Posts Tagged Linux

Running (K)Ubuntu 14.05 on Intel i7 4790K

Posted by on Saturday, 6 June, 2015

This week I upgraded my old AMD X2 (one of the first dual-core 64-bit processors) to an Intel i7 4790K. The simple reason? After more than eight years the system fell apart.

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Belastingaangifte 2014 en (K)Ubuntu

Posted by on Sunday, 2 March, 2014

Vorig jaar schreef ik over hoe je het (32-bit) belastingaangifte programma voor 2012 op (K)Ubuntu aan de praat kreeg. Natuurlijk is het in 2013 weer nèt iets anders.

  1. Download de tar.gz van belastingdienst.nl
  2. tar -xzf ib2013_linux.tar.gz
  3. cd ib2013/bin
  4. ./ib2013ux

En dan:

bash: ./ib2013ux: No such file or directory
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Belastingdienst aangifte: libXext.so.6 not found

Posted by on Saturday, 9 March, 2013

Al jaren ben ik blij dat de Nederlandse belastingdienst linux gebruikers serieus neemt met onder andere het programma voor aangifte inkomstenbelasting en de voorlopige aanslag.

Echter, op Kubuntu 12.10 kreeg ik deze foutmelding:

error while loading shared libraries: libXext.so.6: cannot open shared object file: No such file or directory
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LaTeX and PRISM: syntax highlighting in the listing environment

Posted by on Wednesday, 19 September, 2012

You may be using the PRISM Model Checker for your research. You may also want to put some code in your text, for instance in your PhD thesis. Using and the Listings environment is probably your best bet. Read the rest of this entry »

Saving power by disabling sound chip on Linux

Posted by on Monday, 10 September, 2012

For years I have been running Linux servers. Some time ago I built a NAS box running Ubuntu Server. I’ve done quite some tweaks to reduce power consumption. But there must be more. Or less, so to speak.
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