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How I fixed openSUSE 11.1

Posted 02-08-2009 at 11:16 PM by Ixthusdan

I had three initial problems running openSUSE 11.1 in my system. First I have a motherboard with full SLI (not soft SLI), 4G of RAM, an AMD dual core processor and two Nvidia cards with 7300GS video chips.

The following problems occurred:
1) When I attempted to engage SLI, I lost all video.
2) I could not get Compiz with Emerald to work or even try to work.
3) My virtual machines would not run.

The fix:
1) The openSUSE kernel (maybe?) loses...
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rpmorphan - Find & delete orphaned packages in openSUSE

Posted 02-08-2009 at 01:28 PM by rbkumaran

rpmorphan is a free opensource utility to find orphaned packages on your openSUSE installation. rpmorphan determines which packages on the system has no other package(s) depending on their installation, and lists these packages. Read More
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What are packages?

Posted 02-07-2009 at 01:12 PM by QueenZ

Each distro is a custom version of linux. In fact a distro is a linux kernel plus a lot of other linux programs. The installer may check for pre-req's ( or may not ). Each distro tests to a greater, or lesser degree compatibility. If you look into the code, you will find various releases of every component that exists. So the distro people have to decide what release of each piece of the package will work with the application that is to be installed. They bundle the pieces into a...
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i have configured squid proxy with NCSA Auth and is running fine.

Posted 02-07-2009 at 03:30 AM by aloknet21

Originally Posted by TB0ne View Post
Have you set squid up to allow FTP? And if you can't get out via ICMP, VNC, or other protocols, what firewall(s) do you have in place? If you block the protocols/ports, it won't work...
Thanks for reply. i am trying without firewall on the netwrok.
just i have a switch through Server and Client is connected.
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MinMenu 0.7.0 Released

Posted 02-06-2009 at 08:18 PM by CoderMan

I have been working on an open-source project for several months now, a Linux console application written in C. I'm planning to use my blog here to announce minor-revision updates (0.x.0). I want to expose my application more to the outside world so I can start getting some user feedback and bug reports.

Information regarding the project, source code, screen shots, etc. are available on my website at
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