Enable Restart X server (Ctrl-Alt-BackSpace) in Ubuntu 11.04 Natty Narwhal

If you have the problem that your ctrl-alt-backspace combination does not work and you have to restart the x-server see this blog entry here for the solution or simply go to System --> Preferences --> Keyboard --> Tab "Layouts" --> Button "Options" --> open "Key sequence to kill the X-Server" and enable the checkbox. Done.

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Ubuntu 11.04 and nxclient

Hi, I had some troubles using our existing terminalserver environment when moving to Ubuntu 11.04. Within 11.04 you can select more detailed keyboard layouts, especially when you are in Austria it is possible to select Austrian, which is nice from an personal viewpoint but it seems that mixes up the nxclient which obviously does know … Continue reading Ubuntu 11.04 and nxclient

sshmenu Tool for the admin

Again a blog post maybe interesting for you out there. I have to do quite a bunch of server administration throughout the day and have to connect using ssh many times a day. What gnome lacks here for me is a nice tool where you can manage your connections. I found this tool for me, … Continue reading sshmenu Tool for the admin

Gnome-Blog

I have had some issues using gnome-blog. The trouble started with the settings dialog, what to choose. Due to the fact that gnome-blog has more intelligence inside than needed I got some trouble in selecting "Blog Type" - "Selfrun WordPress" because this causes gnome-blog somehow to autocomplete the url given with something like ../wordpress/xmlrpc.php, which … Continue reading Gnome-Blog

BloGTK – Bug

Hi out there. Another bug report for BloGTK Users. When using more than one blog account the blog type radio button is not saved correctly when you only press the save button. Workaround: Change the blogtype to your choice and then press ok to use the currently edited account with BloGTK, afterwards it is saved … Continue reading BloGTK – Bug

WARNING With distribution upgrade from feisty to gutsy

Hi out there! I experienced some problems making the distribution upgrade from feisty to gutsy. The wu-ftp package could not be downloaden what I quit with a CTRL+C command in the command line. The download of all packages finished ok except for the wu-ftp package. The installtion process proceeded and when trying to install wu-ftp … Continue reading WARNING With distribution upgrade from feisty to gutsy