How To: Fix Samsung Galaxy Nexus MTP File Transfer for Ubuntu GNU/Linux 11.10view story

http://www.humans-enabled.com – So I've been so lucky as to have gotten my hands on a spankin' new Samsung Galaxy Nexus phone with Android Linux "Ice Cream Sandwich" version from Verizon!I have to tell you, I am thoroughly enjoying this phone! I'm loving it! (HowTos)

su command not responding?view story

http://serverfault.com – It is bit hard to describe. (HowTos)

USB-RS232 serial connection stalls [migrated]view story

http://serverfault.com – As a fan of gadgets sometimes I get carried away and this time I bought a Neato XV-11 vacuum bot (which by the way works pretty good). Now there seems to be a firmware upgrade for the device that I have to do under Windows. However I have a 2008 Macbook Pro, so I decided to use BootCamp. To do the upgrade you need a mini usb cable and plug it into your robot. (HowTos)

Run command at boot as root on Xubuntuview story

http://askubuntu.com – I need to run a bash script at boot-time as superuser in Xubuntu. I don't know where to start. I have to do something described in a Arch Linux guide. That guide says exactly: Add following at the end of the file : /etc/rc.sysinit # Do my action /etc/rc.d/do_my_action /bin/dmesg >| /var/log/dmesg.log But I do not have /etc/rc.sysinit and /etc/rc.d/ in Xubuntu. (HowTos)

Database access Problems with Django and MySQLview story

http://serverfault.com – I'm trying to setup Django w/ MySQL. I've got Apache and mod_wsgi up and running, and am now trying to introduce django to mysql. I've created a database named 'django' and a 'django' user. I've granted all to django on django: grant ALL on django.* to 'django'@'localhost'; Django's settings.py has been configured with MySQL's settings: DATABASES = { 'default': { 'ENGINE': 'djan (HowTos)

Resetting root password for MySQL problems (Mac OS X Lion)view story

http://serverfault.com – I've been trying to reset the root password, and have been following these instructions: http://www.coolestguyplanet.net/how-to-change-the-mysql-root-password/ However, when I use the command: /usr/local/mysql/bin/mysqld_safe --skip-grant-tables I receive the following output: 111217 10:00:42 mysqld_safe Logging to '/usr/local/mysql/data/******-********-MacBook-Pro.local.err'. 111217 10:00:42 (HowTos)

[ubuntu] Thinkpad T60: Ubuntu 11.10 crash when open images larger then 5 MBview story

http://ubuntuforums.org – Hi, I have installed currently on my Thinkpad T60 the new Ubuntu 11.10 32-bit release. Now, when I try to open a image larger then 5 MB the gnome deskop crash and returns to the logon screen. Here are my specs: andreas@laptop:~$ cat /etc/lsb-release DISTRIB_ID=Ubuntu DISTRIB_RELEASE=11.10 DISTRIB_CODENAME=oneiric DISTRIB_DESCRIPTION="Ubuntu 11.10" Output Xorg.12.log Code: [[&nbs (Hardware)

How do I evaluate a class not on every puppet run?view story

http://serverfault.com – I would like to have a method that only evaluates a particular class once a day at a specific time. Right now I am running my puppet agent from the cron, but I would like to change it to either run as a daemon, or run more frequently. The barrier with increasing the frequency is that there is one class that takes about 4 minutes to process, and doesn't need to happen very often. (HowTos)

Postfix has high load with smtp connectionsview story

http://serverfault.com – I have a client who has been allocated 20 ip's specifically for mailing newsletters, alerts, etc. Typically, the amount of mail sent per day to users is around 1 million although it can peak at around 2 million, and not spread out evenly. I assured the client 20 ip's on 1 system would suffice since I knew postfix could run multiple instances. (HowTos)

How can I use the windows command alt+225 on ubuntu?view story

http://askubuntu.com – On Windows, the key combination alt+255 creates a blank space. How can I achieve this on Ubuntu? (HowTos)