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grub2 (grub-1.98) gfxpayload=keep & hidden boot messages --Solved.view story

http://www.linuxquestions.org – I finally got gfxpayload to work on my Mandriva-2010.1 Linux & I would like to share what worked for me with others. I can now boot a grub-menu & see the kernel boot messages in a gfxterm. (HowTos)

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Upgrade PHP 5.1 to 5.2 and other packages using webmin or shell?view story

https://www.centos.org – Welcome to the CentOS fora.The recommended reading for all new members starts with the FAQ &... [by AlanBartlett] (Distributions)

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Links 24/11/2010: Avatar Reveals Reliance on GNU/Linux, Acer Distributes More Androidview story

http://techrights.org – Contents GNU/Linux Distributions Devices/Embedded Free Software/Open Source Leftovers Clip of the Day GNU/Linux A Point That Deserves Illuminating: Linux Is Not “I-Cant-Believe-Its-Not-Windows!” The difference between consumer needs and producer needs appear to be clearly understood everywhere else. (General)

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[ubuntu] Proxychains not workview story

http://ubuntuforums.org – Hi everybody i'm connected to internet from university dial-up that is through an HTTP proxy server ( Squid 2.7 STABLE3 ) Other people using windows and a program called proxifier can play to online game forcing the connection through the proxy. I'm using Ubuntu Maverick 10.10 and i want to play poker online. I have correctly installed poker client and to force connection i could use Proxychains (HowTos)

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search and delete files by size and contentview story

http://nixcraft.com – Hi there , I need two shell script as follow : 1- find files with special string and delete them . 2- find files with special size ( 15234 byte ) and delete them . Please help me . (HowTos)

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how to navigate to subdirectories in a shell scriptview story

http://www.linuxquestions.org – I am having a directory.This directory has a lot of subdirectories which contain html pages and some c source code files,Makefiles etc etc.The script I am trying to write would be executed from one directory which has all these subdirectories. Following is the set of directories and files you can see Code: ls delete.sh  lddbus  Makefile      misc-progs  sbull&nbsp (HowTos)

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Novell Products to Lose Identity Under AttachMSFTview story

http://techrights.org – Summary: Novell’s Identity Access Management business is also at risk BASED on what we learned in IRC from people whose job it is to sell/maintain Novell deployments, customers of Novell may soon rush to other companies like Microsoft, just because of the uncertainty around AttachMSFT [sic]. (General)

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nested if-else shell scripting errorview story

http://www.linuxquestions.org – hello,friends/sir this is ranvir, i'm try to run simple shell script but it showing some error, thanks $ vi nestedif.sh osch=0 echo "1. Unix (Sun Os)" echo "2. Linux (Red Hat)" echo -n "Select your os choice [1 or 2]? " read osch if [ $osch -eq 1 ] ; then echo "You Pick up Unix (Sun Os)" else #### nested if i.e. (HowTos)

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writing 0xFF with the dd commandview story

http://www.linuxquestions.org – I'm trying to write a 100MB file for example all with 0xFF so in the hex editor it should look like "FF FF FF FF FF FF" etc. I know you can write a 0x00 with this line: Code: dd if=/dev/zero of=myfile bs=1M count=100 But how to do 0xFF or another character? I want to use the 'dd' command because with the 'bs=1M' argument it is 100 times faster than any other shell command I've seen. (HowTos)

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Links 16/11/2010: Debian 6.0 is Coming, OpenRespect.org Criticisedview story

http://techrights.org – Contents GNU/Linux Distributions Devices/Embedded Free Software/Open Source Leftovers Clip of the Day GNU/Linux Desktop Windows Legacy Apps vs. Linux Desktop Adopters? In a previous article on Linux-Window desktop competition, I shared my thoughts on why desktop Linux shouldn’t focus on competing with Windows. (General)