How to install RAID drivers on an existing CentOS installation.view story

https://www.centos.org – CentOS Gurus:I have a Ghost image of a CentOS machine that I have to restore to a machine with ICH10R RAID. After the ghost restored successfully, I start the machine and found that t... [by Henning] (Distributions)

Yocto 1.1 embedded Linux stack adds GUI builderview story

http://www.linuxfordevices.com – The Linux Foundation announced Yocto Project Release 1.1, adding that it will host the Embedded GNU C Library (EGLIBC) and integrate it with Yocto. Based on Linux 3.0, Yocto 1.1 adds a GUI-based, customized image builder called & Hob,& plus layer tooling features, 3G cellular support, and small footprint, fast-boot layers.... (Embedded)

Plasma Active on ARMview story

http://dot.kde.org – In a cooperative effort, the Mer team and the basysKom integrators have succeeded in booting a Plasma Active image on NVidia Tegra 2 devices, opening the door bringing Plasma Active to a wider range of hardware. The image is based on Mer, a successor to the MeeGo operating system. read more (Software)

Guest Blog: On the Lighter Side – Help Disguise the Pengroidview story

http://www.linuxfoundation.org –   We want to share with the Linux.com community and members of the wider Linux community a fun little contest we’ve created that will hopefully get your creative juices flowing and give you an opportunity to step away, unplug and have some fun over the next 30 days or so. (General)

how to change Login screen in Ubuntu 11.10view story

http://blog.sudobits.com – Ubuntu 11.10 (oneiric ocelot) uses LightDM, a simple, light weight and fast login manager (older versions of Ubuntu were based on gdm (Gnome Display Manager)). Ubuntu 11.10 has arrived (currently beta 2 has released, final would be released on Oct 13, 2011) changes, including some changes in selection of default applications. (HowTos)

Mandriva 2011 “Hydrogen” is out!view story

http://blog.mandriva.com – Hooray! As promised earlier, we are happy to announce that Mandriva 2011 is out. You can download ISO images from here. When downloading an iso-image, perhaps you will want to read the Release Notes. We prepared a small manual of how to upgrade to the new release for users of the Mandriva Desktop 2010.2. If you have never tried Mandriva, take a look at the Mandriva 2011 Tour. (General)

How to fix a broken partition (without wiping everything out)view story

https://bbs.archlinux.org – You could try 'testdisk'  It's in extra and is also available on the SystemRescueCD.  'testdisk' is a tool to recover lost partitions, but I wouldn't hold much hope for it to be successful for you.Included with testdisk is 'photorec'.  It's a file recovery tool.  It ignores the filesystem and tries to recover the data recorded.  (HowTos)

CreBS – Create Background Slideshow (wallpaper changer) for Gnome Desktopview story

http://ubuntuguide.net – Create Background Slideshow (CreBS for short) is a Python/GTK application used to create and set desktop wallpaper slideshows for the GNOME desktop, and, by extension, the Linux distributions that use it, such as Fedora and Ubuntu. (HowTos)

Development: Help wanted: GNOME 3.1 + 3.2 live imagesview story

http://permalink.gmane.org – For the release of GNOME 3.0 we've released live USB and CD images based on Fedora and openSUSE. These can be downloaded at http://gnome3.org/tryit.html. I'd like one or more volunteers to make such images available for the various development and final release of GNOME 3.2. (Software)

Mandriva 2011 RC2 is out!view story

http://blog.mandriva.com – (Posting on behalf of Denis Koryavov from ROSA Labs, who will be responsible for Mandriva Linux desktop distribution development from now on. (General)