global bash shell functionsview story

http://www.linuxquestions.org – Hi, I wonder if there is anyway to make a user-defined bash shell function global, meaning the function can be use in any bash shell scripts, interactively or not. This is what I attempted: Code: $ tail -n 3 /etc/bashrc echotm () {   echo "[`date`] $@" } $ echotm hello world [Mon Sep 13 17:15:28 HKT 2010] hello world $ cat a.sh #!/bin/sh echotm hello world $ sh a.sh a.sh: li (HowTos)

sudo problemsview story

http://forums.opensuse.org – Hello everybody. I have been using openSUSE in my desktop pc since few months so I am not really an expert in it. I have run through a problem and I would appreciate any help: Accidentaly I changed the permissions of different files in the root (/) directory. As a direct result the sudo privileges, accessible until that moment by my user, disappeared. In fact if I tried using "sudo zypper (Distributions)

Feedback from init.d scripts and/or fuppes 0.675view story

http://crunchbanglinux.org – Howdy all,    I'm new to Crunchbang and am still learning the ropes, so be gentle :).I have been trying to set up the fuppes (0.675) media server on my Crunchbang installation for the past week and have hit a wall. A week's worth of googling and searching through the Ubuntu message boards have yet to produce an effective solution. (HowTos)

Add a newline after given patternsview story

http://vim.wikia.com – can't stop fiddling ← Older revision Revision as of 07:51, September 10, 2010 Line 26: Line 26: <pre> <pre> " Insert a newline after each specified string (or before if use '!'). " Insert a newline after each specified string (or before if use '!'). - command! (HowTos)

wine and .NETFrameworkview story

http://forums.opensuse.org – Hi Everybody! I have had some problems with installing dotnet11, 20, 30 on OpenSuse 11.3 x86_64. A every time got the same error msg: pinter@linux-izby:~> sh winetricks dotnet20 Instaling .net 2.0 runtime. Can take several minutes. (Distributions)

MediaCore Installation problem: python-dev error?view story

http://forums.opensuse.org – Hello, I'm new to this community and hope that I can find help to solve my big problem due to the Installation of the linux software MediaCore v.0.8.2. ( Open Source Video CMS and Podcasting Platform | MediaCore ). For your information: Root Server with openSUSE 11.1 - Plesk 9.3. Using putty for interaction with the system. (Distributions)

A Command Line Primer for Beginnersview story

http://crunchbanglinux.org – http://lifehacker.com/5633909/who-needs … t-anythingI figure it would a helpful article for anyone new to CLI :) (HowTos)

X errorview story

http://www.linuxquestions.org – I have error in X when i run it in other pc thru ssh Error Message: X Window System Version 7.1.1 Release Date: 12 May 2006 X Protocol Version 11, Revision 0, Release 7.1.1 Build Operating System: Linux 2.6.20-1.3002.fc6xen x86_64 Oracle Corp. Current Operating System: Linux tailindemo.ebs.com 2.6.18-194.el5xen #1 SMP Mon Mar 29 22:22:00 EDT 2010 x86_64 Build Date: 31 March 2010 Build ID: xorg-x (HowTos)

glitchy display in firefoxview story

http://forums.opensuse.org – Hi everyone, I recently upgraded from a working 11.2 to 11.3, using x86_64 for both, and it worked fine for the most part except my firefox is unbearably glitchy. What happens is that part of the display in the web viewer (though it has happened in the search bar as well) will go black, and it will stay black until there is a redraw event, i.e. (Distributions)

Create a monitoring system in Ubuntu with webcamview story

http://ubuntuguide.net – At the present time,most laptops and netbooks have built-in webcam,with that you can use a software in Ubuntu called Motion to create a monitoring system to monitor kids while you are at work,or have a home-made surveillance. To install Motion in Ubuntu is very easy,just open up a teminal window from Applications->Accessories menu,and run this command: sudo aptitude install motion Then open the co (HowTos)