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Nov
7
2008

DosBox : An MS-DOS Simulator for Linux

Wish to play your old M$-DOS games again ? You can use DOSBox to run your favorite vintage DOS programs in your Linux Machine. DOSBox DOSBox is a free sotware which simulates MS-DOS. It is intended especially for use with old computer games and programs.DOSBox does not rely on any Virtualization techniques it is a full CPU emulator, capable of running DOS programs that require the CPU to be in either real mode or protected [...]

Nov
7
2008

Amarok : Best Music Player for Linux

Computer is not just a Hacker-Box any more, it’s revolutionizing our world with its entertainment capabilities. Let’s make this more easier with Open Source. Amarok ! Amarok is the music player for Linux and Unix with an intuitive interface.We all know how hard it is to maintain a good music collection, however Amarok makes organizing your music easier than ever. Features of Amarok Amarok is not just like any other music player available, it’s more [...]

Oct
28
2008

VirtualBox : Fix "Spawning Session" problem

After installing some Ubuntu updates, I noticed that I couldn’t start any Virtual Machine in Virtual Box.It shows a “spawning session” dialog which stuck at 0% forever. Solution for the problem If you can’t close or terminate your VirtualBox program which is stuck with the ‘Spawning Session’ problem, just open the terminal and force kill the VirtualBox type sudo killall VirtualBox in the terminal Now you need to recompile the kernel module for VirtualBox, It’s [...]

Oct
25
2008

Elisa : Turn your Linux Box into a Media Center

Jealous with that Jaw-dropping Front Row or Windows Media Center ? Checkout Elisa, an open source cross-platform media center with simple looks and stable performance. The Elisa Media Center boasts of many advanced features that will help you turn your Linux Box into a Media Center. Everything is packed in a simple interface with a professional look and feel. Features Movies – Watch your Video files and Movies, you can even watch your favorite videos [...]