162 results in the forums (since January 2012)
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How recover from aborted dist-upgrade Stable to Testing (due to apt-listbug bug 585448)
Hello, and a giant thank you to everyone working on the Debian system! Seriously, Wikipedia shows Debian estimated to be worth about US$ 8 billion! :) http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Debian -++-- -++ My conversation level. I am fairly competent, with ...Message posted on the December 12th, 2012 - 1:10 PM ET
OT G-Mail question
Okay, this has nothing that I know of to do with Windows 7, but I'll ask because there are a lot of smart folks here. My wife has a G Mail account. She often forwards things to me, the usual jokes and pictures. But when I open her mail, there's ...Message posted on the June 24th, 2012 - 04:01 pm ET
how to deliver local mail to /var/mail ?
hi, I have configured maildrop to filter message as suggested by http://www.debian.org/doc/manuals/debian-reference/ch06.en.html The problem is, local mail also delivered to the Maildir folder, there is no mail left under /var/mail for thunderbird ...Message posted on the February 11th, 2013 - 07:40 am ET
GMail like mail workflow
Hello! I'm about to migrate my mails from GMail back to my self hosted solution, using Dovecot imap server on Debian Stable. I really like the gmail workflow: - (Almost) all mail goes to inbox. - Most mail is read and not important anymore, it is ...Message posted on the November 15th, 2013 - 05:30 am ET
[Announcement] PenTest Open 1/2013 released.
Dear list Members, A debut issue of PenTest Open - a free information security publication - has just been released. PenTest Open is a 5th line of PenTest Magazine, which will be released on a monthly basis and will comprise of the top articles ...Message posted on the January 28th, 2013 - 07:30 am ET
Maximum number of clients reache .. can't open display
Hi I'm running into this the first time (which might suggest that something has changed, perhaps just the duration I'm able to keep running without rebooting?). After running my laptop for a bit over 2 months, I've started getting, for example ...Message posted on the August 24th, 2013 - 12:50 pm ET
script for boilerplate mail to send for TAF/MAJ messages - (AKA how the "Review in progress"/NMU, etc. mails are sent?)
Hi all! I am trying to save a couple minutes (I am lazy that way *g*) when I send TAF/MAJ messages to the Italian localization team. Well, we did not use those messages much so far but I plan to try and do it regularly in the effort to get closer ...Message posted on the October 17th, 2013 - 03:30 pm ET
Re: how to buy an ideal laptop RAM module?
The answer to this appears to be a large part of the problem. Vardhan, if you get the memory you are going to have to open the laptop up to install it. So, since you are going to have to do it anyway to install anything, why not pluck up courage ...Message posted on the January 16th, 2013 - 12:30 am ET
How to find the lost 'installed application' - OpenOffice.org Impress
Hi, I use Debian squeeze, now it cannot find OpenOffice.org-Impress to open odp and ppt files, but Impress does have been installed, I can use command "ooffice -impress" to open it. I'm sure the following packages are well installed: ...Message posted on the August 28th, 2012 - 11:50 am ET
How do I stop Outlook from using Word as my mail composer?
This suddenly began happening. When I open an existing document in Word 2000 I now get the "mail toolbars" displayed just above the document. FWIW, this started happening right after I ran AVG PCtuneup today. I didn't ask for them and ...Message posted on the February 09th, 2012 - 04:26 pm ET
How psychopath Snit Michael Glasser's lying tactics work
On May 2, 6:42 am, Snit <use...@gallopinginsanity.com> wrote: On 5/2/13 5:42 AM, in article email@example.com, "flatfish+++" <phlatph...@yahoo.com> wrote: > My point with Bilk is why the heck he needs ...Message posted on the May 02nd, 2013 - 11:52 am ET
How to force an application to use only ipv4?
Hi, I have a problem connection from thin clients (old machines) to server using xdmcp ( connection thru X using port 6000 and 6001), with previous debian 6.0.7, mint 13, I had problem, with recent distro mint 14 or 15 , debian 7, I have ...Message posted on the May 18th, 2013 - 05:20 am ET
how to run xterm with nested bash shells, or screen nested inside bash
From an existing plain xterm, I want this command: uxterm -e /bin/bash -c /usr/bin/screen or eg: uxterm -e /bin/bash -c /bin/sh To result in a nested shell. Basically I want my xterms to open by default with a screen session (which works fine), ...Message posted on the August 31st, 2013 - 12:30 pm ET
how to access USB device without drive letter
Hi, my VB6 program has to open some files on a USB mass storage device, no problem so far. To find the correct drive letter, it just scans D: thru Z: for the property "removable" and for the files wanted. Now a new generation of USB ...Message posted on the April 09th, 2012 - 12:28 pm ET