Serving images with IIS 7.5view story

http://serverfault.com – My website has quite a lot (>1M) of different image files. I have separate subdomain for images. I do not need asp.net for them so I set it not to use .net framework. Maximum working processes is set to 50. Logging is disabled. Queue length is 10000. (HowTos)

Install gimp 2.4.7 using ubuntu PPAview story

http://www.ubuntugeek.com – {lang: 'en-GB'} GIMP is an acronym for GNU Image Manipulation Program. It is a freely distributed program for such tasks as photo retouching, image composition and image authoring. It has many capabilities. (HowTos)

Time for OSchoice.eu?view story

http://www.freesoftwaremagazine.com – In my previous article I went through the history of the competition cases of the European Commission against Microsoft Corporation that led to the deployment of the website browserchoice.eu to allow consumers to freely choose their browser. (General)

How to copy usb stick with multiple partitions?view story

http://askubuntu.com – I have a usb stick with two partitions FAT 32 adn ext3. First one is used to boot from using SystemRescueCD. Second one contains the image I use with image recovery tool. I have to copy such an usb 10 times so I thouhgt maybe there is an easy way to do this, something like cp /dev/sdb ? (HowTos)

Open Source tools to image a drive while OS is running?view story

http://serverfault.com – In windows 7 are there any tools that are FOSS that can image a non-system drive while the OS is running? I know there are tools such as Clonezilla, GParted, etc; but these are offline tools. (HowTos)

How to create an installation package with all the updates?view story

http://askubuntu.com – How do I create an installable usb image with all the current updates? (HowTos)

Can't Install Ubuntu 11.10 desktopview story

http://askubuntu.com – I am trying to install Ubuntu 11.10 desktop 64bit on a brand new ssd with no existing operating system. I downloaded from the Ubuntu site, used Roxio to burn image to cd, and booted from the cd. I don't get the option to install or try. Instead all I get is an error "not a com 32r image" with a boot prompt. This message repeats. I tried typing "help" at this prompt. (HowTos)

Uploading video files to IIS 7 through php failsview story

http://serverfault.com – I'm trying to get my website to upload video's and pictures. As I have made more websites that upload pictures there is no problem on that front, but when i try to upload a video for some reason it can't be found in the $_FILES array that contains an uploaded image. I have already googled and found stuff about the php.ini file and IIS 7 containing max sizes for uploads. (HowTos)

openSUSE Weekly News Issue 206 is out!view story

http://news.opensuse.org – We are pleased to announce our new openSUSE Weekly News 206. openSUSE Weekly News openSUSE Weekly News Team 206 Edition Legal Notice This work (compilation) is licenced under Creative Commons attribution-ShareAlike 3.0 Unported License. The rights for the compilation itself are copyright by Sascha Manns. Opt-Out: If you are an Author and don’t w (Distributions)

[ubuntu] Thinkpad T60: Ubuntu 11.10 crash when open images larger then 5 MBview story

http://ubuntuforums.org – Hi, I have installed currently on my Thinkpad T60 the new Ubuntu 11.10 32-bit release. Now, when I try to open a image larger then 5 MB the gnome deskop crash and returns to the logon screen. Here are my specs: andreas@laptop:~$ cat /etc/lsb-release DISTRIB_ID=Ubuntu DISTRIB_RELEASE=11.10 DISTRIB_CODENAME=oneiric DISTRIB_DESCRIPTION="Ubuntu 11.10" Output Xorg.12.log Code: [[&nbs (Hardware)