Cropping (lossless) JPEGs with CropGUI. Simplicity Itselfview story

http://www.freesoftwaremagazine.com – The most used graphic program in the free software jungle is Gimp. It is a hugely powerful piece of software, but when all you want to do is to crop a JPEG image without any loss of quality, it's positive overkill: that's when you need CropGUI. Category: End usersLicense: CC-BY-NC-SA (General)

Nginx rewrite all html files except indexview story

http://serverfault.com – I'm having a bit of trouble with Nginx rewrites. I recently moved by blog over to a new engine, and the URL structure has changed. On my old blogging engine posts were located at a URL with the form http://$host/yyyy/mm/title.html however on the new engine they have the form http://$host/yyyy/mm/title/. (HowTos)

Ubuntu 11.10 Software center struck at "Applying Changes" and Update Manager won't proceed because of an Installation Errorview story

http://askubuntu.com – I have an issue with this application called "Sandboxgamemaker". First of all, it did not install properly as the Software Center was struck at "Applying Changes". When I opened the Update Manager in order to recover, it warned me to not to proceed without a 'partial update', which is of-course for the improperly installed Sandboxgamemaker app. (HowTos)

Can't get skydome image to appearview story

http://askubuntu.com – In compiz, when I select an image for the skydome it doesn't appear when I rotate the cube. I have JPEG enabled, and the skydome box is checked, but when I go to rotate the cube it's just the default blue and white background. How can I fix this? (HowTos)

FF Multi Converter – Convert Audio/Videos/Images/Documents in Ubuntuview story

http://ubuntuguide.net – FF Multi Converter is a simple graphical application which converts audio, video, image, and document files between all popular formats, using and combining other programs. It uses ffmpeg for audio/video files, unoconv for document files, and the PythonMagick library for image file conversions. (HowTos)

Installing GeNIE on Centos, Chapter II.view story

http://linuxlandit.blogspot.com – Installing Mysql. You can download MySQL at http://www.mysql.org/ . Unzip it at the /usr/local/src/. # cd /usr/local/src # tar zxf mysql-5.1.x.tar.gz # cd mysql-5.1.x To support multilanguage, we set up it as utf8. Also, we set up /usr/local/mysql as a basic directory. (HowTos)

How to achieve 500K requests per second on my webserver?view story

http://serverfault.com – I recently gifted myself a new dedicated server and I am trying to squeeze maximum performance out of it, for fun and learning. I am trying to achieve maximum possible requests per second this server can handle and aiming for 500K requests/sec as mentioned here - http://lowlatencyweb.wordpress.com/2012/03/20/500000-requestssec-modern-... Server Details Intel® Xeon® E3-1270 (HowTos)

libcvd install problemview story

http://www.unix.com – Hi I'm trying to install libcvd libraries (running Ubuntu 10.10) but get errors, I guesss its saying I miss dc1394v1 and ffmpeg. Altough when looking in synaptic manager I appear to have ffmpeg and libdc1394 (version 2). (HowTos)

Mod_pagespeed with Zend Framework gives 404view story

http://serverfault.com – I am expiering some problems with the Google's Apache mod_pagespeed module to combine css, js, etc. During the last months I developed a new version of our software based on Zend Framework. I just installed mod_pagespeed and it doesn't seem to work. I run Ubuntu Server 11.04 and the latest mod_pagespeed module. (HowTos)

Shotwell is an image organizer designed to provide personal photo management for the GNOME desktop environment.view story

http://linuxlandit.blogspot.com – Shotwell is an image organizer designed to provide personal photo management for the GNOME desktop environment. In 2010 it replaced F-Spot as the standard image tool for several GNOME-based Linux distributions, including Fedora in version 13 and Ubuntu in its 10.10 Maverick Meerkat release. Shotwell can import photos and videos from a digital camera directly. (HowTos)