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XPS 700 BIOS update

Version 1.1.6 of the Flash BIOS is out and can be downloaded here. This version supports 64 bit operating systems. The prior 1.1.3 release would not boot up an x64 Ubuntu live disk. Nice to have a 64 bit Core 2 Duo (what a lousy marketing name) and not be able to play with a […]

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Ubuntu upgrade to 6.06 Flight 7

On my workstation I had been running Ubuntu Linux 5.10. I primarily run Windows XP Pro because of that the environment that my games run in.
I had read that 6.06 beta was coming along very nicely s…

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Ubuntu Linux

I had been thinking about playing with Ubuntu Linux for some time now and at the end of October I went to the web site https://shipit.ubuntu.com/ and ordered a set of Ubuntu 5.10 CDs. You fill out the form, and they ship you CDs for free. Minimum order is 5. Friday the CDs (5 sets, […]