Category Archives: Linux
School upgrades are now complete. I’m now working on: Provincial Exam software testing. Testing Firefox 4 for September 2011. Video Editing on Linux for Schools. Summer power-down. Bus garage upgrades. SKSS load balancing image re-configuration. Summer account and data cleanup … Continue reading
Been sick for the last 2 days. Fixed bug sd73-logout-shutdown script – was not properly logging out of kde at night. I’d like to do WordPress and Impress screen-cast tutorials but my Logitech USB headset/microphone stopped working. Then gtk-record-mydesktop wouldn’t … Continue reading
For schools running the new Linux image I added the option to choose between Adobe 8 and Adobe 9. Adobe 9 was found to not work well with toshiba copiers. Adobe 9 can be used for PDF Forms that need … Continue reading
Finishing Juniper Ridge this morning and upgrading Arthur Stevenson this afternoon. Wednesday: SD73 website meeting, foss-audio-conference online session. Rafter River – to determine hardware specs for Video Editing with kdenlive.
Monday was a fun day of discovering software with teachers at Marion Schilling and Dufferin Elementary. We looked at what is new in terms of software, teacher tools, SMART, OpenOffice, & web. Tuesday and Wednesday I upgraded Pacific Way. Thursday … Continue reading
Dufferin system was upgraded on the 1st. Monday was for on-site support. Arthur Hatton system was upgraded Tuesday. Providing on-site support Wednesday. Thursday will be Westmount.
Beattie Elementary will be upgraded today at 3:30.
We discovered that the latest Adobe 9 doesn’t support copier department codes or legal size paper. Immediate solutions: 1) Use kdpf. Everything works well in kdpf viewer. Changing page size works, default department codes works, and it’s faster. 2) The … Continue reading
Today I’m preparing Marion Schilling server for upgrade. Freddie and I also found a solution to the broken CBC flash videos. Turns out that Adobe Flash player doesn’t obey system proxy settings so it was being NATed on a diffrent … Continue reading
High School Linux Software Upgrades are now finished! I’m now moving on to upgrade all the Elementary Schools.