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How do I get bash not to interpret the output of a backquote command?view story

http://www.linuxquestions.org – Hello all, I'm having trouble with a bash script. I have something like this: export VAR=`command` The problem is that "command" can return this: "** NONE **". bash will then replace each of the * by the list of files in the current directory. I want the output to be uninterpreted (i.e. (HowTos)

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[ubuntu] resolv.conf doesn't work?view story

http://ubuntuforums.org – My network works before but now it has follow issue, when I ping google.com, I got Quote: ping: unknown host google.com but my network still works partially because I can still connect to a DNS listed in my /etc/resolv.conf to get host google.com's ip adress by Quote: host -t a google.com ip.of.one.dns and then I ping the retu (HowTos)

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Links 11/10/2010: Debian Links and OpenOffice.org 3.3 Beta Previewview story

http://techrights.org – Contents GNU/Linux Distributions Devices/Embedded Free Software/Open Source Leftovers Clip of the Day GNU/Linux Kernel Space Graphics Stack ATI Linux Users Get Excited For Catalyst 10.10 In what has become an unfortunate tradition for the past few releases, prior to the release of Ubuntu 10.10, AMD provided Canonical with a pre-release of their latest proprietary Catalyst driver at th (General)

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Microsoft Pays Mobbyists Who Are Promoting Software Patents Tax in GNU/Linuxview story

http://techrights.org – Summary: The mobile arena is being distorted by Microsoft and some allies who use software patent to increase the cost of phones (including Linux phones); they are using patents on software also to scare manufacturers, giving them the impression that Linux is not free BACK we go to talking about the mobbyists, who sometimes express love for Mono and almost always seem to promote software patent (General)

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VMB_ware — Now Headed by Former Microsoft Executives — is Claimed to be Promoting Microsoft DirectX Inside Linuxview story

http://techrights.org – Paul MaritzPhoto by Robert Scoble Summary: Non-standard and Microsoft-controlled APIs are said to be pushed into Microsoft’s #1 competition (Linux) via the VM company people should beware as it also strives to buy Mono MICROSOFT is not the only company which attacks GNU/Linux using software patents, not anymore anyway (thus the need to diversify). (General)

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What IBM, Apple, and Pharmaceutical Giants Could Learn From Andre Konstantinovich Geimview story

http://techrights.org – Photo from Prolineserver Summary: A Nobel Prize winner, professor Geim, joins the ranks of many people in his level whose thoughts about patents are very rational and progressive Professor Andre Konstantinovich Geim earned the Nobel Prize at a very young age. (General)

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Linux vs FreeBSD?view story

http://crunchbanglinux.org – Hi all,First off, I might've posted this in the wrong section, but since this isn't about #!, nor Linux specific, I thought it wouldn't fit well in the Help sections.So lately I've been looking at some BSD Os's, FreeBSD in particular. (HowTos)

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Can't setup DNS server on Ubuntu server 10view story

http://www.linuxquestions.org – Hello to all ! I'll try to describe my question as clear as possible. ------------------------------------------------------------------- - I have purchased a domain name : *****.md - In the panel of registrar I have only the following options to complete : Primary NS Hostname Primary NS Netaddress Secondary NS Hostname Secondary NS Netaddress - At home I have : a)a W (HowTos)

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Other Distrosview story

http://crunchbanglinux.org – I am using GALPon Minino (Pussycat SHED if Google translate is to be believed) right now on a computer too old for #!.  I am so impressed with this Debian based distro.  It may be the best small distro I have ever used but that will have to wait for the test of time.  If anyone else has tried it I would like to hear if it worked good for you too.http://linux.softpedia.com/get/System (HowTos)

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Google Latitude now much easier to use on your computerview story

http://www.downloadsquad.com – Filed under: Google, web 2.0 Rejoice, stalkers! You can now keep tabs on your friends whether you are on the move or in front of your desktop computer. (General)