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    Re: dog: enhanced replacement for cat

    To install the man page manually to a home directory first download dog.1.gz from the following site.

    http://manpages.ubuntu.com/manpages/hardy/en/man1/dog.1.html

    Make a few directories in your...
  2. [ubuntu] Re: How to record the daily login and logout time of a particular user?

    Try putting the following in a .bash_login file.


    punchcard="$HOME/.punchcard"
    echo "in:" >> $punchcard
    date >> $punchcard

    And this in the .bash_logout file.
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    Re: dog: enhanced replacement for cat

    I can get man dog to work when I install the binary with the Software Center, as was suggested.

    In my case, however, I need to build the package from source. I have done this, and the dog command...
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    Re: dog: enhanced replacement for cat

    Thanks. The command is working well for me now, but I don't know how to install the man page.



    sgy@computer:~$ man dog
    No manual entry for dog
    See 'man 7 undocumented' for help when manual...
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    dog: enhanced replacement for cat

    I recently learned about the dog command, but I can't find it anywhere.

    Could someone help me find it?

    Thanks.
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    [ubuntu] Re: add actual date to begin of every saved line

    Have you tried something simpler like this?



    date >> logfile.txt && cat /dev/ttyacm0 | tee -a logfile.txt
    The date will be on a different line than the data, but it's close.

    It's probably...
  7. Thread: Compatible Laptops

    by sgy
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    Re: Compatible Laptops

    I have a laptop that I like made by ZaReason. They sell their machines with Ubuntu pre-installed.

    http://zareason.com/
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    [ubuntu] Happy Hacking Keyboard

    Is there any reason to suspect the Happy Hacking keyboard will not function seamlessly with Ubuntu 12.10?

    http://www.elitekeyboards.com/products.php?sub=pfu_keyboards,hhkbpro2&pid=pdkb400w

    They...
  9. [all variants] How do I use ^str^str syntax to replace all matches?

    Suppose I run the following command.


    sgy@za-box:~$ cp -v .profile /data/ibook/sgy/misc/.profile-za-box
    Now, I would like to perform the same operation but with file .inputrc. The following...
  10. [ubuntu] function in .profile causes problems with log-in

    When I add the following function definition to .profile, it becomes impossible for me to log-in through the display manager after restart. The log-in screen sends me back to the log-in screen,...
  11. Thread: Where is g77?

    by sgy
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    [ubuntu] Re: Where is g77?

    I just included the Canonical repositories and re-ran apt-get update.

    I still cannot find g77.

    Thanks.
  12. Thread: Where is g77?

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    [ubuntu] Re: Where is g77?

    I ran apt-get update and still get the following when I search for g77.


    $ sudo apt-cache search g77
    f2c - FORTRAN 77 to C/C++ translator
    ratfor - Rational Fortran preprocessor for Fortran...
  13. Thread: Where is g77?

    by sgy
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    [ubuntu] Where is g77?

    I just installed Ubuntu 12.10 and I can't find the package g77. Where has it gone? Why has it been removed from the default repositories?

    Where do I find g77?

    Thanks.
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    [ubuntu] Re: Starling Battery Refresh Procedure

    Back in August, System 76 replaced my battery free of charge, and things were great until recently.

    Now, about 6 months later, the second battery is having the exact some problem. It charges very...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Leopard Extreme Freezing

    I tried to run Memtest from the GRUB menu and received the following error.

    error: too small lower memory 0x99100 > 0x8f000

    What does this mean?

    I am now running Memtest from an Ubuntu live...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Leopard Extreme Freezing

    I did not install any drivers for the graphics card.

    I do not know what drivers System76 installed.

    Thanks.
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    [ubuntu] Leopard Extreme Freezing

    I use the Leopard Extreme at work and recently it has begun freezing. When this happens I lose all control, and have to manually reboot.

    To diagnose the problem I plan to do a live boot from a...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Broken sudo: Yaboot Recovery Mode

    'Linux single' worked perfectly. I was able to edit the /etc/hostname file back to the original hostname, and sudo is working once again.

    Thank you very much.
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    [ubuntu] Broken sudo: Yaboot Recovery Mode

    I am running Dapper Drake server edition on an old iBook. I broke sudo by changing my hostname in file etc/hostname but not anywhere else. Now I'm trying to regain root privileges by booting into...
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    [ubuntu] Wild Dog Performance Won't Start

    My Wild Dog Performance will not start up.

    After restart and during the boot up process the System76 logo along with the BIOS hotkeys are displayed, then a flash of a purple screen, and then a...
  21. [other] System 76 Academic Purchase Justification Letter

    Dear System 76,

    I recently started a new position at an academic institution in which I requested that I be given a System 76 Leopard Extreme for work. My mentor immediately agreed to this. ...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Problem with Boxee Installation

    Fantastic. That was super helpful, and it worked perfectly. Thank you very much.
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    [ubuntu] Problem with Boxee Installation

    I am trying to install Boxee and when I run dpkg I get the following:



    sudo dpkg -i boxee-0.9.22.13692.x86_64.modfied.deb
    Selecting previously deselected package boxee.
    (Reading database ......
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    [other] Re: Emacs -- Run Shell Command w/o Output

    That did it, it works now.

    I should have thought to try that.

    Thank you.
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    [other] Emacs -- Run Shell Command w/o Output

    I write LaTeX in Emacs and then run a shell script to process the LaTeX code. I used to run a subshell buffer with M-x shell and then execute the script from within there, but this results in a lot...
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