Gnome

Sometime you may see different language encoding in X than on your console (tty) prompt. Sometime two different user need two have different language encodings. ~/.dmrc file – Per-user language support In theory this file should be shared between GDM (Gnome) and KDM (KDE), so users only have to configure things once. This is a […]

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This is a nice and step by step guide for installing Oracle database server under CentOS Linux. The guide has plenty of screenshots: During OS install both GNOME and KDE desktops were selected as well as all components of all available groups except “Virtualisation”, “Clustering”, “Cluster Storage” KDE Session has been selected for system login. […]

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A question from my email bag:

How do changing run levels affect us or our users?

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Generally, I need to switch my Gnome screen size to 800×600 to watch TV via TV-Tunner card as my card supports max 800×600 resolution. For rest of my work I prefer to use 1024×768 pixels. You can create a shortcuts on the desktop to resize screen quickly:

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