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Linux Icon Naming Conventions

Is there a naming convention in Linux when it comes to application icon filenames? What I'm referring to is the practice of including the icon size in the filename if the application uses multiple ...
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Numbering convention for the linux kernel?

What is the convention for numbering the linux kernels? AFAIK, the numbers never seem to decrease. However, i think I've seen three kinds of schemes 2.6.32-29 2.6.32-29.58 2.6.11.10 Can anybody ...
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Why do we use su - and not just su?

I don't understand why su - is preferred over su to login as root.