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14Jul/112

Alarm-clock: An alarm clock for Linux

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If we have no desire or time to configure cron with the terminal, we can use "alarm-clock", an alarm clock by which you can set of events at fixed times for Linux.

"Alarm-clock" is a small and simple package already present in the repository Ubuntu and Fedora. Ubuntu is installed with the most classic:

$ sudo apt-get install alarm-clock



1Jul/110

The simple backup with “Déjà Dup”

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Apparently a simple interface is not always synonymous with a lack of features. The software we are talking about today is Déjà Dup, a simple tool developed for Gnome, initially only for Fedora 13 and already used by the next unborn home Canonical Ubuntu 11.10.

Although the included software will be released to Ubuntu 11.10, This does not mean that we can not already install and run. Among other things, has long been present in the repositories of Ubuntu is that Fedora.