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Installed Ubuntu Desktop on Server 9.04, now can I exit the desktop and run only from prompt?view story

http://www.ubuntux.org – I'm a newbie, so sorry if I'm asking a dumb question :) I've sucessfully installed Server 9.04 with the intent of running VMware 2.0 server. I've successfully installed the Ubuntu Desktop, which I intend to use only for maintenance purposes, Most times I'd rather boot into the prompt and manage VMware remotely. (Distributions)

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USN-832-1: FreeRADIUS vulnerabilityview story

http://www.ubuntu.com – Referenced CVEs:  CVE-2009-3111 Description:  =========================================================== Ubuntu Security Notice USN-832-1 September 16, 2009 freeradius vulnerability CVE-2009-3111 =========================================================== A security issue (Distributions)

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Getting emacs23 for Lennyview story

http://www.debian-administration.org – I'm eager to try org-mode for emacs and see it comes with emacs23. I've just updated from etch to lenny (only kinks were having to re-setup nVidia's driver, remove && install gdm+gnome, install a new VMware (just run the .bundle file worked a treat!)) only to discover there's no emacs23 available. (Distributions)

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Raising the uid and gid limits?view story

http://www.debian-administration.org – According to Debian policy, limits for both UID and GID numbers (User IDs and Group IDs) are a maximum of 65535. Is there a way of increasing this limit? (Distributions)

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How do I delete a home folder?view story

http://www.ubuntux.org – I added a new user which created a new home folder. I want to delete the user and the home folder. How can I delete the home folder? (Distributions)

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GPG-Keysigning Party and CaCert Assurance Event on openSUSE-Conferenceview story

http://news.opensuse.org – This Thursday 16:45 – 17:30 will be a GPG-Keysigning Party and a CaCert Assurance Event at the openSUSE Conference Unconference track in Nürnberg. (Distributions)

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The Mint Newsletter – issue 93view story

http://www.linuxmint.com – * News about Mint Linux Mint 7 ‘Gloria’ XFCE released! Ubuntu – Mint cheat sheet New Bulgarian mirror for ISO downloads and package repositories. (Distributions)

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USN-831-1: OpenEXR vulnerabilitiesview story

http://www.ubuntu.com – Referenced CVEs:  CVE-2009-1720, CVE-2009-1721, CVE-2009-1722 Description:  =========================================================== Ubuntu Security Notice USN-831-1 September 14, 2009 openexr vulnerabilities CVE-2009-1720, CVE-2009-1721, CVE-2009-1722 ================== (Distributions)

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Trisquel 3.0 STS Linux (Dwyn)view story

http://desktoplinuxreviews.com – I came across another interesting Linux distribution today called Trisquel Linux. Trisquel is geared more toward Linux purists since it focuses on providing truly free software without any non-free stuff. Here’s some background from Wikipedia about Trisquel Linux including an explanation of where its name comes from: “Trisquel GNU/Linux is a version of the GNU operating system [...] (Distributions)

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openSUSE 11.2 Milestone 7 Releasedview story

http://news.opensuse.org – The openSUSE Project is happy to announce that the openSUSE 11.2 Milestone 7 (M7) is available for download. This release includes GNOME 2.28 beta 2, KDE 4.3.1, RPM 4.7.1, and much more. (Distributions)