How does Ubuntu map from kernel/input scancode to an X keysym?view story

http://askubuntu.com – Observations I'm trying to piece together how X/Gnome/Unity in Ubuntu 11.10 gets from the kernel or input device to an X keysym and what Gnome/Unity does with the resulting keysym. Take this example: udev keycode | kernel | X keycode | X keysym -------------|--------|-----------|-------------------------- 0xB3 | prog3 | 210 | 0x1008ff43 (XF86Launch3) I can see that 0xB3 to prog (HowTos)

Ubuntu 11.10 with Nginx and uWSGIview story

http://serverfault.com – I'm trying to get a LNP [Linux Nginx Python] stack (is that even a thing? heh) going, but I'm having some difficulties. A lot of blog posts and documentation on doing this seems to revolve around using Upstart to manage the uWSGI process, which would be fine but I'm noticing that the packages installed with an init.d script and some config directories in /etc/uwsgi/{apps-enabled,apps-available}. (HowTos)

Where do I find a list of all X keysyms these days?view story

http://askubuntu.com – They used to be in /usr/lib/X11/XKeysymDB or /usr/share/X11/XKeysymDB, but those have been missing from Ubuntu for a while. I've tried google, but all I get are more references to XKeysymDB or the outputs of different people's xmodmap -pke. Where is the concise list? (HowTos)

[SOLVED] Libreoffice toolbar colour scheme -- too faintview story

https://bbs.archlinux.org – OK, I've discovered that installing libreoffice-gnome (apparently the default is equivalent to libreoffice-kde) fixes this by making libreoffice look gnome-like:...But that leaves a new problem, because the gnome theme's UI elements are somewhat bigger. (HowTos)

How to properly configure ODBC for Sybase 15.7?view story

http://askubuntu.com – Question: I want to access a sybase database with mono. The only way that is currently possible is with ODBC. But I have problems setting up the Sybase ODBC connection. I have successfully set up ODBC connections for MySQL, PostGre, FireBird, Oracle 11g and even Microsoft Access. (HowTos)

Acer Aspire 8951Gview story

http://www.backtrack-linux.org – The Notebook have a Intel HD 3000 and a Nvidia GT555M. For using X from the live system, start with the "nomodeset" option. After HD Install, i have blacklisted the nouveau module and installed Bumblebee (HowTo Bumblebee) Quote: fix for Bumblebee: in the ubuntu-x-swat repository is no virtualgl packages by lunching bumblebee installation is a repository for vir (HowTos)

[ubuntu] May have lost all my data please helpview story

http://ubuntuforums.org – Hi, I was going to install fedora on the partition of my hard drive that windows 7 was on but something went wrong. I backed up the most important files before doing anything just in case something went wrong, good thing I guess. Anyways I was using disk utility to erase my windows partition prior to installing fedora 15. Well I got an error while doing it. Not exactly sure what the error said. (Hardware)

2 separate postfix instances and confusion with IP's in received field of mail messageview story

http://serverfault.com – i have a problem with my 2 postfix instances. 2 separate IP's and coressponding domain names are setup on networking, they are working fine. I want second mail message (below) to have Received: from firstInstanceDomain.com (firstInstanceDomain.com. [second.domain.ip]) instead of Received: from secondInstanceDomain.com (secondInstanceDomain.com. (HowTos)

compile errors with gcc4.1.2 in rhel5.5view story

http://www.unix.com – Hi All, My test code ldap_test.c can be compiled successfully with gcc2.95.2. But not gcc 4.1.2 in redhat5.5. (HowTos)

How do I check fglrx's version?view story

http://askubuntu.com – I'd like to know the version of fglrx installed in my Ubuntu 10.04.3 box. (HowTos)