• Opening a command prompt in Linux

    I'm trying to open a terminal on a Linux machine using Java code. I already know how to open the command prompt in Microsoft Windows (this is what I've been using): String command= "cmd c/start cmd.exe" Runtime rt = Runtime.getRuntime(); Process pr = rt.exec(command); I'm looking for the same thing...

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  • Changing the root directory on an Apache server

    Would anyone know how to change the document root on an Apache server? I'm trying to get localhost to come from /users/spencer/projects directory instead of /var/www. I would appreciate any help!

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  • Linux: Maximum numbers of threads that can be created

    Can someone tell me what the maximum number of threads are that could be created by a process in Linux? With that value, can it also be modified too? Thank you.

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  • Is there a high resolution timer in Linux?

    I currently have both Linux and Windows systems. I've noticed in Windows that I can create a high resolution timer using QueryPerformanceCounter and mmsystem.h. Is there anything like this in Linux?

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  • Ubuntu Inspiron with laptop

    I have Ubuntu 8 and need to know how to get Inspiron 6400 laptop working wireless. I need a simple step-by-step procedure - I am new to Linux. Thanks!

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  • Win Drupal’s Building Blocks!

    Are you a developer? Today's free IT book is an essential addition to your library: Drupal's Building Blocks. Learn how to quickly build web sites with CCK, Views, and Panels after you win this great resource. There are two ways to win this book: Answer one of five questions and post the link to...

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  • Trying to install Oracle 10g

    I'm trying to install Oracle 1OG on an Acer 5520-5334 computer and it has been giving me a particular error 'No valid devices found, etc.) From my research, it seemed like the versions of Red Hat OS (RHEL 3.0,4.0) were not compatible with my computer. Please can anyone give me advice on what Red...

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  • How to simulate packet delay and loss in Linux

    Is there anyway I can simulate a packet delay and loss for UDP and TCP in Linux to actually measure the performance of one of my applications? Would netem work for this? Thanks!

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  • Python: Getting the console width

    Does anyone know of a way to in Python to to programatically determine the width of a console? I'm talking about the number of characters that fits one line without any wrapping (not the pixel width of the window). I need the solution to be in Linux as well. Thank you in advance.

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  • Logging of users from Terminal Server

    Hi All, We are running Windows XP on a Terminal Server but we got a problem were by users terminate a session without logging off and this cause a problem for them later on. I have been using Unix and am new to configuring windows on a server. Could you please advice on how to loggoff users...

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  • Adding default include path for GCC in Linux

    I'd like GCC to include files from $HOME/include in addition to the usual, but I can't find an analogue to $LD_LIBRARY_PATH. I know I can just add the include directory at command line when compiling (or in the makefile), but I need a universal approach to this. Can someone help me?

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  • Creating directories in C++ and Linux

    Would there be an easy way to create several different directories in C++ / Linux? Here's an example: I want to save a file to a directory: /tmp/a/b/c But there directory isn't there. I want it to be created automatically. Thanks!

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  • Can I develop using Android SDK on a Linux machine?

    Would it be possible to develop using Android SDK on a 64-bit Linux machine? I can only find 32-bit versions for Linux. Thank you.

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  • Printing colored characters in a Linux terminal

    Can I print different colored characters to a Linux terminal that supports it? I've been using C++ but I'm not sure if it's working correctly. Also, would it support color codes?

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  • How to find all the files that contain a text string in Linux

    I'm trying to find a way to scan my whole Linux system for all of my files that contain a specific string of text. Just to clarify, I'm not looking for the file name, but the text within the file. After searching through several things, I found this solution: find / -type f -exec grep -H...

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  • Running Shell commands on Android programmatically

    Can I run terminal commands on my application and then possibly access all the data on my UI? This would be on Android. I'm particuarly looking at the top command. Thank you!

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  • Converting DOS and Windows newlines to Unix

    Would I be able to programmatically convert DOS / Windows newlines to Unix? I figured out that the "dos2unix" and "unix2dos" commands aren't available in certain systems. Is there a way I can emulate these commands with other ones like sed/awk/tr? Thanks!

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  • Why Are There Characters Between Words?

    I'm using an Apple computer, but working from Windows. We Zimbra and sometimes when I print there is a character in between each word. Does anyone know how to stop this. I can hardly read the e-mails.

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  • How do I install system rescue cd for Linux on a dedicated hard disk?

    How do I install system rescue cd for Linux on a dedicated hard disk, that can show in Grub menu and use it for when Linux down or has a problems?

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  • Can I capture the Control+D signal in a Linux system?

    I'm trying to capture the Control+D signal in my Linux program and then write a signal handler for it. Is there a way to do that? As I mentioned, I'm using C programming and the Linux system.

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