Commit Digest: Issue 200view story

http://blogs.gnome.org – This week… 1689 commits, in 166 projects, by 220 happy hackers (and 350 were translation commits). Paolo Bacchilega added an application menu to gthumb. Milan Crha updated evolution-ews to be able to read/write folder permissions. In gnome-clocks Eslam Mostafa commited a new design for the alarms dialog. Carlos Garcia Campos continued porting Epiphany to webkit2, this week the inspector and the (Software)

[SOLVED] how to run Nano editor from Nautilus file viewerview story

http://ubuntuforums.org – Well, the 'standard' Ubuntu text editor gEdit has a bug that prevents it from opening some (many?) files and, IMHO, gEdit has gotten too complex for its own good anyway. However, there is a simple terminal-based editor, Nano, that is part of the Ubuntu distribution that seems to be a good alternative for simple file viewing and editing. (Hardware)

How to get TextMate type Auto-Completion in Geditview story

http://blog.sudobits.com – Gedit is the default text editor in Gnome based GNU/Linux distributions such as Ubuntu, Linux Mint, Fedora etc. It looks simple and it’s easy to use but it is also very powerful. It’s not just for simple text files – you can use it as a programming editor. (HowTos)

Cannot install gedit-plugins-2.16.0 on RHEL 5.7 (Tikanga)view story

http://www.unix.com – I am trying to compile the gedit plugins with gedit 2.16.0 and RHEL 5.7 (arch: i386). I downloaded the package and followed the instruction in README: The error output: checking for GEDIT... (HowTos)

Enable NumLock on Ubuntu 12.04 LightDM Login Screenview story

http://ubuntuguide.net – I’ve written a tutorial about enable numlock lamp on Ubuntu login screen. It’s convenient when typing numbers while at login. (HowTos)

Plymouth screen fallback to text mode. How to fix?view story

http://askubuntu.com – I have followed this to fix the big ugly plymouth screen. But this didn't worked and now my plymouth screen is fallback in text mode! How can fix this?! (HowTos)

Gvim opening files in new tabsview story

http://unix.stackexchange.com – I was wondering how I can modify the gvim.desktop file so that it opens files in new tabs. Also I want it to create a new instance of vim in case it is not supplied with any files(eg. Invoked from the applications menu) similarly to gedit's behaviour. Any suggestions? (HowTos)

[SOLVED] php.ini problemview story

http://forums.fedoraforum.org – Hey! I am trying to modify /etc/php.ini I run chown jon /etc/php.ini Once the permissions are changed, I open the file with gedit, and make the changes I want. When I go to save my changes, it gives me this error... gedit could not back up the old copy of the file before saving the new one. (HowTos)

Turn Off ACPI while Booting Ubuntu via Grub2view story

http://ubuntuguide.net – Some computers may need to disable acpi to install/boot Ubuntu OS. To install ubuntu, you can select the option acpi=off when booting with the live cd. This simple tutorial will show you how to disable acpi after installed ubuntu. At first booting up: 1. (HowTos)

HOW TO: Install a broadband wireless dongleview story

http://forums.fedoraforum.org – This guide explains how to install a broadband wireless dongle on Linux. It lists the main problems users usually find when trying to install the dongle on a Linux OS, and provides possible solutions. I have seen many posts about users trying to install their broadband internet and getting stuck at the same problem, or just asking how to install their specific version of their dongle, without ha (HowTos)