Canonical picks open-source leader for COOview story

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Having trouble with X11/X86; starts up, but no desktopview story

http://www.linuxquestions.org – Hi everyone. So I started with DSL and used its debian frugal installer to install it to the harddrive. So now I can boot from the hard drive, and I've apt-get'd it to Sarge. However, now it does not completely load up the GUI. I can use startx to get the odd background with the X as a cursor, but that's it. (HowTos)

How To Remove Public and Guest Permissions in SQL Server 2005 and 2008?view story

http://digitizor.com – In SQL Server 2005 and 2008 versions, most objects have public permissions granted by default and you can’t get rid of the “public” role easily. And, it is quite possible that you may think these permissions are required for the SQL Server to work properly. (HowTos)

Every site on Firefox "use an invalid security certificate"view story

http://forums.opensuse.org – Hi. I'm running OS11.1 with Gnome, and yesterday I wanted to try Firefox 3.6, so I went to the download page, found the one-click install for it (from Mozilla repo) and installed it. It updated a bunch of other packages, and then I started the program. It wouldn't start, giving out an error about not founding some GRE thing, or something. (Distributions)

Internet banking usb stick setupview story

http://www.linuxquestions.org – I'm a Linux newbe, i've tried Ubuntu, Debian, and Fedora so far. My parents are using the same (windows) laptop for internet banking, as my little brother does for doing all sorts of dangerous things. So I thought I'd create a persistent bootable linux usb stick just for internet banking. It has to: - be a stable and secure distribution. (HowTos)

Microsoft’s former Vice President speaks out against Microsoft’s lack of innovationsview story

http://digitizor.com – Dick Brass, a Vice President at Microsoft from 1997 to 2004, wrote an article in The New York Times in which he speaks out against what he calls “Creative Destruction” in Microsoft. In the article, he discussed why Microsoft is no longer the company leading the technology revolution that it was some years ago. (HowTos)

Unable to connect to Apache at home from outsideview story

http://www.linuxquestions.org – I'm running Slackware 13. Apache has been configured and running. That is to say, I can access the server pages on my machine locally using the current DHCP IP address. (HowTos)

USN-894-1: Linux kernel vulnerabilitiesview story

http://www.ubuntu.com – Referenced CVEs:  CVE-2009-4020, CVE-2009-4021, CVE-2009-4031, CVE-2009-4138, CVE-2009-4141, CVE-2009-4308, CVE-2009-4536, CVE-2009-4538, CVE-2010-0003, CVE-2010-0006, CVE-2010-0007, CVE-2010-0291 Description:  =========================================================== Ubuntu Sec (Distributions)

News: Microsoft blames developers for shoddy securityview story

http://www.raiden.net – Microsoft is blaming developers for not making secure enough code and is condescendingly offering to help them out with that.more ... (Distributions)

Jaw-dropping and life-changing details about Chinese attacks on Google emergeview story

http://www.downloadsquad.com – Filed under: Internet, Security, Google (General)