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GRUB 2 configuration auto-generation problemsview story

http://forums.fedoraforum.org – Hello, I recently installed Fedora 19, and I needed to do some customizations to my GRUB options so it will boot my Windows 8 installation. I tried the usual approach, editing the files in /etc/grub.d. (HowTos)

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Recover CentOS missing YUM and RPMview story

http://serverfault.com – This is the history: I have (or had), a linux box with CentOS 5.9 and a pre installed LAMP configuration. It was working but was too out of date, for instance mysql was version 4. (HowTos)

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checking for NM_UTILS... configure: error: Package requirementsview story

http://www.linuxquestions.org – Hi Experts, I am trying to install NetworkManager for Openconnect vpn s/w on RedHat. I downloaded the NetworkManager-openconnect-0.99(2).tar.gz, untar it and got the NetworkManager-openconnect-0.99 . (HowTos)

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Finishing an interrupted "yum upgrade"view story

http://www.linuxquestions.org – Being a brilliant mind and as all brilliant minds sometimes make small mistakes, I have thought of making a "yum upgrade" while browsing through the morning news and having a coffee. "A small mistake" was doing an upgrade few months due (i.e. (HowTos)

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Installation Brother MFC-8480DN (network printer + scan ) on Fedora 18view story

http://forums.fedoraforum.org – Distro Fedora 18 KDE, 64bit Installation Brother MFC-8480DN (network printer + scan ) on Fedora 18 This a compact wireless A3 printer/scanner/fax in one device. (HowTos)

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"[Errno -1] repomd.xml does not match metalink for fedora"view story

http://forums.fedoraforum.org – For some hours I've been getting the following errors after launching yum update: Code: <base_URL_of_mirror>/development/19/x86_64/os/repodata/repomd.xml: [Errno -1] repomd.xml does not match metalink for fedora The same for fedora-updates and fedora-updates-testing. Is anyone else encountering the same issue? If so, is there something wrong with the Fedora infrastructure? (HowTos)

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Yum output message about Synaptics after Fedup upgradeview story

http://forums.fedoraforum.org – After doing the Fedup upgrade, booting into FC18, manually updating grub2, and rebooting, everything went well. I then neturally ran Yumex to update my system to the latest version of the FC18 packages. Again everything went well except for a minor glitch. (HowTos)

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Kernel panic while booting after upgrade via yumview story

http://forums.fedoraforum.org – I had a 3.8.11 kernel which I upgraded to 3.9.2 with yum and my laptop would not boot with the new kernel. So I would boot with the old 3.8.11 kernel and waited for a newer kernel to become available, hoping that installing it would solve the problem. (HowTos)

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BTRFS data corruption on unclean shutdownview story

http://forums.fedoraforum.org – I use BTRFS on my root system with Fedora 18 (fully updated as of now). I noticed extreme data/file loss when an unclean shutdown happens (e.g. power loss, hardware reset etc.). I tested this doing the following test: ~ # touch test.txt ~ # echo 'hello' > test.txt ~ # cat test.txt hello So the file is there and it should be written on disk correctly. (HowTos)

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Loadind initial ramdisk problemview story

http://forums.fedoraforum.org – I am new to linux. I am using fedora f16 x86_64. I was using terminal from root and used yum to install some packages. I also wanted to reinstall the libjpeg package. I used yum erase libjpeg but deleted 300 other files/packages along with libjpeg. I then used yum install libjpeg. The yum history shows only 1 package installed and 300 erased. (HowTos)