Archive for November, 2010

How to make Chili

Complete ingredient list and all my secrets on how to make an awesome pot of sweet chili!

1 lb. hamburg
1 large chopped onion
1 large chopped green bell pepper
1 large can diced tomatos
1 can tomato sauce
2 cans red kidney beans
1 tbsp chili powder
1 tsp salt
1/2 tsp paprika
dash cayenne pepper

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carlblemming’s webcam video November 13, 2010

Trying out YouTube’s Record From Webcam feature that lets you create a live video from your laptop computer. In this case I am using my System76 Serval Pro running Ubuntu 10.04 Lucid Lynx. A nice computer, with a crappy “eyeshot” webcam.

How to Install Ubuntu 10.04 on a HP 2133 Netbook

This shows you the process step-by-step to install Ubuntu Linux version 10.04 Lucid Lynx Netbook Edition, onto your net-book without using an optical CD drive. The netbook I have here is a Hewlet-Packard 2133.

In my example, the USB flash drive is created with Ubuntu. If you have a Mac, you can use Disk Utility. For Windows, there’s probably a way but you’re on your own there (Tell me in the comments if you know how.)

Get the Ubuntu 10.04 netbook Live CD .iso image here.