I’ve decided to try out Netbeans, as it had been recommended to me as a good IDE for PHP development, but while attempting to emerge it under Gentoo, I was greeted by this error:
A lot of people ask me why I prefer to use Linux instead of Microsoft Windows. I use Linux for both desktop and server roles, and I’ve often seen other blog posts mention reasons for preferring Linux over Windows, but they never seem to list the same reasons I think of when asked. I’ve decided to make my own list, and leave out the reasons most people give ( lack of viruses, better security, package managers, free etc ).
Tried to install sys-fs/quota on Gentoo install today and received this error when compiling:
cannot find any C preprocessor (cpp)
The /etc/ directory under most Linux systems is where the system-wide configuration for most software is stored. When setting up, or maintaining a Linux server ( or even a desktop machine, depending on particular use cases ) this directory will likely be changed, either manually or by software upgrades. Continue reading
After performing a large number of package upgrades on my Gentoo machine, I discovered that Eclipse would crash when showing documentation, or otherwise embedded browser-base content ( including the web browser preferences) . Continue reading