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[kubuntu] cardreader does not recignize sdcardview story

http://ubuntuforums.org – upon inserting mu 16Gb sdcard into the cardreader results to nothing no reaction of kde ( kubuntu ) the card does work, bacause i tested it in an XBMC device, and that device gave an 16Gb extra memory card as storage i want to format the sdcard. my specifications: Kubuntu 14.04 latest updates kernel kubuntu:~# uname -r3.14.22-031422-generic lshw: Code: lshw kubuntu      &n (Hardware)

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Nvidia firmware flashing utility for Linuxview story

http://hardforum.com – Hi guys, EVGA RMAed my dead GTX 770, and I was surprised to see that the new card was running like 15 degrees colder with 15% less fan speed. After looking closer, it appears the difference is due to a BIOS/firmware update. (Hardware)

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[ubuntu] Ubuntu Installation on DELL Inspiron Mini 1018view story

http://ubuntuforums.org – Hello. I'm new to ubuntu and its my first installation of a linux based os. So before I start, I want to know if Ubuntu 14.10 32 bit desktop can be installed on an external usb hard drive to be used with Dell Inspiron Mini 1018? (Hardware)

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Thunderbolt monitor and Linuxview story

http://ubuntuforums.org – Hello, I have a Apple Thunderbolt monitor in the cornor of my room collecting dust. I have upgraded my current motherboard to a Gigabyte GA-Z97x-UD7-TH, which offers two thunderbolt ports. After googing here and there, I have seen reports that the display works on the newest Linux kernel, but I get no joy when loading 3.17. Has anyone had luck with getting a thunderbolt monitor to work? (Hardware)

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CrunchBang and XpressConnectview story

http://crunchbang.org – I have a ThinkPad X120e laptop running CrunchBang Linux I can also dual-boot to Windows 7.  Under Win, it connects fine to my work/campus EAP-TLS WPA-Enterprise network, but I had difficulty under CrunchBang.  The network uses the CloudPath XpressConnect network to set things up via a staging setup network SSID.  I was able to connect to the setup network, select the appropriate thi (HowTos)

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Need to pass Oracle SQL output to Linux and back... Help!view story

http://www.unix.com – Hi all, Hopefully you can help. This is what I'm trying to achieve: Obtain a list of usernames out of an Oracle Database Based on this list, link each username with an Oracle Internet Directory (OID) GUID Using the username and GUID perform a database update for all users Here are the commands: This is SQL which is not the scope of this forum. (HowTos)

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Rise of Linux – a Hacker’s Historyview story

https://www.linux.com – Richard Hillesley looks back to the halcyon days of software hacking to explore the origin of the spirit of Linux. The original code of Linux was written for fun, or in Eric Raymond’s phrase, to ‘scratch the itch’ of Linus Torvalds, and later to satisfy the enthusiasm and programming itch of an assortment of hackers and hobbyists who, for the most part, had grown up i (Software)

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If you have been on the ten year Ubuntu ride you will like this.view story

http://ubuntuforums.org – Just read this article and found it to be the best, accurate take on Ubuntu. Scott Gilbertson did a great job in capturing Ubuntu's history. The article is entitled "Ten years of Ubuntu: How Linux’s beloved newcomer became its criticized king" I think Unity 8 is going to be the make or break aspect of Ubuntu. Ubuntu is going in the same direction as Windows. (Hardware)

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openSUSE Factory and Tumbleweed to Mergeview story

https://www.linux.com – The openSUSE project has announced that the "Factory" and "Tumbleweed" distributions will merge into a single rolling distribution (called "Tumbleweed").  The openSUSE project has announced that the "Factory" and "Tumbleweed" distributions will merge into a single rolling distribution (called "Tumbleweed"). There is also an FAQ posting about the merger. (Software)

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Distribution Release: Ubuntu Kylin 14.10view story

https://www.linux.com – Ubuntu Kylin is a special edition of Ubuntu tailored to Chinese speakers in mainland China.  Ubuntu Kylin is a special edition of Ubuntu tailored to Chinese speakers in mainland China. As has been the tradition over the past couple of years, a new version of Ubuntu Kylin has been released at the same time as Ubuntu 14.10: "We are glad to announce the.... Read more at DistroWatch (Software)