run a shell script as rootview story

http://www.linuxquestions.org – I know I can use sudo ./shellscript.sh then enter the root password and the script will run. My question is can I set the permissions on the script so it will run as root when I click on the desktop ICON. (HowTos)

System Info In Linuxview story

http://www.linuxquestions.org – Hello, how do you obtain system info like the CPU cache sizes and core speeds from the shell? Thanks (HowTos)

Is my shell script that has rsync in it working?view story

http://www.linuxquestions.org – I have this script Code: #!/bin/sh # Transfers voice files to safe locations rsync -v -r ./VOICE /media/grandparent/"voice recordings"/"Fall 2010"/ exit 0 And in general, I go into the device that has the script (the subdirs have the voice files), and I execute it. So far, it has a bunch of voice files, but I'm under the impression it's trying to copy the files all over ag (HowTos)

checking if the server safe to shutdownview story

http://www.linuxquestions.org – Hello, I just setup a mysql slave server, and it's running smoothly, except I should manually check if the server safe to shutdown every time I need to restart or shutdown it. This problem is related with temporary tables that master server created, as described in mysql doc. So, I think of making custom shell script that will automatically run each time before the slave server restart/shutdown (HowTos)

Rant About Debianview story

http://crunchbanglinux.org – God I forgot how bad Debian sucks. I just reinstalled Debian Squeeze and had to throw in #! right afterwards so I'd have something slim that runs easily. How people can make operating systems that are slow with Xfce is beyond me. I couldn't even move a window without crashing. (HowTos)

shell script problem - no such configurationview story

http://crunchbanglinux.org – Hi,I am trying to set up two conkys.This is something I have done successfully in the past so I can't see why it won't work now... I'm probably missing something that should be obvious!The two conkys run ok if started separately in the terminal. (HowTos)

Beginners Guide to SSL Certificatesview story

http://www.ubuntugeek.com – This VeriSign guide will demystify the technology involved and give you all the information you need to make the best decision when considering your online security options. (...)Read the rest of Beginners Guide to SSL Certificates (94 words) © admin for Ubuntu Geek, 2010. (HowTos)

Completely disable the Gnome background setterview story

http://www.linuxquestions.org – Hi, I recently started using gnome on a given machine. I'd like to know how to disable the gnome background setter. (HowTos)

CMOS Battery Problem on ECS A770M-A motherboardview story

http://www.linuxquestions.org – I have been having problems with my ECS A770M-A motherboard on my home-built Linux desktop: Even when I replace the battery with a fresh one, I am still getting "CMOS Battery Low" error on my desktop. The story went as follows: When I installed the motherboard (and all the other components) into a new case, I got all the hardware working fine. (HowTos)

vsftpd -- keep ftp user inside home directoryview story

http://www.linuxquestions.org – I'm using Slackware 13.0 on my server and am going to be employing a file-sharing service for a client. I was able to enable a quota, but my problem now is keeping the user inside their home directory. (HowTos)