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    Unable to boot customized Saucy live CD

    I put together a customized version of the Ubuntu livecd for myself to perform various tasks on my systems from a live USB key using UCK and UNetbootin. My current builds of this ISO are done with...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Wireless degrades into unusability

    The particular USB wireless adapter which I used was based on the ZyDAS ZD1211 802.11b/g USB WLAN chipset and used the zd1211rw driver. However, your mileage may vary. Also, finding adapters with...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Wireless degrades into unusability

    For what its worth, I've had very similar problems with Ubuntu (and other distros) in the past using a Broadcom chipset. After much research it turned out to be most likely related to a change in the...
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    [xfce] Re: gnumeric doesn't save .xlsx

    While I can't speak for Gnumeric, I can say that more than likely, OpenOffice/LibreOffice will give you better results in this type of situation. Also, Microsoft is pretty notorious for chaning the...
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    Re: I just invented the internet.

    I feel deeply offended as a long time fellow Arch user and Subaru enthusiast that you call us ricers. Typical ignorance really, you know that wing is stock right?

    :popcorn: ibtl, btw.
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    Re: Control Banshee player with C

    You need to switch users because when banshee launches it look in the home directory for your music library database and its settings for your user. If your running the program as root then the home...
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    Re: Control Banshee player with C

    Though probably a bit more complicated, if you use dbus you will get much better results and will avoid the permissions issue. If you really cant use dbus, then the next proper way to approach this...
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    Re: Some simple shell scripts

    Something like this:


    #!/bin/bash
    firefox-bin -width $1 -height $2

    Use with:


    ./myscript.sh 800 600
  9. Re: I'm taking a stand to invent MACE (Mac Environment for Linux)

    Well wine works by implementing a native linux version of the Windows API and then providing an executable which understands the windows EXE format to jump into and thus execute a windows program.
    ...
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    [SOLVED] Re: Google Music Beta vs Linux

    I just got my invite today and have been long awaiting it to be quit honest. I'm uploading my Music on a windows partition right now and accessing my linux partition via ext2fsd. As far as native...
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    Re: help with structs and pointers in C++

    If this is C++ I wouldn't be using C struct's but instead wrap all that data into a classes and use encapsulation to control access to the data.
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    Re: what do you think of C#

    I'm not entirely sure where you heard that it was a bad language to start off with. But, I don't think you would be any worse off starting off with C# than if you were to start off learning...
  13. Thread: Linux bloat?

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    [ubuntu] Re: Linux bloat?

    Well I'm not entirely sure what thats supposed to mean but I presume it means if you don't have excessive amounts of software installed. Though that even depends on many different factors.
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    Re: Boston (Massachusetts) Ubuntu Users?

    From Somerville here, would love to see a Boston area specific chapter.
  15. [ubuntu] Re: How do firewire drives show up as in /dev ?

    Firewire is definitely well supported under Linux as I've been using firewire webcams for instance in it for years. As with all devices, they will show up under /dev when attached to your system. And...
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    [ubuntu] Re: How to install epson sx 215 ??

    Looks to me like its supported in sane:
    http://www.sane-project.org/sane-mfgs.html#Z-EPSON
    http://www.sane-project.org/man/sane-epson2.5.html

    I have never dealt with scanning under linux so I...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Looking for a Graphing program

    You could try using a web-based one such as Wolfram|Alpha (www.wolframalpha.com) as well.
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    Re: ^ < v (Or: The Most Amazing Game Ever)

    ^ No most certainly not...

    > I love Subarus! :P

    v Do you drive manual? 4/5/6 speed?
  19. [kubuntu] Re: Kernel panic after B43 driver install on Lenovo IdeaPad S10

    News to me actually, but heres an excerpt of my lspci output :

    05:00.0 Network controller: Broadcom Corporation BCM4312 802.11b/g (rev 01)


    Did a reinstall of that package, wireless networking...
  20. [kubuntu] Kernel panic after B43 driver install on Lenovo IdeaPad S10

    Hey everyone,

    I just installed Kubuntu 9.10 on my netbook (Lenovo IdeaPad S10). I quickly realized after installing all the updates via a LAN cable that the wireless drivers were causing the...
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    [all variants] Re: Lightweight webserver + PHP

    Well thats exactly what I am saying, Apache 2 is a memory hog on that, it'll never run on the kind of hardware you're using.
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    Re: Palm or other relatively small device

    I really think the touch is your only viable option unless you want a cell phone or a netbook both of which dont meet your criteria, so...
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    [all variants] Re: Lightweight webserver + PHP

    I got apache2 running on my VPS with 256MB of RAM and Ubuntu 9.04 and it eats memory like theres no tomorrow. In fact I generally have to reboot the server like every week because it crashes due to...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Ubuntu 8.04 LTS will not boot up

    Well it sounds like a kernel panic to be honest. Ideally, you'll want to get off that old version at some point. But, when the GRUB menu comes up, did you try selecting a different kernel to load?...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Intel Graphics Drivers?

    To my knowledge, the GMA graphics drivers have been sub-par on newer chipset models for some time now. I think your probably out of luck for the time being.
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