Linux Half-Life Dedicated Server Counter-Strike Server

Note 0: The old hldsupdatetool not longer works!!!!

It’s a lot to cover.
For now, only reference links:

https://developer.valvesoftware.com/wiki/SteamCMD
https://developer.valvesoftware.com/wiki/Dedicated_Servers_List

https://developer.valvesoftware.com/wiki/Half-Life_Dedicated_Server

How to install Counter-Strike 1.6 Server


http://forums.absurdminds.net/viewtopic.php?f=18&t=423
https://support.steampowered.com/kb_article.php?ref=6470-EIFV-5481#start

I spin an new Ubuntu VM.
Note 1: 32bit is easier because of no lib32gcc1 required.
Download SteamCMD.

Note 2: for Counter-Strike: Condition Zero Dedicated Server

Note 3: for Counter-Strike Global Offensive Dedicated Server

Note 4: for Counter-Strike: Source Dedicated Server

How to disable right-click on the desktop in Xfce 4.10

This is the second shoot on Xfce.

First my testing box:

Try the following:

Then this should pretty much disable all interaction with the desktop.

To apply this change system wide, copy changes from your user folder to:

remove [Suspend] [Hibernate] buttons from the Xfce logout dialog

Been working on Xfce recently.

I would like to share some trick on how to Customize XFCE Desktop, hope these can save your some time.

My build need to remove [Suspend] [Hibernate] buttons from the Xfce logout dialog

To change system wide:
/etc/xdg/xdg-xubuntu/xfce4/xfconf/xfce-perchannel-xml/xfce4-session.xml

To change for one user:
~/.config/xfce4/xfconf/xfce-perchannel-xml/xfce4-session.xml

Add these at the end of xml file:

Make it looks like:

Starting Ubuntu Xubuntu without the GUI

For Ubuntu 11.10 and higher

Edit /etc/default/grub

vi /etc/default/grub

Find out this line:

Change it to:

Update Grub:

Please notice, you do NOT need to remove / disable lightdm upstart conf, it already does that for you.

lightdm.conf

You will still be able to use X by typing startx after you logged in.

Ubuntu Cleanup: How to Remove All Unused Linux Kernel Headers, Images and Modules

First do upgrade to the latest kernel and reboot with the new kernel, make sure everything works!

$ uname -a
Linux MDS 3.2.0-54-generic #82-Ubuntu SMP Tue Sep 10 20:09:12 UTC 2013 i686 i686 i386 GNU/Linux

Then check all the linux kernel installed:

List all old kernels:

Run this command to clean the old kernel:

This will generate a new GRUB menu, and when you reboot, you’ll see only the current kernel is listed.