14
Why was android linux based?view story

http://android.stackexchange.com – Why did Google chose to base Android on Linux (the kernel) which has a different license than the rest of their code (GPLv2 vs Apache), and didn't use a more "permissive" OS like FreeBSD (which is also known to be much more secure)? (HowTos)

5
Modifying my Wallpaper changerview story

http://crunchbang.org – This is the wallpaper changer I am using with Crunchbang and it works great!#!/bin/bash # directory containing images DIR="/home/randy/images/wallpapers/Wallpaper" # select a random jpg from the directory PIC=$(ls $DIR/*.jpg | shuf -n1) # use nitrogen to set wallpaper nitrogen --set-zoom-fill $PICI would like to put this on my wife's PC. (HowTos)

3
[ubuntu] Linux kernel drivers problemview story

http://ubuntuforums.org – Hey, Guys. i am new to Ubuntu and i am having a problem with updating the linux kernel drivers. i tried to update the software from 12.04 to 14.04, but then it showed and error so i decided to go and update what's need to be updated (no idea why i did that). (Hardware)

3
How do I remove Cinnamon, Cinnamon (Software Rendering), Gnome, Gnome Flashback?view story

http://ubuntuforums.org – Hello guys, I am new to ubuntu and generally new to linux. I think i have landed myself into a real problem here. I am using ubuntu 14.04 with unity DE. I had another DE, Gnome 3 installed but didn't really use it much. Today I thought Id try out the Cinnamon DE and downloaded it from http://www.omgubuntu.co.uk/2014/07/n...04-ppa-stable/. (Hardware)

5
QT 5 and ELDK for Armv7aview story

http://qt-project.org – Hi, I’ve been working with a pre-configured machine running Ubuntu 10.04 LTS with Qt 4.8.2, ELDK 5.2.1 for Armv7a and Qt Creator 2.x.x, however some of the “modules”* such as phonon don’t seem to be installed which in terms turns to be a pain due to the type of app I’m trying to come up with. Also, almost getting myself into a desperate state, I decided to pick up (HowTos)

3
Mulish microSD cardview story

http://ubuntuforums.org – I hope i chose right section. (Hardware)

4
Multiple problems with Sandisk SSD & Samsung SSD on Asus M5A97 EVO R2.0 motherboardview story

http://ubuntuforums.org – I have an odd problem that I don't know how to fix. My PC consists of an Asus M5A97 EVO R2.0 motherboard, to which three HDDs are attached: Port 1: WDC 2TB HDD Port 2: Samsung SSD 840 EVO 1TB Port 4: SanDisk SDSSDH2256G (picture: 2014-10-19 12.31.09.jpg) When I turn on my PC for the first time of the day, and it tries to boot from the SanDisk SSD, the message I'm usually greeted with (Hardware)

5
LIGHTDM (cant login) PLZ HELP!!!view story

http://ubuntuforums.org – Hi and sorry for my english maybe this is not the right forum but try other and nothing :( so I have install Arch Linux with Evo/Lution and when the installation was done I rebooted my system and I was on the login screen with (LIGHTDM) or maybe (LXDM) but the problem here is that I cant choose my DESKTOP where you have the choice to choose default desktop my is BLANK and my system will not logi (Hardware)

3
It's only properview story

http://crunchbang.org – Recently found and tried #!.I have been using Ubuntu distros for a while now, so I'm not new to Linux. I first started tinkering with computers when I was young. When I was 8 years old I became fluent in my first programming language, Small Basic. Since then I have explored and tinkered with most anything to do with computers. (HowTos)

3
Is Programming on a Chromebook Possible?view story

http://forums.anandtech.com – Need a lappie for university. (Hardware)