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    [ubuntu] Re: ClamTk Virus Scanner?

    Thanks, it wasn´t working earlier.
    And, this is what bothers me: runtime packers are widely used with malicious files since they can prevent a already known malware from detection by an Antivirus...
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    [ubuntu] Re: ClamTk Virus Scanner? a rude awakening !

    As suggested by maglin2
    http://ubuntuforums.org/images/ubuntu-VB4/statusicon/user-offline.png, reran, nothing showed up on Clamscan using sudo.
    And re/ran ClamTK, received 3 notifications.
    2...
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    [ubuntu] Re: ClamTk Virus Scanner? a rude awakening !

    Previous comments are interesting. to wit :
    ¨Personally I've never seen the need for an anti-virus program.(in) Ubuntu.......
    ................................oops !
    Lately I have been scanning...
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    Re: Retirement Woes

    Wow! It has been a long time since hearing of that scheme. I thought it was dead.
    My background> business consultant, financial management, banking and finance.
    Strange that you should post your...
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    Re: Internet providers and download speed

    Speedtest.net is a good indicator. See worldwide speeds here> http://www.netindex.com/download/map

    From what I can see, there is very little consistency. Japan wins with 70 mpbs download.
    On...
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    [kubuntu] Re: Laptop recommendation ? (out of the box ?)

    Hi oygle! you've been around for a long time so your question is a surprise.

    I have 2 laptops, old one is an Acer, works fine, but not capable of handling 14.04
    My ASUS Zenbook UX31 with an...
  7. [all variants] Re: Nvidia HD display resolutions disappeared with upgrade to Trusty

    That appears to be an ASUS
    EN210 SILENT/DI/1GD2(LP)

    Suggest that you download drivers from ASUS, they are somewhat Linux/Ubuntu friendly.
    As well try rebooting and go into recovery before log...
  8. [SOLVED] Re: Newly built rig, 14.04 installation Not Booting

    Using a Flash Drive? Correct? Do you have access to a large SD card, ie a fast one?
    What ports available? Externañ DVD reader? You might have a conflict with an older Flash.
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    Re: Is Windows bad? >>strange question

    .........and wonderful opinions.
    Well Microsoft has finally dumped the bald ugly loudmouth.
    Originally MS/DOS seemed to turn in Windows and then WINDOWS 3 for Workgroups. Personaly, Iliked it.
    The...
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    Re: tutoring my father in ubuntu, and other misconceptions!

    Thank you.
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    Re: tutoring my father in ubuntu, and other misconceptions!

    Hola! Mac, you have started a great topic, one not easily ignored.

    First. All of the responses, so far, truly indicate the need for a "mentoring" system with Ubuntu.
    Next, most "older" people...
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    Re: Say Goodbye to Windows XP - StartUbuntu Project

    Sudo says:
    Maybe you can install (and test) teamviewer or some other software for easy access remotely. But a friend who can be there is the best solution.[/QUOTE]

    I looked here, and maybe this...
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    Re: Say Goodbye to Windows XP - StartUbuntu Project

    Note to all : soltiris has raised an interesting point. Many of us following this thread have installed Ubuntu on numerous machines (me, more than 20)
    and we should emphasize that we often have...
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    Re: You know you're a geek when........

    Hola Paul, I mean, really, why would I install anything BUT Linux ....and besides, it works much better, ta da !
    (so, are we really geeeeeeks zzz/ )
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    Re: Say Goodbye to Windows XP - StartUbuntu Project

    This is great !!!!
    good going, hope this gets around!
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    Re: Could Ubuntu save RIM?

    Well, hardly. Ubuntu will be around for a long time, the "Crowdfunding" proved that.
    But RIM : Blackberry, went down the tube due to poor management and very bad customer service. The arrogant...
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    Re: Thinking about switching from SSD to HDD > SD XC : Fuse

    Hola to Welly and others, RE SD XC cards DO work very well in Ubuntu. You need to make a very small addition from the repository. ( Fuse )

    refer to : Want to use the exfat system on a new SDXC ...
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    Re: Techradar article "Is the Linux Desktop Dead"

    Hola Jedi, servers run on Linux because of reliability and security. And yes, dependabiity.
    Actually Jedi, I beleive that you might like Mint more than Ubuntu.
    I´ve gone through a lot of printers...
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    Re: Techradar article "Is the Linux Desktop Dead"

    Hola Jedi ! First, and foremost, a laptop really is just a desktop----replacement.
    So, think desktop and laptop as interchangeable. personally the I believe that the end of ¨desktops¨ is coming,...
  20. Re: Way to refund cost of Windows License for new comp purchase?

    Note:
    ¨¨¨¨¨I don't buy computers from Linux vendors because I get much better prices from regular vendors that preload Windows ¨¨¨¨..
    Hmm, probably true, but----
    ..... as stated earlier. I did...
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    Re: Techradar article "Is the Linux Desktop Dead"

    Hola Sam !! you of course, are correct . In 30 years. But: is the Linux desktop bound for extinction ?
    Probably. The real question should be, which will stay around the longest ?
    The other...
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    Re: Techradar article "Is the Linux Desktop Dead"

    Ooops! "As far as anyone can tell, Linux seems to be skipping along with the same marketshare "
    Therein lies the real problem. That seems to be the general misconception.
    Also adds to "is the...
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    Re: Techradar article "Is the Linux Desktop Dead"

    ???? Windows Desktop ?? We are watching the dinosaur disintegrate.
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    Re: Techradar article "Is the Linux Desktop Dead"

    OK ! The short, quick and nasty answer is NO !
    Look at viewing space, and viability. Most of us have either: laptops, or, celphone/tablet devices. Yes, I have lumped cel phones and tablets...
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    [SOLVED] Re: Exfat on SDXC cards ad note

    Note !!! when you upgrade in Ubuntu, you must repeat the above process.
    Yes, re-install "fuse" using the instructions proved by "Superuser",
    It does not happen auto-magically....
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