Tag Archives: Linux

Devuan Linux 2

This copyrighted ComputerBob.com post cannot legally appear anywhere else. It’s been 2 weeks since I first installed Devuan Linux on my main computer. During that time, I also kept Debian Linux — upon which Devuan is based — installed on … Continue reading

Tags: , , , , ,

Devuan Linux

This copyrighted ComputerBob.com post cannot legally appear anywhere else. A few days ago, I told you that I had installed — but had not yet configured — Devuan Linux on my main office PC, to run alongside of the Debian … Continue reading

Tags: , , , , , , , ,

Busy Boy

This copyrighted ComputerBob.com post cannot legally appear anywhere else. This past month has gone by really, really quickly. I think that’s partially because each month that goes by is a tiny fraction of the time that I’ve been alive, and … Continue reading

Tags: , , , , , , , , ,

Whether You Want It Or Not 6

This copyrighted ComputerBob.com post cannot legally appear anywhere else. The title of this post tells you that I’ve talked about this same topic several times — but I think it’s worth talking about it at least one more time, so … Continue reading

Tags: , , , , , ,

Whether You Want It Or Not 4

This copyrighted ComputerBob.com post cannot legally appear anywhere else. Microsoft seems to be trying every trick and malware technique it can think of, to trick, cajole, or force Windows users to “upgrade” to the spyware system that it calls “Windows … Continue reading

Tags: , , , , , ,

Recycling A Trashy Idea

This copyrighted ComputerBob.com post cannot legally appear anywhere else. My regular readers know that I switched from using Windows to using Linux, on all of my computers at home, back in July of 2006 — almost 10 years ago. And … Continue reading

Tags: , , , , , , , ,

My HP 6000 Pro SFF Computer 2

This copyrighted ComputerBob.com post cannot legally appear anywhere else. Just as UPS had predicted, this past Thursday afternoon, my refurbished HP 6000 Pro SFF computer, from Walmart.com, was delivered to my home. This afternoon, I finally had time to unpack … Continue reading

Tags: , , , , , ,

My HP 6000 Pro SFF Computer

This copyrighted ComputerBob.com post cannot legally appear anywhere else. Yesterday, I told you all about my old HP Pavilion Slimline s3700y SFF computer, and why I decided to retire it from Linux use, and buy a different computer to replace … Continue reading

Tags: , , , ,

Farewell HP Pavilion Slimline

This copyrighted ComputerBob.com post cannot legally appear anywhere else. I got my HP Pavilion Slimline s3700y SFF used, back in October of 2010, when a friend gave it to me after I spent a few weeks helping her switch from … Continue reading

Tags: , , , , , ,

Whether You Want It Or Not 3

This copyrighted ComputerBob.com post cannot legally appear anywhere else. My regular readers know that, for nearly the past 10 years, I’ve been using Linux on all of my home PCs, instead of Windows. For the vast majority of that time, … Continue reading

Tags: , , , , , , ,

My Dell Precision T3500 Workstation

This copyrighted ComputerBob.com post cannot legally appear anywhere else. The last time I bought a brand new computer was around 1992 — it was a mini tower case with a 400 MHz Pentium II processor and (I think) about 256 … Continue reading

Tags: , , , , , ,

My New Synology DS213j NAS

This copyrighted ComputerBob.com post cannot legally appear anywhere else. My wife and I have 3 computers at home. All of them run Debian Linux, instead of Windows. One is my home office computer. Another is my wife’s home office computer. … Continue reading

Tags: , , , , , , , ,

There’s A Pale Moon On The Rise 3

This copyrighted ComputerBob.com post cannot legally appear anywhere else. My regular readers know that I’ve been using Linux, instead of Windows, on all of my computers since July of 2006. And that, about 2-1/2 months ago, I switched from many, … Continue reading

Tags: , , , , , ,

There’s A Pale Moon On The Rise

This copyrighted ComputerBob.com post cannot legally appear anywhere else. My regular readers know that I’ve been using Linux, instead of Windows, on all of my computers since July of 2006. That’s a long time, but I’ve been using the Firefox … Continue reading

Tags: , , , , ,

Windows Command Line Tools

This copyrighted ComputerBob.com post cannot legally appear anywhere else. My regular readers know that I’ve used Linux, instead of Windows, for almost eight years. That’s why, yesterday, I told you about a Linux command line cheat sheet that contain many … Continue reading

Tags: , , ,

Linux Cheat Sheet

This copyrighted ComputerBob.com post cannot legally appear anywhere else. My regular readers know that I’ve been using Linux on my home computers, instead of Windows, since mid-2006. And I’ve been using Debian Linux since late 2007. When I first started … Continue reading

Tags: , , ,

A Font Of Wisdom

This copyrighted ComputerBob.com post cannot legally appear anywhere else. My regular readers know that, as a part of my ministry, I’m working on two books — enhanced compilations of some of my previous writings — one about surviving domestic violence, … Continue reading

Tags: , , , , , ,

Windows RT 8.1 Update Pulled

This copyrighted ComputerBob.com post cannot legally appear anywhere else. My regular readers know that I’ve been using Linux full-time, instead of Windows, on all of my home computers, since July of 2006. During the past seven years of using Linux, … Continue reading

Tags: , , ,

Linux Tech Talk 7

This copyrighted ComputerBob.com post cannot legally appear anywhere else. My regular readers know that I’ve been using Linux full time, instead of Windows, on all of my computers, for the past 7 years — ever since July of 2006. And … Continue reading

Tags: , , ,

Have We Lost The Privacy War? 83

This copyrighted ComputerBob.com post cannot legally appear anywhere else. My regular readers know that free-and-open-source Linux replaced Windows as my computer operating system, back in July of 1996 — nearly 7 years ago. One of the main reasons that I … Continue reading

Tags: , , , , , ,