[ubuntu] Ethernet problem (10.04 & .10)view story

http://ubuntuforums.org – Hi, my machine is a Compaq Prescario cq60 (amd 64bit). i have a problem with my ethernet card: the connection is very slow. my wireless has no issues. i cannot browse properly (eg cannot watch youtube videos), my torrent speed is at most 100 whereas with my wireless i got for the same torrent (almost at the same time) 300. (HowTos)

weird HTM[L] file format in cdrom: chicago manual of styleview story

http://www.linuxquestions.org – Hi, I got the 15th ed. of the Chicago Manual of Style, CDROM version, from the library and had to install it with wine. The installation went fine but the software now refuses to cooperate. I’m left with a bunch of .htm-files that are not plain html. There’s a directory with CSS, so I infer that they somehow obfuscated plain html in order to make their content ungreppable (and almost useless). (HowTos)

[ubuntu] Mono asp page ask for downloadview story

http://ubuntuforums.org – Hi all. I installed Mono on Lucid and I am a newbye on it. I put an asp page with only that line: <% Response.Write("Hello World"); %> I put it on a directory accessed on localhost and the page is displayed. So that's means that Mon is running. I also put it in a site directory which is accessed by the web by a DynDns redirection on port 8081 (my provider is locking port 80). (HowTos)

25 Tools to Improve Your Website’s Usabilityview story

http://www.hongkiat.com – Usability testing is test conducted to collect feedback and information from your website’s visitors or regular readers that can be very useful for future website revamp, enhancement or other adjustments. (General)

echo filenames to filesview story

http://www.linuxquestions.org – Never Mind! spend the better part of the day looking for this only to find the answer right after i gave up. was looking for sed to do this, bit it can be done a lot simpler like below Quote: for file in `ls -1 *`; do echo "<title>$file</title>" > ./tmpfile; cat "$file" >> ./tmpfile; mv ./tmpfile "$file"; done (HowTos)

shell getopts: opt w/ optional parameter is taking next opt as its parameter!view story

http://www.linuxquestions.org – This is the first time ever, I'm trying to use `getopt(s)` in a shell script (figured I should eventually, some day, learn how to use it). (HowTos)

Cleanup your HTMLview story

http://vim.wikia.com – Reverted edits by (talk | block) to last version by Fritzophrenic Show changes (HowTos)

KDE Commit-Digest for 17th October 2010view story

http://dot.kde.org – In this week's KDE Commit-Digest: Start of KOffice UI Abstraction project, to enable implementing various UIs on top of KOffice without in-depth knowledge of KOffice MVC APIs. Support for picture bullets in the .docx format filter in KOffice. "Reply Without Quoting" in KMail (kdepim/mobile). Enable dropping of raw data (like one could do in KDE3) in Dolphin. (Software)

For chronic LaTeX compilers: a scriptview story

http://crunchbanglinux.org – As I write my thesis in LaTeX (feel like the only social sciences person left doing such) I like to compile frequently--hence this script.The script compiles a .tex file to .pdf using dvips and ps2pdf.  It has support for bibliographies, and optional creation of .rtf and .html files to go with the .pdf.Outline of the script:Prompt for directoryCreate optional, dated .tar backup in backups fol (HowTos)

Links 22/10/2010: Linux 2.6.37 Preview, Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 Betaview story

http://techrights.org – Contents GNU/Linux Distributions Devices/Embedded Free Software/Open Source Leftovers Clip of the Day GNU/Linux LPI recognized by UK education authorities The Linux Professional Institute (LPI), the world’s premier Linux certification organization, announced that the LPIC-1 certification program for Linux professionals has been accepted as a nationally recognized IT accreditation fo (General)