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Directorio de Organizaciones que tengan que ver con FOSS @ México

Pues me puse a hacer un directorio en github.

La idea es que colaboremos todos en registar los Grupos de Usuarios de Linux (GUL) o Grupos de Usuarios de Gnu & Linux (GUGL) en el directorio.

Pero, no se limita a estos. Si tienes cualquier tipo …

HowTo: How to use your jack audio card with pulseaudio in Fedora 20

I, honestly, don't know what's happening here. I dunno if you're delegating pulseaudio to jack or viseversa. Anyway, I use this method to enable my in Fedora 20. I hope it helps out:


#!/usr/bin/env bash
pulseaudio -k
pulseaudio -k
pulseaudio -k …

HowTo: Change your css according to client's time

I am no fan of javascript. In fact, I despise it. But, recently, it occured to me that it would be cool to change the CSS theme according to the client's time.

Here's how:

function change_css_according_to_time() {
    var d = new Date();
    var h = d.getHours();

    if ( h >= 7 && h <= 19 ) {
        console …

HowTo: Create an interface configuration with nmcli on CentOS7 and Fedora

I ran through hell today!

I tried doing things the old way. You know; edit /etc/sysconfig/network-scripts/ifcfg-eth1 in order to set it to a static IP. Well, bad idea.

I had all kinds of problems when the two interfaces where online (eth0 and eth1). For example:

  • eth0, even …

HowTo: Two different public IPs on a single server

Ok, today, I discovered I am still an

Yep, I tried to add 2 public networks to one of my CloudSigma servers and one of them didn't work.

I thought everything was to blame but my configuration (as always). Well, I managed to discover …

HowTo: Wait for any process to finish on Bash

Well, here's a quick one.

Let's say you're creating a KVM/Qemu guest; using oz-install; and you're tired, 'cause it's 06:31 and you need some sleep.

You don't want to wait the 2k seconds it takes to do all the work so you want to setup a bash script …

HowTo: Build and Use Fedora 20 for/on Google Cloud

So, in my last post, I promised to post these instructions. As if I ever kept secrets from you!

Update: Please, visit my repo where you can find the updated code:

So, here's the magic:

Initialize (last post)

This takes care of setup. Read and …

HowTo: Install Google Cloud SDK from the CLI on Fedora 20

Basically, this is a HowTo that prevents the usage of a browser in installation.


Easy. I wanted to build my own image; from scratch. I wanted 20 on that cloud. The problem is that I have the poorest Internet connection …

HowTo: Fedora 20 and the FOSS xorg-x11-drv-ati driver

I've been having this problem lately:

My Fedora 20 would freeze; after a while, while using the <em>xorg-x11-drv-ati</em> driver.

Another thing I noticed, was the fan of the card going up and up like crazy.

First thing I did, was install <em>lm_sensors</em>:

yum -y install lm_sensors …

HowTo: cgminer as systemd service

Ok, I have been setting up my up with to be able to control my hardware.

Obviously, I had to compile cgminer, which is straightforward.

So, I want the CubieTruck to start, automatically, as a …