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CopperSpice Experiments – Pt. 4

Keep in mind I have a minimal Ubuntu 20.04 LTS on this system. The Building for Unix instructions assume a full installation and even then aren’t complete. By using a minimal install I can help even non-Ubuntu users because I will find everything that got missed. sudo apt-get install libfreetype6-dev libfontconfig1-dev libglib2.0-dev libgstreamer1.0-dev \ libgstreamer-plugins-base1.0-dev …

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Oracle Strips to the Waist

It was a rather odd turn of events when Oracle jumped to purchase SUN. While they have been looking to have their own OpenSource Linux distro, most thought they were simply going to crush RedHat and take that distro over. Nobody really though them stupid enough to attempt going toe-to-toe with both IBM and what’s …

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