Links 31/1/2011: A Look at Mandriva 2010.2, Sabayon Linux 5.5 is Outview story

http://techrights.org – Contents GNU/Linux Distributions Devices/Embedded Free Software/Open Source Leftovers Clip of the Day GNU/Linux The hidden places where Linux dominates While the fight for desktop dominance is still raging somewhere in the distance, Linux has quietly succeeded in the places no one thinks to look. It’s being used in mobile phones, set-top boxes, media streamers and routers. (General)

Hosting an SSH in Mint (Ubuntu)... >.<view story

http://nixcraft.com – However, I can't seem to find the ip of the server. I've gone through my system and the only connection I've achieved from another computer is on a laptop running windows 7, connecting using PuTTy, and on the same network (connecting via one of the plausible ip's I found, (HowTos)

Doubts in OpenSUSEview story

http://techrights.org – NOBODY denies that OpenSUSE is going through a tough time. It has a lot to do with Novell, maybe even everything to do with Novell (which is steered by Microsoft to an extent). As Tom Jowitt put it the other week: Concerns are being raised over the future of the openSUSE.org project, with reports that Novell is pushing for some sort of spin out of the project. (General)

HOWTO Master Listview story

http://crunchbanglinux.org – Interested in creating a master list of Howto articles / solutions.Instead of everyone stumbling blindly through the forums for problems that have already been solved, we will be starting a wiki page with solutions to create a centralized location for the answers.   Found a good article on the forums?  Found an answer elsewhere (HowTos)

How to fix broken applicationsview story

http://www.linuxquestions.org – I have a number of problems with Exaile. In my old windows days, I would try to fix a broken application by uninstalling and reinstalling it. Is that the best way to fix a Linux application that stops working? I am running Ubuntu 10.04 on a HP Pavillion laptop. Exaile worked fine for a while, but then stopped downloading the Shoutcast station listings. ()

troubles starting with ubuntu 10.04 Lts versionview story

http://www.linuxquestions.org – I just upgrade my latest version started problems with the system to running the initial load, sometimes the process is killed and I have to shutdown cutting of the power and start over again for two or three times in order to run properly. Sometimes the screen is frozen suddenly or closing application shutdown by itself.Someone have the same problem? (HowTos)

xpm.h, Xlib.h error, parameter name omittedview story

http://www.linuxquestions.org – I've had some problems upgrading packages today. The two excerpts below are from trying to build (upgrade) xcircuit. The config.log was 2100 lines, so I'm posting a couple chunks. I had extremely similar errors today when building wine, claws-mail, libunique, and dosemu. (HowTos)

Links 12/1/2011: Mageia Joins OIN, Key Developer Leaves Canonical, MeeGo Spreadsview story

http://techrights.org – Contents GNU/Linux Distributions Devices/Embedded Free Software/Open Source Leftovers Clip of the Day GNU/Linux Audiocasts/Shows Linux Outlaws 185 – Arm Dreads (Distro Review Special) In this special episode, Dan reviews Linux Mint 10 and CyanogenMod 6.1 in detail. [GIMP] Episode 154: Compile! This episode is mostly about Linux and competition. (General)

[ubuntu] No more internet connectionview story

http://ubuntuforums.org – Hi, I've installed Ubuntu 10.04.01 with Wubi. Everything worked correctly untill I have updated some programs, than I can't boot, so I removed totally Ubuntu than I've installed it again. Now I can't connect internet, but I don't have any problem doing it when I boot in windows, and I remember that the first time I used Ubuntu it was all automatic and it connected without problems. (HowTos)

Connection problems and advice on what dongle to buy for use in Linux Distrosview story

http://www.linuxquestions.org – I have been irritated for a long time because I have not been able to connect to my mobile broadband.I had a Broadcom dongle before and it worked very well with Telenor,the same company that created Opera browser.Now I have a D-link DMW156 and it has support for Linux/Debian and Fedora.It seems that Linux/Debian either aborts the driver routines or with Ubuntu keyring is trying to stop the connect (HowTos)