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How to install FreeNX server and client in Ubuntu 9.10 (Karmic)

Posted 03-12-2010 at 08:57 AM by sridhar11

FreeNX is a system that allows you to access your desktop from another machine over the Internet. You can use
this to login graphically to your desktop from a remote location. One example of its use would be to have a
FreeNX server set up on your home computer, and graphically logging in to the home computer from your work computer, using a FreeNX client.

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I need info how to append acpi=off to grub 2

Posted 03-11-2010 at 10:42 PM by LNBE

The only Ubuntu distro That would boot up on this Toshiba Satillite L505D-GS6000 is Ubuntu 9.10. I could not even boot the live CD without typing acpi=off after the word splash.

Got it installed it runs stable no problems. Yet when I reboot the comp I have to hit ESC to get to grub. Then E key, my arrows to the word spash and type acpi=off. Last CTRL X. It will boot up and seems to run fine.

So how the heck to I edit boot Grub two? Any help or links would be awesome...
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A Spanish Holiday Video

Posted 03-11-2010 at 01:51 PM by williamfromtexas

I remember that I had seen the type of video I wanted to do: it was an entire, nearly 4000-picture collection video from someone who visited in Japan. Each shot lingered on the screen for an instant before switching to the next image, and by seeing every photo the viewer was taken along on the 5-minute journey. Myself just returning from a week's spring break in Spain, I had similar ideas.

The cool thing about the idea is that you can preview it before you even create the video, by...
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Wife Acceptance Factor (WAF).

Posted 03-11-2010 at 05:27 AM by dsmyth

The Wife Acceptance Factor, or Wife Approval Factor (WAF), is an estimation of the wife's acceptance or refusal of a new acquisition by the husband.

The Woman Acceptance Factor is inversely proportional to the possible amount of conflict resulting from the different points of view. The lower the WAF, the more convincing needs to be done, or the more conflicts arises from the acquisition or project.

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Permission denied

Posted 03-11-2010 at 04:42 AM by aditya007
Updated 03-11-2010 at 04:45 AM by aditya007

Hi, Naman here...


when I am using "LOCATE" command in linux command promt,like..

~]$ locate file1.txt
locate: can not open `/var/lib/mlocate/mlocate.db': Permission denied

This error(in blue color)is occurred.

when I am doing as a root gives result,
without any errors.

Would any one help me?
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