Links 15/11/2010: Avaya Dumps Microsoft for GNU/Linux, Pelagicore Joins the Linux Foundationview story

http://techrights.org – Contents GNU/Linux Distributions Devices/Embedded Free Software/Open Source Leftovers Clip of the Day GNU/Linux Avaya drops Microsoft with IP Office 6.1 update Communication platform switches to Linux Desktop Open Source Desktops May Not Happen for Small Biz For all the talk of how open source software is kicking butt and taking names in the cloud space (see: Red Hat, Ubuntu, Novell) (General)

icons disappeared 64-current upgradeview story

http://www.linuxquestions.org – I've (almost successfully) upgraded my 64-current. 1. It used to be or is? 64-current multilib, however, before the upgrade I commented out any blacklisted packages in slackpkg's blacklist file (including aaa_eflibs) slackpkg update, install-new, upgrade-all, clean system (removed all the packages that were specified in changelogs.txt as removed) When started X two things were wrong. 1. (HowTos)

Hooking in Linuxview story

http://www.linuxquestions.org – Hi all, does anyone know how to intercept the mouse and keyboard events in Linux,like hooking technique in Window ? (HowTos)

s3virge driverview story

http://www.linuxquestions.org – Hi everybody! After updating to unstable my dual monitor settings doesn't work anymore. I have a nvidia card and an old s3virge compatible card. When i use my old config (the one before updating to unstable), I get two black screens and no ctrl-alt-f1/del reaction. This is the log: Code: (==) ModulePath set to "/usr/lib/xorg/modules" (WW) AllowEmptyInput is on, devices using drive (HowTos)

X-org Server and Input-configureview story

https://www.centos.org – My issue: Bluetooth mouse, that connects when X-server started. So, server reads info about all-input from /dev/input/mice and can not use /dev/input/event*(because when server starts - this device... [by madRat] (Distributions)

alt key stuck onview story

https://www.centos.org – Had to try all 8 USB ports but one finally started to work, one of the case ports, not the motherboard ports. Makes me think that some of the USB ports may be bad but the mouse is working without i... [by Myiagros] (Distributions)

Problem returning to TTY7 from any TTY. (Best explained with a screenshot)view story

http://www.linuxquestions.org – Hello. I am using VectorLinux 6.0 standard with Gnome SlackBuild (GSB) 2.22.1 on a GigaByte w536m laptop with Intel Crestline GM 965 video card. My problem is when ever I switch to another TTY (Ctrl+Alt+F1-6) and then back to TTY7 (the one with X) all the text is gone and most of the images too. "A picture is worth a thousand words" (1280x800 resolution) http://img43.imageshack.us/img43 (HowTos)

post your rc.xml tweaks for openbox.view story

http://crunchbanglinux.org – sry if a thread like this has already been made, a did a breif search but didnt see anything.so, in the style of the conky thread, here's the openbox's rc.xml thread. (i suppose the menu.xmls might wanna sneak in here from time to time too)at the very least, you'll be making a backup for yourself.but i think most of us will see that the real benefit here is the sharing. (HowTos)

Logitech Marathon Mouse M705view story

http://techgage.com – Wireless mice offer a plethora of benefits to their users, but the most common complaint about them is the lack of battery-life, or the need to change the batteries at all. Logitech aims to make things a bit easier on people with its Marathon Mouse M705... a mouse that uses two AA batteries and lasts an entire three years. Yes, three years. (General)

PS2 wheel mouse/wheel does not workview story

http://www.linuxquestions.org – The wheel on my PS2 wheel mouse does not work. When I use the USB port using an adapter, it works fine. The wheel works with Puppy Linux, so I know the hardware is fine. Thank you. (HowTos)