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    [kubuntu] Re: Audacity only as root

    -rwxr-xr-x 1 root root 7370432 2010-09-21 23:22 audacity

    That doesn't seem to be the problem either. But thanks for having me check it!!!
    (unless I'm reading the permissions incorrectly!)
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    [kubuntu] Re: Audacity only as root

    Thanks TheFu, but that didn't work. I added myself as members of audio and pulse groups but still get the same crash. Tried to change the 'interface' in audacity from ALSA but it is the only...
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    [kubuntu] Audacity only as root

    I recently installed Trinity Kubuntu 10.10 amd64. When trying to use Audacity I found I could only use it as root! I have created a shortcut of "kdesudo audacity" but that exports everything as root...
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    [all variants] Re: question about ports of the router

    One thing I do to avoid having to wait to get to another location, is to use one of the free proxy servers. I use www.hidemyass.com to check outside connectivity to my other machine. But there are...
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    [kubuntu] Dancing NAT addresses

    Ok, it's an older Kubuntu. 8.04 Hardy.
    I have a Comtrend CT-5363 router, Desktop with Hardy (also have Oneiric installed but waiting to get Audacity working before switching for good) and an older...
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    Re: HowTo:How to Install Java in Ubuntu/Kubuntu

    Actually I'm running trinity maverick upgraded to natty.
    What I did was use either the Adept manager or the Synaptic Package Manager (I forget which it was) and had a graphical question to select...
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    [kubuntu] Re: Upgrade Hardy to latest Trinity

    Thank you ankspo71. I think I'm going to try the backup of what I want to keep, and hope I don't overlook anything!

    beew - I think you miss-understood me. (not hard for the way I say things...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Best Backup Method for Re-Install?

    I'm basically trying to do the same thing. Only I'm going from Hardy all the way up and I know there have been a lot of changes. Plus I want to go to the Trinity release since it uses the KDE3.5...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Running Windows executables

    I may be missing something here, but how are you accessing the server? Via ssh? Since it is remote you may have to install vnc or something similar, at least to get things up and running. I don't...
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    [kubuntu] Upgrade Hardy to latest Trinity

    I'm currently running Hardy on my desktop. I have been thinking about upgrading, but I don't like the KDE4 desktop. I know that Trinity is KDE3.5, but worry that upgrading to Trinity may cause the...
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    [SOLVED] Re: video format 0x7 problems

    Ok, not a fix, but a work-around. I installed format factory ( http://format-factory.en.softonic.com/ ) under wine and convert the non-playable avi's to mp4's, which play fine in kaffeine.
    I will...
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    [SOLVED] Re: video format 0x7 problems

    Ok, I did the sudo apt-get install kubuntu-restricted-extras but still have the same errors.:(

    I have in the past installed some of the codec packages from the repository. Can anyone recommend...
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    [SOLVED] Re: GRUB Being a @$*&%! Please Help!!!

    You did say that you were sure it wasn't a hardware problem, or I would suggest that.
    The only other thing I could suggest (also being a noob) is to use a windows boot disk/cd. If you don't have...
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    [SOLVED] Re: video format 0x7 problems

    I don't like the KDE 4.0+ desktops, I prefer the KDE 3.5. I have installed trinity on my laptop and it seems to work ok (haven't tried the video's on it yet). (may get brave and install trinity on my...
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    [SOLVED] video format 0x7 problems

    On some video's (avi's for one) I cannot get kaffeine to play them. It just says 'codec already installed' and stops.
    With mplayer I get 'Cannot find codec matching selected -vo and video format...
  16. [ubuntu] Wanted - Script to update html page automatically

    Let's see if I can explain this.

    Basically I am trying to do a script that automates updating an html webpage that has mp3 files on it. These mp3's are from a local radio station's "swap shop"...
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    [kubuntu] Re: Adept autoupdate problem

    If being old fashioned is a crime then I guess I'm guilty! :D
    I prefer KDE 3.5 over KDE 4.0 - 4.0 reminds me of windows too much!! I recently found the trinity distro for Kubuntu 10.10 and have it...
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    [kubuntu] Adept autoupdate problem

    Autoupdate has been showing 3 updates for the last few weeks. When I do updates it will not do these three. Even trying from the command line as sudo it will not complete them. I've been hoping a new...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Ubuntu Boot Manager

    I'm not sure, but I think you can manually redirect the boot to /dev/sdb1

    If not from normal boots grub menu then you might try the live cd.

    This will not fix the problem, but would allow you...
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    [SOLVED] Re: Video editors are disappointing

    You might try Lives - I know it's in the Hardy repo, don't know about the others.

    http://lives.sourceforge.net/ <- link
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    Re: mplayer and scripting problem

    Thanks Andrew - I hadn't thought of that,maybe it will work!!! (I don't see, as yet, where it would hurt - the programs are 1 hour long)
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    mplayer and scripting problem

    I posted this on 'absolute beginner' forum with no replies - mods if this isn't allowed, or considered spamming, let me know and I will delete the other thread.

    On my ubuntu 10 server I have a...
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    Re: Script using Zenity on Kubuntu?

    First - I use zenity on kubuntu 8.04 - so your script should run on kubuntu - however -

    Perhaps this should be a new thread, but it is a question about zenity.
    I have a script that used zenity's...
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    [ubuntu] Re: How to Convert .img to .iso

    Can't help with a direct conversion, but maybe you could create an iso from the flashdrive?
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    [ubuntu] Re: Server setup

    I'm using an old 450 mhz dell latitude with no keyboard, no display, no mouse, 128 meg memory and a 10gig hard drive. Ubuntu 10.04 server runs fine on it. I use webmin or ssh to log on from my...
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