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    [ubuntu] Re: How to make a program start on boot

    Thanks for this, I tried it but it says update-rc.d: /etc/init.d/mythtvbackend: file does not exist



    Thanks but you may have to expand for me please, I am a fair noob when it comes to these...
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    [ubuntu] How to make a program start on boot

    hi all,

    I would like my application "mythtvbackend" to start on boot, but I can't think what I need to do.

    I know it's not a "service" as such, as all I need to type is simply "mythbackend" So...
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    [lubuntu] Re: Can't see full desktop on HDMI TV

    Thank you for the help. All I needed to do was open the NVidia tool from the "start menu" and adjust resolution and underscan settings. :) Solved.
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    [lubuntu] Re: Can't see full desktop on HDMI TV

    hi, I have a HP Microserver, and a Nvidia Geforce 210 inside it, I don't have any over/underscan settings on the TV itsself so I'm hoping I Can resolve in software somehow.
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    [lubuntu] Can't see full desktop on HDMI TV

    Hi all,

    I can't work out how to fit the desktop on my TV screen properly, it hangs over each edge by quite a distance and is making (the already difficult) MythTV backend even more troublesome.
    ...
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    Re: Outputting EasyCap video to a stream

    thanks so much, i'll check out ffmpeg now.

    Regarding a "stream", maybe I have my terminology wrong, I was thinking that perhaps I can host the stream on the box which is capturing and just access...
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    Outputting EasyCap video to a stream

    Hi all,

    I'm looking for some help please on whether something is possible.

    I have this device

    http://i.ebayimg.com/00/s/NjAwWDYwMA==/z/rd0AAOSwBvNTnipF/$_3.JPG

    which takes phono from my...
  8. Connecting from outside network to all websites hosted on Ubuntu

    Hi all,

    I tried in vain to set up OpenVPN in an attempt to be able to SSH into my server and view private web pages it hosts from anywhere.

    What I did manage to do was get a public / private...
  9. Re: Trying to make all buttons on remote work, but irw won't work

    bump, no one has any advice for me please? IRW still doesn't work.
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    Re: How can I tell WHY a port is open

    I scanned it from my Android phone
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    Re: How can I tell WHY a port is open

    thank you very much, most helpful steeldriver. If you're interested, XBMC and Plex count for a hell of a lot of ports!
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    How can I tell WHY a port is open

    Hi all,

    I did a port scan on my ubuntu box and found a larger number of ports open than I would have expected, I know what some of them are but not others, is there a way to check what service is...
  13. Trying to make all buttons on remote work, but irw won't work

    Hi all,

    I have an Emprex 3009MRF WMC remote which works fine on my Ubuntu (3.5.0-22) but I want to add more keys.

    the guide I am following http://forum.xbmc.org/showthread.php?tid=104541 says...
  14. [ubuntu] Re: Moving data from NTFS to EXT3, what file attributes will be lost?

    thanks for the responses, I just attempted the same test as you with --preserve=all and it managed to retain the data I wanted (the EXIF tags on photos) so all is good, thanks again :)
  15. [ubuntu] Moving data from NTFS to EXT3, what file attributes will be lost?

    Hi all,

    I have a rare opportunity to grab all of the files from my NTFS storage drive and keep it temporarily somewhere else, so I want to reformat my storage to EXT3 however I am worried when I...
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    [SOLVED] Loss of network all of a sudden

    Hi all,

    Background to problem

    I use Ubuntu for my media centre (Actually XBMCBuntu if you are familiar) but all of a sudden on Friday I lost network connectivity on my HP Microserver N40L.
    ...
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    [ubuntu] Re: rca to usb adapter problems

    Hi, did you get anywhere with this? I am tempted to buy the exact same adapter
  18. [all variants] Re: HOW-TO: Connect Sixaxis to Ubuntu trough bluetooth mode

    Hi all, I am new here, and wondered if it was 100% essential to use the GUI to set up my PS3 remote for use over Bluetooth?

    I am using a window-manager-less version of Ubuntu (XBMC Live) and hence...
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