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LinuxLite 5.4 to 5.8 Upgrade Breaks NVidia

 seasoned_geek  July 17, 2022

If you are using the easy update button on LinuxLite to upgrade from 5.4 to 5.8 be warned the upgrade breaks NVidia support. It’s not a hard break, just a stupid one. Kids need to learn the mantra CI/CD ==…

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Why do actual senior developers walk out when a coding test is mentioned?

 seasoned_geek  July 2, 2022

The simple answer is every senior developer will hang up the phone, walk out, or tell you to F-yourself when you ask them to take a coding test while those who only have those 50 free Vista-Print business cards saying…

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The Truth About Bootcamps

 seasoned_geek  July 2, 2022

Bootcamps exist to part fools from their money and pretty much for no other reason. This post is a follow-on to my #cancelQuora post. Featured image courtesy of brokeassstuart.com. When Quora started having paid promotional content and paying for questions…

Setting up a Ubuntu 10.04 LTS VM in 2022

 seasoned_geek  June 29, 2022

Sometimes you need to use a really old version of Ubuntu for maintenance. Here is a quick run down on how to set Ubuntu 10.04 up now that the repos have moved. If you need Ubuntu 8.04 see this post….

Remembering Lotus Symphony

 seasoned_geek  June 29, 2022  1 Comment on Remembering Lotus Symphony

I never used the DOS version of Lotus Symphony. (Windows wasn’t an operating system until Windows NT. Microsoft committed criminal fraud putting “operating” system on the box because it was nothing more than a task switching GUI on top of…