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Linux incompatible with HP Compaq dc7900?

Posted 11-17-2009 at 08:06 PM by Anemocracy

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Originally Posted by irishbitte View Post
Have you thought about running linux as a Virtual Machine? It means you can mess up plenty and still start from scratch, especially if you 'need' your current windows installation. I suggest running a linux in VirtualBox and seeing how you get on. Also means someone could help you through it using logmein.com or something similar.
Thank you, I'll give that a shot and report back
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Adobe reader 7.0 Installation error

Posted 11-19-2009 at 06:49 AM by dhir_dhiru

When Installing adobe reader 7.0 in Red Hat 9.0 ver 2.4.20-8 I am Getting Following error by RPM:

error: Failed dependencies:
gtk2 >= 2.4.0 is needed by AdobeReader_enu-7.0.9-1

When installed through Source code

GTK + UI Toolkit libraries ver 2.4 or greater not found
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Facing Problem in Installing VLC Player in Fedora.

Posted 09-22-2008 at 10:13 AM by KallutlaManohar

Hi,

I am facing problem while installing VLC. Really i spend lot of time while installing VLC.

I dont have internet connection. i downloaded repository file from vlc.org. and downloaded vlc-0.9.0.tar.bz2 from one site

i use these commands to install.

rpm -ivh livna-release-9.rpm

#> yum install vlc

But i cant able to install. it is connecting to net if i am using Yum.

Pls resolve my problem....
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A Day in the Life of Your Average Linux User: Rails on Ubuntu

Posted 11-18-2009 at 07:02 AM by Murdock1979

*Disclaimer: the following narration is for entertainment purposes only and does not necessarily reflect any real scenarios...or does it?

Let's follow a seemingly "simple" task for an average Linux user:

Scenario: Install Ruby on Rails on Ubuntu System

This sounds simple enough. Anyone familiar with Rails, knows there are 4 easy steps to installing a Rails web model:
1. Install Rubygems
2. Update Ruby Gem system
3. Install...
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XGL / Compiz & KDE

Posted 09-16-2006 at 08:03 AM by carl0ski

XGL may be blasted as eye candy , that may be true but it is also very productive.
The eye candy is in reality a side effect of the highly responsive nature of hardware drawn dektops
Windows move and scroll real time, Pages of text scroll by smoothly and dont grind down your machine.


The Novell guide went off without a hitch
http://www.novell.com/coolsolutions/feature/17174.html

However some available option are out of date since it is fairly...
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