100% free GNU/Linux operating systemsview story

http://blog.sudobits.com – 100% Free OS ? Yeah!, I mean GNU/Linux based operating systems (a.k.a distributions or distro) which is made of free softwares and of course it has no proprietary stuffs. (HowTos)

grub is not booting windows xpview story

https://bbs.archlinux.org – Here is the output of fdisk -l;Disk /dev/sda: 160.0 GB, 160041885696 bytes255 heads, 63 sectors/track, 19457 cylinders, total 312581808 sectorsUnits = sectors of 1 * 512 = 512 bytesSector size (logical/physical): 512 bytes / 512 bytesI/O size (minimum/optimal): 512 bytes / 512 bytesDisk identifier: 0x00067e5bDevice Boot      Start         End    &# (HowTos)

Minimum kernel requirement 2.6.32view story

http://www.archlinux.org – Allan McRae wrote: From the glibc-2.15-5 package, the minimum required kernel version will be increased from 2.6.27 to 2.6.32. This reflects the oldest kernel version still receiving updates upstream. (Distributions)

How to fsck /usr with LVM?view story

https://bbs.archlinux.org – Wasn't sure where to post this:I just applied a pile of updates to my Arch+MythTV PVR. Not necessarily related to my problem, but this update included the replacement for mtab. On reboot, I get dumped into single-user because /usr is dirty. Dirty dirty /usr. Of course, I cannot fsck it because I cannot unmount it. (HowTos)

Cannot make rt3562sta module with new 3.2.4 kernelview story

https://bbs.archlinux.org – I have a wireless PCI card that requires me to build the driver from the chipset maker. The latest version of their driver was produced on 17-Dec-2010. It has worked for me with all kernel versions up through 3.2.2. (HowTos)

[SOLVED] Unable to locate libpng14.so.14view story

https://bbs.archlinux.org – Since this thread went nuts already, I feel like giving an impression of the non-news reading side of the force.I ran into that trap without reading the news. I found similar libpng files via locate, but at a more recent version. A quick "pacman -Qo $PATH_TO_SIMILAR_FILE" revealed that libpng was the package in question. "pacman -Qi" showed me the packages depending on this. (HowTos)

Starting and ending rtorrent (and others) in screenview story

https://bbs.archlinux.org – Good day to all Archers,First off, what I'd like to accomplish (in case what I'm currently trying is not the best way):I have an HP Proliant server connected to my home network. This server runs programs such as ps3mediaserver, rssdler and rtorrent (all in screen sessions to easily manage with ssh). (HowTos)

Openbox can't restore window size of maximized kde applicationview story

https://bbs.archlinux.org – Thinking again about that issue, I finally don't think it's a bug:Openbox in its present state cannot set a default size of an appli window.The window position can be forced by openbox at the opening, but not the size.For KDE applis the size of the window is memorized in a .rc file at the closing of the window, and reused next times it is launched.But it is not a default size, it is the (HowTos)

After adding fsck hook in mkinitcpio.conf filesystem check still failview story

https://bbs.archlinux.org – madper wrote:falconindy wrote:It will also do the exact same thing as calling 'mkinitcpio -p linux' directly...Reinstall the 'file' package first, I suppose.Thank you very much, sir.I reinstall the file package but the "find" package also say "Permission denied". I try to use ~chmod a+x /usr/bin/find~ and then it say: "cannot execute binary file". (HowTos)

Scrotwmview story

https://bbs.archlinux.org – I am either reading the man page incorrectly or have misconfigured my scrotwm.conf, but I can't get applications to load in their designated workspaces. (HowTos)