Tagged: Fedora 16

Google Earth in Fedora, ld-lsb.so.3 bad ELF interpreter

If you get the following Google Earth error under 64-bit Fedora 17 or Fedora 16: ./googleearth-bin: /lib/ld-lsb.so.3: bad ELF interpreter: No such file or directory Try installing the redhat-lsb.i686 package as follows: sudo yum install redhat-lsb.i686 Note: You could find this yourself for similar problems by typing at the Terminal: yum whatprovides ld-lsb.so.3 Where of […]

Fedora 16: changing screen dim timer

Fedora 16 automatically dims the laptop screen after a short period of inactivity. This period of inactivity appears to default to 10 seconds–which can be an unsettlingly short time. To increase the Fedora 16 screen brightness timer, the following Terminal commands are relevant: Check Fedora 16 screen brightness dimming timer (value in seconds): gsettings get […]