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    [ubuntu] Re: best linux podcatcher

    Thanks for the link. I'll give Hpodder a spin.

    Hopefully some day there will be a Gnome podcatcher as good as Zeipod.

    Gpodder's command line feature appealed to me. It never worked. Even in...
  2. [gnome] Make Gnome Commander work with SMB samba shares

    Gnome Commander seems to interact with Windows shares much better than the default Natty file manager Nautilus.

    Gnome Commander is available in the Ubuntu Software Center.

    Even after following...
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    [SOLVED] Re: Xfce - Empty Apps Menu

    I had the same problem as Tacuabe.

    I typed into the command line...

    sudo cp /etc/xdg/menus/xfce-applications.menu ~/.config/menus/xfce-applications.menu...and the problem was instantly fixed. ...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Bitcoin Installation

    This worked for me. Thanks!

    Next, I right-clicked on my desktop and selected "Create Launcher..."

    In the "command" field of that dialog I put "bitcoin", and it works. It even has the Bitcoin...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Skype 2.1 Beta on 10.04

    There has been improvement. In Ubuntu 11.04 Skype aborts rather than locking up the system.
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    [SOLVED] Re: skype aborted

    Skype will not run on a fresh, clean Ubuntu 11.04 installation.

    I just spent the last hour formatting my hard drive and re-installing Ubuntu 11.04 specifically to get Skype to work.

    This issue...
  7. [ubuntu] Re: To Firewall or Not to Firewall, need Opinions......

    I have Maverick 10.10 running a netbook. UFW prevents me from browsing Windows XP workgroup shares on my home network. I would like to leave UFW turned off all the time.

    Problem is, sometimes my...
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    Re: Howto: Fix Windows share browsing issues

    This worked for me as long as Uncomplicated Fire Wall (UFW) is not running.

    When UFW is running, I can see my Widows shares, but cannot browse them. I would rather not poke holes in the firewall....
  9. Re: Blank desktop on startup -- no menus or icons

    I have the same problem.

    I added Mythbuntu to my existing Ubuntu installation. When I log in, I get a blank desktop with nothing but a clock.
  10. [ubuntu] Re: Empathy - Google Talk video chat in Lucid Lynx

    Oddly, when using Empathy with a Gtalk user, I can hear them, but they can't hear me.

    No video of course.
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    Re: Howto: Fix Windows share browsing issues

    Changing the WORKGROUP name did not work for me.

    Adding "wins" did work for me.

    All my XP machines now show up in Nautilus.

    Thank you dmizer!!!

    Ubuntu 10.04
    MSI L1300 Netbook
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    [ubuntu] Re: hide thunderbird inbox

    Password protect the message pane (IMAP only)

    With this trick, Mozilla Thunderbird will password protect the message list pane (aka the thread pane) by keeping it blank until you log in and enter...
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    Re: so what's the deal with rar ?

    Cool link. Thank you zugu.
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    Re: Help/Ideas for New Barebones System

    Everyone worries about upgradibility, but I have never upgraded a computer.

    It's been my experience since I built my first 8088 back in 1987 that by the time your computer needs upgrading, it's...
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    Re: Ubuntu and the Environment

    Cool beans! That box is exactly what I've been trying to figure out how to build.

    I've researched mini-itx, silent computing, low-energy computer, and every other topic I can think of, but I...
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    Re: Display Microsoft fonts like on Windows

    I use Firefox to read long articles.

    This is soooo much better.

    Obrigado Calande meu amigo !
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