xscreensaver intermittently works?view story

http://www.linuxquestions.org – Hey guys, I got one for you. I am trying to figure it out. I have xscreensaver installed and configured. I have it set to turn on after 5 minutes, cycle every 5 minutes. I have acpi setup to blank my monitor after 10 minutes and power off after 15 minutes. (HowTos)

Loading any distro on a Sony Vaio desktopview story

http://www.linuxquestions.org – I have a Sony Vaio , desktop Model# PCV-2252 PROBLEM: I have tried to load Mint 7, Mint 8, SimplyMepis 8, PuppyLinux (HowTos)

pad inputview story

http://www.linuxquestions.org – I want to buy a pad that I can write on, as input method. I'm learning Chinese, I think it will help. I need one that works with Linux. Can anyone recommend a particular brand? (HowTos)

Installing/updating Java RE on Ubuntuview story

http://www.linuxquestions.org – Linux (Ubuntu) is not providing any updates for Java Runtime Environment! According to what I find on my computer, I have Java build 1.6.0_15-b03. Ubuntu Software Center is indicating 6-15-1 (sun-java6-bin). I have manually downloaded JRE 6u17 and 6u18 from Sun. However, I have not - as yet - attempted to install/update Java myself. (HowTos)

uwm won't show up in session manager...view story

http://www.linuxquestions.org – Hello, I am rather new to LQ, and I couldn't find a specific thread for WMs, so I hope I posted in the right area... (HowTos)

Dual Boot Display Questionview story

http://www.linuxquestions.org – Running Ubuntu 8.04 (Apr'08) and have updated a couple of times so that boot screen shows several versions of Ubuntu. I scroll up to the most recent one and press enter to load that version. My question is, can I safely remove the previous versions from the boot loader and just leave the most recent? Before doing so I wanted to ask and avoid any problems. (HowTos)

manually running dpkg--configure-a'view story

http://www.linuxquestions.org – E:dpkg was interrupted, it says manually run 'dpkg--configure-a' to correct the problem...I did and got no repsonse? Am I doing that right ??? (HowTos)

News: Review and article reminderview story

http://www.raiden.net – This is just a reminder to all the people who have promised to do some articles for us, or promised to do a review, and haven't turned in your articles yet.  Please, if you've made a commitment to do an article, please follow through on that.  We're a community site and we rely on your ... (Distributions)

Howto: PPTP VPN Server with Ubuntu 10.04 ‘Lucid Lynx’view story

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How to install CentOS with lesser RPMs?view story

http://www.linuxquestions.org – I have been challenged to install CentOS occupying just 200 MB. As for now, I installed the OS with only first CD. Just put : @core under %package directive in ks.cfg. I can see the space as of now is: Code: # df -h Filesystem            Size  Used Avail Use% Mounted on (HowTos)

News: Donation drive reminder + Bonus offerview story

http://www.raiden.net – This is just a reminder to everyone that we're still in the middle of our donation drive to collect the $500 we need for this year's hosting (we try to keep expenses to a minimum to make it easier for everyone to help out and keep us running).  So if you haven't donated, we're still in need ... (Distributions)

How can I boot Ubuntu on an iBookview story

http://www.linuxquestions.org – I have an iBook laptop computer My Family No. 2453 in good shape that I would like to put Ubuntu on. It does not have a DVD but does have a CD and a USB port. I have a Ubuntu disk with Netbook Remix which I copied to the thunb drive. I have tried to reset the bios to accept the USB port as the source for the boot, which I assumed is possible to do, with no luck. (HowTos)