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The Suncoast Linux Users Group (affectionately known as SLUG) is a loose-knit informal group of Linux users and enthusiasts in West Central Florida (the Suncoast/Greater Tampa Bay area). Our purpose is to provide mutual support and assistance for Linux users in the area, and to promote the use of Linux to others.
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---- Eben King <eben01@verizon.net> wrote: > Whenever I scan something in color throgh xsane with the "microtek2" module > (Scanmaker x12usl), it comes out with a bluish cast. For example, on the > last one the should-be-white area came out as 227/232/248 or e3e... 0 0
by rsmoot
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Kaspersky Topics Posts Last Post
On 05/21/2015 10:10 AM, Vic Rohe wrote: > I am running Linux Mint 17.1 Rebecca. I am considering installing > Kaspersky Lab Endpoint Security for Linux > Version (8.0.1.50) (deb) see: > http://www.kaspersky.com/product-updates/linux-endpoint-security > Does anyone have any ad... 0 0
by Pete Theisen
http://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2015-03-19/cybersecurity-kaspersky-has-close-ties-to-russian-spies ...I don't like his Russian mafia connections either... On 5/21/2015 10:10 AM, Vic Rohe wrote: > I am running Linux Mint 17.1 Rebecca. I am considering installing > Kaspersky Lab... 0 0
by Art Eaton
SLUG Meeting Announcements Topics Posts Last Post
Sorry I won't see you guys tonight. I found myself flat on my back and running a fever this afternoon. Don't do anything I would do tonight... On May 20, 2015, at 00:23, Bryan Lee <leebc11@acm.org> wrote: YES. There is a Pinellas meeting on May 20 (today). Im not sure why (or i... 0 0
by Art Eaton
On 05/17/2015 08:00 PM, SLUG Automailer wrote: > ================================================== > Suncoast Linux Users Group (SLUG) Meeting Schedule > ================================================== > SLUG - Pinellas Aren't we going to meet at the library May 20? I wa... 1 1
by Bryan Lee
privoxy Topics Posts Last Post
---- Eben King <eben01@verizon.net> wrote: > Anybody know privoxy well? When I read this page > > http://thegeekgroup.org/product/rail-road-bookends/ > > or pretty much any page at thegeekgroup.org, the thumbnails show up as > mottled grey squares. If I tell... 1 7
by Eben King
Old laptop for a project up for grabs Topics Posts Last Post
Well, we do have some CAE/CAD software for plywood boats that really runs best on a DOS or win98 platform...which we don't have here at the Hack Shack... On 5/16/2015 5:56 PM, Keith Lelacheur wrote: > It's been a while since I posted here and I am not sure where the "I have >... 1 1
by Keith Lelacheur
Fwd: Re: Attn: Service (ticket jlc5554235435f92) Topics Posts Last Post
At least it wasn't answered by DB Cooper... On 5/14/2015 2:33 PM, Pete Theisen wrote: > Hi Everybody, > > Got a reply from JLCooper: I guess it went out of production a little > before the latest manual. It might still do what I want but I have to > figure it out from the manua... 0 0
by Art Eaton
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On 05/10/2015 08:00 PM, SLUG Automailer wrote: > ================================================== > Suncoast Linux Users Group (SLUG) Meeting Schedule > ================================================== > > > SLUG - Tampa > ------------ > > Wednesday, ... 1 2
by Pete Theisen
screenshotting an entire web page Topics Posts Last Post
On Tue, May 5, 2015 at 12:05 PM, Eben King <eben01@verizon.net> wrote: > For most things, I can just do a "Screenshot" or xwd to capture it. But for > web pages that take >1 screen I've had to screenshot, page down, screenshot, > page down, etc, then piece togethe... 1 1
by Eben King
Try printing as pdf. On 5/5/2015 12:05 PM, Eben King wrote: > For most things, I can just do a "Screenshot" or xwd to capture it. > But for web pages that take >1 screen I've had to screenshot, page > down, screenshot, page down, etc, then piece together in GIMP. ... 0 0
by Art Eaton
On Tue, May 5, 2015, at 12:05 PM, Eben King wrote: > For most things, I can just do a "Screenshot" or xwd to capture it. But > for > web pages that take >1 screen I've had to screenshot, page down, > screenshot, > page down, etc, then piece together in GIMP. ... 0 0
by dylan
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scanners and GIMP Topics Posts Last Post
epson GT1500 On 4/29/2015 2:37 PM, Eben King wrote: > 1. Can anyone recommend a color flatbed scanner that handles legal-size > originals? I'm getting rather tired of waiting 8:20 (yes really!) > for my > scanner (Microtek Scanmaker II) to complete a letter-size color ... 1 12
by Eben King
...but don't expect SANE to be able to use the multi-page... On 4/29/2015 2:37 PM, Eben King wrote: > 1. Can anyone recommend a color flatbed scanner that handles legal-size > originals? I'm getting rather tired of waiting 8:20 (yes really!) > for my > scanner (Microte... 1 1
by Eben King
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FIOS slow Topics Posts Last Post
Checked that speed test...totally wrong. I think their server must be somewhere in N. Korea. On April 25, 2015, at 00:39, Pete Theisen <petetheisen@verizon.net> wrote: Hi Guys, My internet speed test gave this result. I don't know it this is fast or slow but web pages take fore... 1 3
by Eben King
On Sat, 25 Apr 2015, Pete Theisen wrote: > Hi Guys, > > My internet speed test gave this result. I don't know it this is fast or slow > but web pages take forever to load . . . > > http://www.speedtest.net/my-result/4315311007 > > Ping 123 ms, 9.08 Mbps Downloa... 1 2
by Eben King
Hmm. That is probably because you don't need to read at all for Fox. Those pictures use a lot of bandwidth, and after they get Photoshop'ed so that they show the Truth a little better, they must not be optimizing the file size for web... Try a site that is mostly text, but has a few pictures.... 0 0
by Art Eaton
Good up. Not great down, but speed tests are not that useful. What sites are slow, and do you clear your cash and history? Also, I am not sure, but I hear latency between down there and the xhampster servers is high, and doubtlessly at the root of your problem...unless the mono optical line ... 1 1
by Pete Theisen
Oops. I clicked on an advert. The real speed test hidden in there amongst the spoofs gave a believable result to me...to a Tampa server. On April 25, 2015, at 00:39, Pete Theisen <petetheisen@verizon.net> wrote: Hi Guys, My internet speed test gave this result. I don't know it t... 0 0
by Art Eaton
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brighthouse modem Topics Posts Last Post
I just recently switched from fios to BH and have the arris modem too. I didn't trust the POS and had a router after it. My setup didn't hang on dhcp but they were firewalling it. All I had to do was call them and have them put it in bridge mode so my router is main unit. My router is an ali... 1 3
by rsmoot
That is not a ethernet-side configurable. That is a cable-side configurable. It is not a consumer product. http://arris.force.com/consumers/articles/User_Guide/TG1672G-NA-Web-GUI-User-Guide http://arris.force.com/consumers/articles/User_Guide/TG1672G-NA-User-Guide You just can't touch... 1 1
by Eben King
ROV meets whale Topics Posts Last Post
On Sun, 19 Apr 2015, Eben King wrote: > https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SkBpummjR5I Oops, wrong recipient. Sorry. Still a cool link if any SLUGgers go there. -- -eben QebWenE01R@vTerYizUonI.nOetP ebmanda.redirectme.net:81 LIBRA: A big promotion is just around the corner f... 1 2
by Eben King
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Find Old Acquaintance Topics Posts Last Post
---- Vic Rohe <linux@wpsrq.org> wrote: > Dear SLUG Members, > > I am trying to find contact information for a guy who used to run the > SLUG meetings in Brandon, about 10+ years ago. He was about 5'9 + or - > 2", long Black Hair & worked full time doing s... 0 0
by rsmoot
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