Can't enable DMA on cd rom driveview story

https://bbs.archlinux.org – [pilgrim@archie network.d]$ hdparm -i /dev/sr0 /dev/sr0: HDIO_DRIVE_CMD(identify) failed: Bad address Model=MATSHITADVD-RAM UJ892, FwRev=SB01, SerialNo=HG97 693542 Config={ Fixed Removeable DTR<=5Mbs DTR>10Mbs nonMagnetic } RawCHS=0/0/0, TrkSize=0, SectSize=0, ECCbytes=0 BuffType=unknown, BuffSize=unknown, MaxMultSect=0 (maybe): CurCHS=0/0/0, CurSects=0, LBA=yes, LBAsects=0 IORDY=o (HowTos)

lxdm and consolekit issueview story

https://bbs.archlinux.org – Hi,I have 2 PC's, both Archlinux, both lxdm, both Xfce.On my laptop, Xfce works fine.On my desktop, after login I do not have shutdown/reboot buttons in Xfce.On this computer, here is what ck-list-sessions says :Session1:    unix-user = '1000'    realname = '(null)'    seat = 'Seat2'    session-type = ''  &#1 (HowTos)

Lightweight internet radio appview story

https://bbs.archlinux.org – I vouch for mplayer in a separate console I use this:script to "select" radio:terminal -T "window title" -H -x mplayerplayplaylist "url"mplayerplayplaylist:#!/bin/bash url="$1" if [ -e "$1" ] then mplayer -quiet -playlist "$1" else time=$(date +%s) agent="Mozilla/5.0 (X11; Linux x86_64) AppleWebKit/534.24 (KHTML, like Gecko) Chr (HowTos)

Setting up Apache virtualhosts pointing at files in user directory. Worked fine on Ubuntu, now I'm on Fedoraview story

http://serverfault.com – I've recently moved from Ubuntu to Fedora. (HowTos)

1GB USB flash drive multiboot - Puppy Bodhi Slitaz Hirens and moreview story

http://crunchbanglinux.org – If you have a spare 1GB or 2GB USB flash drive and want to try out some lightweight Linux distributions:Gooplusplus HowTo documentation: http://www.gooplusplus.com/usb-multiboot-1gb.pdfDescription and download torrent: http://h33t.com/details.php?id=79144496 … 42f5ba36efAlternative web-based torrent downloader: http://torrific.com//Note: for USB 2.0 / 3.0 PC use -  not recommended for ol (HowTos)

Screwed up MBR and boot partition, can't fix it [SOLVED]view story

https://bbs.archlinux.org – the.ridikulus.rat wrote:Try this from grub> promptgrub > insmod search_fs_file grub > search.file /vmlinuz-linux root grub > linux /vmlinuz-linux ro root=/dev/<ur device> grub > initrd /initramfs-linux.img grub > bootThanks, this worked for me. (HowTos)

slow data transfer rate on usb 3 external DD with ntfs partition onlyview story

https://bbs.archlinux.org – solstice wrote:it began to make a few click noise when I was copying data to/from it.I can't believe it. It's a 2 week old harddrive. a western digital suposed to be good quality.Have I broken it or what ?I have made a badblocks scan before trying to use it and found no problem. (HowTos)

/home not mounting correctly?view story

https://bbs.archlinux.org – I tried running dmenu_run and get the following error:mkdir: cannot create directory `/root': Permission denied /usr/bin/dmenu_run: line 9: /root/.cache/dmenu_run: Permission deniedTrying to create /root? This certainly confuses me. (HowTos)

GUI notifications from privileged scripts?view story

https://bbs.archlinux.org – I have various scripts which use a facility to trigger a GUI popup notification under certain conditions. Many of these scripts are run with root privileges but I need the popups to appear in a user's X session. I'm trying to migrate these scripts from OS X to Linux but I've run into some problems. (HowTos)

netcfg: Configuring a bridge for use with virtual machines (VMs)view story

https://bbs.archlinux.org – I've been trying to make virt-manager do all the work to see if it's possible.  Seems that in order to do so, libvirt needs the ability to pass options to dnsmasq (and possibly script hooks), but that isn't something I can work on right now.I need this VM up and running this weekend, so I've at least managed to get NAT working.  But I was disappointed to find out that (HowTos)