Wearing my freemedia hat today.
I know this has probably come up before on the list.
We need more volunteers
from India for India.
We have @100
requests from India per month that we cannot fulfill.
So if there are some of you on the list,
who are willing to burn a copy of Fedora
to help out. It would be most welcome.
The method of joining is here:
Seems like a nice swag to print and distribute. :-)
---------- Forwarded message ----------
From: Juan Rodriguez <nushio(a)fedoraproject.org>
Date: Thu, Feb 11, 2010 at 6:33 AM
Subject: [Design-team] Cheating with Fedora
To: design-team <design-team(a)lists.fedoraproject.org>
One of the linux myths is that using the operative system means using
the command line, but why should we demonize it?
Introducing... The Fedora Cheat Cube!
No longer does using the terminal have to involve memorizing obscure
commands, you can always have a fun cube around to remember the
important things, like yum commands and navigating with the terminal.
This would be a fun thing to hand out at Fedora booths at events, and
I intend to get this translated into spanish and hand them out at the
Now, it wouldn't be much help if I didn't give out the source, which
you can find at
One of the things I've been suggested to do is to include the 4
Foundations somewhere (Possibly on the "Fedora cheat cube" side?), and
also a link to the http://join.fedoraproject.org website.
Another idea I have, is to prepend a $ on commands that can be run as
a normal user, and # to commands that *require* root to work, then add
a footnote on each side to indicate that.
Other than that, the help I'd really appreciate is giving the frontal
face (The one with the Fedora logo) a make over, so it actually looks
Thanks for your time!
Disclaimer: The original cube was taken from gnome-look.org
Ing. Juan M. Rodriguez Moreno
Desarrollador de Sistemas Abiertos
design-team mailing list
Peace and Love,
I want to compile the the source code given in a well known unix programming
book(stevens) .I downloaded the codes but unable to build it ,giving me an
error: stropts.h: No such file or directory
I don't know what to do....
I am using fedora 11 latest gcc in the system.
I also try to include the search path which include a file
-I./usr/include/xulrunner-sdk-1.9.1/system_wrappers but it does not help . I
open the header file and the definition is there #include_next<strops.h>
so ultimately there is not the original file...
any one please help..
CSE 3rd year
Kalyani Govt. Engg. College