How to Set Default Programs in Ubuntu 12.04 Preciseview story

http://ubuntuguide.net – This tutorial will explain how to change the default applications in Ubuntu 12.04 Precise for a given type of file. For general, head to System Settings -> Details -> Default Applications, there you can change default app to launch web, mail, music, video, photo, etc. For a given file type such as .pdf, .ogg, csv files, you can edit the configuration file /etc/gnome/defaults.list with root privil (HowTos)

[SOLVED] Running App from firefox in Ubuntuview story

http://ubuntuforums.org – Dear friends I need to make a program that opens the current local html file in gedit. I have found some code to run a local application from your firefox browser. but the problem is that this code is written for windows. I have changed the code still it does not work for me. I put the code here. (Hardware)

Some commands not logged in pacctview story

http://www.unix.com – Hi, Examining the Debian Linux logfiles, I found out that not all commands are logged in my pacct (/var/log/account/pacct) For instance, if I run and stop Wireshark and do after that # lastcomm | grep "wireshark" The wireshark command is logged as expected. Code: # lastcomm | grep "wireshark" wireshark            X user  pts/4&nbsp (HowTos)

[SOLVED] Fedora 17 No Sound on Acer Aspire 5935Gview story

http://forums.fedoraforum.org – Followed the instruction in the fedoraproject.org wiki "How_to_debug_sound_problems" page. Ended up in the "Model parameters" section as none of the other steps had worked. Used the command line "sudo gedit /etc/modprobe.d/sound.conf" to create an empty config file, and added the line "options snd_hda_intel model=acer-aspire-4930g", saved and rebooted. (HowTos)

Grub2 -- Dualboot Ubuntu LTS 12.04 and Windows 7 -- Detects two Windows 7 (loader) entriesview story

http://askubuntu.com – this is the first question I have ever asked the Ubuntu Community. :D I'm fairly new to Ubuntu, but I understand the basics and know how to navigate the Terminal. I also know how to ask for/research my problems before asking for/ help. I have scoured the internet high and low and learned much of how Grub2 works. (HowTos)

Download MMS Streaming Videos with Mplayer in Ubuntuview story

http://ubuntuguide.net – This tutorial will show you how to download mms:// streaming videos in Ubuntu using the popular mplayer. It’s very easy, just two steps: 1. Get the link of the stream 2. Launch terminal from the dash home or press Ctrl+Alt+T mplayer mms://url -dumpstream -dumpfile ~/Videos/file.xxx For example, here I’m going to see this UEFA Euro 2012 video. (HowTos)

[ubuntu] How to tell partition changes to Ubuntu, there is mounting problem during the bootview story

http://ubuntuforums.org – Hi, I have installed Ubuntu with an extra FAT 32 partition but I have chosed its mount point to be /windows and yesterday I have booted my pc with Active@ boot disk and formatted the partition to NTFS. (Hardware)

Can Not Shutdown In Ubuntu 12.04 Precise Pangolinview story

http://ubuntuguide.net – When you’re going to shutdown/reboot your Ubuntu, it goes through all the motions as if it will shut down, but then it stays on. I found a solution that fix Ubuntu stays or cannot fully shutdown problem, it may or may not work for everyone, keep reading if you wanna give a try. Getting Start: Open terminal from the dash home, or press Ctrl+Alt+T, execute this command to edit /etc/default/gr (HowTos)

anyone using 9menu with your wm?view story

http://crunchbanglinux.org – I find it easier to change than the menu that comes with most wm - its a simple text file (.9menurc) here is an example Image Viewer :gthumb Web-browser :iceweasel (( To-do )) :gedit /home/boo/vimtext/todo.txt (( gjots )) :gjots2 diana :diana ************************ << WEB-SITES >> TV-gids :iceweasel http://www.tvgids.nl/alleprogrammas/veronica,_discovery,_nat._geograph (HowTos)

trying to edit brightnessview story

http://askubuntu.com – I'm trying to edit the /sys/class/backlight/max_brightness file to stop ubuntu 12 returning to maximum brightness on each reboot. gedit won't save the file after I have modified it I have used chown to change ownership to me which was successful. I then changed gedits settings so it won't save a backup but it still won't save. It returns with this error, Could not save the file /sys/class/backlig (HowTos)