Mint 13 Reviews Roundupview story

http://blog.linuxmint.com – Reviews give us a lot of feedback and we pay special attention to them. (Distributions)

Through the Eyes of Java Embeddedview story

http://www.thevarguy.com – To date, the Java platform has attracted more than 9 million software developers and is the foundation for virtually every type of networked application. It also is the global standard for developing and delivering mobile applications, games, Web-based content and enterprise software. Java enables us to efficiently develop and deploy exciting applications and services. (IT news)

[ubuntu] 10.04 All changes discarged after next bootview story

http://ubuntuforums.org – Hy, I am running -Ubuntu 10.04, - Asus EEE 900 - 2Gb Ram - 32Gb SSD - 16 Gb-SD-Card Symptoms: - I cannot make an update - Changes in the Panel will be accepted for this session, discarded after next bootup - I can save a text with gedit, reload it, after the next bootup its gone - I can delete a text from my filesystem, after the next bootup its appears again - (same happens to Bookmarks-Savin (Hardware)

Odd happenings post dist-upgradeview story

http://crunchbanglinux.org – I did my standard daily dist-upgrade on my waldorf install. It was the kernel patch update on the 20th of May.Now Evolution gives me a segmentation fault when I try to launch it. Zsnes also does not launch. Instead it complains that it cannot set the video mode.I can throw up any info requested. Just give me a command and I'll throw the output between some code tags. (HowTos)

BYOD Doesn’t Have to Be a Headacheview story

http://www.thevarguy.com – Everywhere we turn lately, we hear the term “BYOD.” While it is always fun to guess acronyms, this one — meaning “bring your own device” — is making VARs stand up and take notice. VARs whom I have spoken with have told me that managing a BYOD environment for their customers can be a daunting task. (IT news)

Dial-up modem and F15view story

http://forums.fedoraforum.org – I need to use a dial-up modem (land-line style - not blue tooth) in an area where this is the only option. I managed to get a USR (Model 5637) USB modem to connect with the IP using wvdial and minicom, but have no clue as to how to allow Firefox and Evolution use the connection. Googling does not seem to bring up anything useful. Any ideas? (HowTos)

Can't get Evolution to sync with my online calendar!view story

http://forums.fedoraforum.org – I went back and forth with the people at Owncube doing troubleshooting, for the Caldav calendar they provide using Owncloud's software. Apparently, I've got the URL and the settings and password and everything right, but every time I try to connect I get "7- Server returned unexpected response." They say they've gotten it to work with Evolution in Ubuntu. (HowTos)

Screen saver crashes and unlock the box F16 Xfce 64bitview story

http://forums.fedoraforum.org – Hello, I have been trying fedora with different Desktop flavours, and Friday last week I started used Xfce. I left the box locked with the screen saver and when I returned on monday to the office, the box was unlocked and all opened. Anyone could take control. Everyday I had a whole heap of crashes, from my JVMs to evolution, but the desktop lock is worrying. (HowTos)

Lenovo Accelerate: Betting Big on the Channel in 2012view story

http://www.thevarguy.com – So I’m packing my bags for Las Vegas for next week’s Lenovo Accelerate 2012 partner event, May 14-16 at the Mandalay Bay. I’ll admit to a bit of envy at The VAR Guy’s Bahamas gig, but hey, sunshine is sunshine, and Vegas has plenty of it. Those of you who attended last year’s Accelerate remember Denver Broncos great John Elway was the surprise guest at the event. (IT news)

display icalendar file events in conky - v2.5view story

http://crunchbanglinux.org – Here are two scripts I wrote to display icalendar events in conky using calcurse.I wrote these after finding that this script no longer worked correctly.After looking into making reccruing appointments work I found that this was not possible using calcurse.I switched to using the icalendar python module to directly parse icalendar files instead of having calcurse do it for me.The new script does e (HowTos)