How to make svn look for if there is an update once a minute and if there is call some script?view story

http://askubuntu.com – I wonder if it is possible to create such .sh script that a normal user would be capable to start with something like nohup ./superScript.sh >& /dev/null & and which would once a minute look into some SVN, find out current version and if there was an update run commands like: kill `ps aux | grep -F 'ServerAPP' | grep -v -F 'grep' | awk '{ print $2 }'` ./server_automated_net_setup.sh c (HowTos)

No boot menu after installing Ubuntu 11.10 on a Dell Windows Vista Home laptop computer?view story

http://askubuntu.com – I just installed Ubuntu 11.10 on a friends Dell Inspiron laptop. I normally boots up to Windows Vista Home Edition. As part of the install procedure I reduced the size of the largest ntfs partition to allow space for an ext4 root partition and a small swap partition. (HowTos)

Emacs unable to find fonts?view story

http://askubuntu.com – I compiled emacs from source on Ubuntu 11.10 and unfortunately, it only seems able to find the default X monospace font. How do I connect emacs with the system fonts? (HowTos)

Debian: IPv6-in-IPv4 over OpenVPNview story

http://serverfault.com – Following (roughly) the instructions https://www.zagbot.com/openvpn_ipv6_tunnel.html at I now have the following: Client martin@theoria:~$ ifconfig eth0 Link encap:Ethernet HWaddr 00:50:8d:b3:fd:f4 inet addr: Bcast: Mask: inet6 addr: fe80::250:8dff:feb3:fdf4/64 Scope:Link UP BROADCAST RUNNING MULTICAST MTU:1500 Metri (HowTos)

megaglest updateview story

http://chakra-project.org – Please post these requests in ccr for that package.  Not all ccr maintainers are on the forums, they will receive an email though for any remarks, or flagged as outdated packages. (HowTos)

ftp - any best practices for signalling end of transfer?view story

http://www.unix.com – Hi, I'm writing shell scripts to handle incoming and outgoing automated sftp transfers between a local server and various remote servers belonging to different organizations. I'm wondering if there are any recommended or "best practices" for signalling the end of a ftp file transmission (sending multiple files), such as sending an empty ".done" (e.g. (HowTos)

Copy or create a blank index.html file in folders that don't have oneview story

http://www.unix.com – Hello all! I am trying to prevent my users from looking through directory files on a web server. (HowTos)

ccr wont compile anythingview story

http://chakra-project.org – Wrong, no "sudo" at all for ccr. (HowTos)

D800 video with Ubuntu 11.10view story

http://askubuntu.com – I upgraded my Dell D800 from 8x to 10x with very poor results to my video. Everything on the display seemed do be poorly rendered. I upgraded to 11.10 and some of the items are rendered properly but not all. The mouse pointer for example is simply a smudge of pixels. Any ideas? (HowTos)

megaglest and playonlinux dependencie issue(solved)view story

http://chakra-project.org – that did the trick you may want to have the installer not automatically make the tmpfs file thanks this is solved (HowTos)

oxygen-transparent error :(view story

http://chakra-project.org – I could successfully build it here. Not sure what's failing for you, but next time you have a problem with a package maybe try commenting on its CCR web page, so the maintainer gets notified about that. http://chakra-linux.org/ccr/packages.php?ID=1430 (HowTos)

why does the screensaver show my desktop before locking?view story

http://askubuntu.com – I leave my PC on for a while... and then the screensaver kicks in. Cool. So after another while I move my mouse or strike a key or whatever. This shows me the complete desktop, with like all the apps open. THEN, after like 2 seconds or more it starts fading out the desktop and THEN I get the "gimme the password" prompt. why does this happen? (HowTos)