Cleaning up unused RPMsview story

http://forums.fedoraforum.org – Lately I have been installing apps, testing them than removing. I am aware that there is a long list of libs that were installed as dependencies and are probably unused in the today's configuration. Probably a good idea would have been to just write down what gets installed. Anyway, in the past years I have used only Synaptic with DEBs. There you can see remove orphaned packs. (HowTos)

[ubuntu] cannot access synaptic package manager- errorsview story

http://ubuntuforums.org – Suddenly, after a recent update,( Ubuntu 10.04, kernel version 2.6.32-42) I cannot access Synaptic package manager! I get the following error which has no way out except to close the error message window. Any ideas? E: Unable to write to /var/cache/apt/ E: The package lists or status file could not be parsed or opened. E: _cache->open() failed, please report. (Hardware)

[SOLVED](kind of...) screen resolution / font issueview story

http://crunchbanglinux.org – I'm also having exactly this problem http://crunchbanglinux.org/forums/post/245717/#p245717.  I do realize Waldorf is actually still in development but it seems to me there must be an easier fix than mucking about adding xorg.conf-s and such.  I appreciate the idea that the highest resolution possible is automatically set if I'm going to watch movies but trying to read anything (HowTos)

use your laptop-specific keyboard shortcuts without Fn keyview story

http://crunchbanglinux.org – I was constantly annoyed on my laptop that I must press the Fn key too to set brightness, volume and stuff. So I thought about remapping of these functions directly to F1-12, this way you don't need to press the Fn key too ... But what if you want to use the normal function of a Function key?So I made up something. (HowTos)

[ubuntu] No update notificationview story

http://ubuntuforums.org – I have not used sudo commands or the Software Updater to update Alpha 3 for the last week. I wanted to see if I would get an update notification. I last updated on Monday, July 30th. (Hardware)

Java can't find ODBC Driverview story

http://askubuntu.com – This error appears while the program is running. java.lang.ClassNotFoundException: sun.jdbc.odbc.JdbcOdbcDriver "libmysql-java" is already installed with Synaptic. (HowTos)

Installing audacity causes vlc or other media problem or not?view story

http://crunchbanglinux.org – Hi all,i need to install audacity but before i do i have to ask if this gonna cause any trouble. i remember when i was using debian that upgrading libavcodec or enabling debian-multimedia caused serious trouble in my system. vlc was not working,sound was bad and stuff like that. (HowTos)

[ubuntu] Gnome Classic (no effects) - 2 issuesview story

http://ubuntuforums.org – Hi, I'm using Ubuntu 12.04 with Gnome Classic (no effects) and there are 2 very simple issues that I can't deal with: 1) I cannot install global menu applet. I tried using Synaptic and here it says that this package is broken. (Hardware)

ibus input for Korean in netbook, how?view story

http://crunchbanglinux.org – Running CB11, works great in my Samsung N150 Notebook.I like to be able to input Korean fonts on occasion.  I am unclear how this is done on Waldorf.would appreciate terminal or synaptic suggestions.gychang (HowTos)

[ubuntu] Cannot install wifi driver after kernel upgradeview story

http://ubuntuforums.org – I have a dell inspiron 1525 32bits with ubuntu 11.04 gnome 2.32.1, processor architecture i686 and upgraded the kernel from 2.6.38-8 to 2.6.39. Everything appears to be fine except that I no longer have wireless. I tried to install the driver with 'Additional Drivers' and I see that the Broadcom STA wireless driver is no activated. (Hardware)