Monthly Archives: August 2008

ASUS EEE 701 on VMware

You can try ASUS EEE UMPC software without any ASUS hardware.

Create the ASUS EEE UMPC VMWare image by:

* Download and install Eee PC SDK.
Remember to install the Eee PC development tools.

* Download the Eee PC 701 ISO files. (Choose your preferred language)
Put it into the SDK host.

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On an ASUS EEE 701 UMPC with SSD it takes just a couple of clicks to :

A PC that's "as easy to use as an iPod" that'd be the ASUS EEE !

This is the way ALL PCs should be ! You can even hold F9 during startup and you can restore the ENTIRE operating system and all applications to factory default !

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NOKIA S60 Internet Radio

NOKIA S60 Internet Radio

This is a reference implementation of HTTP Internet Radio streaming (Shoutcast) for S60 2nd and 3rd Edition devices. It is intended primarily as a learning tool for the S60 developer community. We also hope to stimulate the creation of innovative S60 audio applications.

The S60 Internet Radio reference application is a fully working example of an audio application developed for the S60 platform. The application supports SHOUTcast streaming audio playback. Currently, MP3 and AAC+ streams are supported.

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TWO VOX bugs in one day !

In addition to my VOX ghost groups I have discovered VOX doesn't like spaces in photo filenames !


I also managed to get this error by open 8 posts from my library in separate tabs and trying to add them to the same group !

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High Performance Web Sites

Eclipse IDE is practically an OS !

single original (kernel) definition !



  • at 150M download its bigger than some distros !

multiple distribution variants

  • aptana
  • easyeclipse

even has a builder distribution

  • yoxos


  • have dependancies
  • 30 updates reqd immediately after base install !
  • system updater that can run in background
  • it has mirrored repositories of updates 
  • can crash during updates !
  • its recommended to restart after updating
  • some addons/features/plugins create incompatibilities !
  • can be uninstalled

Eclipse13Eclipse30Eclipse24Eclipse patches


  • it calls itself the system !
  • it runs scripts
  • it invokes browsers
  • it has multiple perspectives/views

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