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  1. [ubuntu] Re: Cannot change keyboard shortcuts in Ubuntu 12.04

    One thing I found by accident is that if you hold the super key for a short time all keyboard shortcuts are displayed, and the first 9 items on the Launcher bar (if that's the right term) can be...
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    [ubuntu] Re: problem after Karmic upgrade

    You have to "Escape" the spaces ie escape\ the\ spaces in the cp command

    Good luck
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    Re: Battery estimate all wrong?

    Can I suggest that you could easily find out for yourself empirically in not more than 5-6 hours?
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    Re: Question for Europeans and others..

    I don't really know what anyone earns or what individual costs of treatments are, but it seems likely to me that most people couldn't pay 20% of any serious medical intervention. Does that mean that...
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    [SOLVED] Re: How to upgrade 8.04 to 9.04 please.

    Try:
    sudo apt-get upgrade

    If it works (it does for 9.04 to 9.10) you might have to do it twice
  6. [all variants] Re: Vostro 1510 keyboard/touchpad suddenly dead under linux..??

    sudo gedit
  7. Re: Why do windows users think you are supposed to use only windows?

    But where is the incentive to switch to Linux when you've still got to pay MS for Office?

    I've spoken with many people in business and MS Office is the biggest show stopper to making any change.
    ...
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    [gnome] Re: Problems with Stellarium

    I've just tried to run Stellarium for the first time and Iget the output posted below.

    The "failure 2" repeats for ever. I suspect I should raise a bug report but I thought i would be better to...
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    Re: HOWTO: Network Printing with netgear ps121v2

    My problem is that I can't see the PS121 print server on the network.

    There's been a problem for a week or so now. Initially jobs were failing occasionally, and then usually.

    I had to have the...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Unable to see devices via bluetooth

    bump
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    [ubuntu] Re: Unable to see devices via bluetooth

    Hi,

    I too have bluetooth problems.

    I've just upgraded to intrepid and there are no obvious problems with that.

    I bought a bluetooth dongle and a GSP "thing" a couple of weeks ago, but I've...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Unable to see devices via bluetooth

    Hi,

    I too have bluetooth problems.

    I've just upgraded to intrepid and there are no obvious problems with that.

    I bought a bluetooth dongle and a GSP "thing" a couple of weeks ago, but I've...
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    Poll: Re: The fate of optical drives

    I thought Michael Dell was Irish?
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    [ubuntu] Re: Collaboration software

    I'm sorry, I don't understand anything in that reply.

    The ideal solution is that you would work on the same document no matter where you access it from. ie if the file is located on your home...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Collaboration software

    If that's all you need, why don't you email them?
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    Firefix 3 install problem

    I typed ubuntuzilla.py -a install -p firefox and got the following results:

    It fails at the "backing up preferences" step and doesn't continue.

    Help please


    gordon@gordon-laptop:~$...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Help!!! Wireless Does Not Accept Wep Key

    you could always hard reset the router and re-configure.

    I don't bother with security, and I don't intend to unless it becomes a problem.
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    Re: Converting from Outlook Express to Linux mbox

    did you remember to select "import outlook ..." from the dropdown menu?

    I didn't the first time I tried.

    The favourites folders pane was too small to see anything by default. When I dragged it...
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    Re: Converting from Outlook Express to Linux mbox to Thunderbird

    I've been looking for a way to do this for weeks!
    My wife's windows machines semi-crash meant I had to back up data including outlook mails before a complete re-install of windows (what a...
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    Re: Deluge repository for Ubuntu open

    Here's the output

    Failed to fetch http://deluge.mynimalistic.net/apt/dists/dapper/main/binary-i386/Packages.bz2 Sub-process bzip2 returned an error code (2)
    Failed to fetch...
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    Re: Deluge repository for Ubuntu open

    Speaking of which, I've tried to update from Feisty to Gutsy a few times, but the upgrade has always failed with a message regarding Deluge.

    Does anybody have any info/thoughts/ideas?

    I can...
  22. Poll: Re: Share with the community your gutsy install/upgrade experience

    I've tried to upgrade to gutsy from feisty several times and each time there's been an error.

    I've finally decided to ask for help. errors below.

    Failed to fetch...
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    Re: If you have Windows XP, why do you use linux?

    alt space n
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    Re: HOWTO: Send and Receive Hotmail through Evolution

    Synchronization of the account.

    When you've deleted mails from the client (evolution in my case), they should also be deleted from the server
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    Re: HOWTO: Send and Receive Hotmail through Evolution

    As promised;

    after the 30 mails they only give text only mails, and they won't allow updating (deleting) of mails from your Email client.

    might be OK for some users but not me.
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