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My MissionMy observations and opinions about IT are based on 40 years of use in science and technology and lately, in education. I like IT that is fast, cost-effective and reliable. I do not care whether my solution is the same as yours. I like to think for myself.
My first use of GNU/Linux in 2001 was so remarkably better than what I had been using, I feel it is important work to share GNU/Linux with the world. I have been blessed by working in schools where students and school systems have benefited by good, modular software easily installed in most systems.
I have shown GNU/Linux to thousands of students and hundreds of teachers over the years and will continue in some way doing that until I die in spite of the opposition.
Daily Archives: April 2, 2010
One of the things I like about Google-Chrome web browser is that there is a combined address/search box. No need to change context. If what you type is a URL it treats it as an address and if it is … Continue reading
It looks as though Debian GNU/Linux could freeze the next release package list by summer. The system is quite usable now if you dodge a few bugs, but they are working on migrating to newer versions of a few popular … Continue reading
VDI (Virtual Desktop Infrastructure) as implemented by many these days is quite different than the thin client environment suitable for schools and offices. VDI uses multiple servers or virtual machines to replace what normally is sitting in front of the … Continue reading