Links 22/9/2010: Dell Announces Another Linux-powered Tablet, Facebook Adds to MySQLview story

http://techrights.org – Contents GNU/Linux Distributions Devices/Embedded Free Software/Open Source Leftovers Clip of the Day GNU/Linux Desktop Are Your Desktop Effects Slowing You Down? Whenever I perform a 3D benchmark in Linux one of the first questions I get asked about the results is: Where your desktop effects turned off? For those who are not aware, desktop effects are the “flash” that is en (General)

Subversion load errorview story

http://www.linuxquestions.org – I am using subversion 1.6.6.I want to move all my repo data to one server to another server. i used the dump command to create one dump file. dump file size is 27 GB. (HowTos)

What are pseudo-tty devices?view story

http://www.linuxquestions.org – What are pseudo-tty devices? (HowTos)

GNOME sysadmins: Mail.gnome.org statisticsview story

http://blogs.gnome.org – In case you haven’t heard, the GNOME Foundation Hired a System Administrator, Christer Edwards. Christer was already a volunteer GNOME sysadmin, so he already knows a lot about the GNOME infrastructure. He fixed various things already, but I’ll leave it up to him to blog about that. The one thing I really like is that he cleaned up the Logwatch output for the various hosts that GNOME has. (Software)

Easily Building Software for Multiple Distributions and Platformsview story

http://news.opensuse.org – In a little over a month, the openSUSE conference 2010 will start under the title “collaboration accross borders”. This article highlights one of the main topics at this conference — a truly border-crossing technology called the Build Service. (Distributions)

how to switch man formatting to left-aligned?view story

http://www.linuxquestions.org – I installed openSuSE 11.3. By default, man pages blocks are justified (block-aligned). (HowTos)

Grsync failureview story

http://www.linuxquestions.org – Hi, I'm trying to sync a folder between my Windows install and my PCLinux install. Same machine, Windows 7 on the C drive and Linux on an external USB hard drive. Using the Grsync GUI, I searched for the source and destination folders, and then executed the command. (HowTos)

Directory not found; -xzvf not found; Makefile not foundview story

http://www.linuxquestions.org – I'm trying to load drivers from .tar.bz2 file. I got the .tar opened and extracted to directory ABC. When I try to CD to that directory, I get a message the directory does not exist even tho' I'm looking right at it and the ls command shows it. Did I miss something. (HowTos)

[ubuntu] Can't set WOLview story

http://ubuntuforums.org – I'm trying to setup WOL for my server, but I'm getting an error. (HowTos)

All mute after upgrading ALSAview story

http://www.linuxquestions.org – I didn't (maybe still don't) have ALSA loopback so I could record streaming, so I upgraded ALSA following these instructions: http://alsa.opensrc.org/index.php/Ja...loop_if_needed The only part I didn't follow verbatim was the final step: Quote: Allrighty, time to load it. But before that, shut down all audio apps (including firefox). (HowTos)