Installation from DVD of 13.10 starts, then stops. Help is requestedview story

http://askubuntu.com – I had to re-install Ubuntu from scratch. It has 13.04 (I had a heck of a time getting 13.04 installed) but won't run all the programs I want, so I decided to upgrade to 13.10. Troubles.... Not upgrade, but install. I downloaded the 64 bit version for my desktop. Burned it, and all was ok. I then booted from the dvd, and got the graphical interface for the installation. (HowTos)

what is meant by vi and emacs editing modesview story

http://unix.stackexchange.com – I am total newbie to Linux and got really confused when I encountered the -Enabling command line editing and vi and emacs editing modes. I know vi is an editor and have used it as well but what and how is it related to command line editing bamboozles me.I am using bash shell and a Red Hat system essentially in command line mode to learn. Any help shall be really appreciated (HowTos)

How to delete 2 months back files in unixview story

http://unix.stackexchange.com – Say I have below log files, AA_XX_20130719185428.log exec_xxx_cpb_20130712182453.log 13122013121327_AR_INC_DOBC_1.dprf.log 24122013_masterscript.LOG Date part contains both date and time. I want to delete all the 2 months back files. I don't want to delete the file on the basis of last modified date. How I can delete the files using shell script? (HowTos)

Determine if variable is the Server component of UNCview story

http://www.unix.com – Hi all, Using sh/csh, unfortunately shell scripts are not my strong suit. Trying to write a script that gets called from a program for pre-processing. The program passes individual components of a UNC (//server/path1/path2/filename). Thus the unc path of: //server/path1/path2/filename, is 4 calls to myscript with each call having a single parameter of: //server //server/path1 //server/pat (HowTos)

Locking down KDE with Kioskview story

http://www.linux-magazine.com – KDE Kiosk lets administrators control user environments, including settings, themes, and access to the command shell and designated peripherals. (Distributions)

Getting a web page based on databaseview story

http://www.unix.com – I need to connect to a database, run a select query and get the o/p on a web page. please let me know how to do this via shell script. (HowTos)

Why changing directory with `/../` works?view story

http://superuser.com – Change directory: $ pwd /usr $ cd bin && pwd /usr/bin With .., same outcome: $ pwd /usr $ cd bin/../bin && pwd /usr/bin But why? Why the shell is not throwing an error? (HowTos)

Fedora 20 Installation Reviewview story

http://forums.fedoraforum.org – I was able to install Fedora 20 in about a half hour using the netinstall iso. (HowTos)

C++ fgets failed to read all output from popenview story

http://stackoverflow.com – In my code, I use popen with cmd 'iostat -xk 2 2'. Generally the iostat cmd will output a report to stdout and sleep for interval 2 seconds, then output another report to stdout. When I use fgets to read from popen pipe, weird things are: I only get the first report. fgets hangs there and I never get the second report 2 seconds later. I change the function fgets to fgetc but it didn't help. (HowTos)

Startup display issue in fedora 19view story

http://unix.stackexchange.com – I have a lenovo z585 laptop with AMD A8 processor and ATI Radeon 7640G Graphics. Initially when I installed fedora 19 the laptop got heated up very fast. So i installed the akmod-catalyst drivers for the graphics after taking a look at this .Now the heating has gone down but there's a new problem. (HowTos)