how to setup a https proxyview story

http://askubuntu.com – The Ubuntu 11.10 has only simple proxy configuration. Where is the authentication option? is there any https proxy connector apps in ubuntu? I bought an httpS proxy (it requires user name and pass and uses port 808) i used proxifier in windows and mac to connect to it. I realy need this. I need an app for that in ubuntu.i searched alot in google but no luck! any suggestions (HowTos)

[ubuntu] I need a program that will nuke my drive if the correct password is not entered 3 tiview story

http://ubuntuforums.org – I'm looking for some type of program (that possibly includes it's own boot loader) that will SECURELY format all of the data on my hard drive if the correct password isn't entered in 3-5 times. I've been asking a bunch of people this and they say that it can't be done because formats aren't secure; my response is this http://www.dban.org/ . (Hardware)

Would it be wise to put a Linux OS on a Mac?view story

http://unix.stackexchange.com – Has anyone tried this either using bootcamp, a VM, or replacing the OS X? Google search yields old info. Thanks. (HowTos)

iSCSI and runaway log fileview story

http://unix.stackexchange.com – I have a OpenVZ VPS running CentOS 5.7 that I've been using to get some sysadmin experience. I found a log file called brcm-iscsi.log in /var/log and it's getting big (140 MB). (HowTos)

Is the Genius SlimStar 8000 compatable with Ubuntu?view story

http://askubuntu.com – The Genius SlimStar 8000 has caught my eye for use with my new HTPC. However, I can't get an answer out of Google if it works with Ubuntu (or Linux for that matter). The reviews over at Amazon indicate that it works with Mac, so that is a good sign. Has anyone tried this keyboard successfully? (HowTos)

Opera, can't open links from other applicationsview story

https://bbs.archlinux.org – I'm using Opera on 64 bit Arch and I have some strange problems with it. For first ~10 minutes after launching Opera everything works fine, but then I can't open links from other applications, e.g. Pidgin. When I'm trying to open links from terminal it results in:$ opera google.com opera: Activated running instanceAnd nothing happens. (HowTos)

Google Services Framework not showingview story

http://androidforums.com – I have bought this 7inch 8650 Mini Netbook that is sold on different places Other Laptops & Notebooks - FREE POSTAGE & NO IMPORT DUTIES RED 7inch 8650 Mini Netbook Notebook Laptop WiFi Google Android 2.2 was sold for R1,050.00 on 23 Dec at 18:29 by ricci2gems in Johannesburg (ID:52678593) It has Android version 2.2, kernel, build number generic-eng2.2froyo ver 1.5.1-20110708.09525 (General)

Running several versions of firefox on #!view story

http://crunchbanglinux.org – In a recent attempt to be helpful and make it easier on people new to Crunchbang to get an updated web browser on Statler ( stable). I ended up installing several versions of firefox on my OS. See that monstrous thread here if ya want.This left me with a few headaches, between juggling firefox profiles and migrating bookmarks ... blahblahblah. (HowTos)

How to change Firefox's language?view story

http://askubuntu.com – my name is Isaac I need to change Firefox's Language to Spañish (It is in English) I search in google, but I don't have good luck ( is for the old versions ) I know that it is silly question but I am a Windows user (I want to learn Ubuntu) I use Ubuntu 11.10 (last version) Thank you !! (HowTos)

[ubuntu] Hardy Heron Workspaces and Cursor Glitchesview story

http://ubuntuforums.org – I have two problems. I'm almost certain they are software (OS) related. I am running Ubuntu Hardy Heron on a Dell Inspiron Mini (netbook). The first problem is that, when I am typing, the cursor jumps around and erases text. (Hardware)