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openGL, C++, Slackware and Intro to the forumsview story

http://www.linuxquestions.org – I switched to slackware recently and am having a great time figuring it out. My family desktop is running ubuntu for a few years with gnome, awesome for the "ease of clicking" environment, which keeps getting me in trouble with my precious command line. Slackware is on my dell inspiron 4000. Finally I can sleep at night because the distro hunt is over. (HowTos)

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Starting the GUI interface in Suse 11view story

http://www.linuxquestions.org – I just converted my physical Suse 11 desktop to a virtural machine on an ESX 4.0 server. The machine boots, but there is no GUI interface, as there is one on the physical machine. How do I start GUI from the command line interface? Thanks, Joca (HowTos)

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Google Nexus S skips Australiaview story

http://www.itwire.com – This morning Google unveiled the Nexus S, the latest in its self-branded line-up of Android phones, and the first device globally to ship with the new 2.3 'Gingerbread' version of its operating system. The caveat? The search giant has no plans so far to launch the device in Australia. (IT news)

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file truncation / transfer interruption with outside networksview story

http://www.linuxquestions.org – Hi all. I am having an issue that is rather broad and could have many contributing factors. I am posting it here in the hopes that somebody may have encountered a similar issue and might be able to suggest some good troubleshooting tips. You folks are pretty magical and hey, maybe something could come of it. I do IT work for a decently-sized bookstore. (HowTos)

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openSUSE Weekly News, Issue 152view story

http://news.opensuse.org – We are pleased to announce our new openSUSE Weekly News 152. openSUSE Weekly News openSUSE Weekly News Sascha Manns editor in chief Satoru Matsumoto Editorial office Gertjan Lettink Forums section Thomas Hofstätter Events & meetings Thomas Schraitle DocBook-Consultant 2010-12-04 Table of Contents Announcements openSUSE Board Election 2010 Status Updates Distribution (Distributions)

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Linux Video - Part2 VGA Configurationview story

http://www.linux.com –  Explanation In this article I am using VGA mode to reference to the command line graphic capabilities, when in fact the video system is called the Linux frame-buffer, the reason for this use of terms is to help new users since most configurations use the VGA flags to set the frame-buffer mode to use. (General)

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Links 4/12/2010: Unity in Fedora, Raphaël Hertzog Says Success of Ubuntu Mostly Beneficial to Debianview story

http://techrights.org – Contents GNU/Linux Distributions Devices/Embedded Free Software/Open Source Leftovers Clip of the Day GNU/Linux U.S. (General)

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[ubuntu netbook remix] Intermittent wifi connectionview story

http://ubuntuforums.org – Edit: ignore, intermittent wifi problems caused by marginal ADSL line, not the OS' fault. (HowTos)

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shell script bits & pieces threadview story

http://crunchbanglinux.org – I wondered if it might be worth having a thread for people to post bits of code they wanted to share, but which didn't seem worth starting a whole new thread for. Let's keep this one for shell stuff - bash and dash - though; maybe python, perl, lua... (HowTos)

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Conky 1.8.1 - BAT0 No Such File Or Directoryview story

http://crunchbanglinux.org – I just compiled 1.8.1 and here's my battery line;${color F8DF58}${font Webdings:size=16}~${font} Battery: ${battery_percent BAT1}% ${color 4ac923}${battery_bar 6,30}I noticed that Conky 1.8.1 is now complaining about there not being a BAT0 when in 1.8.0 it wasn't...Conky: can't open /sys/class/power_supply/BAT0/uevent: No such file or directoryConky: can't open /proc/acpi/batte (HowTos)