Theme Selection Crashes Computerview story

http://crunchbanglinux.org – This happened a few days ago, figured I might as well post about it to let people know.  I installed Statler, and under the Window Manager section of the XFCE settings, selecting the very last theme (called simply "XFCE") caused my computer to crash.  The screen went blank, and I was brought back to the login screen.  After trying to log back in, I got a flicker of text (t (HowTos)

How To Set Up Kojoney SSH Honeypot On CentOS 5.5view story

http://howtoforge.com – How To Set Up Kojoney SSH Honeypot On CentOS 5.5 Kojoney is a low level interaction honeypot that emulates an SSH server. The daemon is written in Python using the Twisted Conch libraries. In computer terminology, a honeypot is a trap set to detect, deflect, or in some manner counteract attempts at unauthorized use of information systems. (HowTos)

Computer freezesview story

http://www.linuxquestions.org – About ten minutes after turning on the computer from cold, the mouse pointer and keyboard freeze. (HowTos)

[ubuntu] Is Ubuntu 10.04 continue support wireless?view story

http://ubuntuforums.org – I have 2 computers both with Windows 7 and Ubuntu 10.04 in dual boot. I have 2 wireless adapters. I can not connect my computers wireless and I think this is because of linux as I described below. But the question is: Is Ubuntu 10.04 continue support wireless? (HowTos)

Ping Windows machine from Linuxview story

http://www.linuxquestions.org – I am interested in testing if two computers can communicate with each other. Infrastructure: Computer A - Windows Machine Computer B - Linux Machine I am able to successfully ping B from A, but cannot do the same visa versa. Both A and B are on the same network with the same Netmask of Please provide me with suggestions. (HowTos)

Hello crunchbangers!view story

http://crunchbanglinux.org – I got into running linux in 2006 and never looked back. I was pretty computer illiterate at the time, but found a new interest in computer stuff that was totally unexpected.  I eventually settled on running Debian Testing, shortly after Lenny became stable, abandoning sidux after it all went sour over there over H2 and smxi.   I have to admit that I did not look at #! (HowTos)

[ubuntu] can't connect to or even PING certain sitesview story

http://ubuntuforums.org – Hi all. I've run into a problem I just can't figure out how to fix and was hoping someone else might be able to help. Running karmic, it seems my computer just CANNOT connect to certain websites sometimes, even though those sites are not down. I mean I cannot even ping the site. When I try to ping, the DNS routes just fine and I get the IP address with no problem, it just never gets any response. (HowTos)

Microsoft DRM Makes More Windows Botnets, Adds No Securityview story

http://techrights.org – Summary: New exploit takes advantage of Microsoft DRM (remotely-exploitable vulnerabilities), Engadget reviles DRM Exploit-db.com has this new entry titled “Microsoft DRM Technology (msnetobj.dll) ActiveX Multiple Remote Vulnerabilities” “Sort of what the FSF was saying back in the day MS released Vista with its flood of DRM embedded in it,” remarked Chips B. (General)

realloc fails in C : what next ?view story

http://www.unix.com – Hi all I'm trying to use someone else's software, which has a realloc that fails in it. This is probably due to memory limitations, as it only happens when I use this software on huge datasets. First question : how to diagnose if it's a soft or hard limitation? (HowTos)

Windows Insecurity Becomes a Political Issueview story

http://techrights.org – Summary: As wiretapping gets an upper hand in the United States and Iran’s computing facilities (about 30,000 machines with Windows) come under attack, questions are asked about GNU/Linux as a true need “Chinese Internet espionage against human rights activists and journalists” reveals this new article on which Glyn Moody commented by saying: “Windows-based, it seems&#82 (General)