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How to remove/install/reconfigure xorg without reinstalling ubuntu

Open terminalRemove existing xorg using the following command

sudo apt-get remove --purge xserver-xorg Install xorg using the following command

sudo apt-get install xserver-xorg Reconfigure xorg using the following command

sudo dpkg-reconfigure xserver-xorg source: title link

Tenés Empanadas Graciela (short TEG)

is a turn-based strategy game running under Linux. The idea for this free and open source software (GNU GPL) program came from the board game TEG (based on the popular Risk game but differs in many aspects of the rules).
In 1996 the Argentine Ricardo riq Quesada started working at the game, discontinued it for a few years and brought life back into the project in early 2000. Some developers, graphic artists and translators joined the project located at SourceForge's servers and made it a success.
Using a Server several players can fight each other for world domination and of course also chat together. Various maps are used as battle field and also several languages like Spanish, German, French and Polish are available.
Also there exists an Argentine web based version of this game called WebTeg that allows to play online with any browser of any operating system.
DistributionsThe game is widely distributed by several GNU/Linux distributions and ported to other Operating S…

Tapa Ole 19 de mayo 2010


Resize images from Console

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Cracking a Pdf Password

PDFCrack is a GNU/Linux (other POSIX-compatible systems should work too) tool for recovering passwords and content from PDF-files. It is small, command line driven without external dependencies. The application is Open Source (GPL).

pdfcrack Features:
Supports the standard security handler (revision 2 and 3) on all known PDF-versionsSupports cracking both owner and userpasswordsBoth wordlists and bruteforcing the password is supportedSimple permutations (currently only trying first character as Upper Case)Save/Load a running jobSimple benchmarkingOptimised search for owner-password when user-password is knownInstall pdfcrack in Ubuntu
sudo aptitude install pdfcrack
pdfcrack Syntax
pdfcrack -f filename [options] pdfcrack Options
-b, - -bench - Perform benchmark and exit.
-c, - -charset=STRING - Use the characters in STRING as charset.
-m, - -maxpw=INTEGER - Stop when reaching INTEGER as password length.
-n, - -minpw=INTEGER - Skip trying passwords shorter than INTEGER.
-l, - -loadState=F…

The 30 players

Thirty players, one ilussion...

Sergio Romero (AZ Alkmaar)
Nicolás Otamendi (Vélez)
Martín Demichelis (Bayern Munich)
Walter Samuel (Inter)
Gabriel Heinze (Olympique)
Jonás Gutiérrez (Newcastle)
Javier Mascherano (Liverpool)
Juan Sebastián Verón (Estudiantes
Angel Di María (Benfica)
Lionel Messi (Barcelona)
Gonzalo Higuaín (Real Madrid)
Mariano Andújar (Catania)
Diego Pozo (Colón)
Nicolás Burdisso (Inter)
Clemente Rodríguez (Estudiantes)
Fabricio Coloccini (Newcastle)
Mario Bolatti (Fiorentina)l
Jesús Dátolo (Olympiakos)
Javier Pastore (Palermo)
José Sosa (Estudiantes)
Maxi Rodríguez (Liverpool)
Sergio Agüero (Atlético Madrid)
Diego Milito (Inter)
Carlos Tevez (Manchester City)
Martín Palermo (Boca)
Ezequiel Lavezzi (Nápoli)
Sebastián Blanco (Lanús)
Insaurralde (Newell's)
Juan Mercier (Argentinos)
Ariel Garcé (Colón)

Pino Twitter Client

Pino is Twitter and client for Linux desktop (actualy, for any OS, that has X11). It's simple, fast and also fancy :). Pino is written in Vala language and compiled to the native binary code.
or you can download an archive with source code or get the latest revision from mercurial repository:
hg clone pino-twitter PackagesUbuntusudo add-apt-repository ppa:vala-team/ppa sudo add-apt-repository ppa:troorl/pino Arch LinuxYou can download PKGBUILD at AUR. Thanks to pizzapunk
Fedorasu -c 'yum install pino'
Also you can download RPM package for Fedora 12 in the download section. Thanks to Joel Barrios.
DebianUnofficial Debian packages from
FreeBSDFreeBSD users are now able to install it via ports:
cd /usr/ports/net-im/pino
make install clean
... or as a binary package:
pkg_add -r pino
Installation from sourcesPino uses Waf build system. To build and install Pino use this commands:
./waf c…