Sudo Password for Root, not Going?view story

http://www.linuxquestions.org – Hi, I need to run a command in a terminal, but cannot get root. I can in "Add Software" to install, I know and tried all the passwords I know from the install, but no show. What can I do? I tried sudo password, then typed in the space, no letters appear, but no success. (HowTos)

BashScript For Loop for files...HELPview story

http://www.linuxquestions.org – Hello all, I was wondering if there is a way to do the following: Having a list of files: 122_1.xyz 122_2.xyz 132_1.xyz 132_2.xyz 158_1.xyz 158_2.xyz . . . I wan to create a for loop where I use each file prefix (suppose 122, 132,158,...) and run a command for them: for <all files in directory> <execute cmd X to 122_1 and 122_2> end It look very symple in C or a program where (HowTos)

book 6.7 gcc pass 1 probsview story

http://www.linuxquestions.org – Can someone please explain this command better because when i create that directory as it says to do. (HowTos)

[ubuntu] My network stopped working - NetworkManager disappearedview story

http://ubuntuforums.org – Hello, I have a notebook Dell Vostro 1000 dual boot with Ubuntu 10.04 and it was running ok on my machine until a forced shutdown, after that, the NetworkManager icon does not appear and the computer doesn't connect anymore. (HowTos)

Updating Phoenix BIOS on multiple Suse 9 Clientview story

http://www.linuxquestions.org – I have 100+ Linux machines that I need to update the BIOS on to resolve a hardware issue. The only way I have now is to send the BIOS update on a USB stix and have a person at that location run a command to update the BIOS.:( Does anyone know of a way I can do this from the Linux command line? BIOS: Phoenix O/S: SuSE 9SLED (HowTos)

[ubuntu] Force ufw firewall to log only to a specific log file?view story

http://ubuntuforums.org – How can I make ufw log only to a specific log file, such as "/var/log/ufw.log"? The ufw man page says "Logged packets use the LOG_KERN syslog facility." This seems to redundantly fill up "/var/log/ufw.log", /var/log/kern.log and /var/log/messages with identical ufw log entries. I have ufw logging set to low. (HowTos)

unable to connect remotelyview story

http://www.linuxquestions.org – I use Xmanager to connect to a linux machine (ubuntu 10.10). However there is no display. (HowTos)

Bash Scripts - make crunching easierview story

http://crunchbanglinux.org – Show us your useful bash scripts.  #! (HowTos)

help with installing Firebird 2.5 on Lucid Lynxview story

http://www.linuxquestions.org – Hello Am rather new to linux, and know about the apt-get install <package> command only to install in linux. However, when using this command to try install firebird 2.5 on my Lucid, it is not finding the package, and eventually I downloaded the tar file from firebird site, but after extracting I do not know how to proceed. Anyone can help me with this? (HowTos)

LXer: Using Strace to Trace Problemsview story

http://www.linuxquestions.org – Published at LXer: Having trouble figuring out why Apache isn't starting, or another program is crashing and burning, and the logfiles are giving no clue? Time to reach for strace. What's strace? The strace utility is used to run a command and display its system calls, so you can see exactly what the program is doing until it exits. (HowTos)