I’ve spend half of a day trying to get MediaWiki working on a VirtualBox for the internal project in the internal network. Looks like it’s done now and I want to share tips to help someone to spend less time in the future.
I’ve been installing and configuring MediaWiki 1.21 on the OpenSUSE 12.3, but all tips are valuable for any linux distro.
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I’ve been experiencing strange mouse delays and lags some time ago and now I’ve become tired of it. I’m using OpenSUSE with 3.7.10 kernel and first thing I tried was upgrading the kernel (to 3.12) which was quite useless. Googling related to my distro also wasn’t helpful.
The trick was in laptop-mode-tools which I’ve installed earlier to make my laptop battery life longer. There is an usb autosuspend options which just suspended my usb wireless mouse. So setting
I with my friends joked that someday .NET framework would be so powerful, that it would be possible to write applications using magic method SolveProblemFromString(string problemDescription) like this:
public static void Main()
SolveProblemFromString("I need a new sync app for my iPod player!");
So the programmers would be deprecated.