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Update: Download latest OpenSuse Linux version 10.3. I know most of us tired of answering questions about the Microsoft-Novell deal.. but OpenSuse Linux 10.2 is here…. openSUSE is a community project, sponsored by Novell, to develop and maintain SUSE Linux components (such as YaST). Some of the Good application included: * AppArmor: gives certain applications […]

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How do you use Windows True Type fonts in Linux or how do you install Windows TrueType fonts in Linux? – A typical newbie question. Fonts are very important. When you migrate from Windows XP to Linux you may miss Truetype font. TrueType is a font standard developed by Apple Computer. By 1991 Microsoft had […]

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This tip is submitted by reader Zacharie: switchdesk is the command to switch from KDE to GNOME or viceversa. This command provides a simple method of choosing between the various desktop environments available under Fedora Core, Cent OS and Red Hat Enterprise Linux. If X Windows is running, switchdesk will bring up a dialog box […]

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It is true that Gnome desktop provides nice facility to logoff, shutdown or restart computer with dialog. You can create a nice shortcut to avoid the GUI confirmation dialog box to speed up work. (A) Shutdown computer i) Right click on Desktop > Select Create Launcher ii) Type the Command in text box “sudo /sbin/shutdown […]

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