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LXer: Debating Software Patents with Brett Robertsview story

http://www.linuxquestions.org – Published at LXer: On the day before the Software Patent Debate Igor and I got some bad news. The lawyer who had said he would be able to present for the Pro Patent position would be unable to attend the debate. We needed to find someone credible, someone knowledgeable, someone who could put on a show. And we needed someone at almost the last minute. (HowTos)

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cannot login as root in console(tty1-tty6)...view story

http://www.linuxquestions.org – I has Centos 5.5 with kernel 2.6.18-194.17.1.el5. centos-release-5-5.el5.centos Linux centos 2.6.18-194.17.1.el5 #1 SMP Wed Sep 29 12:50:31 EDT 2010 x86_64 x86_64 x86_64 GNU/Linux My problem is this: I can login as root in to Gnome and ssh but not in console In fact I can login with anyuser in to Gnome and ssh but not in console. By the console I'm referring to tty1-tty6. (HowTos)

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Getting Model and Manufacturer for the LCD and TFT monitorsview story

http://nixcraft.com – Hello All, I have about 100 Centos based machines and all are from different brands and manufacturers. I wanted to know the manufacturer and model information for all the LCD and TFT monitors attached to all the machines. Is their a command in Linux which can provide me this information. Thanks in Advance (HowTos)

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ALSA Sound problem (I think)view story

http://crunchbanglinux.org – OK so the thing is: how do I make my linux play 2 sounds in the same time ?For example: listening to music with rhythmbox while watching VLC doesn't work, one of them (the latter opened) doesn't reneder any sound.Now you may ask yourself why would anyone want that?Well, I don't, but you see, I'd like Pidgin to make some alert sound while I watch a movie, I often find myself wat (HowTos)

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cd/dvd won't mountview story

http://crunchbanglinux.org – Hi,I've just discovered that I can't mount my cd/dvd drive...I have:CrunchBang 10 “Statler” Alpha 2 with Openboxis a laptop Asus A2H with a CD/DVD recordermy fstab:# /etc/fstab: static file system information. # # Use 'vol_id --uuid' to print the universally unique identifier for a # device; this may be used with UUID= as a more robust way to name devices # that works even if d (HowTos)

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Gparted Questionview story

http://crunchbanglinux.org – Hey guys.  I had a small Windows 7 partition on my computer.  I used Gparted to delete it (boy that felt good ... (HowTos)

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Hello from Portugal!view story

http://crunchbanglinux.org – Hi, i'm a newbie in linux system. I work with mac and 2 yrs ago bought 1 Acer Aspire One 8gb SSD. As I don't like Linpus, installed Kuki. No wireless, no lights, no sound. Read on a post about crunchbang, allready installed it but hve some issues. (HowTos)

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[ubuntu] Replacing an ethernet driverview story

http://ubuntuforums.org – I recently bought a Lenovo K23 laptop with which I am much pleased. The wireless card works off a Broadcom proprietary driver, and I eventually figured out how to install that and get wireless. However, in the process I nuked my ethernet capabilities. (HowTos)

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[ubuntu] samba and [homes]view story

http://ubuntuforums.org – Hello. I have recently installed samba and started to configure it. Ive managed to make public folder pretty easily but i wish to have private folder for every user as well. (HowTos)

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[ubuntu] Wireless connect fails at WEP keyview story

http://ubuntuforums.org – Dell mini 10 with ubuntu 10.04/windows xp, connecting to linksys wrt54g. Connected when I was using 9.10, has worked for several months since 10.04 was installed. Still works if I boot XP, but, when booting Ubuntu, router won't accept the passkey which I obtained from my wired computer. I've glanced through a bunch of posts and see several which are close, but no solution. (HowTos)

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buildroot images not working with qemu-system-armview story

http://www.linuxquestions.org – i am building arm versatile_defconfig kernel zImage and rootfs.ext with buildroot but they are not working with qemu. 'qemu-system-arm -M versatilepb -kernel zImage -initrd rootfs.ext2 -append "root=/dev/ram0 rw" -m 128m' this command gives an error in the qemu emulator 'ram size too big'. (HowTos)

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enable broadband 3G connection from desktop iconview story

http://www.linuxquestions.org – Hello, I am able to configure a working 3G connection but I do not want it to be enabled at startup. I want it "on-demand" and I need that it is easy for non-skilled persons, that is double-clicking a desktop icon. So I think I have to call a script or something else but I do not know the command. Thanks. (HowTos)