How to copy files to Samsung Galaxy II tab from Linux via USB

I got so used to simple friendship of Linux and Android powered devices in my home, that I was pretty shocked, that Samsung Galaxy II Tab doesn’t allow me simply to copy files to the device. But after some investigation I found that it is not only Samsung’s problem. Samsung Galaxy II tab uses MTP… Continue reading How to copy files to Samsung Galaxy II tab from Linux via USB

STAF to detect original hostname on Linux

I found that STAF on some my Linux boxes STAF doesn’t detect correct hostname. Actually, “STAF/Config/Machine” variable reports localhost.localdomain. The problem was in gethostbyname() function. It was clear from nohup.out file, where was the following message: Error on INTERFACE definition, interface tcp library STAFTCP Error creating interface, RC: 47, Reason: STAFConnectionProviderConstruct: Could not determine logical/physical… Continue reading STAF to detect original hostname on Linux