Child protection week starts todayview story

http://www.itwire.com – Commencing today on Fathers' Day, Australia's National Child Protection Week promotes the belief that it is everyone's responsibility to make their community child friendly.  This applies to all aspects of childhood ranging from their physical environment to the time spent on-line. (IT news)

[ubuntu] Mounting hard drives across a networkview story

http://ubuntuforums.org – My wife and I have separate desktops, both running Ubuntu 10.04. We're both connected via ethernet cable to our home network. Our eventual plan is to buy her another computer, and at that point her existing one will become the network hub for a HTPC setup. What I'm trying to figure out right now is how to configure my computer to see and mount her hard drives across our network. (HowTos)

Images in Conky (specifically rhythmbox album art)view story

http://crunchbanglinux.org – i've been looking for this for a while, and thought others might be too, so i thought i'd give a quick run down on what i'm doing.pretty, i know ;)alright, first off, you gotta grab the conky source (http://sourceforge.net/projects/conky/files/), then extract it, ./configure it, with "--enable-imlib2" (source), then make and install it.from there, install conkyRhythmbox by (HowTos)

video card error Hauppauge WinTV-HVR 1850 kernel 2.6.27-17-generic (Ubuntu Intrepid)view story

http://www.linuxquestions.org – Hello, I am trying to install a Hauppauge 1850 video card into Linux Home automation system (LinuxMCE) which is based on Ubuntu Intrepid (I can't upgrade the kernel since this is what the LinuxMCE distribution supports) I am feeding analog signal to the video card, either through a coax analog connection or an RCA analog connection. (HowTos)

need answers regarding case statements in bash scriptsview story

http://www.linuxquestions.org – while learning to write bash scripts, i decided to write some script that, given an integer as input, will tell you the square root of that integer (provided the integer in question is a perfect square). i have already done on using primarily if statements and a while loop. i decided that using a case statement would be a lot simpler and i would be able to make the script more functional. (HowTos)

ext4 journal, question about levelsview story

http://www.linuxquestions.org – There are 3 of them: data=journal data=ordered data=writeback Do I understand it correct - "writeback" provides best performance and you can lose data easily. "Journal" provides worst performance and best data protection. (HowTos)

Ubuntu for Non-Geeksview story

http://oreilly.com – The new edition of this best-selling guide to Ubuntu for beginners covers Ubuntu 10.04, Lucid Lynx. Grant tackles topics likely to be of interest to the average desktop user such as installing software; connecting to the Internet; working with flash drives, printers, and scanners; burning CDs and DVDs; playing audio and video; using iPods; customization; and even a bit of the command line. (General)

[ubuntu] Would like to optimize DSL connection/performanceview story

http://ubuntuforums.org – My DSL is working and my computer is on line but I would like to optimize my connection for better speed. I found a utility for this at speedguide.net but it was written for Windows. Something like this for ubuntu would be great. Thanks in advance for any help that anyone can provide! (HowTos)

nxserver now broken?view story

http://forums.opensuse.org – I can no longer make client connections (neither from home/ubuntu nor from localhost) to nxserver on . The gripe is "no subscription information found on server"" but the server.lic (chmod=400) and is clearly the perpetual free 2-user license. Authentication completes successfully. (Distributions)

Debian upgrade fails 4 packages udev, can only boot into safemodeview story

http://www.linuxquestions.org – Hi, Debian testing: Kernel: Linux 2.6.32-5-amd64 I can now only boot into safemode because I cannot get these 4 packages to upgrade: udev media-player-info xserver-xorg-core xserver-xorg-video-intel udev refuses to configure. The full output is below. (HowTos)