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Subversion (svnserve) authentication against system users via saslauthd with PAM (12.04LTS)view story

http://askubuntu.com – I've read many posts here and elsewhere, none really satisfies my question. I'm trying to get svnserve to authenticate users via sasl using the PAM method (ie, authenticate via system users). I've seen many posts regarding postfix or where the sasl method is plain text - this is not what I'm looking for. (HowTos)

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tar exits with bzip2: (stdin): trailing garbage after EOF ignored after extractview story

http://unix.stackexchange.com – I have extracted a large (3.9GB) tar.bz2 file using the following command: tar -xjvf archive.tar.bz2 The extract proceeds fines but exits printing: bzip2: (stdin): trailing garbage after EOF ignored Is there a problem with the archive/extract? Has the integrity of my data been compromised? (HowTos)

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Remove Edubuntu from Triple Bootview story

http://askubuntu.com – I have a computer that has Windows 7, Ubuntu 12.04, and Edubuntu installed together. I would like to know how to remove Edubuntu from this configuration and then add the unallocated data to Windows 7 instead of it staying under sda 4. Edubuntu is sda 7. This is what GParted looks like. GParted telling me that I can't extend sda3 (HowTos)

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[ubuntu] Lan connection will not work on Ubuntuview story

http://ubuntuforums.org – Hello everyone, I am new to ubuntu, I'm running ubuntu 14.04, I am not dual booting and my lan card is enabled from bios, i even connected another one "TP-Link TF-3239DL" but ubuntu will still won't recognize either of them, so I am really confused, if anyone has any ideas how to test stuff I would do it as soon as possible and repost results, and if someone has the time can they walk me (Hardware)

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General Just got Kitkat 4.4.2 on Tab 3 7 wifi - anyone else?view story

http://androidforums.com – My Tab is not the Sprint version, I have the wifi only unit. I just got an over the air update to 4.4.2 yesterday. I don't see much difference, but I'm not sure what to expect. Can anyone enlighten me as to what new features to look for? Anyone else get this OTA update yet? (General)

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computer freezes, what to do ?view story

https://bbs.archlinux.org – Hi everyone,I'm new to archlinux and this forum. I choosed this distro because with it, "I know what happens and why", but not this time...The problem:the computer (a laptop) freezes randomly when running any application like okular or chromium for example. (HowTos)

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Submit Application for a different Ubuntu versionview story

http://askubuntu.com – H, i have published an Ubuntu Desktop application to Ubuntu Software Center. It is available for Trusty. If i want to make it available in Lucid, Precise or Utopic, should i submit it as different application or is there a way to modify the published app? Thank you. https://apps.ubuntu.com/cat/applications/trusty/dmmediaconverter/ (HowTos)

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How to check if the "sudo" permission will be necessary to run a command?view story

http://unix.stackexchange.com – Is there a way to determine easily whether I can read or write to/from a given file, or whether I will need to use "sudo" to do so? Running commands unnecessarily as sudo means that those files get created with the root user as owner, which is undesirable. Something like is_readable /path/to/file if [[ $? == 0 ]]; then do_command /path/to/file; else sudo do_command /path/to/file; fi (HowTos)

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Merge wine tray with gnome trayview story

http://askubuntu.com – Is there a way to merge wine system tray with standard tray in gnome instead of having two separate tray bars? (HowTos)

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Removing Xubuntu from Ubuntu 14.04view story

http://askubuntu.com – I'm something of a newbie here, so please go easy on me :) I've been a Ubuntu user for the past few months now, dual booting between Windows 7 and Ubuntu on my Laptop, and always trying to learn new things with Ubuntu, and I learned that it's possible to change the desktop environment from Unity to Xfce, so I used this code in the terminal sudo apt-get install xubuntu-desktop . (HowTos)

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How to fix Ubuntu mounting of external media? [on hold]view story

http://askubuntu.com – When I plug in an external hard drive, a thumb drive, or an SD card, it dosn't mount I have to edit /etc/fstab , just to be able to write to an external drive. Even then, things will work one minute, and break the next. I can start writing to my SD card. Then, halfway through the process, the write stops, Nautilus freezes, and I can't unmount the drive. (HowTos)

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Lenovo Y500 Touchpad not working on UBUNTU 12.04 LTSview story

http://askubuntu.com – I installed Ubuntu 12.04 on Lenovo Y500, 1GB RAM. But my touchpad is neither working on the login screen nor on the homepage after starting up. I am thinking of re-installing windows. Kindly suggest solution (HowTos)