From Copyrights to Patents: How Software Patents Became the Top Linux Issueview story

http://techrights.org – Summary: An overview of news about SCO (copyright challenge) and software patents, which are increasingly being used to threaten the legality of Free/libre software Microsoft’s and Apple’s #1 weapon against software freedom appears to be software patents. More and more people recognise this, especially now that SCO is passé. (General)

Need a SLIP server (Serial Line Internet Protocol)view story

http://www.linuxquestions.org – I have two PCs: - PC1 with Ubuntu 10.4 - PC2 with DOS & Windows 3.11 They are connected by a serial null-modem cable. I used the PC2 as serial terminal, but now i wanna connect it to my LAN. I think the SLIP is what i need. How can I make my PC1 a SLIP server? Thank you in advance for any reply. :) (HowTos)

Apple Makes New Enemies Among Mozilla, Battelle, Linux/Android Developersview story

http://techrights.org – Summary: Developers and media people have grown weary of Apple’s ego-system and Steve Job is specifically being shown for his arrogant vision of monoculture with Apple in charge MR. JOBS has been making some enemies recently because he spends too much time slamming his competition (Linux included) [1, 2], which no CEO should ever do. (General)

A Simple Bash Script to Download and Organize Photosview story

http://www.linux-magazine.com – When it comes to dowloading photos from a storage card and organizing them in the process, Rapid Photo Downloader is just the ticket. But if you prefer to do that from the command line, here is a simple Bash script cobbled together by yours truly. (Distributions)

Links 22/10/2010: Linux 2.6.37 Preview, Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 Betaview story

http://techrights.org – Contents GNU/Linux Distributions Devices/Embedded Free Software/Open Source Leftovers Clip of the Day GNU/Linux LPI recognized by UK education authorities The Linux Professional Institute (LPI), the world’s premier Linux certification organization, announced that the LPIC-1 certification program for Linux professionals has been accepted as a nationally recognized IT accreditation fo (General)

[ubuntu] ubuntu 10.04.1 - connect to adsl using command line?view story

http://ubuntuforums.org – the problem is i cant connect to adsl with pon dsl-provider or any command line. (HowTos)

[ubuntu] Wireless help ASUS P5KPL-CMview story

http://ubuntuforums.org – Hi, just switched my ASUS P5KPL-CM desktop over from XP to 10.04 On XP I was using to my Netgear Wireless-N 300 Router. Now, Auto Eth0 line no problem, but I have no option to "enable wireless" I tried to follow another users thread. (HowTos)

Missing text when using Wineview story

http://www.linuxquestions.org – Normally wine works well for me but I'm having trouble with one particular Windows app called Communicator, a voip softphone. The app starts up and the window is put on the screen but there is no text. Check boxes are drawn and filled and input boxes are shown, but still no text. All my system fonts are installed for wine to work. (HowTos)

extract xml from a large text file then write it to a new fileview story

http://www.linuxquestions.org – Hello, I have a huge text file generated from our system and i need a script that asks the user to specify which file to open, Once the file is open, the script should extract ALL of the XML in that file ONLY and then write it to another file. The XML needs to be extracted in to the new file, currently it is not arranged very well, so will need some line breaks once i have completed the latte (HowTos)

External commands on Windowsview story

http://vim.wikia.com – Comments: thoughts ← Older revision Revision as of 10:31, October 22, 2010 Line 58: Line 58: We REALLY need to rename this tip. Something like "Mapping a key to run an ex command". Do we need to mention external commands at all in the title? Maybe two titles, one with :ex command, one with external command? (HowTos)