I have a Hp Pavilion dv5 laptop and was having sound problems. I have Linuxmint 7 64 bit, which is based on Jaunty Jackalope (Ubuntu 9.04) I found this article at https://help.ubuntu.com/community/SoundTroubleshooting which can also help you with HP dv models. The latest alsa-driver snapshot provides a fix for this issue. Get it here and ..

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Do all updates on Server Other needed applications yum install sysstat (For utilities, iostat etc) Installation of Iscsi Target software wget easynews.dl.sourceforge.net/sourceforge/iscsitarget/iscsitarget-0.4.17.tar.gz tar zxvf iscsitarget-0.4.17.tar.gz cd iscsitarget-0.4.17 make make install Disk partition Make sure you have GPT Kernel Support. (CentOS and Redhat Enterprise has this option enabled by default) File Systems > Partition Types > ..

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Performance Adjustments for Virtuals Edit the virtual's vmx file and add below: MemTrimRate = “0″ sched.mem.pshare.enable = “FALSE” MemAllowAutoScaleDown = “FALSE” For more info go to this website: Ubunbtuforums   Time Syncing Problems To find CPU speed go to a linux prompt and type in cat /proc/cpuinfo Look for cpu MHz and put for host.cpukHz Edit ..

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This was setup so I could easy get to all the tweaks I need for Ubuntu systems. Got most of the information from this http://blog.lxpages.com/2007/04/24/ubuntu-performance-guides/ From This Webite http://hubpages.com/hub/Optimizing-Firefox-3-Hacks-And-Tweaks Firefox 3 Hacks And Tweaks The following tweaks are obtained by typing ab0ut:config and then modifying the page. Make sure you take a back up copy just ..

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Fedora 8 With Fedora 8 being the host, Create a user that will login into Windows XP Pro directly so a family member doesn't need to figure out how to work with Vmware Player. By the way it could be any other operating system that is supported by vmware. Also by using a light weight ..

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Do all updates on Server Other needed applications yum install sysstat (For utilities, iostat etc) Installation of Iscsi Target software wget easynews.dl.sourceforge.net/sourceforge/iscsitarget/iscsitarget-0.4.16.tar.gz tar zxvf iscsitarget-0.4.16.tar.gz cd iscsitarget-0.4.16 make make install Disk partition Make sure you have GPT Kernel Support. (CentOS and Redhat Enterprise has this option enabled by default) File Systems > Partition Types > ..

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Download Openwebmail from this web site Openwebmail This of course will not be the current Readme file. If you want to look at Openwebmail readme file click on link. Openwebmail Readme file Needed application before installation. You of course need to have Apache installed and running. There might be other applications that need to be installed, like ..

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ClamAV Apply the following to all Email servers. Needed application before installation. Make sure you have bzip2-devel and gmp-devel installed swup --install bzip2-devel or yum install bzip2-devel swup --install gmp-devel or yum install gmp-devel Download and install CURL http://curl.haxx.se/download.html ./configure make make install Download ClamAV from this web site Clamav Untar downloaded file tar -xvzf clamav-0.92.1.tar.gz ..

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TCPSERVER Apply the following to all Email servers. Download ucspi-tcp from this web site ucspi-tcp Configuration of Tcpserver Installation Download the ucspi-tcp package. The latest published ucspi-tcp package is ucspi-tcp-0.88.tar.gz. Unpack the ucspi-tcp package: tar -zxvf ucspi-tcp-0.88.tar.gz cd ucspi-tcp-0.88 Compile the ucspi-tcp programs: make As root, install the ucspi-tcp programs under /usr/local: make s..

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Installation NOTE: the following needs to be done as root user and only if not installed. Download qmail-1.03.tar.gz or higher from http://www.qmail.org/ Installing Qmail NOTE: the following needs to be done as root user. Create the qmail home directory: Type mkdir /var/qmail You must set up the qmail group and the qmail users before compiling ..

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