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  1. [ubuntu] Re: Griffin Powermate (package for volume control and shutdown)

    I just installed this, and the volume control works, however the blue LED will not dim when decreasing the volume, and the mute will not function by pressing the knob. Is there a configuration for...
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    Re: How many of you completely switched to Linux?

    Well I still have to use Vista for magic jack and the blackberry manager. I have not successfully located either one in Linux. I did attempt to use magic jack in Virtualbox but the audio just went...
  3. Thread: Celestia

    by choyak
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    [ubuntu] Re: Celestia

    My celestia is awesome. It even is fine with Compiz, but I am using quad core and 4gb so the PC must be snailey. Celestia uses 4 cores to like 70%!!!

    Sorry I fibbed it was 3 celestias open. One...
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    [ubuntu] Re: I blew it, I broke the kernel

    Well I fudged around it by using 'start up manager' and selecting the second one as the default. The bugged selection is still there, but it boots to the correct one.
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    Re: Super PI Ubuntu - How fast is your cpu?

    Umm..... 64 bit Karmic:

    choyak@kickass-dell:~/Downloads$ ./super_pi 20
    ./super_pi: line 1: 4461 Segmentation fault ./pi $1


    SEGMENTATION FAULT....ARRRRRRRGH!!!!!

    The '4461' will...
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    [ubuntu] Fujitsu Lifebook U810

    I am in the process of installing Karmic Koala on this teeny tiny UMPC and I was wondering if there are any others that have attempted this. I would like to know what is necessary to get the...
  7. [ubuntu] Re: Installed ubuntu through a broken MP3 Player!

    Yeah OMG if the display is gone but the little inverter thing is there for the fluorescent light it is a huge shock hazard of getting zapped.
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    [ubuntu] I blew it, I broke the kernel

    Well, last night my CDROM arbitrarily refused to mount in any fashion. I messed with it by attempting to manually mount. Now when I boot to the kernel 2.6.31-302-ec2, I get an 'error you need to...
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    [ubuntu] Re: Cdrom not mounting?

    Mine is extremely bizarre the DVDRW refuses to mount except if I put in a movie then start Ubuntu. The device mounts and the movie shows on the desktop, if no movie, then I get unmounted CD. This...
  10. Thread: Do you like IE?

    by choyak
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    Poll: Re: Do you like IE?

    Well, I had to buy a 1 terabyte hard drive to store the adware, malware and viruses obtained from using IE. I even used Firefox on 'bugdows XP' for quite a while
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    Re: How many of you completely switched to Linux?

    I haven't used what I refer to as 'bugdows' for about 2 weeks. I have Ubuntu 9.10 and I did everything to make it awesome. I have my net drive on the desktop, and the hardware was detected...
  12. Re: Ubuntu 9.10 Desktop Compiz Ultimate Custimized EPIC!!

    Yeah I love Compiz. I have it installed on 4 PCs now, and I know that I can brag about the cube when my friends see it. I have one friend who WORSHIPS BUGDOWS (Windoze) and I showed him the cube...
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    [ubuntu] Re: 9.10 entire taskbar flashing on/off!!!!

    Well I am not aware if this is related, but the hard drive crashed. I got another one and installed 9.10 again and there is only one volume on here. I am guessing something bugged out when...
  14. [ubuntu] Separate Xscreens cannot set secondary to more than 2 desktops

    I have this super uber cool setup. I am using GeForce 7600gs and attempting to use Compiz Fusion. I got this super cube on the primary monitor because of having 4 desktops. On the second monitor,...
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    [ubuntu] Re: 9.10 entire taskbar flashing on/off!!!!

    OMG I did the same exact thing. I had dual volume thingamajigs and I deleted one of them. I also have dual monitors. I never attempted to disable the dual monitor system. I have another PC also...
  16. Thread: Compiz Fusion

    by choyak
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    [ubuntu] Compiz Fusion

    Well I just enabled the CUBE in Compiz Fusion and I have a dual monitor setup with twinview. I do not get a Cube, but an OCTAGON. It seems awesome though. On my other PC with dual monitors, I used...
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    [SOLVED] Re: Separate X Screen Help

    Thanks much for the tip of editing menus and adding 'gksu' to the command. This is very helpful not just for nVidia but Nautilus and other also so I can unlock arbitrarily locked directories on my...
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    Poll: Re: What is your age and what do you use ubuntu for?

    Age 45 and have Ubuntu on 2 PCs and 1 laptop. I am using less and less of what I call 'Bugdows' (windows) the Ubuntu can do virtually everything that I need. The only thing I needed Bugdows a few...
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    [ubuntu] Re: nvidia settings can't save to conf file

    Wow this was successful I am using Twinview in Karmic and I SAVED the conf in nvidia-config. I am so happy because every time I switched on the PC I had to enter in the nvidia repeatedly
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