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run scriptin userspace on barcode being scannedview story

http://www.linuxquestions.org – I have a usb barcode scanner that is recognized as HID device and works fine as a keyboard. I have a small program (that i found and don't understand) that decodes the barcode and outputs the numbers (it seems letters are missing). I can run this program before login and thereby have a headless barcode scanner. (HowTos)

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Extend Existing Linux partitionview story

http://superuser.com – I had a dual boot hard drive with Windows / Centos 6.5. I no longer needed Windows so I removed the /dev/sda1 and /dev/sda2 via fdisk. (HowTos)

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Citrix does not work after Opensuse Update; how to narrow down the issue?view story

http://superuser.com – I am using the Citrix Receiver under OpenSuse 13.1. I made an system update this weekend and realized, that the Receiver does not start anymore, when I launch the shortcut on the according website, where I want to connect to. I also tried to start the Citrix Receiver just by KLauncher, which did not work. (HowTos)

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Xfce 4.11view story

http://www.linuxquestions.org – Slackware 14.1 ships XFCE 4.10 (and same 4.8 components). There is no official XFCE 4.12, but several components were updated to version 4.11. Here you can find build scripts for the latest XFCE packages. It is based on the Patrick Volkerding's build scripts, with only minor bugs corrections and a extra dependency (libUnique). I tested the packages in my laptop, the only issue is some menu icons (HowTos)

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Debian/Knoppix 7.3 live CD install network questionview story

http://www.linuxquestions.org – hello linux users; long time no .c Booting with a live Knoppix 7.3 disk on a Dell Precision m4700, Windows Boot Manager sees the disk and displays: Windows 7 Debian GNU/Linux - Continue with install process Selecting Debian takes me to the Debian installer main menu. Everything goes well until I get to the option to detect network hardware. (HowTos)

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Difference in opening a file in Python in Linux versus Windowsview story

http://superuser.com – What are the differences, if any, in how Python deals with opening/closing a file in Windows versus doing the same in Linux? I understand that in Linux the kernel acts as an interface between the software and the data stored in a hardware block device. Does Windows primarily do the same thing, or is there something under the hood that Python does to ensure the information is interpreted properly? (HowTos)

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How to establish connection to work VPNview story

http://www.linuxquestions.org – I need to connect to my employer's VPN from my Slackware desktop system at home. I can connect from my home network on both a Windows 7 laptop of my own, and from a MacBook Air that was issued to me. I set up the Win 7 laptob by duplicating the information from the MacBook. (HowTos)

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rsync - Identical drives or not?view story

http://www.linuxquestions.org – Hi I was wondering if rsync require the hard drive to be identical in the same way RAID does? Because i have some drives that is the same size, but isn't the same brand. (HowTos)

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ACPI: Unable to dock!view story

http://www.linuxquestions.org – Hello I have problem with resume from suspend mode in x220 lenovo thinkpad. I made couple of tests, and i reached a conclusion, that problem is occurring when i suspend laptop with plugged in usb wifi adapter alfa awus 036nha, and when i resume with still plugged in adapter. When i do not plug anything - it's just fine. When i suspend with usb adapter, and disconnect it while in suspend mode - (HowTos)

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How to add subtitles and an additional audio track to a DVD without having to re-encode the original audio/video data?view story

http://superuser.com – So I have this DVD with medium-quality video recordings. I'd like to augment it by subtitles (in two languages) and add a second audio track (a translation). So far I only found tools that require to "rip" the original DVD (which involves re-encoding A/V data), performing some manipulations and convert it back to DVD. Is there a way to do what I want without having this re-encoding step? (HowTos)