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    Re: Sorting my music and cover art...

    As has been mentioned, Amarok pretty much leads the way in album art support (other than that long filename thing). But,as has also been mentioned, it stores the images in its internal database.
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  2. Re: Quick Simple Explanation of just your user name (no avatar or sig talk):

    My first name is Parker and I like robots.
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    Poll: Re: Do you use the Workspace Switcher?

    I played around with workspaces for a while, but never really liked the feel of it. I've since switched to multiple monitors and have found that much more productive for my needs.
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    Re: What is your home page set to?

    http://www.google.ca/ig
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    Re: Always discovering new things in Linux

    Being relatively new to the world of Unices, I missed a lot of the "classic" command line apps that old-timers recall so fondly. Go wandering through the repositories and you'll find some real text...
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    Re: some nice bmp/xmms skins

    Well, I'm not one to pass up a chance to plug my own work.

    http://www.kde-look.org/content/show.php?content=30057

    I got fed up with small dark intricate themes, and made a simple Plastik theme...
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    Re: / on SATA or IDE?

    I had the same question awhile ago. I didn't find any hard numbers to support significant performance gains from putting / on SATA, but I did it anyway. It's been working great for me, but I can't...
  8. Poll: Re: What would you like better Iceweasel or Icewolf as the name to replace firefox.

    While I agree with you on 1) and 3), I'm forced to strongly disagree on 2). I would have to guess that, since you called them "cute", you've never had any interaction with weasles.

    Weasles are...
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    Re: ? The future browser for Ubuntu?

    Oops. I've been away from the forums for a few days and I missed all the IceWeasel icon excitement. Obviously, my icon can't compete in drawing quality, but it is a different layout than the others,...
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    Re: ? The future browser for Ubuntu?

    I've just noticed that IceWeasel doesn't want to render SVG, even though it's version 1.5.0.4, which should support SVG. It just tries to save any link to an SVG to disk. Is anyone else having this...
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    Poll: Re: en_GB users, what should "Trash" be called?

    Just to provide some reference, KDE en_GB uses "Wastebin". It's nice in that it's a single word and relatively short. "Rubbish Bin" is a very tempting option if only because it's the most obviously...
  12. Re: What kind of mouse & mouse pad do you use?

    A basic Logitech model with a scroll wheel and a rubber ball. No mousepad whatsoever.

    I have a (most likely irrational) dislike of optical mice. I remeber the first time a saw one I thought it...
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    Sort threads by thread start date

    Hello,

    I'm sure there must be a way to do this, but I have yet to find it. I'd like to view the "HOWTOs, Tips & Tricks" sorted by the age of the thread. I like to check for new HOWTOs every now...
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    Re: You know you're a geek when........

    ...you are constantly frustrated by poor user interfaces in day to day life, wishing you could reprogram your alarm clock, microwave, answering machine, etc. to make it more efficient and/or user...
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    Re: Hardcoded apoptosis?

    I think this is a good idea, but the information should be provided in a very friendly, easily dismissable manner. The installer should compare the system date to the release date of the installer,...
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    Re: Best Video Codec?

    I don't think there's reallly to much debate over this at the moment. H.264 is a "next generation" codec that currently blows the likes of DivX and XviD out of the water. From what I understand, it's...
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    Re: Display Manager Question

    I'm quite confident that none of the current generation DMs could handle this, but it's a very interesting idea.

    It would be really slick if it could be set up so that a desktop screenshot could...
  18. Thread: GUI vs. CLI

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    Poll: Re: Why are howtos not using gui?

    I think compatability across the different desktop environments is the biggest reason, although all the above mentioned reasons are valid.
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    Re: CSI PalmOS Gnome? Bit of help.

    A while ago, someone posted a screengrab from either 24 or Alias showing that they use a very old version of KDE. I'm quite certain it was posted on these forums, but I can't for the life of me find...
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    Poll: Re: Favourite RSS Reader

    I went with "Other".

    I'm not a heavy RSS user, so I just use the Google Personalised Home page for the few feeds I use. It's unintrusive and really convenient to see the feeds whenever I open up a...
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    Re: Computer Humor

    You can find all the new (2000 to present) issues of BOFH at The Register.

    Stormy Eyes, you seem to really like cats.
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    Poll: KDE Control Centre versus System Settings

    I was just wondering how many Kubuntu users stick with System Settings and how many use the KDE Control Centre.

    Personally, I much prefer kcontrol because: it has more modules
    all the modules...
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    Re: List of acronyms used in forums and IRC

    I spend the majority of my time in a world where sentences start with capital letters and end with periods, so I had to rely pretty heavily on acronymfinder.com when I first joined the Linux...
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    Re: Favorite Podcast

    CBC Radio 3

    For more info, go here.
  25. Re: HOWTO: Reducing boot time in Ubuntu using InitNG

    Under SysVInit:
    [13:43:09] ~ $ runlevel
    N 2

    Under InitNG:
    [13:32:49] ~ $ runlevel
    unknown

    The 'runlevel' command determines the run level information from '/var/run/utmp', so I've also...
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