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comment What's the fastest distro to run under VirtualBox?
Tiny core linux is the fastest distro I have every used that is linux based. The desktop version with gui is roughly 12mb in size.
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answered How do you enable PointerButtons to work on the keyboard?
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asked How do you enable PointerButtons to work on the keyboard?
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comment Why does my laptop overheat and discharge faster in Ubuntu than Windows?
@john Does your computer overheat then shutdown or just get really hot?
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comment Why does my laptop overheat and discharge faster in Ubuntu than Windows?
Although I don't understand the internals enough to change them, I believe it has to choose with the optimizations done in the linux kernel. You can either optimize for 1)speed or for 2)battery usage/power consumption. The linux kernel being optimized for speed often outputs a lot of heat. You can install specific software to help but thats the gist
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revised How do I install qemu?
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comment What chording keyboard software is available?
@Mathew thanks for the links, I'm going to look into gkos
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asked What chording keyboard software is available?
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comment One hand keyboard layout
@fossfreedom Basically I'm trying to create an alternative keyboard layout, that can work for those that are one handed. The space bar would act as a toggle similar to the demo above.