Lightweight Portable Security is a portable Linux distro from the Department of Defense.view story

http://linuxlandit.blogspot.com – Lightweight Portable Security (LPS-Public) is a bootable live CD designed by the Department of Defense so that government employees can access data from a public computer without worrying about security violations. Booting from a CD and executing from system RAM, the lightweight Linux distro should be safe from spyware or viruses, and since the LPS-Public does not mount to the hard drive of t (HowTos)

How can I move tray icons like skype to the left of the network icon?view story

http://crunchbanglinux.org – I don't like the icons being between network manager and volumn icons. So how can I move icons like Skype, Opera, Pidgin etc to the left of the wifi/nm icon?current screenshot:I'm using #! (HowTos)

Pidgin sipe pluginview story

http://chakra-project.org – abveritas wrote:Pidgin has some other plugins bundled-in already (OTR is one), either with the next pidgin update, or if I can find time, it'll be sooner, I'll add this plugin.  If it works with the bundle ofc .Will be awesome , I also would like to test this (HowTos)

empathy and pidgin cannot connect to AIMview story

http://askubuntu.com – I'm on 11.10 and after an update last week I can no longer connect to AIM with Empathy or Pidgin. I can connect with Kopete so I know it's not the AIM account. I've tried deselecting "use clientLogin" in Pidgin and that made no difference. I've uninstalled and re-installed both Pidgin and Empathy but that made no difference. Does anyone have any other suggestions? (HowTos)

Disable spell checker in Pidginview story

http://askubuntu.com – How can I disable spell checker in Pidgin? Any idea? I searched on the web, but didn't find anything. (HowTos)

Empathy 3.4 and pidgin-skype in Ubuntu 12.04view story

http://askubuntu.com – I'm trying to connect to Skype throught Empathy 3.4 in Ubuntu 12.04 i386 (last update installed) I installed the pidgin-skype plugin, but there is no bigbrownchunx-skype-dbus protocol in list. It works fine with Pidgin. (HowTos)

[ubuntu] errors encountered with apt-get and dpkg, cannot upgrade/install/autoremoveview story

http://ubuntuforums.org – I've encountered this problem and searched and tried many of the suggestions I've found to no avail. This occurs on Lucid, 2.6.32-39-generic. For example, sudo apt-get autoremove gives: Code: sudo apt-get autoremove Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree      Reading state information... (Hardware)

Facebook username too long in Pidginview story

http://askubuntu.com – Currently when chatting in pidgin my name that is displayed whenever I send a chat is too long and makes reading the chat difficult and sometimes confusing. Is there a way to make the display name for all of the different protocols be something shorter like a nickname or something? An example my facebook reads like this (01:14:16 PM) [email protected]/df747fe6_4BBB0493F66AE: and I w (HowTos)

[ubuntu] Unity acting up?view story

http://ubuntuforums.org – I have Ubuntu 11.10 with Unity. All of the sudden my windows decorations decide they're going to disappear(this has been an ongoing issue since I installed Emerald), I don't use Emerald now, I use the GTK windows decorations. (Hardware)

Remove both unity and gnome in Ubuntu 11.10view story

http://askubuntu.com – TL;DR: Can I remove completely unity and gnome3 but keep compiz? Long Version: I really gave a go both to unity and to gnome3. I really did. (HowTos)