How do I get Ubuntu to open folders with Nautilus by default?view story

http://askubuntu.com – After upgrading to Ubuntu 11.10, I once right-clicked on a folder and told it to open the folder with Movie Player ("Open with other application..."). No harm done there, right? Nope, now Ubuntu opens folders with Movie Player instead of Nautilus. If I plug in a thumb drive, Movie Player opens. If I click on the trash icon... Movie Player! (HowTos)

How to stop Rhythmbox from auto-converting MP3s?view story

http://askubuntu.com – When drag&dropping tracks from Rhythmbox to my SansaClip+ Rhythmbox auto-converts those tracks to MP3, even so they already are MP3s. It doesn't do that with all tracks, just some, and it seems rather random which one it converts and which it doesn't. (HowTos)

How do I use the same drive partition for both windows 7 and ubuntu 11.10 documents folders?view story

http://askubuntu.com – I'm running a dual boot of both Ubuntu 11.10 and Windows 7. I have two hard drives, and three partitions: Windows 7 on a dedicated SSD, Ubuntu on the second hard drive, first partition, and then a "Data" partition on that same drive. I have already moved all my linked "libraries" from Windows to the "Data" partition. Note: The Data partition is a ntfs partition. (HowTos)

How To Migrate Mailboxes Between IMAP Servers With imapcopyview story

http://www.howtoforge.com – How To Migrate Mailboxes Between IMAP Servers With imapcopy This guide explains how you can migrate mailboxes between IMAP servers with imapcopy. imapcopy lets you copy recursively all email messages and folders from one imap account to another. It supports the protocols imap and imaps. (HowTos)

Wineskin 2.4 has been releasedview story

http://www.wine-reviews.net – Wineskin 2.4 update is available. (Software)

How To Make An Ubuntu 11.04 Classic Desktop Resemble A Mac (With Elementary, Docky & Gloobus-Preview)view story

http://howtoforge.com – How To Make An Ubuntu 11.04 Classic Desktop Resemble A Mac (With Elementary, Docky & Gloobus-Preview) This article shows how you can change the appearance of your Ubuntu 11.04 desktop (with the Ubuntu Classic interface, i.e., GNOME instead of Unity) so that it resembles a Mac. (HowTos)

Opera 11.50 Released for Ubuntu 11.04view story

http://www.linoob.com – Opera 11.50 codenamed “Swordfish” has been released and is ready for the downloads. (General)

Mandriva 2011 beta3view story

http://blog.mandriva.com – Hi folks, as was previously announced in cooker mailing list, Mandriva and Rosa teams has decided that additional time would be needed to finish the stabilization of Mandriva 2011 and Rosa 2011 desktop editions. (General)

Opera 11.10 ‘Barracuda’ Releasedview story

http://www.linoob.com – One of the most famous browsers on the internet i.e. Opera got an awesome updae today. Yes! Opera 11.10 codnamed ‘Barracuda’ has been released and is ready to download. This time Opera has come up with a new name ‘Barracuda’, a new engine Presto, a new image format WebP and many UI improvements and loads of bugfixes. (General)

Wally – KDE4 Wallpaper changer using multiple sourcesview story

http://ubuntuguide.net – Wally is a Qt4 wallpaper changer using multiple sources like files, folders, FTP remote folders, Flickr, Yahoo!, Panoramio, Pikeo, Ipernity, Photobucket, Buzznet, Picasa and Smugmug images. It is available in many languages. (HowTos)