Links 16/11/2010: Debian 6.0 is Coming, OpenRespect.org Criticisedview story

http://techrights.org – Contents GNU/Linux Distributions Devices/Embedded Free Software/Open Source Leftovers Clip of the Day GNU/Linux Desktop Windows Legacy Apps vs. Linux Desktop Adopters? In a previous article on Linux-Window desktop competition, I shared my thoughts on why desktop Linux shouldn’t focus on competing with Windows. (General)

mail relay checkingview story

http://www.linuxquestions.org – Hi , I need a command like testing to verify my mail setup . I have a linux box lclient1, in which the send-mail client is configure to use the smtp.mymail.com to relay . (HowTos)

installing g++ in RHEL 5.4view story

http://www.linuxquestions.org – I needed to install in g++. So I tried with yum and failed. Code: [root@mesozoic ~]# yum install gcc g++ gcc-c++ Loaded plugins: rhnplugin, security Setting up Install Process Package gcc-4.1.2-46.el5_4.2.x86_64 already installed and latest version No package g++ available. No package gcc-c++ available. Nothing to do I am pretty sure I had the subscriptions. (HowTos)

Make file error 127 ./config.status: No such file or directoryview story

http://www.linuxquestions.org – Hi again. Firstly I want to say sorry for my low english. I pass last error. Now i have that one... Where is the issue? (HowTos)

[kubuntu] WUSB11 v2.6 wireless helpview story

http://ubuntuforums.org – Hello, I am trying to get my Linksys wireless adapter (WUSB11 V2.6) to work under kubuntu /ubuntu. I have searched the forums and found lots of help to get me where I am. But I am still not able to connect. I believe that I am overlooking or not understanding something. This is a walk-through of steps I have taken. I can post log files or command outputs as needed. (HowTos)

using shell to create a default web page for new usersview story

http://www.linuxquestions.org – I came across this script a while back that i found. What i want to do is edit the script to create a default web page in /var/www/html when a new user is added through the script. What the script does now is adds a user and sets a password for the user. What possible way (either through a combination of python or c or some other language) could i add to the shell script to do this? (HowTos)

Best Linux for an old computer?view story

http://www.linuxquestions.org – Hi everyone, I currently own a 14-year old computer and wish to give it a new life with Linux. I've looked at Puppy and SliTaz, but I don't have enough memory for those. My computer has an Intel processor and only 64 mb or RAM. I don't want a Linux that works awesomely because it's only a command-line OS. (HowTos)

[SOLVED] How to turn off another computer on the networkview story

http://ubuntuforums.org – Hello people, i have something in mind that i want to share with you and hopefully get some new opinions... I have a laptop and a server at home, and with my laptop i can start up the server remotely. the process is: 1. activate WOL (wake-on-lan) settings in the BIOS. 2. (HowTos)

5.5 GCC-4.5.1 - Pass 1 - c99 mode compilation error - openSUSE (host)view story

http://www.linuxquestions.org – Can anyone please suggest any fix for the following compilation error. I am at the 5.5 GCC-4.5.1 Pass 1 section of LFS book. Host is openSUSE 11.3 Error: Code: gcc -DHAVE_CONFIG_H -I. (HowTos)

high load during Firefox downloadsview story

http://www.linuxquestions.org – During downloads, the top command shows the Firefox process at 100% CPU. Yesterday I tried to download an .iso image. After a few hours the Firefox window would not refresh nor would it respond to input. I tried the wget command. It used negligible CPU time and completed in 28 minutes. This problem is easy to reproduce because it happens every time I download a file in Firefox. (HowTos)