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    [ubuntu] HUD vs old Alt+... shortcuts

    Muscle memory tells me that Alt+e-n opens the Firefox Preferences window, Alt+f-a opens the "Save as" window in Office programs etc.

    These schortcuts do nothing in Unity 2D. Is there a way to get...
  2. Thread: lan addresses

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    [ubuntu] Re: lan addresses ???

    Try this

    for ip in $(seq 1 254); do ping -c 1 192.168.1.$ip>/dev/null; [ $? -eq 0 ] && echo "192.168.1.$ip UP" || : ; done

    ... replacing 192.168.1 with the three first numbers in the address...
  3. [SOLVED] Re: Easiest way of copying an entire HD - with hidden partitions and all

    I was not able to see that Clonezilla supports saving partitions or entire HD images as files (as opposed to (edit: saving them as) partitions).

    I was thinking more in the lines of

    dd...
  4. [SOLVED] Easiest way of copying an entire HD - with hidden partitions and all

    So, I bought a new ASUS laptop which I would like to play around with. I intend to wipe the HD in order to reinstall Win 7 and Ubuntu in dual boot - without the hidden ASUS partitions etc, which have...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Charging the iPad

    This worked on an ASUS eee 1015PN, jailbroken iPad2.
  6. [ubuntu] Re: Ubuntu 11.04: Nvidia problem: Laptop - can't connect to external monitor

    Same problem, but curiously only when I use the Nvidia card on my Asus eee 1015pn laptop. When using the Intel integrated graphics card, everything is fine. Apparently, Ubuntu is unable to detect the...
  7. [SOLVED] Re: Asus Eee PC 1015PN - graphic cards: Optimus and ION

    Many thanks for the scripts, which work with one exception. I used the script for Ubuntu 11.04. When I use the Nvidia card, I am not able to use and external monitor. Both LCD monitors I have tried,...
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    [all variants] Re: Can't select multiple files for uploading

    Edit to the previous post: A working workaround is to setup Gmail in Evolution, which allows attaching multiple files at the same time.

    And I edit again: It is actually possible to upload multiple...
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    [all variants] Re: Can't select multiple files for uploading

    Any update on this? It is actually impossible to choose multiple attachments at once when using Gmail. If I am not mistaken, there should be an easy fix for this somewhere in the gconf-editor...
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    [all variants] Re: Post-login automation - SSH

    Thanks,
    this helped me out, but I am still surprised that it cannot be done from the client side - and specifically defined for each server.

    The ~.ssh/rc file indeed makes it possible to...
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    [all variants] Re: Post-login automation - SSH

    ^
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    [all variants] Post-login automation - SSH

    Every time I SSH into my server, I need to write a few commands before I continue using the SSH connection. The commands are to be executed on the remote machine. Whereas it is easy to execute the...
  13. [all variants] Moving Swap partition from SSD to another HD

    The title pretty much sums it up. I need to move the Swap partition because my PC refuses to hibernate when this partition is smaller than my RAM.

    Currently, the Swap partition is on the same SSD...
  14. [ubuntu] Re: No option to hibernate / "sudo shutdown now" causes crash

    Thanks, this works.
  15. [ubuntu] Re: No option to hibernate / "sudo shutdown now" causes crash

    Aha, the Swap partition is only 1.2 GB. I run Ubuntu and Windows from a SSD (storage and shared NFTS partition is on another HD), and the space is limited.
  16. [ubuntu] No option to hibernate / "sudo shutdown now" causes crash

    I assume that the two issues are related.

    Gigabyte P55-USB3 mobo,
    ATI Radeon HD 5800 Series graphics card,
    8 GB ram

    Ubuntu installed after Win7.

    Dual boot Win7 and Ubuntu 10.04, shared...
  17. [ubuntu] Re: Is it possible to download additional "custom" folders from Hotmail in Evolution?

    Export your mail to Gmail - the offer good tools for exporting from Hotmail, and they also have Imap support. Leave Hotmail and forward Hotmails from senders who haven't noticed your migration to...
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    [ubuntu] Re: how to download files.it wont let me

    An easier way of making Wine execute the file: Find the .exe file in the Donloads folder (use "Places" to find this folder). Right-click on the .exe-file, choose Properties -> Permissions and check...
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    [all variants] Re: Firefox, Flashgot and JDownloader

    Hi, did a fresh install of Ubuntu 10.10 and JD today. It turns out that the solution is (and probably has always been) very simple: You don't only need Sun Java, but you also have to ensure that...
  20. [ubuntu] Re: WD My Book usb 3.0 hard disk not detected with ubuntu 10.10

    The problem actually solved itself after some time. Perhaps it was booting once into Windows (dual boot machine) which did it.
  21. [ubuntu] Re: WD My Book usb 3.0 hard disk not detected with ubuntu 10.10

    Same drive, same problem. Gigabyte MoBo, Ubuntu 10.04.
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    [all variants] Re: VNC with SSH - error in the manual?

    An update: The method described in the manual actually worked quite well when trying to connect via SSH and VNC to a Windows 7 64bit machine with TightVNC server and MobaSSH server. In this case, it...
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    [all variants] VNC with SSH - error in the manual?

    The otherwise very good manual page https://help.ubuntu.com/community/VNC explains how to use create a ssh tunnel for vnc. I have fought with this explanation for some days, and hopeless trial and...
  24. [SOLVED] Re: Bash (?) script for creating a shortcut for a Terminal command

    Thanks! I'll name the account Batman.
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    [all variants] Re: Firefox, Flashgot and JDownloader

    Double post.
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