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This is a fair request for a greater view of how Singapore is to be governed.

The following speech was delivered by Mr Viswa Sadasivan, Nominated Member of Parliament at the parliamentary sitting today, July 19 2010. For reasons we all know, the media has chosen to brush aside his speech which was responded to by … Continue reading

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Rescuing a SCO OpenServer 5.0.5 machine to run in a VM on RHEL5.4

I received a frantic SMS from an old classmate running a travel agency business saying that his SCO machine cannot now boot. He is running an application written to a 3-GL/4-GL product called Thoroughbred. He has had the system running … Continue reading

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Minor issue with NetworkManager and Fedora 12

Just solved a problem on my Fedora 12 32-bit machine (Acer Aspire One D250). For some reason, the nm-applet is not starting when I log into the desktop. When I start a terminal and fire up nm-applet as a normal … Continue reading

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Automatically connecting to the Wireless@SG hotspots

Thanks to a caustic comment some years ago to Lee Kuan Yew by some visitors to Singapore, we have a nation-wide free wifi network called “Wireless@SG”. It has been a constant pain to use and after much ridicule, someone, somewhere … Continue reading

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Fonera 2.0n finally!

Finally vpost delivers the Fonera 2.0n I ordered online. Earlier this week, I was suprised to receive a letter (yes, paper mail) from SingPost that my Fon was being held at Singapore Customs pending approval to import from IDA. The … Continue reading

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