Well, I finally did it today. I was able to remaster Ubuntu 8.04.1 with Vietnamese language support. I used remastersys to essentially create a replica Ubuntu system from my Thinkpad to create a new bootable LiveDVD image. I tested out the LiveDVD and scim was installed by default with working Vietnamese keyboard options. Those of […]
Monthly Archives: July 2008
Last Saturday, I got a fully running Ubuntu 8.04.1 system on my Thinkpad T60. Everything is working out of the box including WiFi which was an issue with some other distros. Vu, a fellow Vietnamese Linux geek, got scim running so I can type Vietnamese fonts. I want to remaster Ubuntu with Vietnamese language support […]
I have been getting behind on introducing new Expat Saigon Bloggers to Vietnam. Let’s welcome Dan Lilly to the Saigon Expat Blogging community. He is another IT guy, and iPhone user, who recently relocated to Saigon. His blog can be found at this web address: http://www.danlilly.com/ Please visit Dan’s blog and welcome him to Saigon!
Mon Hue Restaurant Okay, I have a new favorite restaurant now. I am a big fan of Hue food here in Vietnam so finding any new Hue restaurant is always a good feat. My friend and I found Mon Hue Restaurant quite by accident today. We were riding down Hai Ba Trung looking for small […]
Well finally, no more double posting from my blog to my Twitter account. Twitter updater was updated this week with a fix. Thanks Preya (Dreaming of Hanoi) for the heads on over a week ago. In short, everytime I updated SaigonNezumi.com, two tweets were added to my Twitter account. One with a blank WordPress entry, […]
About a month ago, I accused my Samsung hard drive of creating my many problems with Gentoo and then Arch Linux. At the time, the errors I received seem to indicate that I was having problems with my SATA hard drive. After reviewing several forums, I decided to buy a new Western Digital SATA drive. […]