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LXer: Kubuntu 13.10 - A great alternative to Ubuntu, Mint and Windows 8view story

http://www.linuxquestions.org – Published at LXer: I tried Kubuntu for the first time last week and I was very impressed. It really is a great alternative to Ubuntu and Mint for all those Windows users thinking of switching. It works well with EFI, is dead easy to install and KDE has come on leaps and bounds. Read More... (HowTos)

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Selenium WebDriver fails test when called from Atlassian Bamboo buildview story

http://stackoverflow.com – I have an app that needs to be build on linux. it has a web interface(hence, the Selenium). In order to test functionality I install the app on a linux VM and have another windows VM running windows XP. My bamboo instantiates these two machines, installs the app on linux and runs a selenium test from the windows machine to test some things out. (HowTos)

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RAZR maxx Locking up constantlyview story

http://forum.xda-developers.com – I have a RAZR maxx on 4.1.2 that locks up normally within 30 seconds of boot. I have run the sbf and done a wipe from stock recovery, but neither helped. The phone runs fine in ap hw diag mode. I'm suspecting a hardware issue. My question is, would this likely be the battery or the main board? I can replace either easily, but rather not do both. (HowTos)

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Java Watchdog monitoringview story

http://stackoverflow.com – I am trying to develop a watchdog in java (windows and linux) who will operate in two ways: 1) Passive monitoring. After the process finish his job, the watchdog need to check with which return value the process finished. (HowTos)

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ati x1950view story

http://forums.anandtech.com – I had to break out my old x1950 to fill in for a broken onboard video (I'll figure the RMA out later). Anyone know how I can update the drivers in windows 8.1? AMD does not support win 8 with this card and I can only use it as a basic video card (1024x768) ideally I'd like to get 1080 out of it *Windows 7 driver will not run* (Hardware)

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Can I make the Windows cursor appear ingame?view story

http://forums.anandtech.com – I just had a glitch where the windows mouse cursor appeared inside the game on top of the game's cursor. I actually liked it since the windows cursor is always hardware accelerated unlike some software accelerated game cursors, and there seemed to be less input lag and the cursor moved quicker. (Hardware)

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Can I connect to my Ubuntu session from my Windows 7 session, both installed in the same computer?view story

http://askubuntu.com – I have a Windows7 computer where I installed the Ubuntu Desktop using the Wubi installer. Therefore, when I start my computer I can choose between the Windows and Ubuntu sessions. However, I was wondering if I can go from one session to the other one without shutting down any of the sessions. Many thanks for your advice! Cheers, Alicia (HowTos)

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Boot Repair - 'Close all package managers...' Dual Boot Installationview story

http://askubuntu.com – After almost a week I've just about manged to install Ubuntu 12.04.3 LTS alongside Windows 8 on a Dell XPS 14 Ultrabook. I have created a partition in Windows to store Ubuntu, rebooted from Windows Advanced Start Up options menu to an EFI USB containing Ubuntu. I've installed Ubuntu on my chosen partition with 4GB swap area also set aside. During the install i get this error message: The 'grub- (HowTos)

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Windows Server2012 R2 Update Install fails on first rebootview story

http://serverfault.com – During the first reboot, the OS setup fails to load from the $Windows 2012 boot.ini menu item, and the machine resets, putting itself into an loop of continuous failed resets. The machine is an older server with AMD Athlon 64 3200+, KBM499 (VT8380) chipset, VT8237 Northbridge, Phoenix BIOS 6.00 PG, 2 GBytes single channel DDR RAM. (HowTos)

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Downloading Dreamspark MS Windows on Ubuntuview story

http://askubuntu.com – i have been trying to download windows xp, from the dreamspark website. unfortunately a secure download manager(SDM) is used to download the iso image. SDM will only run on windows. how do i remedy this situation. (HowTos)