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RDF graphs to sparql update requests


Tweet I’ve recently encountered a need transform named graphs expressed in RDF, into sparql update requests… with the ultimate goal of autonomously pushing named graphs into rdf stores via a sparql endpoint.

Android: Increase Internal Memory on Rooted Phones


Android, when low on internal memory, is designed to reduce it functionality, such as no longer synchronizing with the Cloud (gmail, Facebook etc..) and, worse – rejects SMS messages as a safety measure. This blog provides a solution to your problem !

Howto: Install Nvidia driver for Fedora 15


This is a tutorial to install the Nvidia driver on your Fedora 14 PC or Laptop

Installing Speed Dreams in Fedora


Tweet Speed Dreams is a fork of the famous open racing car simulator Torcs, aiming to implement exciting new features, cars, tracks and AI opponents to make a more enjoyable game for the player, as well as constantly improving visual and physics realism. There are a bunch of RPM’s packaged for Mandriva, but I can [...]

Synaptics Tap to Click in Fedora 13


Tweet If you own a laptop with a synaptics touchpad, you may have an issue whereby tap-to-click is not enabled, in Fedora 13. Resolution: > su -c “gedit /usr/share/X11/xorg.conf.d/50-synaptics.conf” In the first Section, add two additional lines immediately before EndSection, as such: Section “InputClass” Identifier “touchpad catchall” Driver “synaptics” MatchIsTouchpad “on” MatchDevicePath “/dev/input/event*” Option “TapButton1″ [...]

Fedora 12 Fix for Amazon’s mp3 Downloader


Unfortunately, the software packagers at Amazon have linked their Linux software against the libboost* libraries that were packaged for Fedora 11. Us Fedora users like the newest software available, so I’m sure, like me, you’re all using Fedora 12. If that is the case, then I’m sure non of you are using Amazon’s mp3 downloader – It doesn’t work with Fedora 12

HTML5 video For YouTube in Chrome in Fedora


Enabling html5 video codecs in Chrome on Fedora, for a Non-Flash experience of YouTube.

SOLVED HP Deskjet Scanner with xsane in Fedora


Tweet To use a HP multi-function printer as a scanner in Fedora for use with sane, keep reading…

Fedora 12 Acer Aspire One Scrolling + Tap to Click


HowTo to enable your Acer Aspire One laptop to use the touchpad as a clicking and scrolling device

SOLVED Fedora 12 + Nvidia installation problems


Tweet NOTE: If you need the tutorial for Fedora 13, go here: