iptables routing - host inaccessible publiclyview story

http://serverfault.com – i have a dedicated openVPN server sitting behind a NAT router and i have the server's static IP set in the DMZ; the problem is that with current rule set (as seen in the screenshot below) i cannot connect to the VPN server from the internet, nor SSH for that matter; however, if i allow traffic on eth0 all is fine but that pretty much allows any kind of traffic to reach the host and that completely (HowTos)

January 2012 Screenshot threadview story

http://crunchbanglinux.org – Happy New Year to you all! (HowTos)

How to select GRUB install deviceview story

http://askubuntu.com – I apologize in advance for asking a question I suspect is very, very simple. I just got a dedicated server running Ubuntu and I'm using SSH to access it. I ran sudo apt-get dist-upgrade and got the following error message: "The Grub boot loader was previously installed to a disk that is no longer present or whose normally unique indentifier was changed for some reason. (HowTos)

Converting contacts for UbuntuOneview story

http://askubuntu.com – I run Ubuntu 11.10 with Thunderbird as main address book; I also have the thunderbird-couchdb package installed. I know the U1 Contacts service status has not been working lately: Contacts 2011-11-29 Syncing of contacts is not working for some users due to server issues. (HowTos)

Add Subversion to XAMPP Apache installview story

http://serverfault.com – I am trying to get my Apache server restarted after trying to install Subversion. I have added the following lines to my httpd.conf file for Apache: LoadModule dav_svn_module modules/mod_dav_svn.so LoadModule authz_svn_module modules/mod_authz_svn.so But Apache won't restart and the error log file shows this: C:/xampp/apache/modules/mod_dav_svn.so into server: The specified mo (HowTos)

Notebook + External Display: How to tell Xubuntu not to clone but to expand the laptop display to the external one?view story

http://askubuntu.com – I went to the Settingsmanager and selected Display. The external display was listed there. So I selected Use this output (see Screenshot) and after hitting apply the notebook screen was cloned to the external display. But what I wanted was for it to be expanded, not cloned. Unfortunately I cannot find any option for that. Is there such an option? Greatful for any hints! (HowTos)

Ubuntu11.10 Update Manager unable to updatesview story

http://askubuntu.com – In last few days my Ubuntu 11.10 update manager is unable to get new updates. When I checked update log I saw that for couple of updates it says "Network isn't available". For other updates it downloaded logs and and internet connection also works fine. Unable to attached screenshot due to SPAM prevention policy. (HowTos)

Gnome Shell Extension Emptyview story

http://askubuntu.com – Here is the situation. Changed unity shell to gnome shell. Installed the gnome tweak tool, installed the shell extension, themes, etc...everything i normally need to do that is installed When i go to gnome tweak tool, and click on shell extension, the right list is empty I've surfed the web and questions for answer. (HowTos)

pager program like less, able to repeat top N linesview story

http://unix.stackexchange.com – Is there any way to make less program repeat first line (or first 2 lines) on every displayed page? Is there any other pager program which can do this? This would be a killer-app for database table browsing, think mysql or psql or gqlplus... For those of you who don't get the idea, see the screenshot in the bottom of this page. I want to repeat header line + horizontal ascii bar. (HowTos)

Sysrq and keeps doing screen shotsview story

http://unix.stackexchange.com – I don't know if this has happened to anybody before, but I have enabled SysRq in the kernel like this: $su #echo 1 > /proc/sys/kernel/sysrq and confirmed that it worked. Fn-F1 is my SysRq key. But every time I press Alt-Fn-F1 and any other letter that should go here like t it doesn't work. It just takes a screenshot. Even pressing r takes a screenshot. It this common? (HowTos)