Grub 2 splash screen isn't showing in hidden mode until I press a keyview story

http://askubuntu.com – Using Lucid, in the form of Turnkey Core. (HowTos)

PHP-CLI cannot execute scripts on Samba Share (using cifs) inside a guest VM (Centos 6)view story

http://serverfault.com – I have a centos 6 VM running as a guest within Virtualbox. I've set up a LAMP stack which I am able to access from the host (Windows) environment. I've mounted a samba share using 'mount -t cifs' and I'm able to use apache to serve files from that share (all good so far) problem I'm now trying to run a simple test.php script from the command line This is the output I get (below) notice what hap (HowTos)

backtrack 5 on vmware player please helpview story

http://www.backtrack-linux.org – Hi all I am trying to install back track 5 iso on vmware player and I get: "Unknown error keyword in config file. Could not find kernel image: linux boot:_" Someone has an idea? Tks (HowTos)

5 Alternatives To Unity For Ubuntu Users [Linux]view story

http://www.makeuseof.com – We’ve previously written about Ubuntu’s Unity desktop environment, which we touted as a “big leap forward” for Linux when it was introduced with Ubuntu 11.04. Unity was certainly a big leap in a new direction, but it left a lot of users behind.Luckily, Linux is all about choice and Ubuntu’s software repositories contain a variety of excellent alternatives to Unity. (General)

How to remove kpartx mappings from /dev/mapper?view story

http://unix.stackexchange.com – In the manual kpartx says the -d option will remove any partition maps it made, and normally it does seem to. But... something went weird when I umounted something before removing the mappings and the map will not go. is there some way of forcing this ? I notice a remove works, but kpartx will only work from the next number if this happens, not realising the previous has gone. i.e. (HowTos)

Planet CrunchBang Linuxview story

http://crunchbanglinux.org – For those who might be interested, Planet CrunchBang Linux is now up and running. (HowTos)

Drupal File Systemview story

http://serverfault.com – In order to try & improve load time , I'm thinking of creating a specific subdomain for the files folder in a Drupal site. (HowTos)

troubleshooting X server. (EE) Failed to load module "nv" (module does not exist, 0)view story

http://askubuntu.com – I am attempting to learn opengl. Due to a hardware failure my primary machine is now an old laptop that has outdated opengl. My box running ubuntu 11.10 does have a suitable graphics card. I would like to develop console to full screen opengl programs on my server box. (HowTos)

No GLX Dell XPS 15 GT525Mview story

http://askubuntu.com – I have a Dell XPS 15 with the GT525M (Optimus) videocard. With a fresh Ubuntu 11.10 installation (enabling the additional nvidia drivers) GLX doesn't work. The Mesa drivers work as you can see here from a live CD boot. ubuntu@ubuntu:~$ /usr/lib/nux/unity_support_test -p OpenGL vendor string: Tungsten Graphics, Inc OpenGL renderer string: Mesa DRI Intel(R) Sandybridge Mobile OpenGL version str (HowTos)

How to have a dual boot with Window XP and Centos?view story

https://www.centos.org – I have installed XP in my pc in Disk 1, and i wanted a dual boot with Centos, i burned the Centos image to cd and created the boot partition marked as primary with ext4, the / partition marked as p... [by veganjack] (Distributions)