Install lm-sensors apt-get install lm-sensors Detect Sensors, Entering ‘Y’ for each question shouldn’t hurt. sensors-detect Load the modules sudo service module-init-tools start Get the applet apt-get install sensors-applet And finally, add this applet to the panel.
Install vpnc sudo apt-get install vpnc Install rdesktop sudo apt-get install rdesktop Create vpnc configuration file sudo cp /etc/vpnc/example.conf /etc/vpnc/myconfig.conf Edit myconfig.conf Use the settings from corresponding .pcf file1. If the group password is stored in encrypted form in .pcf file, decrypt it from here. Create a shell script in your home folder with following
Well, this one was easy. The method described here worked for me. Sony VAIO has Ricoh R5U870 Webcam buid into it, which I got to know from here. Simply install the following two files from here and install them in the following order: ricoh-webcam-r5u870-firmware_0.11.4-0arakhne1_i386.deb ricoh-webcam-r5u870_0.11.4-0arakhne1_i386.deb Note: I am still trying to figure out how to