question on running background jobview story

http://unix.stackexchange.com – I have started a background job. Is there a way to know how does it progress, and whether it has stopped. My command line is like java weka.classifiers.trees.J48 -t data.arff J48-data.model >& log (HowTos)

remote haproxy data gathering through cacti failview story

http://serverfault.com – Am new to cacti so please forgive me if my question sounds stupid, I have tried my best to find the solution for the problem but still needs help. I want to gather number of lines in the haproxy.log file from a remote front end(FE) machine, I have added this device successfully in cacti and graphs like load average are being drawn. (HowTos)

Effects of mis-configured hosts file?view story

http://serverfault.com – SSH and sudo were starting very slowly because /etc/hostname and /etc/hosts did not match. After adding a line for the hostname in the hosts file, the initial 2-4 second delay no longer occurs. At first I was surpised the mis-configured hosts file caused delays with SSH and sudo. I was SSH'ing to the server with a direct IP address, and sudo did not seem to require a hostname lookup. (HowTos)

Checking for the existence of files against a listview story

http://unix.stackexchange.com – I have a "command" text file that issues a data file download command on each line. I send the command file to bash. However, a small percentage of the downloads fail. (HowTos)

Is it possible to control Gnome Shell from the command line?view story

http://askubuntu.com – I'm trying map a button on my mouse to show the Gnome Shell Activities overview. (HowTos)

[kubuntu] KDE freezes after login (11.10, 64-bit)view story

http://ubuntuforums.org – Hello, This has been a problem for a while now, but it has deteriorated to the point where I can't ignore it any longer. When I log on to KDE the desktop would show but the system would hang for about 2 minutes. I can move the cursor and even open programs through shortcuts, but the screen does not refresh. I suspect it has something to do with the video driver. (Hardware)

Cutting a part of line till delimiterview story

http://www.unix.com – here are the few scenarios... Code: isoSizeKB text NOT NULL,  reserved1 varchar(255),       KEY `deviceId` (`deviceId`) `d5` varchar(255) COLLATE utf8_unicode_ci DEFAULT NULL, `dHead` enum('HistoryInfo','Diversion') COLLATE utf8_unicode_ci, `ePR` int(11) DEFAULT '0',   PRIMARY KEY (`id`) what i want to achieve is if the line has ',' at the end it deletes it... (HowTos)

Clementine 1.0 released with More Internet Radio & Global Searchview story

http://ubuntuguide.net – Clementine is a multiplatform music player based on Amarok 1.4, focusing on a fast and easy-to-use interface for searching and playing your music. Version 1.0 was released on Dec 27. This release adds Spotify, Grooveshark and SKY.fm/Digitally Imported support. (HowTos)

11.10 - Unity - Brightness indicatorview story

http://askubuntu.com – I followed this tutorial to set the brightness indicator on Unity. (HowTos)

openSUSE 12.1 Reveiew by Terence Lamview story

http://news.opensuse.org – This review is written by Terence Lam a student from Singapore sharing his experiences with openSUSE In this review, I will install openSUSE 12.1, try out GNOME and KDE and also give a brief overview of advanced tools like YaST and have a look at ownCloud. DVD Installer The installer supports a large number of languages and had options that can be used both by beginners as well as advanced users. (Distributions)