It’s a post-installation configuration that hasn’t been done. Continue reading Sudo on SLES Asking for Root Password?
TweetDeck for Linux, for example. Refused to start on me recently because it couldn’t find or access the location where I had saved my encrypted details. The problem is caused by Adobe Air not being able to find a running daemon for Gnome Keyring or KWallet, or a corrupted wallet database. Continue reading Adobe Air Applications Can’t Find Passwords etc?
I’ve been using KDE4 on OpenSuse (11.4 currently) for some time and never had any problems. After a recent patch fix to the system, the volume control buttons on my Dell Vostro stopped responding. Normally pressing volume up or volume down worked instantaneously. Stop and go still worked fine, but not volume. Continue reading Does Your Volume Control Freeze on KDE?
Using NetBeans (version 7.0.1) to develop Android applications and for no apparent reason, a project that worked yesterday won’t run any more. It compiles without error but refuses to run – whether or not the emulator is running – and doesn’t produce an error. Hmmm. Continue reading NetBeans Complains That it Can’t Find Java.Lang in your Android Project.
Software efficiency halves every 18 months thus compensating for Moore’s Law.
Except, it’s not! Continue reading This Page Intentionally Left Blank …
Me too. Took ages to hit the “duh” moment, then it became pretty obvious! Continue reading Wondering Why The Oracle Databases Won’t Start With A SLES Reboot?
Ever wanted to parse
/etc/oratab but ignore all the comments and blank lines? So did I. Here’s how … Continue reading How To Extract Details From /etc/oratab on Linux
Mine did, not any more though. Read on. Continue reading Does Your Hard Disc Lights Stay On For Ages After Booting Linux?
How hard can it be? Well, as it turns out, not very. The steps are as follows: Continue reading Getting Amazon “Kindle For PC” running on Linux.