Debian with a Root ZFS file system

1. Media

Download the Ubuntu 14.04.x LTS Iso and make some media.

Why a Ubuntu ISO?

well we need a live CD with UEFI support and the Debian Live CD at the time of writing didn’t support that.

Boot the Ubuntu and find a terminal and sudo su

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creating templates for dolphin in KDE4

You know that you can have a  “New file” menu on Right click in Dolphin.
it can be customised to create any file.

The original files can be found here
/usr/share/templates/
copy one of the foo.desktop files to ~/.kde/share/templates/
and open in your favorite text editor and edit to suit your needs

[Desktop Entry]
Name=Python Source File...
Comment=Python source file
Type=Link
URL=source/python.py
Icon=text-plain

then place the ‘template’ in the following folder
~/.kde/share/templates/source/