The Fanboi Stops Hereview story

http://linuxo.com – Blog of Helios: "Ah, but my personal computer? Windows XP. All those apps I used at home didn't have a Linux equivalent. I couldn't be bothered with a changeover to Linux." (General)

Windesperationview story

http://linuxo.com – Mandriva Linux Chronicles: "As I was browsing the Web, I read this comment of a user who considered that Windows is a necessary OS "to get things done". He said this in the context of his disappointment with Linux because of the need of the command line..." (General)

[ubuntu] failure to connect to internet occurs only at homeview story

http://ubuntuforums.org – hello all, i have a problem connecting to the internet at home, but have no problem connecting to the internet in other places. My computer connect ot the router but does not receive a connection to the internet form the router. this happens both wireless and ethernet. at the same time everybody elses computers (using windows) connect to the internet in my home. (HowTos)

Researchers Release Capsicum, New Sandbox Frameworkview story

http://www.linuxquestions.org – Quote: As applications have become more and more complex in recent years and Web browsers have evolved into operating systems unto themselves, the task of securing desktop environments has become increasingly difficult. And while there's been quite a bit of innovation on Windows security, advances in Unix security have been less common of late. (HowTos)

[64 bit] Unable to successfully use bluetooth dongleview story

http://ubuntuforums.org – hello, all. I recently purchased an inexpensive bluetooth dongle for my laptop running lucid 64-bit. the device, however, doesn't seem to want to work in ubuntu. (HowTos)

Learning Linux, need help picking out Distro.view story

http://www.linuxquestions.org – Hello, I am new here and not really sure how to ask this, so I'll just say it. I want to start learning linux, seeing as I'm going to college for IT and I also want to. I want to know what Distro I should use, or an order of them (like from easy to hard). I also need a guide to get that distro dual boot with windows 7. (HowTos)

basefont tag in firefoxview story

http://forums.opensuse.org – This may (or may not) duplicate yester64's post but I'm trying to learn html and I've been going crazy with the <basefont /> tag. KompoZer, Opera, and Firefox all ignore it. However, any <font /> tag I use works with no problems What's really maddening is that I copied the file to the windows side and IE works wonderfully with the same file although Firefox still ignores it!!! (Distributions)

Need for Games, please post the names of native Linux games hereview story

http://forums.opensuse.org – Hello everyone, Its about 6 month I'm with Linux and since 2 months with Suse. Since the day I migrated to Linux I frequently encountered a question "are games available for Linux?" When I first installed Ubuntu 6 months back I found out basic games like freecell, spider, mine sweeper and others. Its the same games that ship with Windows too. (Distributions)

[ubuntu] Can ping to servers but cannot connect to themview story

http://ubuntuforums.org – I use a DSL Connection with DHCP enabled. I have used windows 7 before but did not encounter any problem. Now, when I try to browse a specific site (e.g. forum.projanmo.com), I only get the waiting for.... message on the status bar. I have used Firefox, Opera, Chrome but none of them worked. Yet, I can ping them. What can I do? :( (HowTos)

External NTFS USB drive not accessible by Windowsview story

http://forums.opensuse.org – I've been using it for a couple of years, it has been mounted various ways and into various places, for the past year under Suse 11.2 Suddenly I discover that it's not accessible in Windows anymore. Drive gets an assigned letter but can't be opened. (Distributions)