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How To Enable The Ctrl-Alt-Backspace Combo In KDE 4

http://blog.abhitux.com

The Ctrl+Alt+Backspace combo, which allowed killing the X server is now disabled by default in many major Linux distributions. Here's how to enable it in KDE.

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Created by JRepin 4 years 4 weeks ago – Made popular 4 years 4 weeks ago
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If Or When Will X12 Actually Materialize?

http://www.phoronix.com

The first version of the X protocol for the X Window System emerged in 1984 and just three years later we were at version 11. However, for the past 23 years, we have been stuck with X11 with no signs of the twelfth revision being in sight.

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Created by vacuous 4 years 13 weeks ago – Made popular 4 years 13 weeks ago
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X Server 1.8 Release Candidate Is Here

http://www.phoronix.com

Keith Packard has just made available the first release candidate of X Server 1.8 and confirms that its release schedule is still on track. Snapshots and the Git code for X Server 1.8 go back to last year, but with a planned release by the end of March, Keith has now started working on release candidates.

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Created by partytime 4 years 28 weeks ago – Made popular 4 years 28 weeks ago
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LPC: 25 years of X

http://lwn.net

The X Window System quietly hit its 25th anniversary back in June; it is, undoubtedly, one of the oldest and most successful free software projects in existence.

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Created by mmclarkson 4 years 47 weeks ago – Made popular 4 years 46 weeks ago
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Bash History Editing

http://physical-thought.blogspot.com

"This post sets a challenge; the goal is to come up with a bash one-liner (which can include multiple statements, pipes, etc. to arbitrary level) which removes "incriminating" lines from the .bash_history file, without looking too incriminating itself [...] feel free to leave your offerings in comments to this post..."

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Created by can.axis 5 years 16 weeks ago – Made popular 5 years 16 weeks ago
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X Window Managers Part 1

http://systhread.net

The implementation of the X suite allows for the creation of a wide variety of graphical window managers. Although there is a great website that documents the wide array of window managers both large and small called xwinman lets take a look at window managers roughly in order of appearance.

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Created by chimera 5 years 23 weeks ago – Made popular 5 years 23 weeks ago
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X Server 1.6.0 Has Been Released

http://www.phoronix.com

It's arriving about two months later than originally scheduled (and didn't arrive in 2008 like Intel wanted), but X Server 1.6 has been officially released this afternoon and it wasn't 212 days late like the infamous X Server 1.4.1 release.

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Created by chen2007 5 years 27 weeks ago – Made popular 5 years 27 weeks ago
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How To Set Up A Headless X Server On Redhat Linux

http://linuxshellaccount.blogspot.com

The Headless X-Server Rides! Rides, Rides how he rides. Sorry -- sourcing The headless horsemen and the Dead Kennedy's for some reason ;)

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Created by eggixyz 5 years 47 weeks ago – Made popular 5 years 47 weeks ago
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HOWTO to setup Stumpwm for a fully Lispy environment (2008-08-07)

http://stumpwm.antidesktop.net

"... thought I would throw this out there as I have spent some time recently getting this working. I had used the stumpwm binary built with the configure && make dance, but it does not run swank in the background so the fabulous facility of running slime-connect and hacking the live window manager was not available. That and having read about clbuild I wanted to get it working.

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Created by can.axis 6 years 4 weeks ago – Made popular 6 years 3 weeks ago
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X Devs Drop NVIDIA Auto-Config Support

http://www.phoronix.com

Sparking a heated Sunday afternoon debate, NVIDIA's Aaron Plattner had commited a trivial change to the X Server that resulted in several key open-source X developers becoming disgruntled. Ultimately, this NVIDIA-spawned patch ended up being recalled just hours later.

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Created by serdar 6 years 6 weeks ago – Made popular 6 years 6 weeks ago
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Linux and Unix Software Security Basics - Part 3

http://linuxshellaccount.blogspot.com

Part four of a five part post series on setting up Linux and Unix servers securely.

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Created by eggixyz 6 years 10 weeks ago – Made popular 6 years 10 weeks ago
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Basic Linux Tips and Tricks, Part 3

http://www.linuxplanet.com

Part 1 of this article provided the general background a reader needs to solve problems with Linux. Part 2 of this article discussed the process of solving Linux problems. In this final part of a three-part series, we'll step through a real-world example of solving a Linux problem.

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Created by bluecheese 6 years 45 weeks ago – Made popular 6 years 44 weeks ago
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