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How to detect and implement wireless drivers on Gateway MX6446 Laptop?view story

http://askubuntu.com – I recently installed Ubuntu on my friend's laptop because Windows wasn't running well, but the wireless hardware may not be detected, or I may not have the appropriate drivers(?). I tried these instructions but it didn't seem to have any effect after rebooting. (HowTos)

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Qemu and AARCH64view story

http://unix.stackexchange.com – I'm trying to setup an ARM64 machine using QEMU. (HowTos)

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how to set JAVA_HOME for all users?view story

http://askubuntu.com – I'm trying to set JAVA_HOME for elasticsearch but no luck till now. I tried set it in .bashrc, etc/environment, etc/.profile all fail. this is the command I use to run elasticsearch: sudo /etc/init.d/elasticsearch start I tried debug the JAVA_HOME variable in terminal like this: echo $JAVA_HOME sudo echo $JAVA_HOME I got the result /home/mockie/softwares/jdk1.8.0_45 for the both which is c (HowTos)

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Number of Threads in Kernelview story

http://unix.stackexchange.com – How can I get the number of threads in the kernel at specific sampling rate? I need to measure the utilization of the system directly by myself. (HowTos)

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Why does `cat` seem to iterate over JSON arrays?view story

http://unix.stackexchange.com – I'm puzzled by this behaviour of cat when trying to output a heredoc containing JSON in bash: input: $ cat <(cat <<EOF > {"x":[{"a":1,"b":2}]} > EOF) output: {"x":["a":1]} {"x":["b":2]} What's going on? (HowTos)

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Simplest way to connect to MySQL from Android?view story

http://ubuntuforums.org – If possible I'd like to connect directly to the MySQL database from an android app through a TCP socket... but my research so far yielded that there is NO "connector" working for android. What's the simplest way to communicate Android and MySQL (or PostgreSQL) ? Seems like many people are using JSON, but I don't know what other alternatives are there, and also I don't know how th (Hardware)

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Infinifactory Sandbox Puzzle Arrives on Steam for Linuxview story

http://spd.rss.ac – Infinifactory, a sandbox puzzle game developed and published on Steam by Zachtronics, has been released on the Linux platform as well, and it's 10% off until July 7. Infinifactory is developed by the same guys who also made the incredibly successful SpaceChem and Infiniminer. The game is described as a puzzle sandbox, but it's more than just that. (IT news)

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How to get back my splitted screen after I lost connectionview story

http://unix.stackexchange.com – I was executing the screen command with a splitted window in my CentOS server then I lost connection to it. I reconnected to my server and I did screen -r to get my screen back but now I don't see them splited, I only see the first screen and I have to switch to my other screen with the ctrl+a+space but how can I put them as they were before, is there a way? (HowTos)

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How to add a dir to fpathview story

http://unix.stackexchange.com – I'm using zsh and prezto. I've adding the following line at the end of my .zshrc fpath=(/usr/local/share/zsh/site-functions $fpath) But unfortunately, the functions defined in this folder seems ignored by the completion. Here is the content of the folder : ~ ❯❯❯ ls /usr/local/share/zsh/site-functions _docker _git _hub _ponysay (HowTos)

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Configure two ipaddress from same subnet using 2 Bridged adaptor VirtualBoxview story

http://askubuntu.com – I have configured 2 interface with 2 Bridged adaptors in Virtual Box from same subnet, the /etc/network/interfaces file configuration for two bridge network is shown below. auto eth0 iface eth0 inet static address 192.169.100.10 network 192.169.100.0 netmask 255.255.255.0 broadcast 192.169.100.255 gateway 192.169.100.1 auto eth1 iface eth1 inet static address 192.169.100.20 network 192.169.100.0 (HowTos)

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Occasional blank screen with radeon open-source driverview story

https://bbs.archlinux.org – I've reported this as a bug against mesa here: https://bugs.archlinux.org/task/45510In the meantime, I've been reverting various packages bit by bit, such as mesa, mesa-libgl, mesa-vdpau, lib32-mesa, lib32-mesa-libgl and even linux, and I'm waiting for the next blank-out. (HowTos)

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Ubuntu phone - how to get contactsview story

http://askubuntu.com – I recently received the Ubuntu Aquarius e.5 phone. It is beautifully packaged and I very much like the system (even though I have discovered a few bugs that I expect will be cleared up in the course of time). I have been attempting to move my contacts onto the phone for about a week. I have tried: Synchronizing. Sending them as an attachment to an email. Installing them via 'syncevolution'. (HowTos)