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[Solved] Messed up my systemview story

http://crunchbanglinux.org – So I was trying to backup my whole system to my external HD. Upon selecting the directory where the backup would be placed, I noticed there were some files on the HD I don' t need anymore. Thus, I moved them to trash. But, since these files were large (75 / 80 Gb total), my / partition got full.That' s easily solved; just empty the trash. (HowTos)

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Dropbox howtoview story

http://crunchbanglinux.org – NOTE: There is an updated Dropbox installation guide available on the wiki, see: http://crunchbanglinux.org/wiki/howto/h … up_dropbox-----First off, what is Dropbox? Well, according to the Dropbox website:Dropbox is the easiest way to share and store your files online.Having tried Dropbox myself, I have to agree that it is pretty sweet, and that is coming from a guy who runs rsync everyday. (HowTos)

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Xfce: Compiz, RGBA Transparency, UI Tweaksview story

http://crunchbanglinux.org – I have a brand new installation of Statler Xfce I'm getting to know.  Let's copy this desktop theme I made and maybe we can all learn something...<edit>Conky and tint2 workarounds are posted later on, or post a message for help.</edit>Up front I should say that I'm ignoring Conky as I don't use it and I haven't done any experimenting with getting Conky to (HowTos)

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checking if the server safe to shutdownview story

http://www.linuxquestions.org – Hello, I just setup a mysql slave server, and it's running smoothly, except I should manually check if the server safe to shutdown every time I need to restart or shutdown it. This problem is related with temporary tables that master server created, as described in mysql doc. So, I think of making custom shell script that will automatically run each time before the slave server restart/shutdown (HowTos)

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X hangs and X crashesview story

http://forums.opensuse.org – Hello everyone, New user here, just installed OpenSuse 11.3 a week ago. I have been having a problem with the computer I'm using were it keeps freezing (mouse works, however nothing else does). Usually to get out of it I have to use REISUB signal for a forced reboot. This only used to happen once in a while, but was still annoying. Tried a new video card, new motherboard... neither helped. (Distributions)

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Samba PDC Domain Join Error - "The Specified computer account could not be found..."view story

http://www.linuxquestions.org – Good evening, I get the following error when prompted for my user name and password when finally joining the domain. "The specified computer account could not be found. Contact an administrator to verify the account is in the domain. If the account has been deleted, unjoin, reboot and rejoin the domain." (HowTos)

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[ubuntu] network issue after cloning with clonezillaview story

http://ubuntuforums.org – Hello, I have a strange problem with Ubuntu 10.04. I use several identical PC's (Atom N330 with NVidia Ion from Foxcon). To setup the PC's, I installed Ubuntu 10.04 on one machine. This machine works perfect. Then I save the disk with Clonezilla and restore it to the other machines. From time to time, the clones don't have a (wired) networck connection. (HowTos)

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Cannot mount unencrypted directory to encrypted home directory with fstab?view story

http://www.linuxquestions.org – I have Ubuntu Karmic. I chose to install with an encrypted home directory. Recently I got a warning that I only had 2GB of drive space left. This is mostly because of my videos. So I went and bought a new hard drive and partitioned it and made 1 ext4 partition and copied my videos all to the new hard drive. (HowTos)

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Funny thing about monitor brightness...view story

http://www.linuxquestions.org – Hi Forum... So this is the issue... : when I use slackware/Kde in my lappy, as soon as battery go below some charge level, ( 5% i guess ), the display dims to low intensity... so eventually the batt dries off, or I turn the lappy off... Next time i reboot, connected to AC, display goes to its default brightness level... (HowTos)

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[SOLVED] e2fsck fails: "The superblock could not be read or does not describe a correct ext2"view story

http://www.linuxquestions.org – I have a system running linux 2.6.26.3, with the ext3 filesystem. I'm trying to upgrade the system to the linux 2.6.33.2. The older linux kernel used /dev/hda# device to access the filesystem. The new kernel is using /dev/sda# to access the same filesystem. When I boot using 2.6.33.2, the filesystem seems to be recognized and mounted fine, but e2fsck fails. (HowTos)