Sunday, February 28, 2010

Less than one second Linux boot!

The following video shows an instance where Linux has been tuned to start in less than one second. Interesting!.

Sunday, February 21, 2010

How to configure Facebook Chat on Pidgin

As Facebook Chat now supports Jabber/XMPP, you can integrate it into your favorite chat client. I have been a big fan of Pidgin for more than three years now. Therefore I have mentioned the simple set of steps for setting up FB Chat on Pidgin.

1. Launch Pidgin, go to Accounts –> Manage Accounts and click Add… .

2. Fill in the Basic tab as shown in the following screenshot.

image Please note that here the Username is your Facebook username.

3. You need to make sure you have unchecked all SSL options on the Advanced tab.

4. Click Add and you are done.