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how to install redhat on the attached external usb hard disk?view story

http://www.linuxquestions.org – Dear All I have RedHat Linux running on my VBox guest on my Windows host. I need to install RedHat Linux on the attached external usb hard disk ,connected to my guest machine.Can you please let me know how can install redhat on this external usb hard disk? (HowTos)

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trouble compressing a folderview story

http://www.linuxquestions.org – Today I tried to compress some folders containing backup files from last year. I right-clicked on the folders and selected compress as tar.gz. I let it work, and found that hours later, the folders were still compressing. How long is it supposed to take, anyway? I was trying to compress the two sets of backups simultaneously; together they're around 1.5 GB. (HowTos)

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frayed cable symptoms?view story

http://www.linuxquestions.org – Allright, I bought a new dedicated box about two months ago. For most of the time, I have had major intermittent latency and downtime. Pings and traceroutes would always work, <70ms. However, all daemons would be inaccessible for periods of time spanning from 5 minutes to hours, at which point I would have the box rebooted and it would work again. (HowTos)

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Selective Upgradeview story

http://crunchbanglinux.org – I'm wondering how I can select certain packages to upgrade on a regular apt update/grade. Rather, all I want to do is keep iceweasel at 3.x, and not to 4.0beta. Any way I can choose not to upgrade iceweasel? (HowTos)

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[ubuntu] Dell Wireless 1390 WLAN MiniCard not workview story

http://ubuntuforums.org – hi there i have dell insoiron 1525 with Dell Wireless 1390 WLAN MiniCard and is not work with ubunto please help i want leave windows for ever :p note : is work fine with slax and salcware (HowTos)

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all fonts destroyed for certain Ubuntu GNOME applicationsview story

http://www.linuxquestions.org – After building pango-1.28.1 and cairo-1.8.10 from source in an unsuccessful attempt to build graveman-0.3.12-5 (due to inability to configure gtk+-2.20.1), various GNOME applications display empty boxes where text should be. I am running Ubuntu 10.04. (HowTos)

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LXer: Chrooting Apache2 With mod_chroot On CentOS 5.4view story

http://www.linuxquestions.org – Published at LXer: This guide explains how to set up mod_chroot with Apache2 on a CentOS 5.4 system. With mod_chroot, you can run Apache2 in a secure chroot environment and make your server less vulnerable to break-in attempts that try to exploit vulnerabilities in Apache2 or your installed web applications. (HowTos)

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[SOLVED] C - strncpy segfaultview story

http://www.linuxquestions.org – At "strncpy(pathname,fullname,pathname_length);" we're getting a segfault and we're not quite sure why. In our case checked with gdb at the time filename is test25.txt and pathname_length is 6 and fullname is /test/test25.txt. Any Suggestions? Code: #include <Kernel.h> #include <unistd.h> #include <string.h> (HowTos)

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can not find libtinfo.so.5 needed to install an rpm in opensuse 11.1 64bitview story

http://www.linuxquestions.org – I am unable to find an opensuse 11.1 rpm that contains libtinfo.so.5. I found it in a fedora rpm in rpmfind.net, but I am unable to extract the library file that I need. (HowTos)

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can't compile gtkspell from source on puppy 4.2view story

http://www.linuxquestions.org – Ok, I am trying to install pidgin from sources but had to install gtkspell before I could do that, and had to install enchant before I could install gtkspell. Unfortunately even after installing enchant configure for gtkspell is still not finding it. What should I do? I checked the help files and did not find and obvious solution. Here is my console output. (HowTos)

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Cheap Domain Names, Hostingview story

http://dedicatedhostingweb.org – So you have a dream for a web site, an exciting idea or something you want to accomplish on the web. Well in order to get started on the exciting Internet you must first find a domain name and hosting provider. But not just any provider, we recommend that you find a cheap domain name and cheap domain hosting provider. Your web domain name is an address that points to your web site. (HowTos)

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Error Loading operating systemview story

http://crunchbanglinux.org – I messed up. I installed Staler Aplha 2 and winxp would not show up in grub, I tried fixmbr from the Winxp cd to redo the boot record, but now I get "error loading operating system". Now I can't get into either OS and I'm chatting from the live CD. HELP please! (HowTos)