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Need help to restart Linux Mint. Flash drive caused failure.view story

http://ubuntuforums.org – I replaced my windows XP (sp3) OS with Linux Mint 17 32-bit (Cinnamon). I didn't knew about file_systems so I chose not to format entire disk as ext4 & let it be NTFS. Few days back I was unable to eject my flash drive because some complicated "exit code 13" issue (see this & this for more information. (Hardware)

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[all variants] I can't do nothing. Stupid root permission bug.view story

http://ubuntuforums.org – Hi! I have a disturbing bug with root permissions in this? I installed xampp through a normal graphical user interface, it ran fine. However it's useless if the whole crap is locked. A web application requires files to be editable in order for it to work. How can a php content management website run in this locked system? (Hardware)

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[ubuntu] failsafe-failure after installing AMD fglrx driver in Ubuntu 14.04view story

http://ubuntuforums.org – after trying every option I can think of (and from the Web), I am forcefully have to ask here :) So first of all my gear: A Dell e6540 laptop Intel Haswell 4800MQ; lspci: Code: 00:02.0 VGA compatible controller: Intel Corporation 4th Gen Core Processor Integrated Graphics Controller (rev 06) 00:03.0 Audio device: Intel Corporation Xeon E3-1200 v3/4th Gen Core Processor HD Audio Control (Hardware)

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[ubuntu] failsafe-failure after installing AMD fglrx driver in Ubuntu 14.04view story

http://ubuntuforums.org – after trying every option I can think of (and from the Web), I am forcefully have to ask here :) So first of all my gear: A Dell e6540 laptop Intel Haswell 4800MQ; lspci: Code: 00:02.0 VGA compatible controller: Intel Corporation 4th Gen Core Processor Integrated Graphics Controller (rev 06) 00:03.0 Audio device: Intel Corporation Xeon E3-1200 v3/4th Gen Core Processor HD Audio Control (Hardware)

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Security audit/probe for Desktops.view story

http://hardforum.com – Hi I'm wondering and have a hard time finding a tool. I got three office that have about 4-5 computers all the office have their own little network and broadband modem. (Hardware)

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New Windows Zero Day Being Exploited Through PowerPointview story

http://hardforum.com – Microsoft has posted a new security advisory (#3010060) warning of a vulnerability in Microsoft OLE that could allow remote code execution using PowerPoint. Quote: Microsoft is aware of a vulnerability affecting all supported releases of Microsoft Windows, excluding Windows Server 2003. (Hardware)

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Possible Issues ?view story

http://ubuntuforums.org – I'm wondering if I have any issues. First if I look at my crontab via [ crontab -l ] it is empty, but in the syslog output below I have some cron jobs trying to run. Is there a different crontab for users and for root ? Also I see that UFW is blocking some requests. I know this is a bit random but, how can I investigate these a bit more to understand and understand my security more. Below is th (Hardware)

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How to disable visible password feedback on the decryption screen of encrypted devices?view story

http://android.stackexchange.com – How do you disable visible password feedback on the decryption screen during boot (for encrypted devices)? I have unchecked "Make passwords visible" under Settings/Security/Passwords but this does not seem to affect the decryption screen at boot time. (HowTos)

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MySQL server spews Error 24's after kernel upgrade on Monday.view story

http://ubuntuforums.org – Before yesterday, our MySQL server on our Ubuntu 14.04 LTS web server was working without issue. (Hardware)

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silim-ma hemenview story

http://crunchbang.org – Hello there everybody!My name is snuggles (well, not really, but you know what I mean), and I have been using #! for a few years (with an unhappy interim period in which I had to run Ubuntu 12.04 on a pre-millennial Dell of old age, that was fun). I decided to try out linux originally when I was at university, realising I could either continue grinding through Diablo 2 etc. (HowTos)