http://www.phoronix.com/scan.php?pag...item&px=NzY3MQ im not gonna paste all the stuff here, just click on the link provided. but for F13 will they make Gnome2.30 or 2.28.x the default or keep 2.28.x the default?
Just a short Tutorial today. It’s surprising how many people do not know this. To change the hostname under Linux, open a terminal window. Type the following code.
sudo nano /etc/hosts
and change the text to your new hostname. Changes will take effect on Restart.
I just stumbled upon a post on the Arch boards linking to this article. I know some of you don't like Phoronix, but it could be of importance for those of you who are considering an upgrade or a new laptop. (seems like el_k has just made the right decision here ;))http://www.phoronix.com/scan.php?page=a &num=1
The CPU beep is a really irritating thing in Linux distros and sometimes the graphical sound manager does not work when shutting it up.
Fortunately there is a simple way to do it in terminal. In Ubuntu (and distros based upon it) type:
gksudo gedit /etc/modprobe.d/blacklist
In Debian type: