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    LDAP Replication when schema unknown

    The previous "administrator" left behind an LDAP setup that's tied to a couple of nonessential services. Since he's left we've expanded it and have gotten to the point where it's now used by...
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    [SOLVED] Re: REISUB vs. RSEIUB

    The R is the acryonym is to switch the input modes. It hasn't been needed in most of 10 years. We're already in that input mode.

    S is for sync, that is flush the cache buffers to disk. It makes no...
  3. Re: MagicSysRq keys for assistance with Ubuntu troubles

    It's the key on your keyboard that has "SysRq" or "SysReq" written on it. On a desktop PC, it's commonly the same as "Print Screen" or "PrtScn". On a Laptop it's often on it's own key and requires...
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    [ubuntu] Re: vim-like window manager

    I've never understood people complaining about replies to old posts. Yes, there are times when a post references a specific version of a product and is not or may not be relevant after a new release....
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    [ubuntu] Re: vim-like window manager

    I'm not familiar with ION, but from what I've read awesome should do what you want. It's scriptable with lua. In fact, the configuration files are lua programs. It doesn't support compositing...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Tethering Samsung Android Phones

    Oh, excellent! Now it's working. To clarify, where is this "USB Connect Mode" that I should avoid canceling? I've been able to disable and re-enable Settings->Applications->Debugging->USB Debug Mode,...
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    [SOLVED] Re: gvfs-mount doesnt work through ssh

    Great! I solved it slightly differently, I wonder if it was the same problem or just the same symptoms.
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    [ubuntu] Re: Search multiple .odt files

    I like this and made it into a function. Paste this into your ~/.bashrc. Then you can use "odtgrep search\ term" to search all *.odt files for your term. tidy cleans up the XML so grep can return the...
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    [SOLVED] Re: gvfs-mount doesnt work through ssh

    I'm experiencing this problem just in general on 10.10. Nothing I mount shows in ~/.gvfs. Some programs (ex: Open Office) are unable to access files from network shares. gfs-mount -li shows they're...
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    [ubuntu] Re: OpenOffice and SAMBA

    It doesn't make a copy in ~/.gvfs, the samba share is mounted in ~/.gvfs and nautilus gives Open Office "~/.gvfs/sharename on fileserver/path/file.odt" as the path.

    This no longer works on Ubuntu...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Tethering Samsung Android Phones

    This isn't merely a tethering issue, but a USB issue period. Samsung's USB is doing something weird on connection that linux's usb stack doesn't like. Here's what dmesg showed when I plugged mine in:...
  12. Re: HOWTO: True transparency in Conky and the panels

    It's failing when you run make. You need to run make in the same folder as the file "Makefile". I went back and it looks like cf-greenscreen no longer has a Makefile but has a CMakeList.txt instead....
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    [all variants] Which PPA is broken?

    I like PPAs. They're great. I have dozens I use. Sometimes they go down or even get deleted, and then I'm sad. Even worse, I can't figure out a straight forward way to know which one has gone down or...
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    [SOLVED] Re: Problems Using VLC as the Player for MythTV

    To clarify, he's using VLC as the player for MythVideo, the plugin used for playing avi, mpeg, rm, and other video files on the computer or accessible via NFS or CIFS mounts.

    Unfortunately, Myth...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Empathy and Telepathy-haze

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    Theta, facebook now uses the XMPP (aka Jabber) protocol, so you can use any jabber client directly. You're getting "No such file" error because bigbrownchunx-facebookim plugin is defucnt...
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    Poll: Re: Buy Portal 2 in the Steam Linux Client

    But... but... but only 96 people voted in a thread that goes on and off the first page of one of the lesser popular forms on ubuntuforums. Surely that indicates lack of interest! This is science!
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    Poll: Re: Buy Portal 2 in the Steam Linux Client

    I'll try...



    Hmmm... So steam on linux is bad (doesn't fit with the Linux attitude) but steam on Windows is ok (does that mean Windows fits with the Linux attitude??)[/quote]

    He never said,...
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    Poll: Re: Buy Portal 2 in the Steam Linux Client

    Portal was a great game... excellent storyline. I swore off Windows gaming shortly after playing it, though, and haven't touched steam since. Wine doesn't quite offer a good enough experience and...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Hide drives / partitions in nautilus places.

    $ sudo gedit /etc/fstab


    I expect you'll see something like this:



    /dev/sda3 / ext4 relatime,errors=remount-ro 1 1
    //dev/sda5 /home ext3 ...
  20. Re: HOWTO: True transparency in Conky and the panels

    When I set the type to dock, conky goes to the top of the screen and won't come down, even though my alignment is bottom_middle. If I set the window type to override, it doesn't look like greenscreen...
  21. Thread: AWN/Docky help

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    [ubuntu] Re: AWN/Docky help

    Yeah, on ubuntu I have a top panel and docky at the bottom. I have "Menu bar" in my top panel and I use docky to replace the window list (Manage windows without launcher). Basically, what I'd...
  22. Thread: AWN/Docky help

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    [ubuntu] Re: AWN/Docky help

    Docky doesn't support the notification area, the Gnome Main Menu (or MintMenu or MenuBar), nor does it support a ton of other Gnome Panel applets (such as Tomboy and Network Monitor).

    Until the...
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    [all variants] Re: Lenovo Ideapad S10-3t

    If the battery life when idle is a lot better on Win7 than Ubuntu, or if the computer feels noticeably warmer/fans run more often (does this model even have fans?) it probably is running hotter.
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    [all variants] Re: Lenovo Ideapad S10-3t

    How hot does it run in Win7? Does it feel warmer (back is hot, fans run more often, etc) or could it simply be the sensor isn't being read accurately?
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    [ubuntu] Re: Hide drives / partitions in nautilus places.

    What does that even do? I looked at man udev and there's no mention of DKD_PRESENTATION_HIDE. Does this only prevent the devices from showing in Nautilus Places, or does it do something like remove...
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