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El dir-foss va creciendo

Que gusto me dá que esté creciendo el proyecto de dir-foss. La gente de México ha estado colaborando bastante para hacer el proyecto de fiar y demás.

Nos faltan algunas cosas, todavía. Por ejemplo:

  • Hay que hacerlo más bonito.
  • Hay que seguir agregando gente.
  • Hay que escribir algunas pruebillas unitarias …

I'd like my kernel vanilla, please

Yep, vanilla is the flavor of the kernel for me. I like using vanilla in #funtoo. It is nice and it is simple. No patches. No security watch-cha-ma-call-it or anything like that. Just me and that good 'ol penguin; which deals with my hardware, networking and you-name-it systems.

I like …

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: Use a dual screen setup with two graphics cards on GNOME

Well, I've been having problems with radeon. My card (Firepro v4900) is overheating when a dual screen setup is in use. The reason seems to be pretty well outlined here.

And my old friend, dpm, is to blame... Luckily, I got another v4900 from a friend and plugged it in …

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 …