Microsoft Whistleblowing Alleges That Microsoft/Jon DeVaan Engages in Political Corruption/Election Fraudview story

http://techrights.org – Summary: A senior vice president in charge of Microsoft’s cash cow (Windows Core Operating System Division) is said/claimed to be breaking the law and the FBI is approached for a federal investigation THE LAST post ended on the note that Microsoft is exploiting its newly-acquired influence in the government in order to cause legal trouble to companies which are good Linux stewards. Speaki (General)

GNOME sysadmins: Hello World!view story

http://blogs.gnome.org – I don’t even know where to start! There have been a lot of changes and improvements going on within the GNOME Sysadmin Team lately, and I thought I should share a few of the things we’ve been working on, as well as some of the changes we have planned. First of all, as Olav mentioned in our inaugural post, I’ve been hired as the GNOME part-time Sysadmin. (Software)

Apache: http and https (ssl) no accessview story

http://www.linuxquestions.org – Hi Foks, I'm stuck with getting my webserver to work with https. (HowTos)

[ubuntu] Is Ubuntu 10.04 continue support wireless?view story

http://ubuntuforums.org – I have 2 computers both with Windows 7 and Ubuntu 10.04 in dual boot. I have 2 wireless adapters. I can not connect my computers wireless and I think this is because of linux as I described below. But the question is: Is Ubuntu 10.04 continue support wireless? (HowTos)

Email client advice pleaseview story

http://www.linuxquestions.org – I have been using Thunderbird for a long time now, but recently I have stared to become less pleased with it. So, I'm looking for a change and thought I'd come here for some opinions. I have a couple of requirements. I use IMAP for my server connections (multiple accounts), but probably all clients these days handle that. (HowTos)

USPTO Receives Overwhelming Opposition to Software Patentsview story

http://techrights.org – Summary: The Free Software Foundation (FSF) successfully encourages many people to voice their opinion on software patents and the USPTO comes under pressure from other directions while unregistered lobbyists heckle those who drive progress THE FSF’S Brett Smith, along with other people who support the FSF’s cause, has been calling for requests to be sent to the USPTO (first mention (General)

[ubuntu] iodone not working unless iptables firewall turned offview story

http://ubuntuforums.org – I have managed to get iodine working between my ubuntu intrepid box and my windows client with a caveat. The firewall rules allows DNS queries inbound. The client tunnel endpoint gets assigned an IP address and the tunnel is established properly. However when I try to ping from the client machine, the reply packets are not coming back. I used TCPDUMP on the Ubunto box and watch the dns0 tunnel (HowTos)

sendEmail usage - Can't use improperly formatted email address: (forview story

http://www.linuxquestions.org – I have a script to report phishing sites that calls sendEmail. I keep getting the above error and can't seem to figure out just what the problem is. What I see in the output log for sendEmail is at these pastebin links http://pastebin.com/YysSZVDh, http://pastebin.com/tdP1JFde. One as a success and one as a failure. (HowTos)

[ubuntu] can't connect to or even PING certain sitesview story

http://ubuntuforums.org – Hi all. I've run into a problem I just can't figure out how to fix and was hoping someone else might be able to help. Running karmic, it seems my computer just CANNOT connect to certain websites sometimes, even though those sites are not down. I mean I cannot even ping the site. When I try to ping, the DNS routes just fine and I get the IP address with no problem, it just never gets any response. (HowTos)

.nopage 2.6.16 --> 2.6.35view story

http://www.linuxquestions.org – how to convert this code? I have read around that. ".nopage" and obsolete. I used to use ".fault" but how? (HowTos)