Install Screengrab for screenshots on OpenSuse

30 May 2015 / admin

LXDE doesn't have a default screenshot grabber. Here's how to install Screengrab from source on O...
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xdg-su not decorated with theme

30 May 2015 / admin

LXDE on OpenSuse 13.2 uses xdg-su ass the GUI frontend to run applications using sudo. If it can't lo...
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Monitor fans on HP Proliant ML150 G3 running Debian Lenny Linux

28 Dec 2014 / admin

(This blog is in reference to a Debian Lenny AMD64 system) hp-health is the package that is supposed to p...
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Automate PDF printing from batch file command line

13 Aug 2014 / admin

Adobe Reader is not suitable for printing PDF files using a batch file because it remains open after the ...
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GParted does not start in LXQt

03 Aug 2014 / admin

Symptom: Clicking on GParted launcher has no effect. Log /var/log/messages shows:  The value for en...
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Fix wireless soft-switch when running Debian on HP dv6

30 Dec 2012 / admin

The HP dv6 laptop has touch switch to turn the wireless on & off. When running Debian Wheezy on this ...
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Virtual Machine Manager unable to open a connection

13 Dec 2012 / admin

Error message on Mint Debian Wheezy (Testing) trying to start Virtual Machine Manager for kvm: "Unab...
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Debian Touchpad Tap-to-Click

02 Dec 2012 / admin

To enable tap-to-click for Synaptic touchpads (including BCM5974 in MacBook Pro) for Debian Wheezy: su m...
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Don't clear boot messages when booting Wheezy

25 Nov 2012 / admin

By default Debian Wheezy clears the boot messages from the console when the login prompt is displayed.&nb...
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ifscheme issue in Debian Wheezy

25 Nov 2012 / admin

ifscheme in Debian Wheezy appears to have startup issues.  The script may not remember the previous ...
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