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How to get Lubuntu to use generic application namesview story

http://askubuntu.com – As you know, many application have a generic name. For example, the generic name of Audacious is: Music Player. How do you get Lubuntu to use this name instead of the regular name. I realize that a lot of the applications have the same name and generic name, but that is okay. Note: I am talking about the lxpanel menu. (HowTos)

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tar complains "No such file or directory"view story

http://superuser.com – I'm using bash on Windows (distributed along with msysgit) to zip log files - one archive per date. Problem is, following script does not work and I have no idea why. Cut is here to get part of the filename that corresponds to a date the log was written. find . (HowTos)

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Extended class calling function that should not be inheritedview story

http://stackoverflow.com – i have following problem: I've made a simple android app that adds 1 to an integer every 1000 ms using a handler, and then display this integer. The problem is that when i start another activity the same thing happens, which would be fine, if that was intended. The mentioned function is not called in the new activity and yet it seems to be. (HowTos)

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weak wifi signal acer E1-570Gview story

http://askubuntu.com – i have recently installed the new version of ubuntu and i'm receiving a weak wifi signal. You can find al information (wireless script) in this link. http://paste.ubuntu.com/9612203/ can somebody help me? (HowTos)

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squashfs as root ?view story

https://bbs.archlinux.org – dear arch-experts:I am trying to create a system where /boot is /dev/sda1 (vfat EFI boot), and my rw root partition (in rw form, at /dev/sda2) is to be replaced by a /boot/root.sqfs (eventually, I want a test for existence first, but I am starting without it).  my starting system boots and works nicely.  here is what I am doing:first, I add the string squashfs to the MODULES in /etc/mkin (HowTos)

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libpcap: select always returns fd countview story

http://stackoverflow.com – I am using the select(2) function to watch for changes on file descriptor obtained by pcap_get_selectable_fd. When select(2) returns after what appears to be amount of time specified as a timeout, value equal to number of file descriptors in fdset is returned. Subsequent call to pcap_next_ex returns 0 (meaning no packets were available). (HowTos)

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help!!! wifi problem.view story

http://forums.androidcentral.com – I have this problem with my wi fi on my s3. When im near at the router the signal is very strong. But the moment i went to my room, the signal drops off. And to thinks its likes 3 steps away. I don't understand why is it like this. The phone of my mom is working very well with the wifi even if she's on the second floor of our house. (HowTos)

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Disable secure logon for tablets connected to domainview story

http://serverfault.com – I have a domain set up with Windows 2008 R2, and by default requires Ctrl + alt + del to unlock computers. I have been pulling my hair out trying to configure GPO so that tablets will not require Ctrl + alt + del. Is it possible to target specific computers and apply certain group policy settings? (HowTos)

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Holster that will work with the Otterbox preserver case?view story

http://forums.androidcentral.com – Is there a holster or leathe pouch and has gotten to work with this? If so post a pic and if you can where you got it and price pleaseeee....I work in EMS and need something. Thanks (HowTos)

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How to check dropDown status (shown or hidden) in autoCompleteTextView?view story

http://stackoverflow.com – How to check dropDown status (shown or hidden) in autoCompleteTextView in Android? (HowTos)

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[Q] new fire tv stick - make it better?view story

http://forum.xda-developers.com – I got a fire tv stick . I am not happy with the user interface, I was lead to believe it would be different after a conversation with Amazon Customer Service. I want to stick to open with a selection of user profiles. I want one that is for my kids and one for adults. I want the kids one to have restrictions on what they can access., i.e. parental controls. (HowTos)

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Installing on Macbook Air 4,2 - why can I not get this done?view story

https://bbs.archlinux.org – Archboot or the ISO are just live Arch images; you boot into them and complete your install from there.In terms of partitoning, essentially it is up to you. There are some recommendations in the wiki articles, but it is your call depending on what you will need. Without exact error messages, it is impossible to tell what is going wrong. (HowTos)