Ubuntu

To stay in touch with all your contacts you often install many different kinds of IM-applications. In a worst case scenario you could end up with one application for each of these services: MSN, Google Talk, AIM, Yahoo, ICQ, IRC, Facebook Chat, Twitter, Skype and maybe a few more, but the truth is probably that you have one multi protocol application and then maybe Skype and Twitter on the side. That was my situation, and I didn’t like it. In addition to the new and maybe more popular services I still use IRC, and IRC is now coming to the rescue…
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This guide is for Ubuntu 9.04 Jaunty Jackalope and will show you how to stream audio from any application to your AirportExpress. PulseAudio has built in support for AirTunes/AirportExpress with version 0.9.15. Unfortunately it did not make the Jaunty release, but installing it yourself is a small task. This guide will show you how. (Guide is updated for 9.10 Karmic Koala)

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I just installed Oracle XE following the instructions I got from here. After the installation I was unable to successfully log into the Database Home page. It told me: Invalid Login Credentials. This seams to be a common problem with the Linux installation. The solution is all though very simple and is shown under “post installation tasks” at the end of this post.

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