installing printerview story

http://www.linuxquestions.org – Hi Folks I have recently installed linux 'uberstudent'and find it doesnt recognise my floppy drive but more importantly I cant install my printer a samsung ML4500 lasor.There are readme files (reproduced below) but I just dont know enough about the system to know what to do with them " does it mean anything to anyone ? (HowTos)

Here I am! (For better or worse.)view story

http://crunchbanglinux.org – Hi there!It's time to introduce myself. I won't tell you too much about me ...but you will get the idea. ;)I'm living in central germany in a nice village (with a "vastly" low-bandwidth internet-connection of 46-48 kB/s T.T ). I'm teaching myself C++ out of a book. But it will take some time till i can make stuff by myself. (HowTos)

Broke X/Can't enter recovery mode without a(non-existent)root passwordview story

http://crunchbanglinux.org – Hello,I've been trying to get dual monitors working on my Thinkpad T40 with an ATI Radeon Mobility 9000. I was using the default driver, and grandr had grayed out the "extend" option--I was stuck on "clone". Someone recommended trying the fglrx driver, so I installed it and rebooted. And was met with about 80% of my desktop wallpaper that had some random corruption. (HowTos)

Possible Rootkit problemsview story

http://crunchbanglinux.org – I don't like the looks or this: X-Org SunOS Rootkit [ Not found ] zaRwT.KiT Rootkit [ Not found ] ZK Rootkit [ Not found ] Performing additional rootkit checks Suckit Rookit additional checks [ OK ] Checking for possible rootki (HowTos)

Links 17/12/2010: Mentor Graphics Joins Linux Foundation, Linux 2.6.37 Imminentview story

http://techrights.org – Contents GNU/Linux Distributions Devices/Embedded Free Software/Open Source Leftovers Clip of the Day GNU/Linux Have yourself a very Linux Christmas Whether you cut your teeth downloading Linux 0.x source code or you want to give Linux a try for the first time, we’ve got presents for you. What do you get for the Linux lover in your life? (General)

LXer: Top 6 Eyecandy Compiz Animations and Effects that Comes with Compiz Experimental Pluginsview story

http://www.linuxquestions.org – Published at LXer: Who doesn't like some eyecandy for their desktops, definitely not me. Compiz has enthralled Ubuntu users for years now. When GNOME officially ditched Compiz for Mutter for its next version, Ubuntu decided to stick with Compiz for its Unity Shell. (HowTos)

Links 16/12/2010: Google’s ChromeOS Criticised by Stallman, X Server 1.9.3 Releasedview story

http://techrights.org – Contents GNU/Linux Distributions Devices/Embedded Free Software/Open Source Leftovers Clip of the Day GNU/Linux Desktop The outlook for Windows 7 with Google Chrome coming up Microsoft Windows owned 91 percent of the PC operating system market in 2009, and IDC expects it to drop by 1 percent by 2014. Mac, which had 4 percent in 2009, is expected to increase to 5 percent by 2014. (General)

LXer: Shell scripting for system administrators: advanced techniquesview story

http://www.linuxquestions.org – Published at LXer: Swayam Prakasha concludes his excellent three part series on shell scripting with some of the more advanced concepts, including two very useful commands… Read More... (HowTos)

Ctrl-Alt-Fn keys dont work in vmwareview story

http://www.linuxquestions.org – Hi all. I am using windows XP as my host machine and vmware workstation 6 to install and run RHEL 5. I have set the inittab to runlevel 5. While i am in gnome, i tried pressing Ctrl-Alt-F3 and nothing happens. I searched the net and found that i should do this Ctrl-Alt-Shift-F3. It worked and kinda throwed me to shell mode. (HowTos)

Make nautilus --no-desktop default.view story

http://crunchbanglinux.org – Hello everybody.I don't use Crunchbang at this moment, but I installed Arch Linux next to it, trying to make some sort of Andreas/#! mix that I like better which is lighter. Don't get me wrong, Crunchbang is fast, but Debian is not thaaat fast, while Arch Linux is. So, I want to keep it that way: light. (HowTos)