Popular Ubuntu (11.10/10.04) Themesview story

http://blog.sudobits.com – Ubuntu 11.10 is based on Gnome 3 – both Unity and Gnome Shell interface works on the top of Gnome3 in 11.10 (it was not the case in earlier version such as 11.04 – that’s why Unity and Gnome shell were not compatible, anyway it’s not a problem anymore). (HowTos)

Please help me with my homework!!!view story

http://www.unix.com – A shell script is a script written for the shell, or command line interpreter, of an operating system. Typical operations performed by shell scripts include file manipulation, program execution, printing text etc. Shell : In computing, a shell is a piece of software that provides an interface for users. (HowTos)

Enjoy The Best In Linux With Linux Mint 12view story

http://www.makeuseof.com – Linux Mint has been quite a revolutionary distribution, gaining plenty of popularity. (General)

How declare and assign value to a variable?view story

http://www.unix.com – I need to have two variables and want to perform an addition with these variables in shell script. I am using the below script for this, but i have got expr: non-numeric argument error while running the same. Code: #!/bin/sh val1=10 val2=20 while [val1 -gt 5] do echo $val1 val1=$(expr $VAL + $BAL) done Please help me here. (HowTos)

systemd – boot faster and cleaner with openSUSE 12.1view story

http://news.opensuse.org – openSUSE 12.1 features systemd as a replacement for the System V init daemon. systemd provides a new and improved way of booting up your system and managing services. It comes with many new features like socket and dbus-activation, use of cgroups (control groups) and aggressive parallelization capabilities which leads to a faster boot-up of the system. (Distributions)

Samba Connection timeoutview story

http://askubuntu.com – I am using Greyhole and trying to copy on my local machine files from /media/2TB-2 (a hard drive mounted in my PC, /dev/sdb2) to a share which Greyhole monitors at (/shares/Video) and ultimately moves to /media/2TB-1 (a hard drive mounted in my PC, /dev/sda1). The first GB or so copies fine then I get a shell message saying "Connection timed out". I tried uncommenting SO_RCVBUF=8192 SO_SNDBUF=81 (HowTos)

Replacing Awk with One-liner Perlview story

http://www.unix.com – can someone help me translate the following command, from: Code: /usr/bin/awk "/^$TOFDAYM  $TOFDAYD /,0" $LOGFILE to something like Code: perl -e ..... basically, i want to use perl to do awk functions within a shell script. i want to do the above awk, using perl. any suggestions? (HowTos)

Korn Shell regular patternview story

http://www.unix.com – Hello, I can't seem to understand korn shell regular expression. I am trying to extract the tagfrom its own filename string. var="LNX_1.2.0.0.af329a3da.tar" whereby af329a3da is the tagI am trying to extract out from. (HowTos)

Flash not working in Firefoxview story

http://askubuntu.com – I have installed Ubuntu 11.10 in my system with gnome shell. When I try to watch any videos on any video streaming website in Firefox, I am not able to watch. At the same time those videos can be played in Chromium browser. I have already installed Flash 11 and the Flash plugin for Firefox as well. (HowTos)

Where to submit my scriptsview story

http://www.unix.com – have a doubt. Where I can submit shell scripts done by me ? (HowTos)