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    [Debian] Debian vs. Linux Mint Debian

    I'm ready to move on from Ubuntu. What are the pros/cons of installing Debian-based Linux Mint vs. just Debian?
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    Ctrl Keys Switched After Install

    I've just installed 12.04 x64 on my Dell XPS 17 laptop. The right ctrl key acts like the left and vice versa. For example, to paste I have to hit Right-Ctrl+v.
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    File Sys Not Detected on USB Install

    I'm trying to install 12.04 x64 on the second HD of a Dell XPS 17 laptop from USB. I made the USB with the Startup Disk Creator utility. I get the error


    Unable to find a medium containing a...
  4. Thread: Spoof Windows?

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    Spoof Windows?

    My browser is Firefox. A website I used to use has been updated and gives me a message that Linux is not yet supported when I try to login. I can use the website in a Windows virtual machine, but...
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    [xubuntu] No Dead Keys in Anki w/Colemak

    I'm using the Colemak keyboard layout. Dead keys are working in Anki with the U.S. English International layout, but not with Colemak. I'm able to use Colemak dead keys in other applications.
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    [xubuntu] Can't Turn Off ibus

    I cannot figure out how to stop ibus from starting up with the system. It's not in the list of applications that are set to run when I log in.
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    [all variants] Kernel Book; Old Kernel Versions

    I want to learn about the kernel, but the latest kernel version I see listed in the descriptions of the books I'm looking at is 2.6. Does that matter much? I don't want to learn key concepts that are...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Dead keys don't work in Qt applications

    I'm having the same problem. Did you try:

    1. type "qtconfig-qt4" from the command line
    2. Qt Configuration should pop up. Go to the Interface tab.
    3. At the bottom of the window, under Default...
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    [xubuntu] Re: Can't Install New Software Version

    Ok, I need to learn to read. I did a purge, then searched and deleted some python files and miscellaneous other files, now the latest version is installed. Thank you.
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    [xubuntu] Re: Can't Install New Software Version

    I used

    sudo apt-get purge anki, then installed the .deb. It's still the old version.
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    [xubuntu] Can't Install New Software Version

    I'm trying to install the latest version of Anki (2.0.8). I downloaded the .deb from the website (http://ankisrs.net/), clicked on it, Ubuntu software center opens up and I click install (I had to...
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    [SOLVED] Re: Can't Compile w/G++

    whoops, nevermind. Gcc was set as an alias of gpp.
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    [SOLVED] Can't Compile w/G++

    This is my first time compiling .cpp on linux. My files are main.cpp, linkedlist.cpp, and linkedlist.h. I tried


    g++ main.cpp linkedlist.cpp

    and get the bizarre message


    bash:...
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    [xubuntu] audacity doesn't pick up microphone

    I'm trying to determine whether or not my mic is working at all so that I can get it to work with Rosetta Stone. When I hit record on Audacity (1.3.13), I just see the cursor, no sound waveform. I...
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    getting input in perl

    Is there a built-in way to get user input word-by-word (rather than line-by-line) from STDIN in perl, or do I have to code that myself?
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    Graphing Software

    Is there graphing software available that would allow me to graph the little empty circles (or some other recognizable symbolism) at points where the function is discontinuous? See the picture for...
  17. [SOLVED] Re: Xlib: extension "GLX" missing on display ":0.0".

    I think I said in the thread I linked that sudo apt-remove and purge didn't change anything? Too lazy to look. But I haven't had any problems since removing libglx.so.
  18. [SOLVED] Re: Xlib: extension "GLX" missing on display ":0.0".

    I forgot to mark this solved. I was able to get my games to start by deleting /usr/lib/x86_64-linux-gnu/xorg/extra-modules/libglx.so and logging out/in. I had to go through the process again after my...
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    [SOLVED] Re: gets() does not append '\0'?

    I would, but the library doesn't have any other books on c available, and I don't have internet access at home. I read in the documentation of gets() that it should not be used, but I haven't learned...
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    [SOLVED] gets() does not append '\0'?

    Whenever I use the c function gets() to input a string, then try to parse the string with a pointer in a loop using pointer != '\0' as the loop termination condition, the pointer always goes way out...
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    [ubuntu] No Sound from Software

    I have downloaded some software called tiny ear trainer from the repository. It does not play any sounds at all. Sound works fine for all other applications. I left a message at the developer's...
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    Re: What Should I Do for A Living?

    Thanks, everyone. I think I'm going to go with some type of mechanical work - fixing trucks or heavy equipment, I'm not sure. I need to figure out what is more in demand. I want to move to a rural...
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    Re: What Should I Do for A Living?

    Actually, I isolate myself because I greatly prefer it.
    I don't have schizophrenia. From what I've read, it's totally unlike schizoid personality disorder. I don't have hallucinations or delusions.
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    Re: What Should I Do for A Living?

    That's one of the jobs I have narrowed it down to. What is the apprenticeship like? I mean, aside from the classroom portion, do you just follow somebody around who shows you things and supervises...
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    Re: What Should I Do for A Living?

    I'm reminded of this poem I wrote just now:



    Thank you. I also speak at bat-mitzvahs.
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