gentoo install with minimal CD giving " no such file or directory " while mke2fsview story

http://www.linuxquestions.org – Hi ,I want to "really" learn linux so I decided to go for gentoo .not ubuntu . So plz go easy with me :P I used unetbootin In windows 7 to make a 4 GB live USB with gentoo minimal . So I have a 120 GB disk 0 : c:30 gb d: 20gb e:20 gb f:20gb (HowTos)

Emptying the wastebasketview story

http://crunchbanglinux.org – Hi all,I've deleted lots of unneeded files off my External HDD, which then appeared in the wastebasket. All but one of these directories disappeared when I emptied the wastebasket, but one folder will not delete out. (HowTos)

xfce 4.6 image format problemsview story

http://www.linuxquestions.org – I have a lfs system on which I've tried installing xfce, its 75% successful... all runs but thunar, and some icons. I know the problem is somewhere around glib libpng area but don't know where.. originally had a problem with /etc/gtk-2/xxx.loaders missing, fixed that but still have the second half, load thunar from console, (HowTos)

in valueview story

http://www.linuxquestions.org – #!/bin/bash function e { echo -n "What eth between 1 to 10: " read n r $n } e function r { ifconfig eth$n } r i want to user to type a number than it will display eth1 or eth2, but got error and error say: ./d.sh: line 5: r: command not found (HowTos)

BCMxx helpview story

http://www.linuxquestions.org – Hi all, I just got myself a Dell Inspiron 1440. And decided to install my favorite distro Debian. I got the installation to go with no issue and all seems to be working fine. However the wireless isn't working. NetworkManager doesnt even detect a wireless card. (HowTos)

Nagios: monitoring xenapp servicesview story

http://www.linuxquestions.org – Hi, We are using Nagios to monitor our environment. One of the things we want to monitor is the status of the services in use by xenapp. In the commands.cfg i made the following command definition: Code: # 'check_local_service' command definition define command{       command_name check_local_service (HowTos)

Help - no gui !!!view story

http://www.linuxquestions.org – I was running Ubuntu 10.04 without any problems for over a month until a few minutes ago my laptop went to sleep and just blocked on resume with a screen with black pixels. I was forced to turn it off. When I turned it on, the same black screen appears. So I tried with the other kernels and with the recovery modes with no success. (HowTos)

Curl Certificate Issueview story

http://www.linuxquestions.org – I am using the curl version 7.21.0. When I try the curl command from command like, things works fine for the http sites. But when I try https I get certificate error. I have source compiled curl with latest OpenSSL. I have also tried downloading the latest certificate bundle. With the same version of curl, same version of openssl with same certificate file I can get it work on the linux. (HowTos)

Net-SNMP - Run a command as root with "extend" featureview story

http://www.linuxquestions.org – Using the extend feature in snmpd.conf I can see the command is being ran as root but does not have root privs. Take this example of an snmpd.conf: Code: rocommunity whatev extend .1.4 test0 /usr/bin/whoami (HowTos)

Change user password in ubuntuview story

http://www.linuxquestions.org – hi all, I have a netbook with ubuntu installed. I lost the user password, so tried to change it in single user mode. The problem is when I try to change the password with command (passwd user), it says the following error: Quote: passwd: Authentication service cannot retrieve authentication info (HowTos)