Hi there!view story

http://crunchbanglinux.org – New at the forum and new to #!  (I've used linux since dapper drake but haven't been using it regularly for quite some time now). I was planning to install archlinux but hated all the work setting it up on my laptop (had previously used archlinux on an old desktop-pc) and decided to try archbang. (HowTos)

Can't get IR receiver to work properlyview story

https://bbs.archlinux.org – First to state out, I have read the wiki like 10 times and googled for a couple of hours without getting this to work.If I start "sudo mode2" I get alot of output when enter the buttons. (HowTos)

Better KDE integration in pure openboxview story

https://bbs.archlinux.org – I have a quick question about one specific problem I've had since reinstalling arch on my new hard drive.Qt apps (vlc, sonic-visualiser, pencil, etc) don't follow the icon theme I have set in both kde system-settings and lxappearance.This is especially noticeable in the open/save dialogs, and on that point as well:  kgtk-wrapper does not work in my openbox setup, but it does work if (HowTos)

System Freezing (possibly ssd or wireless card)view story

https://bbs.archlinux.org – Hi all,I have used arch for several months with no problem.Just a few days ago, I decided to install arch on my ssd (Mushkin Callisto DX 60GB- its a sandforce 1200 ssd).  Everything went smoothly and I have approximately the exact same configuration I had before the reinstall.Now however, I experience crashes every few hours where the system completely locks up and I'm forced to manually (HowTos)

Multicast not workingview story

https://bbs.archlinux.org – >What machine are you running tcpdump from? The run running dvblast?Right.>When you are watching locally, you are watching the multicast stream, correct?No, I'm watching the DVB adaptor output: mplayer dvb://program1I mentioned it just to illustrate the adaptor is OK.>Is the destination host a wired deviceNo, wireless. (HowTos)

Huge tarball-what gives?view story

https://bbs.archlinux.org – A few things.First, you will not be able to write to /opt as a normal user ewaller@odin:~/devel/build/linux-3.2.1 1051 %ls -ld /opt/ drwxr-xr-x 6 root root 4096 Feb 27 12:24 /opt/ ewaller@odin:~/devel/build/linux-3.2.1 1052 %On my system, you can see that no one but root may write there.  /dev/SDA7 on /home type ext 4 (rw, commit=0)That means you have a partition on your primary drive that is (HowTos)

Can't switch tty after logged in kde for a whileview story

https://bbs.archlinux.org – I get only a black screen with Ctrl+Alt+F1(or 2~6). (HowTos)

Problems with mate keying SLiM and Atril (mate document viewer)view story

https://bbs.archlinux.org – I'm running an x64 system with SLiM and mate and I've had great sucess adapting Gnome 2 guides for mate but when I try to run Atril (the mate version of Evince)  I get a mate keyring error:    atril: error while loading shared libraries: libmate-keyring.so.0: cannot open shared object file: No such file or directoryI ran a find and while there is no libmate-keyring.so.0 an (HowTos)

wifi.pl - Scan for and connect to wireless networks with netcfgview story

https://bbs.archlinux.org – Connecting to wireless networks is a bit of a hassle at the moment with netcfg.First, you have to run iwlist scan, then analyze its output, copy one of the /etc/network.d/examples/wireless-* files into /etc/network.d and then modify it to fit your connection.This becomes cumbersome when you've done it a couple of times, so I've written a fairly simple Perl script that does all the heavy (HowTos)

screen dimensions & xorg configview story

https://bbs.archlinux.org – I've been trying (finally) to improve the appearance of fonts in my system. In the process of following the wiki font configuration guide, I checked out the dpi/screen dimensions identified by xorg. According to my calculations, xorg is getting the physical dimensions of my laptop's display wrong. (HowTos)