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Linux Journal: Going Live With Apodio And Dynebolic

Sep 17, 2006, 20:00 (1 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Dave Phillips)


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"I'm trying to discover why three out of three of my selected hard-disk recorders refuse to work on my Debian Etch (Demudi) system. Once again I ask myself the relevant questions: Is it me? Is my computer trying to tell me something? Is it something I said? Whatever the reason(s), my reviews of those three programs must remain in limbo until I figure out what's wrong. The applications are all known to run perfectly well on other machines, so I'm sure there's an external problem. When testing new applications one must be prepared with the newest dependencies. CVS sources are often required. Sometimes one must mutter obscure invocations. Alas, I was not sufficiently prepared. Time for a radical shift.

"In this entry I'm going to introduce two audio-optimized Linux distributions, Apodio and Dynebolic. Both systems can be run in 'live' mode, i.e. you put the distribution disc in your CD drive, you reboot, and voila, you're booted into the system..."

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