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by downunder-p40
Mon Nov 23, 2009 8:04 pm
Forum: General Discussions
Topic: Net Neutrality And Broadband Availablity
Replies: 6
Views: 1546

velska wrote:BTW, I get 10 MBps (the fiber to our building could carry 100MBps easily


And in a metropolitan area in Australia you can get 19.2 Kbps on dial up. ADSL is not available everywhere, and the Telco only has to supply a speed of 19.2.

Fiber would be nice. :)
by downunder-p40
Fri Nov 20, 2009 10:15 pm
Forum: Notes and Journal, and Online Scriptures
Topic: Digital Journal programs
Replies: 6
Views: 3350

If you're a Mac user there is ViJournal. This also has an iphone client and two way synch.

It has other features as well but I haven't fully explored them all yet.
by downunder-p40
Wed Nov 11, 2009 12:36 am
Forum: Technical Recruiting
Topic: Where are you from?
Replies: 102
Views: 53400

Bit late too! I'm from Perth, Western Australia.
by downunder-p40
Wed Nov 11, 2009 12:32 am
Forum: Mobile Applications
Topic: Best iPhone LDS related Apps?
Replies: 10
Views: 9700

Ricky wrote:I'm looking for feedback, so please let me know what you think.


I have it :) It's great!
by downunder-p40
Sat Jul 25, 2009 3:16 am
Forum: Family History
Topic: PAF For Mac?
Replies: 21
Views: 19892

Tomj wrote:sgtbob -

Another great option that is very similar to Fusion and Parallels is call Virtual Box by Sun Microsystems. http://http://www.virtualbox.org/


Thanks for that tip. I downloaded it and it works well on Tiger on a Mac. I've now got XP and Linux running in VMs.
by downunder-p40
Tue Jun 02, 2009 6:51 pm
Forum: Family History
Topic: Sharing Family History
Replies: 9
Views: 3686

The system that I used to use (I've been living without Internet for awhile, hence it's currently offline) was TNG with a custom set of PHPBB2 forums joined to it. TNG allows GEDCOM upload and download, and being a Linux/Mac user TNG runs on the onboard web server, so I was able to make changes loca...
by downunder-p40
Tue May 26, 2009 5:22 pm
Forum: Other Member Technologies
Topic: LDS Linux
Replies: 89
Views: 21894

It is based on Debian/Ubuntu. What are your thoughts? The last time I attempted an Ubuntu download it was a DVD ISO around 5 GB in size. In Australia, where broadband internet has not been invented yet, this would take me several days to download if the line would stay connected. Hence my preferenc...
by downunder-p40
Sun May 10, 2009 7:55 pm
Forum: Other Member Technologies
Topic: The LDS Linux Project
Replies: 46
Views: 17322

Shall I go ahead and register for both? Before going any further, we would need to find out how many people are interested in developing this. It is a major undertaking. Someone (person/team/community) would need to manage the project and it's direction. Same applies for a web site, and forums runn...
by downunder-p40
Sat May 09, 2009 2:44 am
Forum: Other Member Technologies
Topic: The LDS Linux Project
Replies: 46
Views: 17322

So we need? 1. A base distribution (preferably an existing one) with unneeded packages removed. 2. Packages to be distributed. 3. Programmers for both of the above 4. Alpha and Beta Testers 5. Some computer dummies (I find these people are the best to test a new program on) 6. Web servers (test site...
by downunder-p40
Sat May 09, 2009 2:33 am
Forum: Church Account
Topic: What does it do?
Replies: 5
Views: 3555

Thanks for that info. It's shed some light upon it now. I can see where it's going and will be good once it's all done.

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