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Temporary fix to run Chromium in Fedora 12

Filed in BZ: https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=550651 Just updated Chromium via Spot’s page using yum update for Fedora 12. SELinux permission issues on three libraries. Need to grant permission to SELinux to run the following: #!/bin/sh chcon -t textrel_shlib_t ‘/usr/lib/chromium-browser/libmedia.so’ chcon -t textrel_shlib_t … Continue reading

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Fedora 12 launch at Singapore Polytechnic

Happy to have helped with the launch of Fedora 12 at the Singapore Polytechnic. It was a lunch and learn affair and we had about 120 or students in attendance – including about 10-20 faculty. Nice to see the interest. … Continue reading

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Standards meeting today

Looking forward to a meeting on open standards later this afternoon with a couple of people from Microsoft. Should be fun.

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Keeping a portfolio of accomplishments – an epiphany

Mention portfolio to an artist, and she will be only too happy to show off the work she has done. You can then, based on browsing the portfolio’s contents, decide to commission the artist to paint the centerpiece of your … Continue reading

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Way to go, Mr. McNealy!

Finally, something enormously valuable from Scott McNealy. I think these types of comments are what we need to jolt the governments (even the Singapore government’s InfoComm Development Authority) to snap out of their M$/proprietary software induced rigor mortis.

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