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Who knew about printf() in C being able to specify foreground/background colors?view story

http://www.linuxquestions.org – I got curious during the construction of my program to search for blocks of text that contain certain words, and wanted to print out blocks of text with the words I was searching for, initially, in ALL CAPS and seperated by tabs for easy identification. That got boring, though, so I thought, "Can printf do colors, too?" Yes it can.... (HowTos)

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We Don’t Need Flash Anymoreview story

http://techrights.org – Summary: An era of Flash barriers is coming to an end, but Techrights is looking for free/libre VoIP/SIP recording software Adobe Trash (Flash) is dirt on the World Wide Web. It hinders access to data not just by humans but also by bots. Nevertheless, there are few Web sites that still depend on Flash and require the user/visitor to install it. (General)

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[ubuntu] Intel 5300 on Dell m6400 (10.10)view story

http://ubuntuforums.org – Hello, I swapped the wireless card in my m6400 from a Dell 1510 (Broadcom) to an Intel 5300 and I am trying to get it working. Right now it's not coming up at all. This is a running install of Ubuntu, not a new install, prior to the HW swap the Broadcom worked OK. (HowTos)

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Watchport v2 webcam not working slackware 13view story

http://www.linuxquestions.org – I am fairly new to this and I cannot get a watchport V2 webcam in working slackware 13, if anyone has any suggestions I would be very grateful, as I cannot seem to find any other info anywhere. It seems to be recognised; dmesg Linux video capture interface: v2.00 usbcore: registered new interface driver vicam usb 3-1: new full speed USB device using ohci_hcd and address 2 usb 3-1: New USB device (HowTos)

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[ubuntu] linksys wusb100 v2 issueview story

http://ubuntuforums.org – Hi, new to ubuntu and having difficultly connecting to my wireless router. It can see the router but will not connect keeps asking for password. usb adapter is working 100% as i can connect with it using xp 64bit here is my ubuntu enviorment ted@ted-laptop:~$ lspci 00:00.0 Host bridge: Advanced Micro Devices [AMD] RS780 Host Bridge Alternate 00:01.0 PCI bridge: Advanced Micro Devices [AMD] RS7 (HowTos)

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X suddenly stopped working - Failed to activate core devicesview story

http://www.linuxquestions.org – Booting up this morning, no problem. But I accidentally let my laptop go into suspend mode, which doesn't work, so I had to force a restart (Suspend mode on my laptop won't allow me to wake it up again). Now, on rebooting, X doesn't work. I usually boot to RL3 then use startx. (HowTos)

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Audio issuesview story

http://www.linuxquestions.org – I'm running Fedora 14 now but had the same issue in 13, though I don't recall this issue in 12. (HowTos)

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Asus U45JC VGA output problemview story

http://crunchbanglinux.org – Hello #!-ers,I am running Crunchbang-9.04 on a new Asus U45JC laptop (Intel Core i5 CPU M 460 @ 2.53GHz). This laptop is one of those hybrid graphics setups with an Intel i915 onboard and a Nvidia card. (HowTos)

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[ubuntu] AR9285 and RTL8102E/8103Eview story

http://ubuntuforums.org – Dear Helping Hands, I am actually not completely new to linux and did manage to setup my laptop and heiho I got it working, wow!however, since a recent update my driver's are kind of screwed really and I have lost all my motivation to try to sort this out again, so if someone on here is able to help me I'd be elated. PLEASE! PLEASE! (HowTos)

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Links 16/11/2010: Debian 6.0 is Coming, OpenRespect.org Criticisedview story

http://techrights.org – Contents GNU/Linux Distributions Devices/Embedded Free Software/Open Source Leftovers Clip of the Day GNU/Linux Desktop Windows Legacy Apps vs. Linux Desktop Adopters? In a previous article on Linux-Window desktop competition, I shared my thoughts on why desktop Linux shouldn’t focus on competing with Windows. (General)