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by ruscook
Tue May 08, 2007 12:25
Forum: Sabayon Linux General Discussion
Topic: HELP - Issues with Hard Drives
Replies: 5
Views: 1030

A version of ubuntu feisty beta hosed my sata drive config (which was how I got sabayon as I felt it was time to try something new since I had to reinstall anyway). It appears that a new/recent version of the kernel ide/sata drivers changes the drive naming convention from /dev/hdX to /dev/sdX I'm n...
by ruscook
Thu May 03, 2007 8:50
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Whats in the works to compete with Vista?
Replies: 59
Views: 12193

Needless to say, my pro bono computer repairs for family and friends will cease as they buy Vista machines because Iwill not have a copy and will not bother to learn how to fix its problems. Till they buy Vista, I'm still fixing about 1 per week :cry: :-). I moved my father from Windows to Ubuntu (...
by ruscook
Mon Apr 30, 2007 21:32
Forum: Sabayon Linux General Discussion
Topic: Modifying shortcut: add "Run as administrator" to
Replies: 3
Views: 679

I don't know for KDE but for gnome (depending on which method of granting privileges you picked) you put (no quotes of course): gksudo "app name" "commandline" or gksu "app name" "commandline" Why not look at the launcher for an app that does set user/privilege to root in kde and copy that method. R...