Deleting local profile after user logs off?view story

http://serverfault.com – I am currently using roaming profiles and wante to configure all clients connected to the domain to delete the local profile once the user logs off. Could this be done via a Group Policy? Script? (HowTos)

Totem fails at start (totem:3808), after activating dbus pluginview story

http://askubuntu.com – I am using Ubnuntu 11.10; Kernel: Linux 3.0.0-14-generic with Gnome 3.2.1 Yesterday I was browsing through the totem plugins and accidentally hit activate on the dbus plugin. When I started Totem after that, it showed the UI for like a second and then quit. I ran it in terminal and got the following error output: (totem:3808): GLib-GObject-CRITICAL **: Property 'object' on class 'ZeitgeistDpPlug (HowTos)

Setting up a multi-user scheduled job?view story

http://serverfault.com – What's the best practice for setting up a scheduled job (like a software build) so that it's not tied to a single user? Our situation is that we need to schedule a job that runs overnight on a Windows 7 box, and we want anyone in our group to make changes or restart the job as necessary (i.e. in case the owner is on vacation or out sick). (HowTos)

Open source system for swipe card access?view story

http://serverfault.com – We're looking at replacing our campus-wide magnetic swipe card system with something more robust. (HowTos)

Computer performace on chargeview story

http://askubuntu.com – i have Dell Latitude 5420 laptop and yesterday i have istalled 11.10 Ubuntu. All instalation process was done on battery power, so there was no problem on performance. Today i have plugged in my computer and tried to turn on Ubuntu and there is a problem. When computer runs on battery power performace is perfect, but when i plug to charge battery all system slows down and mouse moves very slovly. (HowTos)

I cannot activate my ATI/AMD proprietary FGLRX graphics driver (post-release updates)view story

http://askubuntu.com – I have recently have upgraded to Ubutnu 11.10 and I have not been able to activate by ATI Radeon Mobility HD5400 driver. I have been able to activate the ATI/AMD propreitary FGLRX graphics driver using the AMD wiki, but I cannot activate the (post-release update) driver. (HowTos)

What do I need to do to switch from Ubuntu to Lubuntu on a dual boot computer?view story

http://askubuntu.com – I got a new laptop which makes my old one with a dual boot of XP and 11.10 redundant. Everything has been moved over and this is a perfect chance to play around with variants. I would like to replace the Ubuntu with Lubuntu but assume that if I just remove the Ubuntu partition to make room there will be issues with the existing grub. Is there a way to do this? (HowTos)

Connect Ubuntu to TV via HDMI Intel graphic familyview story

http://askubuntu.com – I ve installedUBUNTU 11.10 and tried to connect my stationary computer to the tv couse I don't have any other monitors. It just says No signals all the time. It works fine with windows but not ubuntu. I have vga too and it works very good. What should I do please help me (HowTos)

Use the xf86-intel-driverview story

https://bbs.archlinux.org – Hello, i would like to use the intel driver on my hp mini laptop (64bits os).I've been using a fresh installation of archlinux for a year, but I'm getting tired of not being able to use xrandr.for example, `xrandr -o left` complains with :X Error of failed request: BadMatch (invalid parameter attributes) Major opcode of failed request: 149 (RANDR) Minor opcode of failed request: 2 (HowTos)

Cron job with $(date) command and redirect won't runview story

http://serverfault.com – This is the cron job I'm trying to run nightly: 0 20 * * * /data/code/scripts/foo.sh >/root/foo.$(date +%Y-%m-%d-%T).log 2>&1 When I run it from the command line, it works fine. But Cron doesn't appear to even try and run it. Thoughts? (HowTos)

Unable to connect to Google Talk using Piding (SASL error)view story

http://askubuntu.com – Update For some reason, /etc/hosts contained wrong hostname for After modifying it, it started working. Hope it helps :) After a fresh install of Ubuntu 11.10, Pidgin stopped connecting to any Jabber service (Google Talk and a local IM). The weird thing is, the same configuration works on a laptop with Ubuntu 11.10, but not on a workstation. (HowTos)

Anjuta fails to build project.view story

https://bbs.archlinux.org – Just making sure, you do have "base-devel" installed right?  You need that for compilation tools and general compilation system-keeping.  If you just installed say gcc outside of that group you may not have everything you need?yaourt -Ss base-devel core/autoconf 2.68-2 (base-devel) [installed] A GNU tool for automatically configuring source code core/automake 1.11.1-3 (base (HowTos)