How to make gwibber to display text messages in paragraph form?view story

http://askubuntu.com – Gwibber completely ignores paragraph property of any text message. There is no line-break until maximum width reached. For example, if a Facebook link post contains title,body & summery, gwibber wraps everything into a single line.This makes very difficult to read & comprehend the context. (HowTos)

Can issetuid() be cleared for a child process?view story

http://askubuntu.com – I have a wrapper script A which is calling program B. A must be invoked as root so some initial setup can happen. After that, A calls setuid() and setgid() to reduce its own privileges, for safety and security. Then, A invokes B. The problem is that B exhibits undesirable behavior if and only if A has called setuid()/setgid() before invoking B. (HowTos)

Cyrillic unicode fontview story

https://bbs.archlinux.org – I have always been content with default fonts provided, so I have never really payed much attention to my fonts.   However, recently I have decided I wanted to learn to read & write russian.  When I go to russian websites, I'm able to see the characters fine.  It is simply when I try to copy something from urxvt into chrome, or vice-versa.  I have started to frequ (HowTos)

Sed command issue in linuxview story

http://www.unix.com – I ran one the script in debug mode in linux and have a problem Code: ret='$prmAttunityUser=ais' Now i need to remove $ from this '$prmAttunityUser=ais' so i had added a sed command like this sed 's/$//g' but its not working could you all please help me with an alternate command I want the output as Code: 'prmAttunityUser=ais' Thanks (HowTos)

How do I interface my Samsung Rugby II phone with Ubuntu?view story

http://askubuntu.com – I have a Samsung Rugby II phone, which I charge by plugging into the USB port. It has pictures and video on it, which I'd like to get out through the USB port, but it doesn't pop up in Ubuntu when I plug it in. When I plug it in, it presents a menu asking me to select the USB mode. (HowTos)

Issues with lenovo t420sview story

https://bbs.archlinux.org – I have three issues with my lenovo t420s, they might be related but I'm just not smart enough to fix them.1:By default the bios is set to using optimus, and if I leave it at that x starts up all right but I don't think it is using the discrete graphics card at all? If I change the bios to use discrete graphics X fails with message "no screen found". (HowTos)

Androidview story

http://crunchbanglinux.org – Just got an Android phone, a Samsung Gio. Rooted, unlocked, and hacked to pieces within 48 hours. It is sweet except for the lack of bash. sh sucks, I want my tab completion :( Any other #!ers with an android out there? Share me some tips :) (HowTos)

informix + Fatal error in shared memory creationview story

http://serverfault.com – please advice how to solve this problem I have linux with informix DB its fail on - Fatal error in shared memory creation su - informix -sh-2.05b$ oninit -v ONCONFIG /usr/informix/etc/onconfig.active is not owned by user with id 4000. Checking group membership to determine server run modesucceeded Reading configuration file '/usr/informix/etc/onconfig.active'...succeeded Creati (HowTos)

Apache to read from /home/user/public_html on CentOS 5.7view story

http://serverfault.com – this is my first experience using CentOS 5.7 / Linux as my web server OS and I have just finished installing Apache. Then I created a new account using WHM. The account is now created and the domain name can be accessed. (HowTos)

Cleaning Hyper-V R2 unused vhd and snapshot files?view story

http://serverfault.com – We are using Hyper-V R2 as a platform for virtualizing development and testing environment. After month of use, with creating / deletion of many virtual machine, the vhd store is filled with a lot of vhd and avhd files. (HowTos)

Savage 2 game releases 2 hotfixes - #2.1.04 and story

http://ubuntumanual.org – The popular game  “Savage 2 – A Tortured Soul" has brought out two releases. These 2 versions are released by a group of volunteers who were allowed by the S2 games to maintain and  update the game on their own. Lets find out what these dedicated group of gamers have come up with. (HowTos)

remove default open-with application in linuxview story

http://unix.stackexchange.com – I have a citrix ica file that I need to open. I set the default application as wfica. I need to clear the default application for that file. How can I do that? I am using Arch Linux and the citrix thing worked until yesterday before setting the custom command line. It automatically worked with citrix. (HowTos)