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Debian Configuration

Aldi Laptop

Kernel command line: vga=0x305 pci=irqmask=0x8fff

Show biggest installed packages

dpkg-query -W -f'${Package}\t${Installed-Size}\t${Status}\n' |  awk '/installed$/ { print $2 "\t" $1 }' |sort -n

Ugly Fonts in Midnight Commander

  1. dpkg-reconfigure locales
  2. generate at least one iso8859 locale
  3. set it to default
  4. logout, login

Set primary soundcard

Create the file /etc/asound.conf:

pcm.!default {
type hw
card 0

ctl.!default {
type hw
card 0

to set the Audigy2 as primary soundcard (on my A8N SLI).

Google in Firefox

// Change to normal Google search:
user_pref("keyword.URL", "");
debian/configuration.txt · Last modified: 2008/05/13 03:34 by Christoph