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    [ubuntu] Re: hard disc partition

    Just throwing this out there:

    http://www.sysresccd.org/Main_Page

    From the introduction about SystemRescueCd:

    SystemRescueCd is a Linux system rescue disk available as a bootable CD-ROM or...
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    [ubuntu] Re: F-Spot Will Not Run

    There's this:

    https://bugs.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/f-spot/+bug/393367

    It looks like the same error, but nobody checked into the bug.

    Something else:
    ...
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    [ubuntu] Re: two ubuntu partitions, want to delete one

    If you're currently using the ubuntu you want to keep, its partition will be mounted. Gparted will not allow you to delete it, so yes, you can safely delete the other ubuntu installations.
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  4. [ubuntu] Re: Cannot change ownership of newly installed second hard drive

    How about this:

    As root, make a directory in TheBase250:


    sudo mkdir /media/TheBase250/testdir

    Change ownership:
  5. [ubuntu] Re: Cannot change ownership of newly installed second hard drive

    Can you post the output of


    ls -ld /media/TheBase250
  6. Thread: Burn an ISO

    by Baelus
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    [ubuntu] Re: Burn an ISO

    It'll burn the ISO to disc properly i.e. it won't just burn the single file onto the disc.
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    [ubuntu] Re: hard disc partition

    Never mind. From the errors shown here it looks like your drive is fubar.



    If it can be fixed it's going to take some work.
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    [ubuntu] Re: hard disc partition

    From what I can see there are 3 primary partitions and 1 extended partition.

    1) sda1 XP
    2) sda2 ubuntu
    3) sda3 extended (which contains the swap partition and extra space)
    4) sda4 vista

    If...
  9. [ubuntu] Re: How to setup an NTFS partition as a Samba share?

    There's some info here regarding NTFS and permissions:

    http://ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?t=1333807
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    [SOLVED] Re: NTFS File Permissions Are Driving Me Nuts!

    Looks like a bug in Karmic.

    http://ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?t=1319047
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    [ubuntu] Re: Accidently formatted a data partition

    This may help:

    https://help.ubuntu.com/community/DataRecovery
  12. [ubuntu] Re: Terminal Commands for Formating,Mounting, and Browsing a second hard drive.

    This is a good guide:

    http://www.howtoforge.com/ubuntu-home-fileserver

    It suggests formatting the disk as ntfs. That way, if you have to move the drive to another pc at least it will be...
  13. Thread: Compiz Wall

    by Baelus
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    [ubuntu] Re: Compiz Wall

    <super> is the windows key, usually the left one between ctrl and alt.
  14. Thread: Compiz Wall

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    [ubuntu] Re: Compiz Wall

    You'll need the compiz config settings manager:


    sudo apt-get install compizconfig-settings-manager

    Once downloaded you'll find it under the system > preferences menu.

    The plugin is called...
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    [ubuntu] Re: downloading a file problem

    Try this:


    wget -P ~/bin http://android.git.kernel.org/repo
  16. [ubuntu] Re: Transfer content of multiple directories to a single directory

    Glad you got it to work.

    Sorry about the runaway copying. I should've also said ctrl+c will cancel a running command. It's kind of automatic and didn't occur to me.

    If you're up for diving into...
  17. [ubuntu] Re: Transfer content of multiple directories to a single directory

    There's a way to do it with some terminal commands. Don't worry, I'll go through each step.

    Open the menu and click Accessories > Terminal. That will get you a terminal window.

    First, make a...
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    [SOLVED] Re: Open office gone mad

    In your home folder there should be a hidden folder called ".openoffice.org2" or something like it. In nautilus file manager you can hold ctrl+h to see hidden files and folders.

    Try moving that...
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    [SOLVED] Re: Unable to mount USB,

    I'm not using Karmic, but try this thread:

    http://wwww.ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?t=1309239
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    [ubuntu] Re: decryption problem

    Ok. I had a look at the "Passwords and Encryption Keys" program under the Accessories menu (using 8.10 Intrepid). If that's what you're using then read on.

    If you can see your key listed under the...
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    [ubuntu] Re: decryption problem

    I'm not familiar with the ubuntu specific way of doing this, but from what I can tell, it's using a public/private key pair for encryption. Essentially this means that there are 2 keys. The data is...
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    [all variants] Re: ip address configuration

    Would this help?


    sudo ifdown eth0
    sudo ifup eth0

    From what I can tell, that will restart the network interface.

    Then you can get a dhcp address with this:
  23. Thread: copy problems

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    [ubuntu] Re: copy problems

    Not sure about the ctrl+c issue, but when you highlight text it automatically gets copied to the clipboard. So you should be able to just highlight and ctrl+v where you want to paste. Well, that's...
  24. Thread: ssh problem

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    [ubuntu] Re: ssh problem

    Is the ssh server computer inside or outside the university network?
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    [all variants] Re: NTFS input/output error (external hdd)

    Agreed. Using chkdsk sounds like a good idea. From what I see, it looks like running chkdsk /r is the way to go, but that's what Giblet5 already suggested.

    Here's the Microsoft support page with...
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