[ubuntu] can't connect to or even PING certain sitesview story

http://ubuntuforums.org – Hi all. I've run into a problem I just can't figure out how to fix and was hoping someone else might be able to help. Running karmic, it seems my computer just CANNOT connect to certain websites sometimes, even though those sites are not down. I mean I cannot even ping the site. When I try to ping, the DNS routes just fine and I get the IP address with no problem, it just never gets any response. (HowTos)

Steadyflow,simple download manager for Gnomeview story

http://ubuntuguide.net – Steadyflow is a GTK+ based download manager that aims for minimalism, ease of use, and a clean, malleable codebase. (HowTos)

Shutter: Feature-rich Screenshot App for Ubuntuview story

http://www.linoob.com – Shutter is a free & open-source feature-rich screenshot program which has been licensed under GPL v3. It allows user to capture almost everything. It can take a screenshot of a specific area, window, your whole screen, or even of a website – apply different effects to it, draw on it to highlight points, and then upload to an image hosting site, all in one window. (General)

Window zooming convenienceview story

http://vim.wikia.com – Comments: winfixheight is boolean ← Older revision Revision as of 14:38, September 27, 2010 Line 86: Line 86: Great tip—I always edit in this mode. Problem is, the quickfix window gets shrunk to nothing. (HowTos)

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)

[xubuntu] how to set up network in other pc[windows]view story

http://ubuntuforums.org – hi i am new in xubuntu really new, i am still using windows in my other pc. and want to try this out. but this is my problem for now. Cant see/connect to other pc[windows]. (HowTos)

gnome-panel problems ?view story

http://www.linuxquestions.org – Hello, Wanted to use really minimal gnome desktop environment so installed only metacity and gnome-panel( v2.20.3). And it woks fine on my debian box. I have the following gnome-panel( v2.16.1) problem on my Centos box: If I start gnome-panel from xterm using command "gnome-panel &" it works fine. (HowTos)

How to Enable Double Click Mouse Behavior in Openboxview story

http://crunchbanglinux.org – 1) Using File Manager, open a new window.2) Go to Edit > Preferences.3) Click on "Behavior" tab (3rd  from the left).4) Select "Double click to activate items" radio. (HowTos)

Add Instant Word Count Feature to OpenOffice.org Writerview story

http://www.linux-magazine.com – While the Writer's Tools extension for OpenOffice.org is developed and maintained by your truly includes the Visual Word Count tool, it does have one serious drawback: it uses a modal window, i.e., you can't do anything until you close the Visual Word Count window. Fortunately, there is an alternative solution that solves that problem. (Distributions)

[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)