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How to properly configure ODBC for Sybase 15.7?view story

http://askubuntu.com – Question: I want to access a sybase database with mono. The only way that is currently possible is with ODBC. But I have problems setting up the Sybase ODBC connection. I have successfully set up ODBC connections for MySQL, PostGre, FireBird, Oracle 11g and even Microsoft Access. (HowTos)

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How To - Conky, Music and Cover Art - 2 Methods for 18 Appsview story

http://crunchbanglinux.org – This How To will cover two methods of using Conky, one of 18 current Linux Music apps and Cover Art from local sources. First and foremost, this work is based off of the development of 2 sources.  Kaivalagi Python Scripts and a  wlourf LUA sphere script that started on the Ubuntu Threads. (HowTos)

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Proper setup of XFCE with Compiz (fonts, cursors, tooltips)view story

https://bbs.archlinux.org – Well I hate to keep bothering the good people of the forums with so many questions but I got such good information last time I can't help but ask how to solve some additional issues I've run into.  I'm sure the information is out there somewhere, I just haven't been able to find it and I figure it can't hurt to ask.1.  Fonts.  I initially ran yaourt cairo-ub (HowTos)

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openSUSE Weekly News 205 is out!view story

http://news.opensuse.org – We are pleased to announce our Issue 205 of the openSUSE Weekly News. openSUSE Weekly News openSUSE Weekly News Team 205 Edition Legal Notice This work (compilation) is licenced under Creative Commons attribution-ShareAlike 3.0 Unported License. The rights for the compilation itself are copyright by Sascha Manns. Opt-Out: If you are an Author and don& (Distributions)

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Ubuntu 12.04: ulteriori novità in arrivoview story

http://www.oneopensource.it – Ormai giunto a conclusione il tanto discusso Ubuntu Developer Summit – con non poche novità, delle quali abbiamo parlato in precedenza – il team guidato da Mark Shuttleworth ha dato conferma ad alcune voci sullo sviluppo di Precise Pangolin. Il kernel di default per questa LTS sarà il prossimo Linux 3.2, il cui rilascio porta diverse novità. (Software)

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Why Do Microsoft Employees Serve Microsoft Even After Leaving? It’s Part of the Contract.view story

http://techrights.org – Summary: Microsoft moles (or “Micromoles”) can finally be explained more properly, using hard evidence which is a typical Microsoft employment contract IN LIGHT of Microsoft’s lawsuit against its own manager (Miszewski) [1, 2, 3, 4] we get a rare chance to look at Microsoft employment contracts: itting in court this week for a hearing in Microsoft’s lawsuit against a fo (General)

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Ostracise Miguel de Icaza Like Stephen Elop Should Have Been Ostracised From Nokiaview story

http://techrights.org – Miguel de Icaza wants a Windows strategy inside GNU/Linux Wikipedia image modified for humourous purposes (this Wikipedia article about Miguel de Icaza says that “[i]“n summer of 1997, he was interviewed by Microsoft for a job in the Internet Explorer Unix team”) Summary: More news about the Trojan horses that are Mono and Moonlight, more lies from the Mono team are outlined, (General)

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Banshee 1.9.3 released and Ubuntu installation instructions includedview story

http://www.ubuntugeek.com – Banshee is an open-source media player, originally called Sonance until 2005.Built upon Mono and Gtk#, it uses the Helix and GStreamer multimedia platform for encoding and decoding various media formats, including Ogg Vorbis, MP3 and FLAC. (HowTos)

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Open Source Community Harmed by Acquisitionview story

http://techrights.org – Summary: Friends and offsprings of Microsoft keep shopping for some of the pillars of the Open Source community, which also weakens the Free software community Black Duck, a proprietary software group with Microsoft roots, is slurping up a lot of open source firms, this time Olliance Group. It’s “more of a Black Ostrich [than a duck] given its size,” remarks Dr. (General)

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Links 10/1/2011: Multi-touch on GNU/Linux, Linux 2.6.37 Already Built for Distrosview story

http://techrights.org – Contents GNU/Linux Distributions Devices/Embedded Free Software/Open Source Leftovers Clip of the Day GNU/Linux Buying a cheap laptop without Windows: Is it worth it? ‘The low-end laptop market in particular is so hard fought that manufacturers will grab for any dollars they can save,’ explains Elmar Geese, chairman of the Linux association in Berlin. (General)