writing 0xFF with the dd commandview story

http://www.linuxquestions.org – I'm trying to write a 100MB file for example all with 0xFF so in the hex editor it should look like "FF FF FF FF FF FF" etc. I know you can write a 0x00 with this line: Code: dd if=/dev/zero of=myfile bs=1M count=100 But how to do 0xFF or another character? I want to use the 'dd' command because with the 'bs=1M' argument it is 100 times faster than any other shell command I've seen. (HowTos)

Online to offline: kitchen technology explainedview story

http://www.itwire.com – Australian online homeware company, EzyLifestyle, which sells products combining technology and design to supposedly ‘take the hassle out of preparing and preserving food”, is going off-line with the launch of a party plan program to take its technology-driven kitchen products directly into Australian homes. (IT news)

PHP Upgrade questionsview story

http://www.linuxquestions.org – Hi, Using CentOS5, I had PHP upgraded from 5.1.6 to 5.2.10. While using 5.1.6, I was able to include a URL from another site, after the upgrade that no longer worked. I went to the php.ini file and looked under ;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;; ; Fopen wrappers ; ;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;; I ONLY SAW THIS LINE: ; Whether to allow the treatment of URLs (like http:// or ftp://) as files. allow_url_fopen = On I KNOW (HowTos)

Volwheel Fluxboxview story

http://crunchbanglinux.org – I always seem to be posting "offbeat" questions and here I go again.  This isn't a high priority issue but I just thought if someone out there knows the answer...So anyway I am trying to get Volwheel to work with Fluxbox.  I followed the guide on the AntiX forum (http://antix.freeforums.org/tray-volume-t1772.html).  The problem is that no icon appears in the Fluxbox p (HowTos)

Mint 10 Compiz Flashes, No Go.view story

http://www.linuxquestions.org – Hi, using Mint 10 on a Dell pentium 4 laptop, with Intel graphics. Compiz will not start when applied. It reads that it cannot start compiz. (HowTos)

php-mysql dynamic module fails on RHEL 5.5 -- undefined symbol: executor_globalsview story

http://www.linuxquestions.org – I've recently installed a RedHat Enterprise Linux server and am attempting to get PHP/MySQL installed on it. (HowTos)

bash: feeding input to a script from a text fileview story

http://www.linuxquestions.org – Hi all, I have a script which checks on my jobs that run on some cluster. The script, "script.sh", takes as an input the job-id for the job to be checked. (HowTos)

Undo and Redoview story

http://vim.wikia.com – ← Older revision Revision as of 11:05, November 17, 2010 Line 14: Line 14: *<tt>u</tt>: undo last change (can be repeated to undo preceding commands) *<tt>u</tt>: undo last change (can be repeated to undo preceding commands) *<tt>U</tt>: return the line to its original state (undo all changes in current lin (HowTos)

Deprecated pam_stack module called from service "su-l"view story

http://www.linuxquestions.org – Hi there, I get the following message in /var/log/secure: Nov 15 09:27:21 su: Deprecated pam_stack module called from service "su-l" I have done some research and it seems I need to get rid of pam_stack.so in /etc/pam.d/su but I can't find out what to use in its place. Below is a copy of my /etc/pam.d/su file: Code: auth sufficient pam_rootok.so auth required pam_stack.so service= (HowTos)

The miracle 200 Line Linux Kernel Patchview story

http://crunchbanglinux.org – There's another major breakthrough ;)"The ~200 Line Linux Kernel Patch That Does Wonders" http://www.phoronix.com/scan.php?page=a … &num=1"It feels as good as Con Kolivas's patches.""Not long to be able to use it / install it from zen-kernel through smxi?!!http://zen-kernel.org/ (HowTos)