Need help with compiz/nvidia card on 12.04view story

http://askubuntu.com – For the past few days I've been trying to get compiz working on Ubuntu 12.04 with my NVIDIA graphics card - GeForce GT550M, but I couldn't get it to work. I've been searched for tips and tricks on how to do it but nothing has worked so far. (HowTos)

Override an emacs face for a pre-defined font-lockview story

http://serverfault.com – I created an emacs theme using color-theme, everything looks like I want it to look except for the preprocessor lines. I'd them to have the sharp to use one color and the rest of the keyword another one. (HowTos)

Was Sony Pondering Development Of A Playstation Phone With Two Keyboards? A Patent Filed In 2010 Suggests It Wasview story

http://www.talkandroid.com – Well well well, what do we have here? This device looks as if it is the Playstation Phone that never came to fruition. Sony was apparently out to show it still has some tricks up its sleeve back in 2010 by filing a patent for not one, but two sliders on its devices such as the Xperia Play. Many of you are wondering why in the world Sony would file a patent for two sliding keyboards. (IT news)

ViM Tricksview story

http://crunchbanglinux.org – Pop a wheelie on your favorite editor and post the means how.  Yes, this is a place to share your favorite vim tips and tricks with the whole community.To start off I'll post my latest find with yall.  If you're like me and like tweaking .Xdefaults, there's some caveats.  For one vim doesn't always use .Xdefaults exclusively for it's highlighting.  The (HowTos)

Can I enable Kerberos authentication for Oracle 11g Databse Standard edition?view story

http://serverfault.com – I have an Oracle 11g Database Standard instance running on Windows Server 2008 R2 and I need to enable Kerberos authentication. I followed the documentation for activating Kerberos 5, but cannot get it to work. So I was wondering, is this functionality only available for higher edition and if yes, is there any tricks to enable it on a Standard edition? Thanks. (HowTos)

zpool status shows things NOT OK, but 3rd party raid says all is wellview story

http://www.unix.com – Hi, I've gone around with this on Oracle's site (and tech support) and ended up empty handed and without ideas of what to do to fix the problem. Background: V245, Solaris 10, has 2 12-disk infortrend RAIDs attached. Have replaced faulty disks many times - familiar with the routine. (HowTos)

[PPC] Rage 128 (r128) testers neededview story

http://ubuntuforums.org – Hi, I am looking for someone with an r128 graphic card who would be willing to test the patch I posted in http://bugs.debian.org/cgi-bin/bugre...?bug=622606#15 The patch should prevent the driver from crashing when run without an xorg.conf, although it won't come up with the optimal resolution or anything. On the longer term I would like to help getting more of these old Macs work out-of-the (Hardware)

Two Useful Unity Dash Tipsview story

http://www.ubuntuvibes.com – We have already shared a cool tip about opening your favorite website from dash itself. There are more useful Unity tricks you can use to get specific results. Using app:<application name> you can get specific results tied to a particular application. (HowTos)

Xfburn a simple CD/DVD burning tool for Xfce.view story

http://linuxlandit.blogspot.com – Xfburn is a simple CD/DVD burning tool based on libburnia libraries. It can blank CD/DVD(-RW)s, burn and create iso images, audio CDs, as well as burn personal compositions of data to either CD or DVD. It Is stable, and under ongoing development. As a person using various Linux distributions over a very long time, one obviously has some favorites. (HowTos)

Just don't get it...view story

http://ubuntuforums.org – I've been using ubuntu for awhile now... since 7.xx ish. I do not understand why this is turning into a touchscreen tablet operating system? The default current features and set up, seem like they should be an add-on rather than the integral function. I realise that things change and being an upbeat OS, decisions needed to be made to keep up to date, but where is it going now? (Hardware)