1
Linux N00b from the Windows Worldview story

http://ubuntuforums.org – Hi All, I am very new to Linux. I've installed Ubuntu 12.04 in the past, and even completed a course on Linux through the O'Reilly School of Technology a few years ago. I am coming from the Windows world. I've actually been an I.T. Professional for the last 20 years, but am tired of Microsoft, and want to do something new with myself. In reality, I'm currently contracting there as a Sr. (Hardware)

1
Computer boots into GRUB2. How to boot into Windows directly?view story

http://ubuntuforums.org – Hi everyone, When I turn on my computer, grub2 starts automatically. It doesn't give me an option, I just turn on my computer and GRUB2 immediately pops on my screen. I tried booting Windows using a variety of commands (trying to set root and then booting that, but I kept getting errors and more and more frustrated). Anyway, seems that if I write exit, then Windows will load. (Hardware)

1
Linux Kernel 3.17.1 Is Out and Is the Most Advanced Release Availableview story

http://spd.rss.ac – Greg Kroah-Hartman has announced that the latest version of the Linux kernel, 3.17.1, is now out and available for download. It's now the most advanced stable branch available and it will remain so for at least a couple more months. Just a week and a half after the launch of the 3.17 branch of the Linux kernel, the first update has arrived. (IT news)

1
Query about forum queriesview story

http://ubuntuforums.org – Something bugs me everytime I set out to search UF's posts for a solution to a particular pbm. Namely: -1- when I use keyword (kw) search, selecting "Search entire post" or "Search multiple content types", I more often than not get results that have NOTHING to do with my search. (Hardware)

1
AMD's Radeon R9 285 On Linux Offers Good OpenCL Performanceview story

https://www.linux.com – In complementing this week's Linux review of the AMD Radeon R9 285 and follow-up articles with some extra GPU scaling tests and Catalyst AI Linux benchmarks, here's some more OpenCL R9 285 "Tonga" performance numbers under Ubuntu compared to what was shared in the original Linux review... In complementing this week's Linux review of the AMD Radeon R9 285 and follow-up articles with some extra G (Hardware)

1
Linux is on the Right Side of History, Says Open Source Figureheadview story

https://www.linux.com – The Inquirer: Jim Zemlin is excited. We've caught up with him backstage at LinuxCon in Dusseldorf where, as executive director of The Linux Foundation, he has just given a keynote.  Jim Zemlin is excited. We've caught up with him backstage at LinuxCon in Dusseldorf where, as executive director of The Linux Foundation, he has just given a keynote. (Software)

1
Qt 5.4 Now In Beta With Web, Bluetooth LE, Graphics Improvementsview story

https://www.linux.com – Digia -- well, what's being spun off into The Qt Company -- published the official beta for the upcoming Qt 5.4 tool-kit release... Digia -- well, what's being spun off into The Qt Company -- published the official beta for the upcoming Qt 5.4 tool-kit release... Read more at Phoronix (Software)

1
Free FlightGear Simulator for Linux Just Got an Updateview story

http://spd.rss.ac – FlightGear is an open source flight simulator that is developed by a large community of volunteers from around the world that works on all the major platforms, Linux, Windows, and Mac OS X. The 3.0 release was a big step in the series and the devs have made great progress with this game. (IT news)

1
Why will my webserver not run my python fileview story

http://askubuntu.com – I get a error in my apahce2/error.log that says script not found or unable to stat:. Is there something wrong with my script that the server can not see it? (HowTos)

1
Mythubuntu 14.04 installed does not show up in Grubview story

http://ubuntuforums.org – I just installed Mythubuntu 14.04 along side Ubuntu 14.04. When I rebooted the Mythubuntu was not in the Grub menu to choose.Boots into regular Ubuntu istead. (Hardware)

1
How to install k9copy in 14.04?view story

http://askubuntu.com – I have learned from here that k9copy, although not maintained anymore can be installed. (HowTos)

1
How to set the path to xstream in Ubuntu 14.04view story

http://askubuntu.com – I am using Ubuntu 14.04, and installed my version of jdk using sudo apt-get install openjdk-7-jdk Now I installed xstream 1.4.7, but whenever I compile any java files using the package, I get an error telling me that it can't find the com.thoughtworks package: $javac app.java error: package com.thoughtworks.xstream does not exist import com.thoughtworks.xstream.XStream; I've checked that it (HowTos)