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Xfce: how to set up changing backdrops (wallpapers)

Posted 08-30-2009 at 12:03 PM by catkin


Coming from Gnome to the lighter weight Xfce I was surprised to discover that no extra packages are required to set up changing backdrops (wallpapers) on Xfce.

Essentially the technique is to create a list of graphic files to be used as backdrops in file ~/.config/xfce4/desktop/backdrops.list and then to run /usr/bin/xfdesktop -reload at intervals. xfdesktop chooses a random backdrop from backdrops.list each time it starts (at session initialisation, normally...
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Squid Upload

Posted 08-29-2009 at 09:08 PM by mcchara

i'm using squid stable 2.6 for my cleints internet web caching. running on linux sentOS platform. when i check the upload speed it is reduce than i allocated. but when i check download it show me correctly. when i bypass squid and check the upload speed it show me correct upload speed. i'm using squid in transparent mode. what will be issue ? is there any setting in squid.conf file to avoid this issue. pls help.

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Sendmail fails to receive emails

Posted 08-29-2009 at 06:38 PM by countryuser

Originally Posted by bathory View Post
Are you sure that sendmail is set to start at runlevel 3?

Yes do a chkconfig --list | grep mail
2n 3n 4n 5n

ps -ef|grep sendmail
to see if it's running.

says refusing conections

Btw RH 6.1 is quite old. Why are you still running this?
I've been too busy to upgrade
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he im new with linux but i love it....................... .......

Posted 08-29-2009 at 12:42 PM by heroes96

ok but i mean i dont know a single thing i just know i got ubuntu 9.04
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redhat ,Lug and jaunty

Posted 08-28-2009 at 10:17 PM by bjrn64 (And the winner is.)

crikey its been a while since the cheltenham festival yes it went pretty good

have got some tables done on my database plus over 1200 entries although i really do have a long way to go ,im deeply unsure about giving racing information away i have mixed feelings about it fine when its a winner and terrible when it falls at the first .

finally got ubuntu on to my asus 901 put in a 2g ram stick wow does that make a difference seriously anyone who has one of these...
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