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)

GmailWatcher for Ubuntuview story

http://www.linoob.com – GmailWatcher is a Gmail notifier specifically designed for the Ubuntu Operating System. A post on Mark Shuttleworth’s blog mentioned Owais Lone’s GmailWatcher app. It is under development for Ubuntu 10.04 and 10.10. “Right now, my target is to make it stable/usable enough in time for Maverick. (General)

Recordmydesktop (FPS) Problemview story

http://forums.opensuse.org – Hallo, Wie die Überschrift schon sagt, habe ich mit recordmydesktop ein Problem und zwar, nach dem ich erst die qt version nicht zu laufen gebracht habe und daher voll deinstalliert habe, habe ich die GTK Version ausprobiert, die läuft schon mal. Ich habe in den Einstellungen 30 FPS gewählt. Wenn ich jetzt aber mir die Ergebnisse angucke, ist zwar die der Sound richtig (volle Länge) aber das Vide (Distributions)

shutdown only possible via terminal [SOLVED]view story

http://crunchbanglinux.org – When I hit superkey-x and then alt-s, instead of shutting down, the login window appears again.Only way to exit is via sudo shutdown -h now in terminal.Anyone else had this and solved it? (HowTos)

Crap to Crunchview story

http://crunchbanglinux.org – Hey guys,My name's Josh and I've a pretty avid Linux user. I've taken a break from it for awhile because I've been caught up with gaming on my win7 partition, but I've recently looked back into installing Linux. (HowTos)

Links 17/9/2010: Software Freedom Day, Firefox 4 Preview Ravesview story

http://techrights.org – Contents GNU/Linux Distributions Devices/Embedded Free Software/Open Source Leftovers Clip of the Day GNU/Linux Desktop 4 Ways to Give Desktop Linux a Test-Drive That desktop Linux offers myriad compelling advantages for business users is no longer the subject of much debate. (General)

[SOLVED] USB Internet Key X225S (1bbb:f000, 1bbb:0017) on Ubuntu 10.04view story

http://ubuntuforums.org – Author: Nicola Asuni (http://nicolaasuni.tecnick.com). This guide covers the installation of the Internet USB modem key identified as "TCT Mobile Limited One Touch X225S-2CWNIT1" (1bbb:f000, 1bbb:0017) on Ubuntu Linux 10.04 Lucid Lynx Desktop AMD64 (2.6.32-24-generic #42-Ubuntu SMP Fri Aug 20 14:21:58 UTC 2010 x86_64 GNU/Linux). This guide can be also used to install similar flip-flop (HowTos)

Maximized Window Behaviorview story

http://crunchbanglinux.org – let me know if anyone else exhibits these problems:some programs (Chrome, Abiword) will not maximize correctly when the maximize button is pushed. as for chrome, the bar will change to the maximized state, but the position will not change to cover the whole desktop. (HowTos)

Gnome applets error and failure after startupview story

http://www.linuxquestions.org – Hey, I am running Ubuntu 9.04. While I log in, I encounter the gnome-applets errors. (Show Desktop, Windows list, etc...). After putting don't delete for all of them, the Desktop is black, the right upper panel where the battery and the time is shown is not appearing. If I enter the terminal or anything else I see only the border of the window but I don't see anything else. (HowTos)

Firefox stealing front windowview story

http://forums.opensuse.org – Has anybody had a problem with Firefox stealing the focus from other windows, as described in https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=637004 This has been an ongoing issue for me. I had some problems with it in oS 11.2/Gnome 2.28, but in 11.3 it's gotten way out of hand. If you've seen this behavior yourself, please add yourself to the ticket, with a brief description. (Distributions)