fedora

Misc memo. disable/enable touchpad via xinput, sent a patch to rhbz 732182.

This is a simple script to Disable/Enable touchpad from terminal via xinput. #!/bin/bash val=0 if [ "$#" = "1" ]; then val=$1 fi touchpad_device="FSPPS/2 Sentelic FingerSensingPad" device_num=`xinput list | grep "$touchpad_device" | cut -d…

Kindle Cloud Reader has published which was one of the application I was waiting for. so I installed it :)

This is a Library showing my kindle books. In Library screen, you can see two buttons one is "Cloud" and the one is "Downloaded" . According to the Kindle Cloud Reader help it automatically downloaded. When you choose a book, you can read …

Fedora 16 Alpha TC1 is available!

As you may know Fedora 16 Alpha TC1 is published so I tested it a bit. I don't have spare machine to test it so I use KVM as test environment. I filled one bug report today. RHBZ #727573 I haven't test desktop environment so I'll do that.A…

I upgraded my macbook air from Fedora 14 to Fedora 15 by preupgrade.

During the upgrade process, I faced RHBZ 579114. According to that report I had to stop using tmpfs on /tmp . When I stop using tmpfs and reboot mba, preupgrade could run correctly also I needed to run 'gptsync' from rEFIt shell after preu…

Back to the normal days.

There was a big earthquake in Japan about two weeks ago. I grew up in Japan so that I used to earthquake but it was the first time to got such big earthquake for me. Talking about Tokyo area where I live in we should save on electricity be…

fixing ssh connection problem.

I had a problem to access on my fedora 15 by ssh. I couldn't login from remote and even local machine. When I access to the laptop I got following error message. I goolged this error message but I coulnd't find solution. One of the reason …

Installing Fedora 15 by Live CD :)

I've installed Fedora 15 on my laptop by Live CD which is nightly build version. At first I wanted to upgrade from fedora 14 to 15 but it failed so I did clean install. This laptop is mainly used for everything everyday. so installing F15 …

Participating Test Day:2011-02-03 GNOME3 Alpha

I participated Test Day:2011-02-03 GNOME3 Alpha and reported following bugs: 1. RHBZ 674850 2. RHBZ 674877 3. RHBZ 674871 4. RHBZ 674856Even though, I found some bugs, it was not so bad. I don't have any problems to use Wifi connection, so…

Memo: Installing F14 on Macbook Air.

I bought a Macbook Air and installed F14 on it so that I took a notes in case. Installation 1.At first, install rEFIt and edit partition on MacOS. It's nothing special. 2.Download Fedora-14-x86_64-Live-Desktop.iso. 3.Write the iso image to…

My plans for contributing Fedora project this year.

I'll do following activities this year. Do updates-testing I'm going to do it as I did last year or more. Participate test days I participated some test days during f14 development process. I'll participate it as far as I can. Testing Alph…

Adding your own module to anaconda.

I am interested in anaconda so I wrote really simple "Hello World" module in the anaconda stage2 for my studying. That module doesn't do any important job. It only shows "Hello World" onto the screen. However, it was easier than as I expec…

Setup Dual monitor.

I mainly use a laptop, also I used to use a desktop PC. so I have a monitor but I haven't used it for a year because dual monitor need enough space to put the monitor :( However, I update my laptop today, and noticed gnome-desktop package …

Voted F15's release name.

When I was reading planet fedora, I remembered Fedora 15 release name election has been started, so I went to voting system and did voting. This election will finish 2010-11-01 23:59:59 UTC, if you haven't done yet, Let's vote:)btw, I'm ha…

Participate F14 Desktop validation testing.

I participated F14 Desktop validation testing Fedora 14 Final TC1, and fill those reports. * Bug 643416 - F14 TC1.1 LXDE Spin: Unable to input any character to text box in User Manager screen. * Bug 643388 - [abrt] lxpanel-0.5.6-1.fc14: IA…

Hello world from Fedora 14.

I upgraded my laptop from Fedora 13 to Fedora 14 by preupgrad command. I've been using F14 in virtual environment and I pretty sure upgrading my laptop won't have serious problem because of upgrading. Although, it's quite big to upgrade be…

Installing F14 Beta RC2 LXDE version on eeepc 4G.

I've installed F14 Beta RC LXDE version on my eeepc 4G. Install process succeeded, but I haven't tested desktop features yet. This eeepc has 4GB flash memory, memory card slot and wifi. I used to use F14 Alpha LEXD version as NFS server an…

Fedora AutoQAを動かす

FedoraではAutoQAというテストフレームワークがあってそれで自動テストが走っているのでそれを試してみました。忘れそうなので自分用メモの意味で書いてるのでほとんど俺得なだけだと思いますが… もし試したい人はリンク先からAutoQAのWikiに行ってそこから…

Fedora 14 Betaをnetinst.isoでインストール

Fedora14のベータ版のテストが始まったので、F14のインストールの紹介でも。2010/9/11ではインストールは成功しますが、その後のGDMのログイン画面にバグがあってログインできません>< なので、インストールの流れだけ簡単に紹介したいと思います。 自分が…

Fedora Test Day for OpenSCAP

昨日はTest Day:2010-08-26 OpenSCAPに参加してました。参加と言ってもIRCで連絡しつつテストを実行って感じですが。 FedoraのTest Dayというのは、次のリリースに向けてテストのテーマを決めてそのテストを参加できる人がやる日です。Fedora14のスケジュー…

Fedoraでテスト

FedoraプロジェクトではQAチームがいて、色々テストしたりしているわけなんですが、その中でもProven Testersというグループがあります。先日(2010/07/07)に、このグループのメンバーになりました( ゜Д゜ノノ"☆パチパチパチパチ それはさておき、このグル…