Unable to change permissions for group on USB drivesview story

http://askubuntu.com – I have newly installed Ubuntu 14.04 for a media server. My problem is that I have all the media on external USB drives. The drives are write/readable by the user & Files explorer but Plex Media Server and other applications cannot even read the drives. (HowTos)

After adding .desktop file, the menu option does not start the applicationview story

http://askubuntu.com – I'm using Lubuntu, and have added the text file myapp.desktop to /usr/share/applications. I want the file to start an application, but instead it only launches the LXTerminal. Here is the myapp.desktop file. [Desktop Entry] Version=1.0 Name=Sage Comment=Sage Math Categories=Development Exec=/home/tim/Downloads/sage-6.2-x86_64-Linux/sage Terminal=true Type=Application Name[en_US]=Sage Math Gener (HowTos)

Installing Specific Version of KDEview story

http://askubuntu.com – I'm trying to make a KDE system in a VM using a Ubuntu 14.04 Minimal CD. However, I can't seem to install the specific version of KDE (4.12). I've already checked: How to install specific Ubuntu packages, with exact version?, but I'm unsure which version is the one I want. (HowTos)

How to use GTK 3.12 in XUbuntu?view story

http://askubuntu.com – Hello I am using Xubuntu 14.04. It is using GTK for applications. I want to convert all the applications to use GTK-3.12, so that menu bar could be adjusted within the title bar. Please guide me. (HowTos)

Black Lab Linux 5.0.1 Moves Towards the Mac OS X Look and Away from Windowsview story

http://news.softpedia.com – Black Lab Linux 5.0.1, a distribution that aims to rival Mac OS X and Microsoft Windows, has been released and is now available for download. Black Lab Linux is a distribution designed for general desktop and power users that comes with a lot of applications and features. Some changes have been made since the previous release and the developers have adopted a slightly more Mac OS X-like look. (IT news)

Non-Root (VPN) firewall that filters based on SSID/Networknameview story

http://android.stackexchange.com – I am looking for a firewall app based on VPN's (So I don't need to ROOT my device), with a specific twist: I want to block all applications except 1 (one) on a specific SSID-name. The reason is that I have a network on my office that is local only. (HowTos)

[System] System gone crazy after upgrade to 14.04.view story

https://www.kubuntuforums.net – My processor is an 8core 4mhz AMD My memory is 1800 16gb System is dual-boot, however each OS is installed on it's own dedicated SSD My information storage drives are 6gbs SATA HDD's Since the upgrade to Kubuntu 14.04, my computer runs like an old 25mhz processor with 8mb ram. (HowTos)

LXer: Technology driven governance just got a little bit smarterview story

http://www.linuxquestions.org – Published at LXer: The National e-Governance Plan (NeGP) of the government of India strives to make all government services available to the citizens through the use of Information Communications Technology applications. For one, the Localization Portal has been developed for dissemination of information and providing basic localization tools and services. (HowTos)

Is there a way to not rebuild cordova applications when adding a new plugin?view story

http://stackoverflow.com – The title is self-explanatory but I will try to explain better. I have a Cordova app for Android and iOS and I want to add a new plugin without the need to use the command cordova build [insert your platform here] because that command builds all the application and removes the current code and sets the project like the beginning. How I can add plugins without having to backup all the existing pr (HowTos)

Building OpenFOAM 2.2.2 for Xeon Phiview story

http://unix.stackexchange.com – I'm trying to build OpenFOAM for Xeon Phi on CentOS 6.5 (Linux 2.6.32-431.11.2.el6.x86_64) Using these steps Install Intel Parallel Studio tar xvfz parallel_studio_xe_2013_sp1_update2.tgz cd parallel_studio_xe_2013_sp1_update2 ./install.sh Compile flex and zlib echo ' /opt/intel/bin/iccvars.sh intel64 export PATH=/opt/intel/bin:$PATH ' >> ~/.bashrc bash # zlib wget -c 'http://zlib.net/ (HowTos)