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Hi all, i know that i am asking a very basic question. But please help me without ignoring. I was just getting into programmer role from just a desktop user. Then for the first time i had a chance to try linux. I found it a bit interesting that source …
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WOW now it is illegal for you to install WC32Codecs in linux without paying a fee. I guess now I will have to settle for things like gstreamer, but that in no way a replacement for WC32COdecs...nothing in life is easy.
by MIGSoft in Linux and Unix ()
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Hi guys. I recently migrated over to linux from windows only to discover that my Acer SA60 (and its cards, for that matter) aren't supported :(. (SiS Chipsets) I went and bought myself a beautify Nvidia Geforce graphics card, and now I'm looking to buy a new sound card. Just …
by KR34T0R in Linux and Unix ()
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i am using ubuntu OS, i just recently installed it. i would like to connect to the net using my internal modem (PCtel HSP modem) but it does not work i cannot hear it dial and connect. i know that there are some hardware not supported by linux is my …
by valiant_aleksei in Linux and Unix ()
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Sun is offering Solaris 10 for download. I have only used linux. Is Solaris better or linux in your opinion. Which is easier to config etc.
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by blindman in Linux and Unix ()
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Ht everyone, I recently decided to leave my older version of mandrake distribusion of linux and try something that at the house were I live is totally new (Ubunto). So I got the cd and started to install the Ubunto... funny thing is that the process goes well untill I …
by Braga_ESI in Linux and Unix ()
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Ht everyone, I recently decided to leave my older version of mandrake distribusion of linux and try something that at the house were I live is totally new (Ubunto). So I got the cd and started to install the Ubunto... funny thing is that the process goes well untill I …
by Braga_ESI in Linux and Unix ()
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hello,i was wondering if we can do pre-forking and then pre-threading(apache),isn't it possible to do the opposite?a thread that makes a fork.i know that this might be stupid but is it possible? Reply With Quote
by vasilanthropos in Linux and Unix ()
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I can't find the right driver for my built in dial up modem. I need it because I'm trying to install Mandriva 10 with a network install. Are dial up modems even supported for installation? Would a USB modem work? I'm trying that now.
by mmiikkee12 1 in Linux and Unix ()
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I have downloaded samba but i do not know how to install it Somebody told me that i would have to do it by commands, i have tried to look inside the folder i downloaded and it does not seem to have a .exe file is my firs time trying …
by condorcanqui in Linux and Unix ()
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Please help, I am using Fedora core 2, fresh install with Ensim Pro, I search the old message here already, but still can't solve the problems. ps -Af | grep 'named' root 2708 2298 0 12:17 pts/0 00:00:00 grep named ls -la /etc/rndc.* -rwxr-xr-x 1 root named 300 Jan 18 …
by alexnhm in Linux and Unix ()
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Hello. I'm sorry, I mistake the place to post replies. But I'm on the way now. I was saying that I just read your "How to Configure Samba on RedHat Linux" tutorial. I configured my samba server and I could connect my shared folder on localhost. But here is the …
by Cr4nberry in Linux and Unix ()
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Hi All, Like most of our friends, I am also a newbie to Linux. I had installed Fedora core 4 on my PC. No doubt it was working very good. But i am a bit confused with the procedure of package installation in linux. The following are the pproblems i …
by aripaka in Linux and Unix ()
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I need to buy a Server Platform, have Linux and a system that tracks and logs all the network traffic. Do you have any links to information about choosing Hardware, Software and all that. Thank you very much. The second, less important, choosing hardware for a ASP.net server. Thank you …
by preist in Linux and Unix ()
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Alright I figured I'll use SystemRescueCD to create my partition for Linspire. But one thing I'm not slightly getting is how it dual boots. Linspire Support gives instructions on how to dual boot but they don't offer support for it. If I'm correct from what I've read in the past …
by StandardsDT in Linux and Unix ()
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Can someone tell me how to configure my vsftpd.conf file? I am getting a cannot change directory failure. What would cause this? thanks, Chris
by cdawley4 in Linux and Unix ()
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Every time that I start my computer I have to run "alsaconf" to get my sound to work. How do I get my system to keep this sound setting?
by gordon52 in Linux and Unix ()
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During peak times, the server load average goes crazy high, and PHP has intermittent problems connecting to MySQL. Right now, both PHP and MySQL are on the same server, and adding a second database server is something for the near future but not a possibility at this moment. Would adding …
by Dani 1,442 in Linux and Unix ()
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I get a big error when trying to start it up or when trying to do startx [CODE]Using authority file /root/.Xauthority Writing authority file /root/.Xauthority Using authority file /root/.Xauthority Writing authority file /root/.Xauthority X: warning; process set to priority -11 instead of requested priority -10 XFree86 Version 4.3.0.1 (Debian 4.3.0.dfsg.1-14sarge1 …
by twistofate in Linux and Unix ()
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I am encountering an issue configuring the YOU update tool in SuSE 8.2: When I attempt to run an update, I repeatedly receive the error: "Can't get the patches from server. Please try to get the patches from another server". I receive this error no matter which server I check. …
by poppaman2 in Linux and Unix ()
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Im a complete noob at this. my first installation. what am i doing wrong or what am i not doing? [B]can someone please help[/B] :cry:
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Hi everyone, I am having some trouble with my .vimrc file for the Vim editor. I copied the same file over from my school account on a red-hat linux over to my Ubuntu linux machine. I know I am saving it in the right location (the home directory) because another …
by stupidenator in Linux and Unix ()
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I could somehow make C, D, E drives mount when booting. But I have to type sudo to use it. What option should I include in fstab to make it work. I tried uid of no avail!
by chound 1 in Linux and Unix ()
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I have only used linux for about 8 months so I am a newby I guess. I have Kubuntu and KDE 3.5. I am building another web site for a political campaign. I want to use some templates that my domain hosting offers. Problem is the program only works in …
by Reb68 in Linux and Unix ()
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Hi together, I need to make a redirection in apache, so the user is redirected according to his/her browser language settings to the appropriate subdirectory, where the index.html file in the according language is stored. I use AliasMatch because I don`t want user to see the whole path for the …
by Mullimuh in Linux and Unix ()
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I'm trying to set up a Day of Defeat Game server. I googled around and couldn't find a site explaining how, but i came upon this site. I was hoping i could get some help on doing so. I have a Dedicated Server with Godaddy and want to set that …
by jpickett in Linux and Unix ()
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Hi, I need to connect to a e420R via minicom (with linux) using the Serial port from the sun server. The first thing I really need to know is what cable so I have to use, I made a null modem DB25-DB25 serial cable with the following config, but it …
by patulo in Linux and Unix ()
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I've been trying to connect to the internet in fedora core 1 but I get this error that the modem can't be found. Do I need some kind of a modem driver to be able to connect to internet ?Here is the modem that I use in windows: SoftV92 SmartSpeakerphone …
by lestont in Linux and Unix ()
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