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Audio stopped working?view story

http://forums.fedoraforum.org – Yesterday all was good and fine with no issues whatsoever. Today, when I start up I have audio at the login screen - the characteristic "clunk" when I choose my user account. Once KDE starts up I see that my audio is muted. Hovering over it says "Volume at 100% (muted)" - no problem, I'll just unmute it. (HowTos)

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How to improve Firefox rendering speed?view story

http://forums.fedoraforum.org – Any tips to improve rendering speed in Fedora? I notice it's very, very slow compared to Firefox on Windows, and Safari on Mac. I know my hardware is quite old, but it should behave similar to Windows... Thinkpad T42 Pentium M 1.7Ghz 2GiB RAM ATI Radeon 7500 Mobility 32MiB 320GiB HD@7200rpm (HowTos)

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Preferred Applicationsview story

http://forums.fedoraforum.org – I tried using Preferred Applications (shortcut name for the command gnome-default-applications-properties) to set VLC as my default media player: I tried: Code: vlc %U ...run on its own and in a terminal. I also tried: Code: vlc ...run on its own and in a terminal. (HowTos)

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How To Set Up A Terminal Server In Linux Using Ubuntu 9.10 And FreeNXview story

http://howtoforge.com – How To Set Up A Terminal Server In Linux Using Ubuntu 9.10 And FreeNX FreeNX is an open source implementation of NoMachine's NX Server. It is a bit more akin to Microsoft's RDP protocol that the usual VNC, so while keeping bandwidth to a minimum, it maintains good visual quality and responsiveness. (HowTos)

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News: Tips to reduce memory usage on Firefox | Linuxview story

http://www.raiden.net – For most users, Firefox doesn't use an abnormally large amount of memory. For others, however, Firefox's memory consumption is a major problem (Especilaly for people using old computers with limited memory resources), in same cases memory usage in Firefox is due some to other sources, like number ... (Distributions)

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Building Kernel Modules With Module-Assistant On Debian Lennyview story

http://howtoforge.com – Building Kernel Modules With Module-Assistant On Debian Lenny (HowTos)

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Some tips for making home-made fire-lightersview story

http://blog.softdux.com – I alway have a lot of shreaded invoices / statements / quotes / etc which i don’t need anymore, and shred for security purposes, so I thought it would be good to turm them into fire-lighters and save some money when we braai (HowTos)

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News: Ten essential Python tips for beginnersview story

http://www.raiden.net – Python is a programming language that lets you work more quickly and integrate your systems more effectively and is one of the most popular programming languages in the open source space. Look around and you will find it running everywhere, from various configuration tools to XML parsing. We've comp ... (Distributions)

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[kde] Win 7 shares won't ... shareview story

http://ubuntuforums.org – Briefly - ubuntu box sees shares on Vista box. Vista box sees shares on Win 7 box. Ubuntu sees Win 7 box but won't list shares. All access is via Everyone. I'm using smbnetfs to manage network shares. I've read possibly 100s of tips on how to solve this Win 7 problem - none of which work (either for me, or original posters!). (HowTos)

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[ubuntu] Problems Connecting to Virgin Broadband (aus) using Huawei E160eview story

http://ubuntuforums.org – Hello all, I am attempting to connect to Virgin Broadband (Australia) pre-paid using a Huawei E160e modem in Ubuntu 9.10 UNR. I have setup the connection as per http://ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?t=1014221, including disabling CHAP and changing the APN as required in the thread. (HowTos)