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    [SOLVED] Re: Share Folders w/Win7 & Mint10

    the 20+ year old netcat (or nc) command can do that just cat ANY_FILE | nc -vvnl 8080 if you have a static ip, anyone with your ip address can download the file by using nc YOUR_IP 8080 > FILE. A few...
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    [SOLVED] Re: Old version of VLC player

    you could switch to a lighter variation rather than an older one, I'm running Lubuntu 10.10 from a 4 GB usb stick on my main computer (HDD crash) right now, my ram usage is 70MB, my CPU averages 3%...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Burning .iso cant read or boot

    why vista, it's one of the worst OSes ever made

    Sorry this isn't very constructive but with acces to W7 or XP why choose vista?
  4. Re: switching my parents from Windows XP to Ubuntu

    I set both of my parents up with lubuntu 10.04 (Lubuntu > ubuntu IMO) installations,as well as a dozen people at my college, all dual boot of course. As far as I know, none of them have even booted...
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    Re: Do you prefer GUI or Terminal?

    I wasn't being negative, I was warning you that you've created a false-dichotomy by asking terminal or GUI. The most this thread could accomplish is an opinion audit and some arguing.
  6. Thread: slow mp4 files

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    [all variants] Re: slow mp4 files

    do you have an ati or nvidia card? the repositories have a special driver that allows those cards to perform decoding operations
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    Re: Do you prefer GUI or Terminal?

    unzip *.zip /destination/path
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    Re: Reiser4 - The most amazing FS ever!

    XFS has been benchmarked almost as fast as reiser4 on small files and faster on large files 300MB+, it has defrag capability and superior journaling.

    That is why I endorse XFS as the next...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Screen Upside Down and Inside Out

    That is the strangest problem I've heard of yet, try


    rm $HOME/.config
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    Re: The freezing problems MUST be fixed!

    rm -r $HOME/.config && sudo dpkg-reconfigure -a && sudo aptitude -f install && sudo update-grub
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    [ubuntu] Re: Ubuntu freezes during start up.

    chrooting is *easy* when you know 2 things: where your partition is mounted and how to copy/paste.

    1 start a live cd

    2 open your ubuntu partition in nautilus (so that it's mounted in /media) ...
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    Re: Do you prefer GUI or Terminal?

    When you drop a rock, does it want to fall?

    Everyone has a different opinion on this, i prefer command line, the next guy likes boxes with buttons. It's unanswerable.
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    [ubuntu] Re: unable to mount .img file

    if you have the disk space, just dd the img to some free space on the drive, it shouls then act like a partition and you'll be able to extract the data
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    [ubuntu] Re: Best Compression Tool As of Ubuntu 10.04

    pictures, music, and movies dont't compress very well (8% at the most)
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    [SOLVED] Re: My compiz is acting up

    did you "sudo nvidia-xconfig" ?

    if that doesn't work try:


    rm -r $HOME/.config
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    [ubuntu] Re: Bad Performance

    use flash aid for flash and consider lubuntu for a more lightweight distro
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    [ubuntu] Re: unable to mount .img file

    just try
    sudo mount -o loop /path/to/.img /mount/location
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    [SOLVED] Re: Install / uninstall issues (Flash Player)

    if you have firefox use the flash-aid extention:
    https://addons.mozilla.org/en-US/firefox/addon/161939/

    made by a UF member, this extention solves *almost* every flash problem on linux
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    Re: Naughty November 2010 Screenshots

    here is the download link to my theme pack, I'v never made a theme pack before so tell me if anything isn't working. for the conky script I cheated on four lines, so you will need to update those...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Asked for pin at every boot

    The only thing I can think of at the moment is to delete ~/.config reboot and choose "use unsafe storage" when you connect to the network. but this is a very uncoordinated idea that will mess up you...
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    [ubuntu] Re: what is this???

    are you using an ethernet cable, if so ' dhclient eth0 ' will get networking working.
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    Re: Naughty November 2010 Screenshots

    Thank you!

    The wallpaper was made by me in gimp from 2 other wallpapers,

    the conky was heavily modified from one posted in the very popular UF thread,

    the Icon theme is awoken,

    the dock...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Accidently Uninstalled Network app

    connect to an ethernet cable and

    sudo dhclient eth0
    now sudo your connected to the internet and can reinstall that package
  24. Thread: The ANTI-LINUX

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    [SOLVED] Re: The ANTI-LINUX

    use the psu from your old computer, they are most likely all ATX and cross compatible. If your old computer's PSU is > 300 watts try it and see haw it goes.

    P.S. try a memtest as well
  25. Re: Most useless, esoteric thing you actively tried to learn?

    windows
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