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[SOLVED] I can not ping 127.0.0.1 on Slackwareview story

http://www.linuxquestions.org – Hello, never experienced this problem before. Nothing on Google helped me. When I run: # Ping 127.0.0.1 Returns nothing. As if expecting an answer that never comes. Then press Ctr + C and returns: --- 127.0.0.1 ping statistics --- 117 Transmitted packets, 0 received, 100% packet loss, time 116009ms (HowTos)

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Google executive frustrated by Java, C++ complexityview story

http://linuxo.com – Infoworld: "Today's commercial-grade programming languages -- C++ and Java, in particular -- are way too complex and not adequately suited for today's computing environments, Google distinguished engineer Rob Pike argued in a talk Thursday at the O'Reilly Open Source Conference." (General)

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FFmpeg now has the fastest VP8 decoder - ffvp8view story

http://linuxers.org – The whole story began after the VP8 codec was opened by Google. Soon after its release, Jason Garrett-Glaser, a x264 and ffmpeg developer, came up with a highly extensive review of the codec. (General)

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Tips for privacy and securityview story

http://crunchbanglinux.org – I would like to collect all extras you can do to get some more privacy and security for your system. I make a start here and i would like to add more stuff from following replies to this first post. So please, post your tips for extra privacy and security.Hope this is helpful... (HowTos)

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openSUSE Weekly News, Issue 133 out now!view story

http://news.opensuse.org –   (Distributions)

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Belkin wireless card in Ubuntuview story

http://www.linuxquestions.org – I am completely new to all UNIX-based operating systems, and installed Ubuntu 9.04 a few days ago. Naturally one of the first things I wanted to do was to connect it to the internet (from what I gather an internet connection is integral to using linux), and to connect it to the internet I needed to connect it to my home wireless network. (HowTos)

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No google calendar type in Evolution on 11.3view story

http://forums.opensuse.org – I'm sure I had the google calendar type in evolution on opensuse 11.2, now I installed a fresh 11.3 and can't find the google calendar type when adding a calendar in evolution. Am I missing something? is there something more I should install? Actually, the main reason I use Evolution over Thunderbird is that I like its google calendar integration better then Thunderbird. (Distributions)

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Automatically Backup Files and Folders In Ubuntu 10.04 Lucid Lynx To Dropboxview story

http://www.liberiangeek.net – This tutorial will guide you in creating an account at Dropbox and scheduling files and folders in Ubuntu to automatically backup to your Dropbox account online for safe keeping and retrieval whenever something goes wrong with your computer (HowTos)

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Ext4 creation/mounting optionview story

http://forums.opensuse.org – Hi guys, I want install opensuse 11.3 on my pc. During installation I'm required to edit partition setup . I want setup ext4 partition for best performance, but there are few things which I would like to ask you: 1-Stride lenght in block. I've searched with google and seemed to me like something to use only for raid configurations. Is that correct? 2-Bytes per inode. (Distributions)

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Web indexing provides new content more quickly – Google Caffeine launchview story

http://www.ubuntux.org – Web indexing provides new content more quickly – Google Caffeine launch (Distributions)