Git-style incremental backup with rsyncview story

http://serverfault.com – I'm trying to setup a backup script on Ubuntu. Every day I want to copy my local source directory to a backup directory on a remote server uniquely named with the date. (e.g., backup-jan1/, backup-jan2/, etc) It should store a mirror of the earliest state and use difference files to recreate the new backup points. This is pretty simple with rsync. (HowTos)

XBMC: Add-on Programs doesn't runview story

http://chakra-project.org – EDIT: it's probably a packaging error, I'm investigating on that at the moment. (HowTos)

Why don't most applications authenticate via gksu?view story

http://askubuntu.com – I've found that most of user authentication programs that used in Ubuntu is not gksu, but it's not a problem. The problem is that these programs do not lock the keyboard (while gksu does). For example, the program xneur (analog puntoswitcher) can log keystrokes. (HowTos)

How to do it ? AWS EC2 Route53 GoDaddy Configurationview story

http://serverfault.com – Hi server fault friends, i have single instance on ec2 which will host php web site and web service (zend). (HowTos)

VirtualBox 4.0.16 hits the marketview story

http://ubuntumanual.org – VirtualBox, the cross-platform virtualization app that extends the capabilities of your existing system has released its latest. This app enables your pc to run various OSes side by side at the same time with the only practical constraints being disk space and memory. Know more about v4.0.16 Click here to read more | Tweet this (HowTos)

How to tell the version of jetty that apt-get will install?view story

http://askubuntu.com – Is it possible to see what version of jetty will be installed on the various versions of Ubuntu? Is it online somewhere? Also, is it possible to see the package so I can tweak it if required? (HowTos)

Why does Ubuntu need 2 swap partitions, can I remove one?view story

http://askubuntu.com – I installed Ubuntu 11.10 - 32bit (with 40GB disk space) alongside windows7. Then, I installed a Ubuntu 11.10 - 64bit alongside windows, as the 32bit was installed by my mistake. I chose the recommended option of saving the files by upgrading Ubuntu but this procedure failed. When I tried to reboot, the system refused to reboot. (HowTos)

3D textures on Intel HD 3000 have edges (rectangles) that should not be visibleview story

http://askubuntu.com – I am wondering if there is a way to fix the following problem with Intel HD 3000 video drivers on Oneiric. As can be seen from the the linked image below the problem is that all textures inside OpenGL (3D) have visible edges around them, making typically bunch of rectangles that should not be seen otherwise (or are not seen on other video cards). (HowTos)

Chrome-dev too much slow...view story

http://chakra-project.org – seems pretty fast for me.. but i can't tell much difference from firefox-qt. no tips, that's native speed. buy more ram? is cpu topping out? (HowTos)

Stuck with PXE boot setupview story

http://askubuntu.com – I am following the below steps to setup PXE server in ubuntu 11.04. How ever i am stuck and its not working.. (HowTos)

How to configure amavisd-new for only scanning on particular senders/servers?view story

http://serverfault.com – I'd like to know how to configure amavisd-new to only scan for Spam on particular clients (IPs, CIDRs or hostnames) or alternatively sender's email domain. I know that it is possible to do it on a recipient's mail address but not on how to do it for the sender's mail address. It is even possible to do it on a recipient's IP address with policy banks. (HowTos)

libreoffice will not installview story

http://crunchbanglinux.org – Fresh install of #! (HowTos)