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    [kubuntu] Re: Kickoff's Application menu is empty

    B.U.M.P

    anyone please?

    KDE's applications menu is empty and Dolphin has lost it's file associations
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    [kubuntu] Re: Kickoff's Application menu is empty

    Also Dolphin has forgotten all file associations as well except for the new one I'd added to handle directories with kaffeine.
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    Sticky: Re: Welcome to the Forums - Introduce yourself here

    Hi, back after a while away using Mint...
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    [kubuntu] Re: Kickoff's Application menu is empty

    has this problem been fixed?

    My KDE applications menu has suddenly gone blank as well. I had just made a file association in Dolphin to associate folders with Kaffeine and noticed it had gone...
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    Re: What are you listening to right now?

    Miley Cyrus - Kickin' and Screaming... slowed down 10%...

    nice and heavy!!!
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    Re: What are you listening to right now?

    Taylor Swift - Fearless
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    Re: Hey! Guitar players, let's chat.

    I bumped it because it had gone quiet... :)

    anyway... the bit about having your guitar(s) close at hand and ready to play is very good advice... I've got mine in a stand right beside my computer...
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    Re: Hey! Guitar players, let's chat.

    I've started learning the simple three string versions using mainly strings 1, 2 & 3 for upper register playing and 4, 5 & 6 for lower register stuff depending on the shape of the song...
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    Re: Hey! Guitar players, let's chat.

    ^bump^bump^bump^bump^bump...

    any way... how's everybody getting on...

    I'm getting much better at guitar itself... been neglecting my basses...

    still can't change chords fast enough to keep...
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    [SOLVED] Re: Surprise, upgrade to 9.10 fails!

    you forgot the one important command at the end...


    $ sudo shutdown -r now

    the one we all sweat over after an upgrade...
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    Re: What are you listening to right now?

    Best of Bowie...

    dug out my bowie chord/lyric listings out and I'm jamming along to the tunes on my acoustic guitar...

    ch, ch, ch, changes....
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    Re: What are you listening to right now?

    actually, I'm not listening, I'm playing The Sound Of Silence on my guitar... :)

    shortly to be followed by Tequila Sunrise and Desperado...
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    Re: Hey! Guitar players, let's chat.

    you're probably gonna shun me... but lately I've been playing hannah montana/miley cyrus songs as my six year old granddaughter loves to sing along and play along on her Ukulele with me...

    bit...
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    Re: Three mobile broadband (UK)

    ah, good news for me... this dial up USB modem thing is the sticking point for my daughter dumping Vista...

    we lost our collective rag at Vista the other day as there was a document stuck in the...
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    Re: Hey! Guitar players, let's chat.

    bump de bump... :)

    anyway, what's everybody been up to?

    I treated myself to a Yamaha F310 acoustic guitar a couple of weeks ago and am now having some great fun getting to know simple bang out...
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    Re: Hey! Guitar players, let's chat.

    would make a good tattoo...
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    Re: Hey! Guitar players, let's chat.

    OK, I went slightly mad on Monday and bought myself a new Tanglewood TH502 Electro Acoustic in Ebony... it's a Gibson ES335 clone
    ...
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    Re: Hey! Guitar players, let's chat.

    shouldn't we be pushing non-proprietary formats like .tg?

    everybody running Ubuntu now has easy access to Tuxguitar version 1.0 as it's in the repository.

    guitar pro files have had to be...
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    Re: What are you listening to right now?

    The Beatles - White Album... busy jamming along on guitar to it... on my new Tanglewood TH502... (Gibson ES 335 clone)
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    Re: Hey! Guitar players, let's chat.

    thanks for those links... :KS

    I've just had great fun discovering Pink Floyd's "Wish You Were Here" is actually simple and easy to play... (on the morphis.com) :)

    and the justinguitar site is...
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    Re: Hey! Guitar players, let's chat.

    it works as a sound source, but has horrible latency issues... I haven't bothered yet trying to compile in ASIO support to Audacity
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    [ubuntu] Re: stuck upgrade

    OK, I'm back... I have a shiny system... usb pen drive automounts

    Quick question. How can I recover the disk space consumed by the files downloaded for the upgrade? They're still there, but I...
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    [ubuntu] Re: stuck upgrade

    OK, that gave the following:


    paulc@broken-drum:~$ sudo apt-get purge ivman
    [sudo] password for paulc:
    Reading package lists... Done
    Building dependency tree
    Reading state...
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    [ubuntu] Re: stuck upgrade

    opened a terminal and tried the following:


    paulc@broken-drum:~$ sudo apt-get clean
    [sudo] password for paulc:
    paulc@broken-drum:~$ sudo dpkg --configure -a
    Setting up ivman (0.6.14-3ubuntu1)...
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    [ubuntu] stuck upgrade

    distribution upgrade is stuck almost 1 minute from end of installing upgrades, just before cleaning up.

    last message shown is:
    Starting ivman: manager.c.1387 (do_startup_configure) Directory...
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