Install and configure Mysql on Ubuntu Hardy 8.04

I'm working on a distribution Hardy 8.04. Until now I have encountered many problems with mysql.Two questions:1) to uninstall and clean well what the command ?2) What is the best way to install and configure MySql on Ubuntu Hardy 8.04 (my Slice config)? ...

How to configure Internet on UBUNTU

I require help from you allI have recently downloaded the UBUNTU 8.04 LTS,desktop edition and i am windows user but really wanted to try the UBUNTU,I have burnt the cd image and i am able to use the UBUNTU from the live CD but does not know how to configure my internet connection. I am using Zyxel r ...

How to configure wireless for ubuntu in HPze5300

Does anyone give some instructions to configure wireless for ubuntu in HPze5300 ? ...

How to configure SAMBA in ubuntu?

i want to know dat how to configure samba in ubuntu linux?what r d changes we have to make in smb.conf file?tnx nishant ...

I Want To Know How To Configure Pam In Ubuntu

Friend Plz Tell Me How Actually Pam Works And How To Configure It In Ubuntu.................. ...

HOWTO: An easy way to configure your new Ubuntu 6.06 installation

Ubuntu for desktops and laptopsDo you want have an easy way to configure your new Ubuntu (6.06 or 6.10) installation? Do you need some multimedia codecs but you don't know what needs to be installed to get those videos working? This is what I have done with several Ubuntu PCs:1. Install Ubuntu accor ...

How to configure OpenSSH in Ubuntu 10.04 ?

Can anyone provide me the tutorial on how to configure for OpenSSH after installed ?I'm still new to Ubuntu so can you give me a detail solution for that please ?Thanks a lot for helping ^^ Appreciate that ~ ...

how to configure internet in ubuntu

i bought this gateway 5300 used laptop from a guy and it had ubuntu preinstalled in it. It seems like the internet was also installed in it but it does not work when i connect the ethernet cable in my apartment. I cannot even open the window where i can change the properties for the ethernet connect ...

Please help me to configure SKYPE in ubuntu 8.10

i m a beginner in ubuntu 8.10,just switched over from windows to linux.i am trying to configure my skype to make voice calls. but i am unable to do so. when i run the test call i am able to hear the automated voice but unable to record my voice. i m using a headset with mic. please help me out in ma ...

how to configure java on ubuntu?

i am new to Ubuntu. i use lucid lynx(10.04)i want to compile and run my programs written in Java.should i use the openjdk which is default with 10.04?or how should i download sun-java?how should i configure them?? ...

configure wifi in ubuntu

How do i configure wi fi in ubuntu 9.04.I know all my addresses and am able to easily connect in windows using these.i.e.i know my ipv4 settings ...

How do i install & configure perl on ubuntu 8.10 apache2

how do i install perl using cgi-bin and apache2 on ubuntu 8.10 and configure it. ...

How to configure wireless in Ubuntu?

I have a Verizon Actiontec GT704-WG Modem/Router (Gateway). I configured the hardware drivers for wireless using "Hardware Drivers". I am using WEP for Wireless security. I tried to connect to the wireless network, but I don't know how to do it. I change my wireless network name and WEP ke ...

Jajuk not opening 'configure device´ in ubuntu

I tried to find an answer through searching the web and this forum, but there doesn't seem to be anyone who encountered this problem:I installed jajuk on ubuntu and it is working just great, apart from the fact that I can't get to the 'Configure device' window.Tried it through the Configuration Pers ...

How to configure Serial Mouse Ubuntu 10.04 LTS?

Hi. This is driving me nuts. Since HAL has been replaced with UDEV it is very hard to configure and set up a Serial Mouse. Before all you had to do was to change a little in xorg.conf and voila! Well, those were the days!I am running minimal Ubuntu 10.04 LTS with Fluxbox and LXDE installed. I instal ...

Configure wireless networking ubuntu 7.04

I have a dell desktop ubuntu and cannot configure wireless networking. I have a wireless network on my main laptop and works on my second laptop(I just had to enter a key). But I cannot get my desktop recognize the wireless network. I tried some suggestions but no success. I have the following. I ho ...

Can't configure LAN in Ubuntu Studio

Well, I recently installed Ubuntu Studio 8.04 and had a pretty hard time setting up LAN. First of all, the machine - it's an old laptop with Realtek RTL8139 ethernet. My neighbour runs normal Ubuntu 8.04, connecting through Realtek RTL8169, and it work just fine for him. We're both connected to the ...

Is it samba? How do I configure samba on ubuntu to work well?

I'm trying to get samba working with my home network, but for now I'm failing... And completely clueless.You see, I've managed to get it working totally strange way - the windows can't access shares on my linux, but mu linux easily can access shares on my windows... Too easily. It can actually see n ...

HOW to Configure freeradius on ubuntu

Lately I started to work as student on Network Managament Team of my university.In spite of my knowledge about network is almost none,now I'm supposed to configure a freeradius on ubuntu server that the server should establish contact with cisco 1330ag access point as client,and the access point sho ...

Start / configure X for Ubuntu 'server'..

I just installed Ubuntu server.. and its great so far..The problem is that I am so spoiled by modern Linux distros that I forgot how to configure and start X windows from the command line w/o going through an installer (like with Ubuntu 'desktop'.)Is there a mini-HowTo the goes through how you get X ...

how to configure DNS in ubuntu

well i wan to know how to confiure dns in ubuntu.....i tried to find named file... but its not there...plz tell me what file should i configure and how...?also how can i start and stop services in ubuntu....i mean we have ntsysv in redhat 9..what command we have to do it in ubuntu... ...

configure command in Ubuntu Gutsy Gibbon

Downloaded xpdf-3.02.tar.gz. Did tar<xpdf-3.02.tar.gz and it extracted as xpdf-3.02.Moved both to /etc. Doing CD /etc/xpdf-3.02 puts me in the folder of /etc/xpdf-3.02.Doing ls yields only /etc/xpdf-3.02. OK...trying ./configure does nothing except tell methere's no such command. All tar balls I' ...

how to configure dwlg510 in ubuntu edgy

I am trying to configure Dlink DWL G510 wireless card (rev c2) in ubuntu edgy. I connected the card, but when i check in Device Manager it is shown as unknown device. I checked under wireless settings, i can see 2 wireless connections there: wmaster0 and wlan0. How do I configure dwl g510. I had tri ...

Please help me to configure samba in ubuntu 6.06

I have 2 computers. One in ubuntu & another is win 98 se.I connect this 2 machines using LAN (cat5) cable using cross cablling and able to browse all files from linux machines to windows. But unable to browse from windows to linux machine.I am not well familier to linux os. Please help me to con ...

How to configure ADSL on Ubuntu?

I just installed Ubuntu. The system works more or less, except for Internet.Obviously: I'll have to log in through my ISP. I did not encounter a configuration step for this during installation. I use an ADSL "modem" as gateway, which is accessible on the local network.Where in Ubuntu do I ...

Howto: configure cups on Ubuntu Server from command line

I recently installed Ubuntu server on one of my machines at home. I didn't want to install the Gnome desktop, so when it came time to configure cups as a print server I had a time figuring it out. Nobody seems to be configuring from the command line, but without Gnome, there doesn't appear to be ano ...

How to install and configure XEN in ubuntu 10.10 with windows xp as guest

I am a newbie .I recently migrated fully from windows 7 to ubuntu 10.10:). Now ubuntu being my only OS I can not run Autocad and Photoshop etc:sad:. I miss some of my favorite games too. So i decided to run an instance of virtual machine to run those. I did a little bit search on the forum and on th ...

Can't configure firestarter on ubuntu to allow samba access

Hisomething of a newb so please be patient.... am trying to set up a ubuntu 7.10 box with samba shares (so they can be accessed from Windows boxes and also a media player). I've installed samba ok, and used the little samba GUI tool to set up the shares. Everything works fine, I can access the share ...

configure to run ubuntu server

I have Dell machine with 2.9GHZ with 512MB RAM. I want to install ubuntu server and run website,svn & mail server for my personal use, can any one please tell me my machine configuration will support for it ...

Configure Xubuntu like Ubuntu?

there! Well I'm pretty torn up about this. I love my ubuntu desktop and gnome, and all the settings and such that I've toyed with. :P but i've tried out Xubuntu. I don't like the desktop and such as much as gnome. (for example, when I click on the applications menu, and then hover over places, on ub ...

how to configure "varnish" in ubuntu hardy

i have installed varnish in my system and dont know if its working or do i have configure it for it to be working ...

Configure Compiz on Ubuntu 8.04 running on VMware

I am new around here, so I am sorry if this has been discussed before. I have VMware Workstation 6.04 install on my pc, and I decided to create a new virtual machine and install Ubuntu. Everything went very smoothly, so I started reading about what can I do with Ubuntu and find about Compiz. I tried ...

Unable to configure internet on ubuntu 9.10

I have install ubuntu 9.10 on my Dell studio, I have local broadband connection with its user name and password which i use to connect internet everytime i need along with its IP Address, subnet mask, Default gateway, Preferred DNS server.Where should i put all this details to connect internet, i ha ...

COnfigure Mobile Broadband Ubuntu 8.10 (U810/U1010)

I have a U1010/U810 just installed with ubuntu 8.10, everything was working perfectly fine except for its HSDPA/3G configuration. I check that all hardware is detected and working but when i try to do a connection it got disconnected immediately, further troubleshooting i suspected there could be so ...

Install and configure denyhosts on Ubuntu 10.04 server

I've been running denyhosts on Ubuntu 8.04 servers without any problems using the how-to found here http://www.howtoforge.com/preventing_ssh_dictionary_attacks_with_denyhostsNow that I have a new Ubuntu 10.04 server running, I thought I would just install denyhosts from the Ubuntu repository not rea ...

ERROR while configure sendmail on ubuntu server

hi, i recently installed sendmail on ma ubuntu server and after configuring sendmail.mc i went back to check ma mail.log im getting this Dec 15 18:31:36 AEvonserver sm-mta[19628]: starting daemon (8.14.3): SMTP+queueing@00:10:00Dec 15 18:31:36 AEvonserver sm-mta[19628]: NOQUEUE: SYSERR(root): openda ...

How to install and configure Wine on Ubuntu Edgy

This is not my handy work but I guide I found :)Installing WINE- Make sure your backports repository is enabled in the Software Sources dialog.- You will also need a Windows box with a correctly installed and registered version of PS.- Open a terminal and type$ sudo apt-get update$ sudo apt-get inst ...

Configure X on Ubuntu

How do I modify the X-settings from a terminal in Ubuntu.I modified these settings, and can not find out how ignore these and return to the previous settings. Is that possible?Can I find some default settings somewhere? ...

Configure my own Ubuntu flavour (emo Linux)

Hi, in Ukraine emo is very popular so I have decided to make Emo LInux something like Ubuntu Satanic Edition. So, I basically want to make Ubuntu with some wallpapers, poems, a skin, maybe some apps and some music. Is there a way to make an iso image out of my fiesysytem?:guitar: ...

how to configure NAT in ubuntu linux?

i'm just configuring network server.i just came across firewall setup.so my question is how to configure firewall using iptables and NAT as well to share internet for LAN.could anybocy guide for me please. ...

Cannot configure ODBC on Ubuntu 10.10

I have a new install of Ubuntu 10.10 and Mysql, which is running fine as native..version info "MySQL 5.1.49-1ubuntu8.1" So I can run all the native Mysql tools and the database shows up fine. I am running all local on my machine with about 3gb memory (running 32 bit everything) I downloade ...

Configure VNCServer in ubuntu

I have a new PC with a fresh ubuntu installation and I want to use it as a server. I have a LAN, all my computers have Windows XP professional installed. This is what I need to do:- All of my Windows PC's will connect to the Linux PC using remote desktop and a VNC viewer.- Each PC will connect as a ...

configure vnc on ubuntu

Would like to connect using vnc from windows xp pro pc to ubuntu pc. ...

how to configure ADSL on ubuntu edgy?

I had this working with breezy. However I have upgraded and my dsl connection is now broken. I tried to configure 5.10 and 6.06 live cds but that didn't work either. So I guess I didn't do the right thing (I ran sudo pppoeconf; select eth0, enter username and password). However pon dsl-provider just ...

How to configure NFS in ubuntu?

i want to configure NFS. how to configure it as there is no export file in /etc/export. and also some commands like nmapr not working.please help me out. i want to form a network of say 7 to 8 machines, so please give me details.tnx ...

configure Apache on ubuntu server 6.10

I have a server running ubuntu server 6.10 and have apache running on it as well. I am trying to set up apache so that I can host multiple users so that their webpages will be something like www.foo.com/~user1 where user1 is the users account. I know this is a common practice but I am not having any ...

HOWTO: Install and Configure OpenVZ on Ubuntu 8.04

There is a guide for OpenVZ posted last year (http://ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?t=617225) for 7.10. While still useful, I found it does contain some outdated information. So I am sharing what I figured out to get OpenVZ working with Ubuntu 8.04.IntroductionOpenVZ (http://wiki.openvz.org/Main_Pa ...

How do we configure security on Ubuntu 7.04?

How do we set up a firewall and such things?Whatawonderfulday ...

How to configure network in Ubuntu 5.10

I use this old version on my VERY old laptop sooo....anyway, does anyone know how to setup network on it.I have dinamic IP (so DHCP is on) and where to type in DNS?Do I need anything else?CiaoDjole ...

Configure VNCServer in ubuntu

Keep in mind that any valid user on the server should be able to SSH in using PuTTY from a Windows box and have full access to emacs and gcc. That way you have the power of using command line functions and not be limited by a graphical interface.If you are wanting to use something more than emacs an ...