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Silicon Wave USB Bluetooth Adapter doesn't workview story

http://unix.stackexchange.com – I have been trying to use my usb bluetooth adapter(silicon wave) on ubuntu 11.10 server, it appears in the lsusb list but it doesn't work Bus 005 Device 003: ID 0c10:0000 root@i5-PC:/home/john# hcitool scan Device is not available: No such device Now when I'm using ubuntu 11.04 server, It works perfectly and found all devices. How could I solve it by the command line? (HowTos)

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Unable to connect to Airlive Wireless AP through Ethernetview story

http://askubuntu.com – This is crazy. I've connected the Airlive WL5460AP with an ethernet cable to the computer. The computer detects the access point, but doesn't establish connection. The LAN port is LAN1 according to the manual. The Service Line told me to configure my PC with a specific IP address 192.168.100.xxx where xxx shouldn't be 252 (reserved to the AP). (HowTos)

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How to solve my partition table?view story

http://askubuntu.com – I have an issue, not necessarily a problem. I have a disk, which had Ubuntu 11.04, a swap, a big NTFS and some free space. When 11.10 came out, I did a fresh install and recently I've deleted the 11.04 partition since I didn't needed it anymore. I've noticed that my partition table is a little bit messy. (HowTos)

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Wireless doesn't work on an HP Pavillion DV6000 with an Intel 3945abgview story

http://askubuntu.com – So I just installed Ubuntu 11.10 on my HP Pavillion DV6000 and my wireless will not connect. I been searching all over the Internet for answers so this is my last resort. Nobody can quite figure it out I've heard to get online and do updates cause i dont have a wired connection. It reads my wireless and ask for passphase and then just cant connect. (HowTos)

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Bluetooth connection refused, permission denied (13)view story

https://bbs.archlinux.org – Hi Guys.I'm having serious problems with my bluetooth. I have just setup Arch on my Think Pad and I am using Gnome 3 (Gnome Shell). Everything is up to date and i have followed all the necessary steps on the wiki. My problem is I can not send files via bluetooth to my Android with either gnome-bluetooth or blueman. (HowTos)

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Computer unresponsive with disk activity, even when disk is USBview story

https://bbs.archlinux.org – paziul wrote:I got these 'tweaks' active to increase transfer rates on SATA drives in non RAID setups and this also lowered down the "un-responsiveness" on systems with cfq and bfq io scheduler ( on large file access / operations such as copy / decompress etc... ) - the result also varies using different process schedulers - cfs and bfs... (HowTos)

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Pointwise Installation Problemview story

https://bbs.archlinux.org – I am trying to install the Pointwise grid generation software on Arch Linux and I am having a lot of problems. The installer has worked on every other computer I have (Ubuntu, RHEL, Debian, etc) but not on Arch.I don't know a lot about the way the installation works, but the install file is freely available at http://www.pointwise.com/support/dload_pw.shtml. (HowTos)

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file descriptors and /dev/fdview story

http://unix.stackexchange.com – Are file descriptors unique across a process, or throughout the whole system. Because every file seems the use the same descriptor for stdin and stdout. Is there something special with these? How does stdin and stdout work? (HowTos)

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sed and awk operationsview story

http://unix.stackexchange.com – How can I delete a column of a csv file using sed or awk? Also how can I duplicate a column and how can I move the position of a column? I have a big table with over 200 rows. I'm not that familiar with sed so please be kind. (HowTos)

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Using sftp to Transfer a Directory?view story

http://unix.stackexchange.com – When I try to use sftp to transfer a directory containing files, I get an error message: skipping non-regular file directory_name The directory contains a couple of files and two subdirectories. What am I doing wrong? (HowTos)

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How do I install the nagios NRPE plugin on CentOS 5 using yum?view story

http://unix.stackexchange.com – How do I install the nagios NRPE plugin on CentOS 5 using yum? I've tried yum install nagios-plugins but it's only downloading a fraction of a megabyte. Then if I do a search for one of the commands that was supposed to be installed, like check_users nothing comes up. (HowTos)

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Replace DownloadThemAll -Firefox -addon with Lynx?view story

http://unix.stackexchange.com – I must confess: I often need to go back-and-forward between Firefox and terminal because FF with DownloadThemAll is very convenient to use here. I feel this stupid -- even though I am aware that things such as wget/lynx may have some easy ways to handle the thing as conveniently. (HowTos)