Book on how Linux works from an administrator's point of view?view story

http://unix.stackexchange.com – I did find this book, but I was wondering whether there's a newer book on the market, because this one was released in 2004. I'm sure a lot has changed in the past 7 years? I need a book that helps me understand linux, instead of just giving me console recipes to reach certain goals. (HowTos)

How To: Fix Samsung Galaxy Nexus MTP File Transfer for Ubuntu GNU/Linux 11.10view story

http://www.humans-enabled.com – So I've been so lucky as to have gotten my hands on a spankin' new Samsung Galaxy Nexus phone with Android Linux "Ice Cream Sandwich" version from Verizon!I have to tell you, I am thoroughly enjoying this phone! I'm loving it! (HowTos)

FOSDEM12 Cross-Distribution Devroom: (Last) Call for Participationview story

http://news.opensuse.org – FOSDEM is the biggest event organized by and for the Free and Open Source (FOSS) community. Its goal is to provide developers a place to meet, come together and share and discuss ideas. The event happens 4-5 February 2012 in Brussels, Belgium. And there will again be a cross-distribution mini conference at FOSDEM this year. (Distributions)

No picture with hardware acceleration on mplayerview story

https://bbs.archlinux.org – I don't really use mplayer, but I noticed with VLC that I had to turn off hardware acceleration in VLC preferences for VLC to work.  Might need to do something similar in mplayer when not using vaapi. David Batson https://bbs.archlinux.org/profile.php?id=53236 2011-12-16T01:16:49Z (HowTos)

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)

[ubuntu] Touch-screen driver problemview story

http://ubuntuforums.org – OS: Ubuntu 11.04 – Natty Narival BIOS: ASUS EFI BIOS Utility: Version 2.00.1201 Monitor: LG – FLATRON T1710 SITUATION: The official driver for the LG monitor, only supports winXP and winVista OS. (Hardware)

[ubuntu] internal webcam not workingview story

http://ubuntuforums.org – Hey folks, after searching many posts and forums I must seek the help of the Ubuntu forum. My internal webcam mysteriously stopped working. I am running Ubuntu 10.10 on a Toshiba Satellite Laptop A305-S6916. Also, I have a dedicated 512 ATI graphics card. (Hardware)

how to change Login screen in Ubuntu 11.10view story

http://blog.sudobits.com – Ubuntu 11.10 (oneiric ocelot) uses LightDM, a simple, light weight and fast login manager (older versions of Ubuntu were based on gdm (Gnome Display Manager)). Ubuntu 11.10 has arrived (currently beta 2 has released, final would be released on Oct 13, 2011) changes, including some changes in selection of default applications. (HowTos)

Ubuntu 11.10 (Oneiric Ocelot) Screenshots Galleryview story

http://www.debianadmin.com – The Ubuntu team is pleased to announce Ubuntu 11.10 Beta 2.Codenamed “Oneiric Ocelot”, 11.10 continues Ubuntu’s proud tradition of integrating the latest and greatest open source technologies into a high-quality, easy-to-use Linux distribution. (Distributions)

CreBS – Create Background Slideshow (wallpaper changer) for Gnome Desktopview story

http://ubuntuguide.net – Create Background Slideshow (CreBS for short) is a Python/GTK application used to create and set desktop wallpaper slideshows for the GNOME desktop, and, by extension, the Linux distributions that use it, such as Fedora and Ubuntu. (HowTos)