Category Archives: GNU/Linux Ubuntu

Mapping German Keyboard to U.S. Keyboard in GNU/Linux Debian

Posted in kerneltrap.org on October 14, 2009 – 10:05pm The first thing that I did when I needed to access the Internet through one of the PCs in the PC Pool of RWTH Aachen is to transform the German keyboard … Continue reading

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Resizing Swap Partition Breaks Ubuntu 8.04 Hibernation

Posted in kerneltrap.org on July 27, 2009 – 7:24pm About three weeks ago my employer asked me to shrink the swap partition of a GNU/Linux Ubuntu 8.04 system so as to gain several gigabytes for the root filesystem. After resizing, … Continue reading

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Make Windows Transparent In GNU+Linux Ubuntu 8.04

Posted in kerneltrap.org on April 23, 2009 – 9:53am Ever since the time I started to fiddle with GNU/Linux Ubuntu 8.04 in October 2008 at http://infi-nity.com, I had been wondering as to how I could reduce the opacity of the … Continue reading

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Recompiling kannel-1.4.1 in GNU/Linux Ubuntu 8.04

Posted in kerneltrap.org on March 31, 2009 – 11:02am Previously I successfully recompiled kannel-1.4.1 in GNU/Linux Ubuntu 8.04 Desktop as I have described here. But, when I tried to do the same in a fresh installation of GNU/Linux Ubuntu 8.04 … Continue reading

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Setting Up an SMS Gateway with Ubuntu 8.04, Kannel and Huawei E220 GSM Modem

Posted in kerneltrap.org on March 18, 2009 – 1:07pm Setting up Kannel 1.4.1 in Ubuntu 8.04 Desktop was easy. The challenging part was finding the right GSM modem or cellphone because some hardware vendors still refuse to cooperate with us … Continue reading

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