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Modifying GRUB2 for LABEL= syntaxview story

http://www.linuxquestions.org – Greetings all, After a recent hard drive replacement, I find that I can no longer boot my Ubuntu partition. It seems that Ubuntu set up GRUB to boot using the disk id, which is no longer valid. I've been using the old GRUB for a number of years, and have always used the LABEL= syntax to assure that the correct partition is booted. (HowTos)

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installing dpm(disk pool manager),view story

http://www.linuxquestions.org – to install dpm,i need to install "glite-SE_dpm_mysql".when i am installing "glite-SE_dpm_mysql",it showing the error like this "Missing Dependency: libcrypto.so.4 is needed by package glite-security-voms-api-cpp-1.9.10-12.slc4.i386 (glite-SE_dpm_disk) glite-security-voms-api-cpp-1.9.10-12.slc4.i386 from glite-SE_dpm_disk has depsolving problems" please give guidance (HowTos)

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Raid 0 /dev/md0 shows only 9.7 gbs. Why is it not showing 3tb?view story

http://www.linuxquestions.org – this is my fdisk -l Code: Disk /dev/sdc: 750.1 GB, 750156374016 bytes 255 heads, 63 sectors/track, 91201 cylinders Units = cylinders of 16065 * 512 = 8225280 bytes Disk /dev/sdc doesn't contain a valid partition table Disk /dev/sdd: 750.1 GB, 750156374016 bytes 255 heads, 63 sectors/track, 91201 cylinders Units = cylinders of 16065 * 512 = 8225280 bytes Disk /dev/sdd doesn't contain a valid (HowTos)

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High consumption on idle with a thinkpad T400view story

http://www.linuxquestions.org – Hi everyone, My laptop has a very high consumption when running on idle (I mean nothing that write on the disk or video etc..). I read on lenovo forums that people could get 10-12W and I can hardly get lower than 20W. My cpufreq is set to powersave and my cpus are always at the lowest scale. Im looking for a thread, HOWTO or someone that could help me configure my laptop to save some power. (HowTos)

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Creating backup disk image of RAID 1 array (MDADM)view story

http://www.linuxquestions.org – We have some servers that run in very harsh environments (research vessel) that need to have high-availability. We have software RAID 1 for some measure of resiliency, along with proper data backups (tapes etc), however we would like to be able to break out a new server and re-image it (including RAID setup) from a known good copy if the hardware completely fails on the production box. (HowTos)

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Links 27/10/2010: Many Developers Choose GNU/Linux Desktops, Russia Moves to GNU/Linux Desktopsview story

http://techrights.org – Contents GNU/Linux Distributions Devices/Embedded Free Software/Open Source Leftovers Clip of the Day GNU/Linux RedMonk Analytics: What Operating Systems are Developers Using? Windows is the easy winner, but Linux is as clearly second to Mac’s third. The primary takeaway for most is that Linux traction is strong amongst Eclipse users. (General)

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Removal of windows without re installation of Linux?view story

http://www.linuxquestions.org – (Background info, semi important) So I am a relatively inexperienced user of Linux. I have some experience and have dabbled in linux mint on several occasions, I get what linux is I suppose. I was running windows XP before, it caught a virus and I rigged up a usb drive to install another copy of XP over that because my disk drive is broken. (HowTos)

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Can you boot a Crunchbang linux ISO image from hard disk using grub 2view story

http://crunchbanglinux.org – Can you do it? Here's how to do it for Sidux: http://mgerards.net/blog/?p=16. Do you have to launch a linux image (install or live) straight or can you get the initial menu as when using a dedicated cd-r? (HowTos)

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Username and password for the LiveCDview story

http://crunchbanglinux.org – What is the username/password combo for the LiveCD? I've booted from HD mounted squashfs [1] so isolinux configs do not apply. (HowTos)

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IBM patents system that uses hard drives to accurately measure earthquakes, predict tsunamisview story

http://www.downloadsquad.com – Filed under: Fun, IBMIt is with dubiously raised eyebrows that we bring you this gem: using accelerometers in hard disks to detect seismic activity, IBM can divine a wealth of natural disaster-related information. These hard disk sensors are so sensitive that they can detect the tiniest of vibrations. (General)