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    [all variants] Video forwarding over IP?

    Hi all, it has been a while since I have had a question to ask, but I've finally hit a road block.

    I have moved and reacquired a television in my bedroom. Now, my desktop PC is across the room...
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    [kubuntu] Re: Acomdata IDE/SATA enclosure not working

    I'm having similar issues with an Acom IDE/SATA enclosure. However, neither IDE nor SATA drives are working.

    dmesg output:
    [ 636.901181] usb 3-1: new high speed USB device using ehci_hcd and...
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    Re: HowTo: Disable Synaptics Touchpad While Typing

    Thanks! Can we have a link to your blog?
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    Re: HowTo: Disable Synaptics Touchpad While Typing

    I really don't know why you would receive that message at all! If you are copying and pasting, try typing it in yourself. If you are typing it in yourself, try copying and pasting.

    If it...
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    Re: HowTo: Disable Synaptics Touchpad While Typing

    You don't want to issue the cp command you have above unless X won't restart or your mouse won't work. That is your backup 'just in case.'

    Try the ctrl-alt-backspace command and it should bring...
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    Re: Elegant Textual Boot Process and Console Colors

    Ok, this reply is way past due and I apologize for that.

    This may help you out:
    sudo apt-get install sysv-rc-conf
    #then run:
    sudo sysv-rc-conf
    This will help you modify your different...
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    Re: HowTo: Disable Synaptics Touchpad While Typing

    You are absolutely right. I'll fix that asap.

    To everyone else: Thanks for the positive feedback and everyone else who has been so helpful in getting people's problems solved. I have Ubuntu back...
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    Re: Elegant Textual Boot Process and Console Colors

    I believe you should be looking for the RC script named gdm

    I never really messed with much of that in Ubuntu. In Gentoo, the easiest way to remove a startup script is:
    rc-update remove xdm ...
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    Re: Elegant Textual Boot Process and Console Colors

    unfortunately this how-to isn't going to work for edgy as the bootup process has changed significantly. In the coming weeks I'll take a hard look at how this can be done for edgy.
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    Re: HowTo: Disable Synaptics Touchpad While Typing

    Ahh! I didn't think of Kubuntu. I'm not exactly sure how to add this to startup in KDE. I would start with KCron though. That is a program that executes commands based on a schedule.

    Since I can't...
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    Re: Elegant Textual Boot Process and Console Colors

    If I understand what you are asking correctly, I think it is up to whatever program you are running to display any colors.

    For example, type ls somewhere in your system where you have a mishmash...
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    Re: Elegant Textual Boot Process and Console Colors

    Glad to hear that it works! As far as changing your refresh rate, I just don't know enough about video drivers and frame buffers. I made this howto after examining my Gentoo install. I missed having...
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    HowTo: Disable Synaptics Touchpad While Typing

    This Tutorial is outdated for Intrepid (8.10) and later: see https://help.ubuntu.com/community/SynapticsTouchpad

    Purpose: For many of us, our laptop touchpads get in the way of our typing quite...
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    Re: Elegant Textual Boot Process and Console Colors

    Ahh that is a handy tool! The choices are limited, but those are probably the most used ones. Thanks!
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    HOWTO: Elegant Textual Boot Process and Console Colors

    Introduction:
    Hi, first of all, hope you all are enjoying Dapper! As far as I know this HOWTO will work on Dapper as well as Edgy. Any other version I am unsure of how they handle logging and...
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    Re: Security Repo's are down

    It seems the entire ubuntu.com domain is offline. Right as I was trying to get my final dependcy for Gaim 2 Beta 2 :evil:. Oh well.
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    Re: A comeplete guide to a Logitech mouse

    The mx518 supports up to 1600 dpi resolution. Is there anyway to get this working in gnome?
  18. Thread: Push for AMD

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    Re: Push for AMD

    Exactly why I started this thread. I want to know where everyone feels this could be heading. Omnios brings up an interesting point that is also under debate in the video game next-gen console war....
  19. Thread: Push for AMD

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    Re: Push for AMD

    Hopefully the users will show their dissapoval before the suppliers jumping on board. Sadly, predictions of the market usually will have more affect on this sort of thing than actual numbers. If they...
  20. Thread: Push for AMD

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    Push for AMD

    This post is mosly in response to the thread regarding Intel and DRM.

    Many of you have already stated that you will switch to AMD on your next processor purchase. So, I have a few questions to...
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