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How to spot a real journalist.

Posted 07-11-2011 at 11:50 AM by Dubious Dave

I was starting to wonder if there are any real journalists left anymore and started to compile a list of real journalist qualities or what I think should be qualities. How far off we are these days.

Real journalists....

1) don't refer to themselves.
2) don't use absolutes.
3) don't provide their own adjectives.
4) are knowledgeable about a subject, but the reader can't tell.
5) are disliked by their subjects and their subject's peers....
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Mysql with vsftpd authentication

Posted 07-11-2011 at 10:23 AM by venkatkoorapati

Unable to login in vsftpd user authenticate with mysql server.....


# /etc/vsftpd/vsftpd.conf
anonymous_enable=NO
local_enable=YES
write_enable=YES
local_umask=022
dirmessage_enable=YES
xferlog_enable=YES
connect_from_port_20=YES
xferlog_file=/var/log/xferlog
xferlog_std_format=YES
nopriv_user=vsftpd
virtual_use_local_privs=YES
guest_enable=YES
user_sub_token=$USER
local_root=/var/$USER...
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terminal won't launch in kde

Posted 07-11-2011 at 08:13 AM by abti
Tags kde rhel5

I'm running KDE 3.5 on a RHEL 5.5 32bit box and about a week ago I lost the ability to lauch a terminal window.

I have tried many things: log out and back in, move the ~/.kde to a ~/.old_kde, various ways to launch a terminal window, etc. If I log onto another system, I get the same thing. I would figure it's a profile thing, but if I have kde create a new profile it should go away. Gnome is unaffected.
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installing oxford in ubuntu 10.04

Posted 07-11-2011 at 06:14 AM by sumeet inani

In windows I had to insert physical cd after installation , once , to verify that you are owner. Though I had copied all files & folders of cd. Mounting its iso using daemon tools was invain.

SURPRISE !! dd command is great

I copied the cd using
Code:
dd if=/dev/cdrom conv=notrunc of=/data/sumeet/genuine.iso
I installed libgtk1.2 namely
Code:
libglib1.2ldbl_1.2.10-19build1ak1_i386.deb  libgtk1.2-common_1.2.10-18.1build2ak1_all.deb
...
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Light of Life GNU LINUX O/S

Posted 07-10-2011 at 07:26 AM by mylinux2011

We are trying to build own distro that is based on any kind of linux o/s. But finally, we found that Slackware Linux is better that other distros because it it old and easy to choose many packages. So we want your hands to develop it. We will provide many edition such as Minimal Edition, Maximum Edition, Core Edition, Server Edition, Hacker Edition and Developer Edition with LXDE, XFCE, KDE and GNOME. So we would like to invite you to join our teams.


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