Cinnamon – New GUI for Mint 12view story

http://www.linoob.com – About a week ago while roaming around, i found this very interesting post on Mint Blog that showed a very new project that is aimed at improving the Linux Desktop experience. They are putting a lot into this project to make it more stable, eyecandy and user-friendly. (General)

How to read from specific line number in shell script?view story

http://www.unix.com – I have a text file which is having 30000 lines in it. I have to create a xml file for each 10000 lines until all the lines in the text files are written. Also please help how can i get number of lines in the text file in a shell variable? (HowTos)

Korn Script to connect and query oracle databaseview story

http://www.unix.com – I've been sent the following script to finish. It's supposed to connect to an oracle database, query it, and send an email if the query result value is one or more. Currently it isn't connecting properly, just giving the following error: ERROR: ORA-01017: invalid username/password; logon denied SP2-0306: Invalid option. (HowTos)

+setview story

http://www.unix.com – in the shell there is the next instruction if test "${lt_cv_path_SED+set}" = set; then what does mean +set? (HowTos)

Creating Music Videoview story

http://www.unix.com – i'm flex developer and i'm not familiar with this world. i need to make out of mp3, bitmaps , flv, text a music clip. can i do it with shell? can i use some video editing program on the server ? thanks in advance. (HowTos)

How To Install The GNOME 2 Fork 'Mate' Desktop On Fedora linux?view story

http://unix.stackexchange.com – I am running Fedora 16 and keep wanting to do something about the awkward Desktop. I tried several shell extensions but wasn't satisfied with the results, then I heard about MATE, is there a tutorial on how to install it? (HowTos)

How can I install gsettings schema by gnome shell extension?view story

http://askubuntu.com – I started to write my own Gnome Shell Extensions and can't find any answer to this question -> is there any way, how to install gsettings schema on machine just via extension code (e.g. not copying schema.xml into glib-2.0/schemas directory and compiling by terminal)? (HowTos)

Is there a simple way to create stacked notifications in GNOME Shell?view story

http://askubuntu.com – For example notify-send will create a new notification icon in the tray every time it's executed. I haven't been able to find an easy, preferably scriptable, way of creating these. Example of a "stacked notification" (HowTos)

ksh to get longest timediff report?view story

http://www.unix.com – Hi all, I have a report.log 1,BEAR,2011-11-21 08:49:16.000,2011-11-21 08:53:13.910,San Francisco,,, 2,BEAR,2011-11-21 08:49:16.000,2011-11-21 12:50:31.550,San Francisco,,, 3,BEAR,2011-11-21 08:49:16.000,2011-11-21 08:49:19.987,San Francisco,,, 4,HAWK,2011-11-21 10:36:26.000,2011-11-21 10:45:11.823,Los Angeles,,, 5,HAWK,2011-11-21 10:36:26.000,2011-11-21 12:41:17.763,Los Angeles,,, 6,HAW (HowTos)

How to *use* Hamster with the GNOME shell?view story

http://askubuntu.com – I installed hamster-applet and gnome-shell-extensions-hamster. But I can't see how to actually use it efficiently. It looks like this: How can I start tracking time for a specific project from this "applet"? (HowTos)