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  1. [SOLVED] Re: self created launcher doesn't do anything (14.04 x64)

    Although I don't know what exactly cause the trouble, I got it working with the following settings:
    moved .desktop from ~/Desktop to /usr/share/applications and chagned .desktop to:


    run_my_gui...
  2. [SOLVED] Re: self created launcher doesn't do anything (14.04 x64)

    Thanks for quick reply. Tried your code, no luck.
    I've cat some examples from /usr/share/applications/
    no syntax error I made. Anyone, please share a method in debugging .desktop launcher?
    ...
  3. [SOLVED] self created launcher doesn't do anything (14.04 x64)

    Hi, all,

    New to 14.04.1, created a desktop launcher at ~/Desktop (tried ~/.local/share/applications) as:


    [Desktop Entry]
    Version=1.0
    Type=Application
    Terminal=false
    Name[en_US]=my_gui
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    [ubuntu] Re: downloadable package for old releases

    To answer my own post,

    Found this quite useful: http://ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?t=1036360
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    [ubuntu] Re: downloadable package for old releases

    Thanks for comment.

    Maybe my original post is not clear enough.

    I am looking for software package installation .deb or source not ubuntu source.

    Or I don't figure out how to use:...
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    [ubuntu] downloadable package for old releases

    Hi, all,

    Ubuntu moves up so fast on its timebased release schedule.

    Is it possible to get downloadable package for old releases (for example 10.10 Maverick Meerkat). Search ubuntu package site,...
  7. [ubuntu] Re: Nautilus no longer provides SMB mount points in ~/.gvfs

    Just to add on 10.10 it's mounted to ~/.gvfs

    Command line to mount

    $ sudo smbmount //{share_ip}/{directory} /mnt/SMBShared -o username=${user_name}/${DOMAIN_NAME}

    Interesting part is, could...
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    [ubuntu] Re: smbumount missing in maverick

    Just to add on my ubuntu 10.10, $ sudo umount -f /mnt/SMBShared doesn't work.

    I have to $ sudo su to do the same thing.

    Don't understand why but it worked.
  9. [ubuntu] Re: same fonts different looking on two installations

    Hi all, I found my problem. Sorry for all the misleading descriptions.

    The newly install Ubuntu doesn't have Dejavu Sans Mono installed (for some reason). So on this machine system just used...
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    Re: How to install fonts in Ubuntu?

    Came up with this thread when trying to add fonts to Ubuntu 10.10

    Found a quick summary quick concise and complete: http://www.wikihow.com/Install-TrueType-Fonts-on-Ubuntu

    Just one point to...
  11. [ubuntu] Re: same fonts different looking on two installations

    I am 100% sure they have identical DPI and rendering settings. But yes, they have different Graphic cards.

    Thanks for your comments,
  12. [ubuntu] same fonts different looking on two installations

    Same fonts, same size: DejaVu Sans Mono

    On two different installation of same distributions (Ubuntu 10.10)
    Two machine has identical system appearance settings (checked carefully)

    Look very...
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    [ubuntu] Re: 10.10 freezing a couple of times a day

    Just to add some update, after almost a year.

    Just opened up the tower, swapped RAM stick, and did a 2 hours test of no error. Changed SATA slots.

    Problem remains. I could only imagining there...
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    Re: Nautilus error when starting from terminal

    Xilinx SDK on Ubuntu 11.10

    similar situation, after googling, tried $ sudo ./{the_app}, it starts without error.

    So it seems to me permission related.

    Original error message:


    (Xilinx...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Firefox not working 11.10

    That's exact the answer I have been looking for, thanks to holycow131415
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    [all variants] Re: WD My Passport hardware encryption

    I just got 1T my passport and found out it doesn't work on uBuntu.

    Theoretically I can understand to have virtual windows to get "WD Drive Unlock.exe" to work at least once so the encryption is...
  17. [ubuntu] Re: executable start from menu with environment variables

    Thank you for the recommendation. I learnt some thing about launcher.
    Exec="" in launch is the line I added to menu command line: "bash /${my_startup_script}"; so I still have to use my startup...
  18. [all variants] Re: Correct shell script format for GNOME Menu item?

    I know the problem was resolved long time ago.

    Just because when I encounter the same issue, don't get much from a good search. But this thread definitely solved my issue in 2012. Add and witness...
  19. [ubuntu] executable start from menu with environment variables

    10.10 Maverick x64

    I have an executable which requires some startup scripts to run.

    Set in .bashrc and start from shell work fine. But if I can the shortcut added in menu. It's not working,...
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    [ubuntu] 10.10 freezing a couple of times a day

    10.10 on i7 2.8GHz, 4Gb Ram, 4Gb swap,

    All of sudden system acting like freezing down.
    No heavy things running, Chrome with about 5 tabs open.
    Could not find any clue by looking at top or...
  21. [ubuntu] Re: Printer driver (PPD) problems with Ubuntu 10.04 and Xerox 9201

    Make sure to try reboot, we have just fixed one machine by reboot upon exact same error on 11.04 for Xerox WorkCenter 5755.
  22. [all variants] udev rules runs earlier than /sys/device is ready.

    I was trying to speed up thinkpad trackpoint.

    Set /etc/udev/rules.d/10-trackpoint.rules as:
    SUBSYSTEM=="serio", DRIVER=="psmouse", ATTR{speed}="220", ATTR{sensitivity}="190"

    Verified by...
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    [ubuntu] uBuntu 10.10 freezes once in a while

    Very light use on a i7 system.

    Once in a day something my system just freezes, external monitor goes down for about 2 mins, then normally it recovers itself slowly.

    I can see from System...
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    [all variants] Re: How to set terminal default path to pwd

    My deep deep sorry to all! :KS:KS:KS

    I actually made change in .bashrc myself, since I have to cd to somewhere do something and come back. Since I did have a temp buf keeping pwd, I cd to $HOME.
    ...
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    [all variants] Re: How to set terminal default path to pwd

    My gnome terminal doesn't work that way in uBuntu 10.10
    Thanks anyways,

    :KS
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