Enabling Compiz On Linux Mint 12 Lisa desktop (GNOME Classic).view story

http://linuxlandit.blogspot.com – This tutorial shows how you can enable Compiz on a Linux Mint 12 Lisa desktop (the system must have a 3D- capable graphics card –). I'm using an NVIDIA GeForce 8200 here). With Compiz you can use beautiful 3D effects like wobbly windows or a desktop cube on your desktop. 1 Preliminary NoteI have tried this on a desktop computer with an NVIDIA GeForce 8200. (HowTos)

Mounting Google Documents in GNU/Linux is just not a (real) optionview story

http://www.freesoftwaremagazine.com – If you use Google Documents, you might want to be able to access your files without using a browser. So, I was all set, happy to write a good blog entry about how to mount your Google Documents folder on your Ubuntu. (This is not a very free-software thing to do, granted. But then again, if you are an Ubuntu One user, well, Ubuntu One server isn't free software either. (General)

Change Startx Default on Slackware?view story

http://unix.stackexchange.com – I installed Slackware as a VM within Virtual Box. Host is Windows 7, if it matters. I have successfully installed guest additions and XFCE starts and runs cleanly with or without the guest additions. KDE however (which was set as the default for startx) starts well giving me the appropriate desktop at the appropriate resolution but crashes halfway during the splashscreen animation. (HowTos)

sudo in zsh: vim autocorrecting to .vimview story

https://bbs.archlinux.org – Hey guys. Recently, (possibly as of zsh 4.3.15), whenever I'm in ~, zsh has been prompting me to autocorrect sudo vim $filename to sudo .vim $filenameWithout "sudo", zsh makes no attempt to uncorrect "vim", which vaguely reminds me of having a sudo="sudo " alias in bash to get autocompletion working for sudo commands. (HowTos)

awk until blank space and print next lineview story

http://www.unix.com – Hello and Happy New Year 2012! I have this example: Code: 1,2,3 4,5,6 7,8,9 For that, I'm trying to get: Code: 1,2,3 4,5,6 7,8,9 for that, I think this might work but doesnt work so far: Code: awk '{for(i=1;i=NF;i++);sub(/\//,"",$i);print $i}' myfile Any help is very grateful, thanks (HowTos)

Replace commas with colons and move all values to one lineview story

http://askubuntu.com – I entered a list of number in Calc and saved it as CSV so that all the values on one line are separated by commas. I will describe what I'm seeking with bash in the following example: INPUT 22,33 45,533 OUTPUT 22:33,45:533 (HowTos)

Controlling USB device permissions with UDEV rulesview story

https://bbs.archlinux.org – kernel_geek wrote:However, if I try to run it as a normal user, I get USB permissions errors.I've added myself to the group plugdev, and tried the following udev rules:ATTRS{idVendor}=="1ed8", SYSFS{idProduct}=="0004", MODE="664", GROUP="pludev" ATTRS{idVendor}=="1ed8", SYSFS{idProduct}=="0005", MODE="664", GROUP="plug (HowTos)

Odd AMD/ATI behaviour - full recognition but no controlview story

https://bbs.archlinux.org – Hi everyone,This is only my second Arch install that's worked (first was generic USB install) so I'm still getting use to the differences between RHAL based and Ubuntu distro's.I've installed Gnome and my desktop environment + acpi, net-tools etc because I like information and control (thanks Arch for giving that back!).I got the CPU to scale using cpufreq and the powernow-k8 p (HowTos)

MODS I HATE YOUview story

https://www.centos.org – Quote:scottro wrote:Ok Phil, that last line made me literally LOL as opposed to the more common CQTM (Chuckle Quietly To Myself). (Distributions)

atd load and interval configurationview story

http://askubuntu.com – I've been using at -q b now and batch commands recently for a project of mine. The problem is that no matter how I modify the conf file it will not take my changes into account. The exec line in /etc/init/atd.conf is as follows : exec atd -l 2.5 -b 10 I restart atd with sudo service atd restart but it's still only running the commands every 2mn (I thought atd default was 60s anyways?). (HowTos)