My main computer got shorted out accidentally, and while I was waiting for a replacement power supply, I got donated two other machines. One is a quad-core Xeon HP Z400 Workstation, and I’ve got that working now. I needed some help with that. Another is an older HP tower, and that one will not turn […]
A lot of my readers and listeners know how broke I am. I’ve never managed to talk a computer-based employer into giving me a job, despite my decades of personal experience. I’m currently unemployed, although that could break at any minute as I have three solid prospects (Sep 6 2020). Two weeks ago, my hand […]
I’m to be found in various places on the Internet, on different topics. My personal blog is to be found at Peaceful Hippo, and I also have blogs at Dreamwidth (music and creativity) and LinuxQuestions.org (Linux and computers). I also maintain Triad Bardic College‘s website. I’m also featured on two podcasts, mintCast and Distrohoppers’ Digest […]
Get yourself a WordPress instance, they said. It’s easy to use, they said. Nobody could mess it up, they said. You’ve seen my last post. I did everything the way the editor(s) told me to do it. It’s not good, despite many corrections. Help is requested.
With the help of one of my listeners, I found and purchased a new tablet. The tablet showed up in a box labeled DUODUOGO, and that is also the brand on the back of the tablet and on the openin g screen. (The black model I purchased is sold on Amazon as “Tablets” and the […]
Here’s where I state my own personal preferences. I’m willing to listen to discussions on why I should try something else — be nice. Don’t start with “This is why you’re wrong.” If you’re still wondering, “Who is this Moss guy?” see my blog at Linux Questions. Best Distros for Beginners It is never wrong […]
What is It’s MOSS? The name is a double entendre. My name is Moss, and I prefer MOSTLY open source software. Also, I am not intending to step on the toes of Abhishek Prakash and his wonderful team at It’s FOSS, so I wanted to save at least one similar-looking domain name from being taken […]