Install and run Lightscribe for linux. sudo yum -y install http://download.lightscribe.com/ls/lightscribe-1.18.27.10-linux-2.6-intel.rpm http://download.lightscribe.com/ls/lightscribeApplications-1.18.15.1-linux-2.6-intel.rpm http://www.lacie.com/download/drivers/LaCie%20LightScribe%20Labeler%201.0%20Linux.rpm Password: xxxxx The 4L-gui MUST run as root. sudo 4L-gui & Post created by: David Gregory Medina

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If the keyboard backlight keys fail to work, here’s a solution. Append acpi_backlight=vendor to grub’s bootloader strings and to the grub’s default file so new kernel’s will also have the correct parameter. Switch up to root su – Password: xxxxx …

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Switch up to root su – Password: xxxxx Add the Adobe repository to yum vi /etc/yum.repos.d/adobe-linux-x86_64.repo Add & save the following to the file [adobe-linux-x86_64] name=Adobe Systems Incorporated baseurl=http://linuxdownload.adobe.com/linux/x86_64/ enabled=1 gpgcheck=1 gpgkey=file:///etc/pki/rpm-gpg/RPM-GPG-KEY-adobe-linux Add livna.org repository rpm -ivh http://rpm.livna.org/livna-release.rpm You may …

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One line: sudo yum -y install http://www.brother.com/pub/bsc/linux/dlf/cupswrapperHL2270DW-2.0.4-2.i386.rpm http://www.brother.com/pub/bsc/linux/dlf/hl2270dwlpr-2.1.0-1.i386.rpm Take note that Brother misnamed the HL-2270DW drivers so they will not appear where there supposed to in the list. Look for HL2270DW, just past the conventionally named drivers. Post created by: …

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Switch up to root su – Password: xxxxx Create a keyfile containing random data, make it readable onlly to root dd if=/dev/urandom of=/root/keyfile bs=1024 count=4 chmod 0400 /root/keyfile The following requires the crypto drive partition, X being the drive and …

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This will download and install the brother driver suite, CUPS printer library, and all dependencies.  Tested in Fedora 16, 17, 18, and 19 sudo yum -y install http://www.brother.com/pub/bsc/linux/dlf/cupswrapperHL2270DW-2.0.4-2.i386.rpm http://www.brother.com/pub/bsc/linux/dlf/hl2270dwlpr-2.1.0-1.i386.rpm   Post created by: David Gregory Medina

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