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gNewSense no Internet connectionview story

http://www.linuxquestions.org – Hi guys, I'm having a problem connecting to the Internet on my gNewSense installation. My Internet works fine through Ubuntu and Windows, but not through gNewSense, is there anyway of fixing this? Also, while searching around I found that somebody said I ought to type "dmesg" and copy the results. Maybe that will help? (HowTos)

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[all variants] wl1600 strange/interesting problem???view story

http://ubuntuforums.org – Hi all, I have a rather interesting problem, I bought wl1600-usb wlan stick, and just for quick test I installed it on my dual boot win - IT WORKS. Idea is that I can connect to open network without any special configs, and get my ip via dhcp. Now happily configuring it and running on my linux box, everything seamed normal until I realized that I have problem - IT DOESNT WORK, but it is assoc (HowTos)

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[ubuntu] Disable Wireless Cardview story

http://ubuntuforums.org – Hey, Just installed Ubuntu 10.4 and unfortunately it installed the driver for the very poor, built in wireless card that came with the pc. On 9.10 I used a wireless usb dongle to connect to the network which worked great. The built in wireless card is getting preference however and it keeps dropping the connection and I cant even open a webpage. (HowTos)

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usb installerview story

http://crunchbanglinux.org – Wonder if anyone has ported the Knoppix usb installer to Crunchbang ?...It is availableon Gentoo but does not seem to be in any Debian lists (HowTos)

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Mountpoint external usb-drive differs in KDE from LXDEview story

http://forums.opensuse.org – Hi there, Perhaps somebody knows this one: When I mount my external usb-drive within KDE it's mounted on /media/disk. When I mount my external usb-drive (yes, the same one) within LXDE it's mounted on /media/72F580136411D534. Not a great deal, but when I use DirSyncPro to backup some stuff I have to make adjustments to my saved settings, e.g. (Distributions)

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[ubuntu] Internet connection not working using ethernet cableview story

http://ubuntuforums.org – I am connected to the internet with an ethernet cable to a university network, no router involved. Yesterday the connection was working fine, usually after each boot I am prompted to enter a username and password to connect. Today my computer won't connect, it doesn't even get to the login screen. (HowTos)

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USB Installview story

http://crunchbanglinux.org – I copied the Xfce version of Statler to a USB drive using unetbootin. The live session works, but the installer wants to load some CD drivers on my EeePC and then errors out saying it can't load stuff from the USB drive. I've tried multiple USB sticks.Any suggestions? (HowTos)

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Links 22/9/2010: Dell Announces Another Linux-powered Tablet, Facebook Adds to MySQLview story

http://techrights.org – Contents GNU/Linux Distributions Devices/Embedded Free Software/Open Source Leftovers Clip of the Day GNU/Linux Desktop Are Your Desktop Effects Slowing You Down? Whenever I perform a 3D benchmark in Linux one of the first questions I get asked about the results is: Where your desktop effects turned off? For those who are not aware, desktop effects are the “flash” that is en (General)

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iTunes: Turning on Activation-only Modeview story

http://www.unix.com – Before a new iPhone, Pad, or iPod touch can be used, it must be activated by connecting it to a computer that is running iTunes. During that connection, even if no other choices are made, the iTunes account on the computer can be synced over USB along with the information for activation. More from Apple OS X Support ... (HowTos)

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Time For a New Computer? With Linux Maybe You Don't Need It.view story

http://www.humans-enabled.com – According to this article on wikipedia.org, "As of the end of August 2010, Windows XP is the most widely used operating system in the world with a 53.1% market share".Now that's a lot of computers! As a technology expert, I know my way around computers, and I also know Windows XP. And something else I really know, is how SLOW any Windows computer gets over time. (HowTos)