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  1. Thread: Hello Montana

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    Sticky: Re: Hello Montana

    Bozeman here. Looking forward to some LUG meetings, etc.
  2. Thread: Ubuntu Virus

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    Re: Ubuntu Virus

    Yes and no. Viruses are just malicious programs that gain access to system files (that's a very generic statement). Pre-Vista Windows basically let everyone and their dog have administrative...
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    Re: Ubuntu users! Who are you?

    26 live in Boston, Mass. I work as .NET developer and I'm currently in the process of porting my company's application to Mono. Using Linux for about 3 years.
  4. Re: Where are you, where have you travelled and where would you like to go?

    I have lived in Utah, Wyoming, Italy, and now Boston, Massachusetts.
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    Poll: Re: Should Apple port iTunes to Linux?

    I voted no. There are better applications for Linux and why should we want an application that supports DRM when there are others?
  6. Thread: KDE v. GNOME

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    Re: KDE v. GNOME

    I agree with the previous post. In order to find something you like you should try them out. It's free and you'll learn quite a bit about each desktop environment.

    My preference is Gnome. But I...
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    Re: possible OpenGL prob with WoW

    Did you look at the links and follow their suggestions?

    If you are having problems with DX9 than maybe you could try using OpenGL. I use OpenGL when I play WoW and it runs great.
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    Re: possible OpenGL prob with WoW

    I don't know exactly what's going on but are you trying to run WoW in Wine with DirectX9? You should be able to force WoW to use OpenGL, which runs fairly well (it's what I use personally).

    Here...
  9. Re: [IDEA] Ubuntu with GNOME and KDE preinstalled

    I like the separation between KDE and Gnome. I'm not saying that you shouldn't do it, but I like how simple Gnome is when compared to KDE. KDE feels bulky to me. Therefore, my opinion, and...
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    Poll: Re: Ubuntu/Linux/Windows and Viruses/Malware

    As has probably been stated so many times above. The OS is only partially responsible for viruses/spyware/malware. It's easy to install a program and give it user privileges because it asks for it....
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    Re: Any C# programmers?

    C# is a great language for developers who just want to quickly write an application.

    I use it professionally and I can't say anything bad about it (expect that I must use it in a Windows...
  12. Re: say no to Microsoft Office format as an ISO standard

    XML is a standard that can be read by web browsers. If a public document is truly going to be public it should be available to people anywhere and the best way to do that is to publish it on the...
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    Re: Help! My WoW Died and I NEED it!

    If you look around on other forums you will find that the World of Warcraft installer is very moody. In fact, installation problems are so common they have a section dedicated to them on their...
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