LibreOffice displays the content of .docx files differentlyview story

http://askubuntu.com – Guys this is getting really annoying, i installed Windows 7 alongside Ubuntu 11.10 just to use the office. Each time i want to write a document i reboot into Windows 7. It's all because of the formatting i get when i write files in .docx using LibreOffice. I tried everything that came to my mind, from resizing the page width and length, to changing the fonts and sizes. (HowTos)

How to change cursor in Ubuntu 11.10 "GNOME Classic"view story

http://askubuntu.com – I don't like how the cursor looks when pointing to Web browser links. How can I change it - only this one or the whole cursors theme? (HowTos)

Need to unlock login keyringview story

http://askubuntu.com – I am always prompted for a password to unlock the login keyring. Which I suppose is for logging in automatically. Whats wrong? I'd expect to be logged in automatically, but I suppose that part doesnt work as expected (HowTos)

How do you get sound working on a Windows 7 guest OS in KVM on Ubuntu 11.10?view story

http://askubuntu.com – I have Ubuntu 11.10 installed on my work laptop. I have a Windows 7 (32 bit) guest OS installed using Virt-Manager. Everything works fine, EXCEPT sound. AC97 hardware is configured in the guest OS Virt-Manager profile AND Windows sees AC97 as the hardware in the guest OS when it is running. (HowTos)

Keyboard repeat without pressing a keyview story

http://unix.stackexchange.com – Occasionally a key repeats although I do not press the key. I would like to prevent this phenomenon. The phenomenon happens when I am pressing Ctrl+w again and again. After several times of Ctrl+w, w is inserted repeatedly without pressing any key. I have checked that this happens on several applications: firefox, konqueror, KWrite, emacs23. The same phenomenon happens with Ctrl+s. (HowTos)

My router crashes when using Ubuntuview story

http://askubuntu.com – So, I have a WBR-1310 router from D-Link. I've used Ubuntu with this router for a long time, on and off ever since Ubuntu 7.04. But since the last version, 11.04, the router connection crashes. All my computers and other machines connected to the router loose their connection at the same time. When I use Windows, I never have this problem. (HowTos)

I bought a game from Ubuntu Software Centre, How do I download it for Linux Mint?view story

http://askubuntu.com – I bought the game TRAUMA from the ubuntu software centre, using my login user/password and paid with my debit card, I can download and play the purchased game in ubuntu fine. (HowTos)

Ubuntu 10.10 -- Installing/upgrading GCC compilier for testing C++view story

http://askubuntu.com – I have ubuntu 10.10, and I have been learning c++ lately on it. I originally installed the gcc compilier via the command: sudo aptitude install build-essential I would like to start learning/testing the newer c++ features and I think it would be best to have the latest version of gcc installed. (HowTos)

How to find the latest version of redis-server in repos?view story

http://askubuntu.com – I am running 11.04, and I need to learn how to search for packages for 'redis-server' and also what version they various repo's have? I know to add a repo I add it to /etc/apt/source.list and sometimes i have to add a key. (btw, why do you have to add a key to fetch from a repo?) (HowTos)

What are some ways to store Tomcat 6 stdout and stderr logs to external server?view story

http://serverfault.com – Due to compliance issues, there is a need to store all tomcat logs for at least 6 months on a central server. Is there a way to send the logs to rsyslog server or any other mechanism that will accomplish the task. (HowTos)