Continuing my HDD saga, I’ve found a very useful program to read S.M.A.R.T. values. It’s GSmartControl by Alexander Shaduri.
Since my laptop HDD died last week I’ve been using a USB flash with Lubuntu 13.04 with persistance, and several other live distros.
After seeing some videos on the internet I decided I should have my Terminal pimped as well.
Today I needed to wipe all my .srt (subtitles files) from an external hard disk, so I needed a command to find me all those *.srt and delete them. I went into the terminal and typed: find . -type f … Continued
So after a few weeks my wife had her first problem with the XFCE desktop, she came to me with a very strange problem… somehow the window borders on all XFCE desktop were gone !!!?!?!
Here we go… some days ago, while on a local technical assistance on a client’s desktop, he casually told me that he was going to retire is old Toshiba Satellite that he bought with the Portuguese educational program e-Escola due … Continued