Easily Building Software for Multiple Distributions and Platformsview story

http://news.opensuse.org – In a little over a month, the openSUSE conference 2010 will start under the title “collaboration accross borders”. This article highlights one of the main topics at this conference — a truly border-crossing technology called the Build Service. (Distributions)

Problem accessing a usb flash driveview story

http://forums.opensuse.org – I don't know why, but all of a sudden when I plug in a Corsair flash drive with a fat32 files system, it registers on the notifier, but when I try to open it in Dolphin, Dolphin opens in the /home/documents folder. Ditto when I try it as root. (Distributions)

Links 20/9/2010: “Sent Using Ubuntu”, OpenOffice.org Succeeds at Fullerton Indiaview story

http://techrights.org – Contents GNU/Linux Distributions Devices/Embedded Free Software/Open Source Leftovers Clip of the Day GNU/Linux Ballnux LG takes Optimus into Android prime time LG Electronics today launched two new member for the Optimus smartphone series – but only one is coming to the UK. Marketed for first-time smartphone users, the LG Optimus One and Optimus Chic use Froyo, the latest Android (General)

[ubuntu] D-Link DW-125 USBview story

http://ubuntuforums.org – Hello, I've had Ubuntu 10.4 for a while on my laptop and decided to install ubuntu on my desktop today. Everything's been working excellently but I can't connect to the internet. I use a D-link DWA-125 usb adapter. It had been working perfectly fine prior to the installation. I've already reviewed several forums and blogs that talk about this problem but no solution seems to work. (HowTos)

Grsync failureview story

http://www.linuxquestions.org – Hi, I'm trying to sync a folder between my Windows install and my PCLinux install. Same machine, Windows 7 on the C drive and Linux on an external USB hard drive. Using the Grsync GUI, I searched for the source and destination folders, and then executed the command. (HowTos)

Syslinux borked after upgrade? Now cannot boot from USBview story

http://www.linuxquestions.org – I was running Debian Lenny and was upgrading to Squeeze when I got a warning saying "your root partition is now 99% full", whereafter many packages got broken and all kinds of things including GDM melted down. (HowTos)

Mounting removable device without having to open it in Dolphin?view story

http://forums.opensuse.org – Hi! Every time when I mount a usb device (e.g. mp3 player), first I have to click on the device notifier icon in the bottom right corner and choose "Open with File Manager" in order for it to get mounted. Where can I change this? (Distributions)

Problem with GSPCA webcam driver since last kernelupdate.view story

http://forums.opensuse.org – Last week I got a newer kernel via Yast -> Online Update. Since then, my Logitech webcam does not work anymore. Neither with Skype or Kopete. After starting skype, the output of dmesg is: gspca: bandwidth not wide enough - trying again ohci_hcd 0000:00:12.0: leak ed f44e30c0 (#81) state 2 When I unplug the webcam and plug it into another USB-port and start skype again, it works most of the t (Distributions)

[ubuntu] Ad-hoc with iphone tetheringview story

http://ubuntuforums.org – Hi, I am trying to create a wifi network based around my ubuntu laptop with my iphone 3g tethered to it by usb cable for an internet connection. I would like to be able to share this internet connection with other devices that connect to this network and and perform various other network functions between devices on this network such as smb file sharing and ssh. (HowTos)

[all variants] ath9k_htc limited to 1 Mbpsview story

http://ubuntuforums.org – I have a new TP-link TL-WN721N usb adapter (picked up for essentially free) and wanted to try it out. It uses the ath9k_htc driver and ar9271 firmware. (HowTos)