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How to Install Beryl in Debian Etch

Posted 10-31-2007 at 09:29 AM by sridhar11
Updated 06-17-2016 at 09:57 AM by sridhar11

Beryl is an OpenGL accelerated desktop that seeks to provide a free, open source desktop experience to the community that reflects the wishes of the users. Above all else, the project seeks to listen to and respond to the requests of the user base.

Beryl is a combined window manager and composite manager written in C using OpenGL to provide acceleration. It is designed to be highly flexible, extensible, and portable, all the while keeping in mind that the users know how they want...
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Howto Upgrade Ubuntu 7.04 (Feisty Fawn) to Ubuntu 7.10 (Gutsy Gibbon)

Posted 10-31-2007 at 09:28 AM by sridhar11
Updated 06-17-2016 at 09:58 AM by sridhar11

The Ubuntu team is excited to bring you the absolute latest and greatest software that the open source and free software communities have to offer. This is Ubuntu 7.10, which brings a host of excellent new features.This tutorial explains how to upgrade ubuntu feisty to ubuntu gutsy including step by step procedure and screenshots.

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not able to execute netback client service

Posted 10-31-2007 at 02:56 AM by rao123


I am try to execute netbackup client daemon and bp service .

when i try to execute the daemon i am getting below error.please help me ASAP to resolve the issue.

-bash: ./bp: cannot execute binary file
-bash: ./bpcd: cannot execute binary file
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Limit Times a User Can Use The Computer

Posted 10-29-2007 at 09:27 PM by w322

If you have children or teenagers, you might want to limit the times of day that they can use the computer. Here is how I did it:

For this example, "sammy" is the username of the user to be limited.

To limit when the user can login, edit /etc/security/time.conf and add:
*; *; sammy; Al0630-2100
edit /etc/pam.d/common-account, add:
account requisite
To force the user...
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Kubuntu 7.10: During Boot Splash, Monitor Says 'Not Optimum Mode'

Posted 10-29-2007 at 08:40 PM by w322

I installed Kubuntu 7.10 and during boot (after grub menu) the Samsung LCD monitor said 'Not optimum mode, recommended mode 1280 x 1024'. I have a Radeon video adapter and apparently usplash does not select a suitable resolution or refresh rate to match the monitor. After some searching I found this solution:

edit /etc/usplash.conf to show:
then run:
sudo dpkg-reconfigure usplash
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