Problem : Is there a way to move all windows from the 1st monitor to the 2nd monitor while the […]
Installing Intel 82579 drivers on Debian 6.01a without any issues, but the NIC disappears after reboot
QUESTION : I’m currently working with Debian 6.01a and the 1.2.20 and 1.3.10a drivers from the Intel site for the […]
Which program modified /etc/resolv.conf?
QUESTION : I’m using Network Manager to auto connect to wireless network. I have setup my personal DNS server using […]
Why do password entries over ssh take so long?
Problem : When I’m ssh’d into my server, any time I enter my password, there’s a 40 second delay before […]
How to get memory speed when dmidecode says “Speed: Unknown” and lshw just hangs
Problem : I’d like to get memory speed information, but dmidecode -t memory says Speed: Unknown and lshw prints out […]
Why is syslog so much slower than file IO?
Problem : I wrote a simple test program to measure the performance of the syslog function. This are the results […]
Excessive resource usage from /usr/sbin/atd?
Problem : I’ve been getting excessive resource usage notification from ConfigServerFirewall about this. Is it safe to disable /usr/sbin/atd, or […]
Installing Debian Squeeze Backport with Dependencies
Problem : I have added squeeze-backports to my apt sources.list, and updated. The backport instructions say that you use the […]
How do I permanently reset the time zone in Debian?
Problem : Dreamhost seems to think that we like PDT, despite being in the Midwest. How do I change the […]
Installed ATI Proprietary driver, can’t get 3d acceleration
Problem : Using the guide: http://wiki.debian.org/ATIProprietary I did the following steps: 1) aptitude install –without-recommends linux-headers-$(uname -r) 2) aptitude install […]