling. Now I pick it up just to sooth my nerves which is a better way to go for me. I got the bug to start playing guitar while watching a Piedmont bluesman named John Jackson (Rappahannock County, VA) at...
by PhantomTramp
Wed Jan 16, 2019 12:56 pm
Forum: General
Topic: MX Distro for "not new" users
Replies: 80
Views: 7313

Re: MX Distro for "not new" users

Mepis was my second choice of Linux distro after Caldera sold their soul to the devil. I stumbled around a bit until I found out about this guy in West Virginia that polished Debian and KDE to a high shine. You could donate him a good meal in those days and that made him happy. Now I'm old as dirt b...
by PhantomTramp
Sat Oct 27, 2018 7:35 am
Forum: General
Topic: A piece of history
Replies: 8
Views: 1710

Re: A piece of history

I love this story. I haven't thought about it in a while. I'd had loved to have been in that meeting when old Sterling decided to go "rouge". I sometimes use different strings for whatever I'm doing but I will always have a lighter set of "Super Slinky" strings on an short scale guitar for when thes...
by PhantomTramp
Mon Sep 17, 2018 4:30 pm
Forum: Community Fun
Topic: Where's Warren?
Replies: 10
Views: 1687

Re: Where's Warren?

Thanks, guys. Glad to see he's still getting around.

I was just thinking about the early days and thinking about how everything has progressed thus far.
by PhantomTramp
Mon Sep 17, 2018 4:17 pm
Forum: Community Fun
Topic: Where's Warren?
Replies: 10
Views: 1687

Re: Where's Warren?

Yup.

Also:

https://www.mepisinc.com/about/

Thanks,

The Tramp

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