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

http://unix.stackexchange.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)

What's the difference between the drivers r8169 and r8168?view story

http://unix.stackexchange.com – Realtek provides the source code for the r8168 driver which is based on the r8169 driver from the kernel tree if I may believe their source: /* * This driver is modified from r8169.c in Linux kernel 2.6.18 */ Both are GPL licensed, so source code may be exchanged with no legal issues. (HowTos)

How to clear terminal completely?view story

http://unix.stackexchange.com – When we use clear command or Ctrl+L in terminal, it clears terminal but we can still scroll back to view the last used commands. Is there a way to completely clear the terminal? (HowTos)

Can I change the default mail recipient on cron jobs?view story

http://unix.stackexchange.com – I believe that if there is any output from a cronjob it is mailed to the user who the job belongs to. I think you can also add something like MAILTO=[email protected] at the top of the cron file to change where the output is sent to. Can I set an option so that mail alerts sent by cron jobs set by all users will be emailed to root instead of to the user who runs them? (HowTos)

Any (text based) plotting tools in unix toolbox?view story

http://unix.stackexchange.com – I was wondering if there are any generic plotting tools available in the unix toolbox? By plotting I mean simple bars or things you see in many curses based utilities. And by unix toolbox I mean things that you can pipe data into them using standard unix conventions. (HowTos)

Recommend a nice managed Top Of Rack switch for Linux Computer Cluster (but it has to be cheap!) [closed]view story

http://serverfault.com – I work at an industrial research lab, and we have a research group that's building up a Linux-based compute cluster. The have about 46 nodes so far, with more to come. They came to us a few months ago looking for a suggestion for a 48-port managed gigabit switch to network the nodes together. (HowTos)

evaluate multiple patterns from program output and write into pattern specific filesview story

http://unix.stackexchange.com – I have a script outputting some value/numbers and I want to split those into two files. I am looking at something like: ./runme.sh | grep 'ook' >> ook.out | grep 'eek' >> eek.out Where the second pipe should not, as is the case, take the output of the first grep but that of runme.sh. Is that possible? (HowTos)

Looking for software that can assemble large blocks of text from small blocks of textview story

http://askubuntu.com – Here is the problem I am trying to solve with a software solution: I give speeches a few times a month. That speech is made up of small sections of text that I combine to form the whole speech. (HowTos)

What is debugging and how do I get involved?view story

http://askubuntu.com – Well what is it? And how do I get involved? (HowTos)

why am I having a white screen on my ubuntu desktop?view story

http://askubuntu.com – When my installation of ubuntu was completed and then after I restart my computer,I can't get to choose 'Ubuntu' from the boot menu,because tab and the up/down buttons on my keyboard isn't responding so, the time runs out and "xp pro" is loaded instead.How can I fix this and get to choose ubuntu in the boot menu? (HowTos)