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    [SOLVED] Message During 10.04 Install

    Decided to update my spare laptop to the LTS early and all seems to be going well. One message has popped up. It said something to the effect of the Network manager couldn't complete this action. It...
  2. Thread: Military

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    Re: Military

    Veteran of the military. Spent time underwater and in Europe.
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    Sticky: Re: Welcome to the Forums - Introduce yourself here

    Hey,

    Recently decided to look at Linux and on the same day decided I'd had enough of windows and installed Ubuntu 9.10. Didn't dual boot just went whole hog. I'm learning s-l-o-w-l-y and hitting...
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    [SOLVED] Re: System Froze, Forced Quit

    How would I check?



    There was a check going on when it restarted.
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    [SOLVED] System Froze, Forced Quit

    I ran SMEM earlier today and when it was done began surfing using Firefox. Saw no issues until I tried to bookmark a webpage. Nothing happened. Tried again, nothing.

    Kept browsing and then tried...
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    [SOLVED] Re: 10.4 Questions

    Is it best to wait on the final release or should I move to 10.4 now? Any advice. Keep in mind I'm a noob.
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    [SOLVED] Re: 10.4 Questions

    Thank you for the advice. I will back up as indicated and wait until the 29th to see how it goes.
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    [SOLVED] 10.4 Questions

    When 10.4 comes out:

    1. Will it show up in daily updates?

    2. Will Firefox update to the latest Firefox release?

    3. Will I have to download the new distro to a USB stick or will it download...
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    [SOLVED] Re: Security Issue and Backing Up

    Thank you!
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    [SOLVED] Re: Security Issue and Backing Up

    It is on my HDD. My question is how to back up to the USB drive?
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    [SOLVED] Re: Security Issue and Backing Up

    No. I can't burn CD's so my option is to backup to a stick.
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    [SOLVED] Re: Security Issue and Backing Up

    I will read it. Is it the same for a USB stick as a LiveCD?




    No, I am running Ubuntu solely. No more windows.
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    [SOLVED] Security Issue and Backing Up

    A complete newbie so here goes:

    I left my computer yesterday for an hour and my brother got on it and visited some porn sites. I found out because I caught him. I removed the Flash cookies but am...
  14. [SOLVED] Re: Questions about Hard Disk Extended, Swap

    When time to upgrade to the latest distro (April 29) will I need more space?
  15. [SOLVED] Re: Questions about Hard Disk Extended, Swap

    Thank you for your help.
  16. [SOLVED] Questions about Hard Disk Extended, Swap

    Looking at my Hard disk through the Palimpset Disk Utility, I see several items.

    total disk space - 160GB
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    | 154GB File System
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    | 6.2 GB Extended
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    | 6.2 GB Swap Space
  17. Thread: RK Hunter

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    [SOLVED] Re: RK Hunter

    Actually I think it may be a bit of coming off of Windows paranoia. Thanks to all of you for your help.
  18. Thread: RK Hunter

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    [SOLVED] Re: RK Hunter

    I've searched but am apparently too much of a newbee to understand what the warnings mean?



    Checking rkhunter data files...
    Checking file mirrors.dat [ No...
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    Re: How many of you completely switched to Linux?

    I am 100% Ubuntu. Learning slowly but learning Ubuntu (Linux) is better than "knowing" Windows, for me.
  20. Thread: RK Hunter

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    [SOLVED] Re: RK Hunter

    [09:33:19] Info: Starting test name 'filesystem'
    [09:33:19] Info: SCAN_MODE_DEV set to 'THOROUGH'
    [09:33:19] Checking /dev for suspicious file types [ Warning ]
    [09:33:19] Warning:...
  21. Thread: RK Hunter

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    [SOLVED] Re: RK Hunter

    I used the command, found the log. Where do I post a part of the log that has me confused?
  22. Thread: RK Hunter

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    [SOLVED] Re: RK Hunter

    Yes. I am the only one using this computer, it's my install.
  23. Thread: RK Hunter

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    [SOLVED] RK Hunter

    Thank you in advance for any help offered.

    I ran RKHunter and saw several files flagged as "Warning." Realizing they may be false flags it was my intention to look at the log but I can't access...
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